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#A-122 New Advances Against Cancer

Two of the country’s leading clinicians and researchers will join us to discuss the latest advances in preventing, diagnosis and treating cancer. We’ll discuss the latest finding about aspirin vs. breast cancer as well as the controversial findings that the PSA test may not be as good a predictor of prostate cancer as people had hoped. We will also find out about new drugs such as Gleevec, Iressa, Avastin and Velcade. Guests: Kim Lyerly,MD, Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center Sheldon Earp, MD, UNC Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Joe Graedon is a pharmacologist who has dedicated his career to making drug information understandable to consumers. His best-selling book, The People’s Pharmacy, was published in 1976 and led to a syndicated newspaper column, syndicated public radio show and web site. In 2006, Long Island University awarded him an honorary doctorate as “one of the country's leading drug experts for the consumer.”.
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