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Sentinel node biopsy: visiting my colleagues at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York

This week I visited New York to spend a few days with my colleagues at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC).

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What uterine bleeding is abnormal?

Here's a breakdown of reasons for abnormal bleeding and what to do if something's off.

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Is endometriosis a risk factor for ovarian cancer?

I often get asked to what degree endometriosis is causing ovarian cancer.

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The Battle is back

Preparations have begun for The Battle 2018 Friday 16 March - a beach volleyball competition raising funds for the women diagnosed with gynaecological cancers.

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Exercise can prevent cervical cancer

Physical inactivity has been associated with a higher risk of cervical cancer, as found in a U.S study.

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Should I be worried about late-onset menopause?

At what age do you expect menopause to occur? How does it affect your health and cancer risk?

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Lymphoedema following gynaecological cancer treatment

Lymphoedema is common after gynaecological cancers. Lymphoedema is the accumulation of excessive amounts of fluid resulting in swelling, most commonly in the arms or legs, but can also occur in...

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Hysterectomy and its impact on pelvic floor function

Last week at the European Society of Gynaecological Oncology Congress in Vienna I shared some exciting new research with some 3000 colleagues from all parts of the world on the...

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How well informed do women feel about hysterectomy options?

A new study helps us to understand how women form decisions about the surgical approach to hysterectomy.

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Reduced pregnancy rates among cancer survivors

Females who survive cancer are 38% less likely to fall pregnant, new research has revealed.

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