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The New York Times: These sisters with sickle cell had devastating, and preventable, strokes

Melissa Frei-Jones, MD, Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, was interviewed for this article about two young sisters from San Antonio who are both living with sickle cell and suffered strokes.

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Miami Herald: Hispanics have much higher death rates in certain cancers. A study is trying to change that

Amelie Ramirez, DrPH, MPH, Institute for Health Promotion Research and Salud America!, is quoted in this article about a new $9.8 million study focused on the Latino cancer survivorship journey.

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News 4: Colorectal cancer screening changes

Alicia Logue, MD, colon and rectal cancer surgery specialist at the Mays Cancer Center, explains why the age change for screening is important in the fight against colon and rectal cancers.

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