The American Cancer Society has honored Hyman B. Muss, MD, director of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Geriatric Oncology Program, with a prestigious national award that recognizes providers who show compassion and dedication beyond the call of duty.
A study led by a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher has found that, despite a North Carolina law banning their purchase by minors and requiring online vendors to verify customer age, teens can easily buy electronic cigarettes online.
UNC Lineberger’s Comprehensive Cancer Support Program (CCSP) is a multidisciplinary program dedicated to helping patients and their caregivers with cancer treatment, recovery and survivorship. Based in the Patient and Family Resource Center at the N.C. Cancer Hospital, the CCSP offers services ranging from patient education and financial assistance to yoga and massage.
In this video, you will meet a multidisciplinary team of UNC Lineberger oncologists who are working together to not only extend breast cancer care across the state, but also to deliver the highest level of individualized care to each patient.
A woman’s first thought when diagnosed with cervical cancer is about survival. For some, they immediately have a second thought – Will I still be able to have kids? Meet two women who were given the option of a fertility preserving surgery at UNC Lineberger. Now, they're not only cancer survivors – but young moms as well.