Posts Tagged ‘Bruce B Dan MD’

Bruce Dan, MD Cancer Blog – 4 Tips to Help Whip Doctors and Nurses into Shape

Monday, May 10, 2010 14:11 2 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Part II
In Part I of my blog, “Bruce Dan, MD Blogs About His Cancer Treatment”, and I highlighted areas where Dr. Dan shows humor, strength and resolve.
Part II addresses issues that Dr. Dan observes firsthand that affect patient care.
Dr. Dan offers his observations and I offer some simple tips to […]

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Bruce Dan, MD Blogs About His Cancer Treatment

Monday, May 3, 2010 12:57 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
For Health Consumers and Medical Professionals

Heartfelt accounts of cancer treatment documented with humor
Part  I

“I must say, good-naturedly, that the physicians and nurses are reluctant to give you an exact answer to a question.  It’s always, “It depends.”  I realize that things vary, but if a Martian came to earth and […]

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H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccine Follow-up: Our Reader Writes…

Monday, December 14, 2009 14:41 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Ms. Parker writes:
“Thank you again for your answers, you have been so very helpful in my decision to get vaccinated against swine flu. I am proud to say I received the vaccine a few days ago and everything was absolutely fine, I had no side effects at all. I am […]

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H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccine Questions Continue: Should you get it if you have asthma, cancer or diabetes?

Wednesday, December 9, 2009 19:31 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Our Healthin30.com readers continue to have questions and concerns regarding the H1N1 swine flu vaccine.
Our medical expert, Bruce B. Dan, MD, infectious disease specialist, addresses our readers questions and concerns regarding the H1N1 swine flu vaccine.
Healthin30 Reader
Ms.Parker writes:
“I am a 21yr old female and I have only seasonal asthma that […]

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H1N1 Flu Vaccine Questions and Concerns Continue on Thimerosal and Pregnancy

Monday, November 9, 2009 8:45 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Information on the H1N1 swine flu vaccine continues to mount, and questions linger.
In a recent post, H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccine Fears Addressed – Single vs. Multi-Dose, Adjuvants, Thimerosal and More, Bruce B. Dan, MD, a specialist in infectious diseases, answered a series of questions related to the H1N1 flu vaccine.
Our […]

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