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Cancer Answers is hosted by Dr. Anees Chagpar, Associate Professor of Surgical Oncology and Director of The Breast Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven Hospital, and Dr. Francine Foss, Professor of Medical Oncology. The show features a guest cancer specialist who will share the most recent advances in cancer therapy and respond to listeners questions. Myths, facts and advances in cancer diagnosis and treatment are discussed, with a different focus eachweek. Nationally acclaimed specialists in various types of cancer research, diagnosis, and treatment discuss common misconceptions about the disease and respond to questions from the community.Listeners can submit questions to be answered on the program at canceranswers@yale.edu or by leaving a message at (888) 234-4YCC. As a resource, archived programs from 2006 through the present are available in both audio and written versions on the Yale Cancer Center website.

Tips on Animal Care: Lyme, Ticks, and Fleas

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Barking, fleas, Lyme disease, pet food, biting, housebreaking, shyness, pet insurance, animal rescue. Top flight advice from vet Dr. Todd Friedland. Don't miss his adventures with animals of all kinds.

Today we focus on Lyme, ticks, flea prevention, the raw food diet, and relaxation music for your pets. 

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You can read more about this spring's Lyme disease risks here.

Join the conversation by email, on Twitter, or on Facebook.

GUESTS:

  • Dr. Todd Friedland is Chief of Staff and Veterinarian  at North Windham Animal Hospital
  • Janet Marlow is a composer and co-founder of Pet Acoustics.

MUSIC:

  • “Gne Gne,” Montefiori Cocktail
  • “Love Dog,” TV on the Radio
  • “Black Cat,” Janet Jackson
  • “Space Dog,” Tori Amos

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