• MAY 15, 2015
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    National Cancer Survivors Day – Hope Grows Here!

    Our patients are invited to celebrate QMA’s annual Cancer Survivors Day Celebration on Wednesday, June 10th – our theme this year is “Hope Grows Here”. Each patient / survivor will receive a beautiful flower pot with a succulent plant already inside it. This plant will symbolize the continuous growth of hope we offer our patients

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    • MAY 5, 2015
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    May is Lupus Awareness Month

    What is lupus*? Lupus is a chronic, inflammatory, multi-system disorder of the immune system. In lupus, the body develops antibodies that react against the person’s own normal tissue. Lupus is thus an autoimmune disease. These antibodies are markers for lupus, and are one indicator of many immune system abnormalities that lead to clinical manifestations. The

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    • MAY 1, 2015
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    May Is Melanoma & Skin Cancer Awareness Month

    May Is Melanoma & Skin Cancer Awareness Month

    Do you know the ABCDEs of Melanoma? A – Asymmetrical Shape* Melanoma lesions are often irregular, or not symmetrical, in shape. Benign moles are usually symmetrical.   B – Border Typically, non-cancerous moles have smooth, even borders. Melanoma lesions usually have irregular borders that are difficult to define.   C – Color The presence of

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