H Texas Magazine Honors Dr. Mark A. D’Andrea as One of “Houston’s Top Doctors” in Radiation Oncology

H Texas Magazine Honors Dr. Mark A. D’Andrea as One of “Houston’s Top Doctors” in Radiation Oncology

Whenever Dr. Mark A. D’Andrea is in the news, it’s always a good thing. For the fourth consecutive year he is honored by H Magazine as one of the “Houston’s Top Doctors” of the city. Houston is a bustling and innovative metropolis, and is known as of the top cities for advanced medical treatments in […]

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Healthy Zucchini-Ricotta Pizza

Healthy Zucchini-Ricotta Pizza

Let’s Get Healthy! It’s hard to maintain a healthy diet in today’s world. We are often too busy and look for quick fixes when it comes to meals. There is all too often a fast food restaurant within a stone’s throw from us. We need to remember that while fast food may be a quick […]

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I have cancer. What do I do now?

I have cancer. What do I do now?

Choosing a physician can often be a daunting task. Who do you choose? Where do you go? Fighting cancer diagnosis is much easier when you find a doctor with whom you have an instant rapport. At University Cancer Centers, not only are there doctors who care, but who are also are award winning radiation oncologists. Dr. […]

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What is Chemotherapy?

What is Chemotherapy?

Many people hear the word “Chemotherapy” and are immediately intimidated. Receiving a cancer diagnosis for many is hard, and sometimes patients who don’t completely understand how chemotherapy affects the body may be scared about the treatment that follows. It is important to be as educated as possible when it comes to your cancer and treatment […]

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The 411 on Biological Therapy

The 411 on Biological Therapy

Biological therapy is a type of cancer treatment that focuses on using the patient’s immune system to kill cancer cells. It is currently only available in clinical trials and is an active area of cancer research. Also called biological response modifier therapy, bio-therapy and BRM therapy, advances in medicine are allowing researchers to fight cancer […]

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University Cancer Centers Recipes and Tips for Cancer Prevention

University Cancer Centers Recipes and Tips for Cancer Prevention

Nutrition is important, and no one knows that better than the staff and doctors at University Cancer Centers. The University Cancer Centers blog offers patients a variety of cancer preventative recipes that are heart healthy, nutritious, and in many ways a great way to prevent cancer. Unfortunately, in some cases, cancer can’t be prevented, but […]

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