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Lab Week 2016 at Minnesota Oncology

  • May 18, 2016

By Alexia Hansen,  MLS(ASCP)CM Manager of Laboratory Services, Minnesota Oncology It wasn’t because of construction that our labs sported yellow tape last month; it was national…

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Six Minnesota Oncology Nurses Named 2016 Outstanding Nurses Awards Finalists

  • May 18, 2016

Six Minnesota Oncology nurses were named finalists in three different categories of Mpls.St. Paul Magazine's 2016 Outstanding Nurses Awards. This year marks the fifth year of the Outstanding…

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Survivorship: Life during and after cancer treatment

  • May 17, 2016

by Sarah Jax, AOCNP sur•vi•vor  (noun)              “One who remains alive and continues to function during and after overcoming a serious…

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Food Safety and Cancer Treatment

  • May 17, 2016

by Tracie Swearingen, RD, CSO, LD One of a cancer patient’s first questions to the Dietitian or their provider is, “Do I need to avoid any foods during my treatment?” In general,…

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Minnesota Oncology Welcomes New Social Worker

  • April 14, 2016

Minnesota Oncology is pleased to announce that Nicole Reitsma, LGSW, has joined our practice. Nicole will be providing social work services to patients at our Coon Rapids, Fridley, Edina, Minneapolis…

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Minnesota Oncology Introduces Sexual Health Program

  • April 14, 2016

Both during and after cancer treatment, you may notice physical and emotional changes in the way you feel about your body and about sex. This is a common reaction to treatments such as chemotherapy,…