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Fiducial Markers Support Image-Guided Radiation Therapy

Fiducial markers can help improve radiation treatment for some gastrointestinal patients. Gastroenterologists in Moffitt's Gastrointestinal Oncology Program are utilizing endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), to insert and place fiducial markers in tumors to support in image-guided radiation therapy. Read More


Eddie Money Diagnosed with Esophageal Cancer

The legendary rocker made the announcement on his reality TV show Read More


Markers Make Radiation Treatments Shorter and Easier

When patient Howard Curd was told he would need radiation treatment for his esophageal cancer, he feared the worst. Read More


April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month 

More than 17,500 new cases of esophageal cancer will be diagnosed this year. Read More


Feeling Lucky?

Are you testing the luck of the Irish by toasting St. Patrick with a pint of emerald ale? Read More


There’s No Sugar Coating It: Sugary Soft Drinks Linked to Cancer

You may want to think twice before pouring yourself another glass of soda. The sweet drink has been linked to cancer. Read More


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Eddie Money Diagnosed with Esophageal Cancer

The legendary rocker made the announcement on his reality TV show Read More


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Markers Make Radiation Treatments Shorter and Easier

When patient Howard Curd was told he would need radiation treatment for his esophageal cancer, he feared the worst. Read More


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April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month 

More than 17,500 new cases of esophageal cancer will be diagnosed this year. Read More


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Feeling Lucky?

Are you testing the luck of the Irish by toasting St. Patrick with a pint of emerald ale? Read More


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Fanny's Story: I Have a Strong Spirit

"My friend pushed me really hard to come here, and even recommended a specific doctor for me. We are really grateful to her for recommending Moffitt," says Fanny. Read More


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Scott's Story: 'I Still Get Emotional When I Come Here'

Scott was first diagnosed with esophageal cancer in October 2015. We had a chance to sit down him and ask about his experiences at Moffitt. Read More


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Barrett’s Esophagus and the Risk of Esophageal Cancer

We spoke with Dr. Jose Pimiento, a surgical oncologist in the Gastrointestinal Oncology Program, to discuss risk factors, symptoms and treatment for esophageal cancer and Barrett’s Esophagus. Read More


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April Is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month – Learn to Protect Yourself

As with most types of cancer, esophageal cancer that is detected early usually has more treatment options than when it is detected later. Read More


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92-Year-Old Celebrates Last Round of Radiation with Sweet Sound of Success

The musical melodies of sleigh bells, church bells and school bells don’t resonate like the sweet symphony of a bell ringing in Moffitt’s radiation department. Read More


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Infographic: What Happens to Your Body When You Quit Smoking

Thinking about kicking the habit but think it’s too late? Quitting at any age can give back years to your life. Read More


COMMUNITY OF COURAGE

STORIES TO INSPIRE YOU ON YOUR JOURNEY THROUGH CANCER