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Posted: Feb 16, 2018

Ask an Expert: Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

A Q&A with SMH Family Nurse Practictioner Maggie Tabano, ARNP

To learn more about Human Papillomavirus (HPV), the HPV vaccine and cervical cancer, we reached out to SMH Family Nurse Practitioner Maggi Tabano, ARNP. 
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Posted: Feb 6, 2018

Can DNA Predict Your Cancer Risk?

By Nicole Wood, SMH’s board-certified genetic counselor

Have you ever wondered, “What are the chances that I’ll get cancer?” How do you know whether cancer “runs in the family” or stems from other factors like aging, lifestyle or the environment? Genetic testing can help answer these questions.
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Posted: Feb 4, 2018

Video: Meet SMH's Breast Cancer Navigator

Meet SMH Breast Cancer Nurse Navigator Veronica Martinez, who helps guide our patients on their cancer journeys. 
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Posted: Feb 4, 2018

Lung Cancer Screening Video Q&A

What is lung cancer screening? How does it work? Who should get screened? Find out in this video Q&A with SMH's lung cancer screening specialist. 

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Posted: Feb 4, 2018

Quit Smoking: How & Why, a Video Q&A

Did you know that 1 out of every 2 smokers will die a smoking-related death? SMH Pulmonary Disease specialist Dr. Kirk Voelker tells us how to quit smoking & where to find free help in this video Q&A.
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