Category: Living with NETs

About NETRF

The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) is the leading private funder of research into causes and treatments of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) to improve and extend the lives of those living with NETs.

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Staying Safe from the Flu

Living with cancer increases your risk for complications from influenza (“flu”). If you have cancer now, have had cancer in the past, or live with

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A Great Day for a Victory Lap

Almost 2 years after his NET diagnosis, Maros Felsen organizes and runs a 5K neuroendocrine cancer fundraiser. He’s proof for all that you can lead an active, meaningful, and successful life with neuroendocrine cancer.

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Steven Arrowsmith holding baby
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Another Chance at Happiness

Challenging what life is like with NETs. Steven Arrowsmith, MD, travels the globe to treat and train others in childbirth injury surgery while living with a small bowel neuroendocrine tumor.

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NETRF launches NETWise podcast

Physicians discuss the basics of NET diagnosis, classification, and progression. Particular attention is paid to the frequency of misdiagnosis. Two patients share their stories of delayed NET diagnosis and treatment due to the misidentification of symptoms.

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Traveling with cancer. Retired couple in front of cruise ship holding map
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Travel Tips for Cancer Patients

Neuroendocrine cancer patients traveling for pleasure, business, or cancer treatment, may need to consider a few extra details to ensure travel goes smoothly. These travel

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