Flu germs can be easily passed from one person to another without even realizing it. So, whether you have the flu or have potentially been exposed to it, you’ll want to take preventive measures to help prevent the spread of flu germs. This is especially important for those who are around cancer patients, who are among the most vulnerable to the flu infection. Learn more: https://www.mdanderson.org/flu
At MD Anderson, we understand how hard it can be to choose a hospital for cancer treatment. Listen to these MD Anderson patients as they describe their diagnosis and treatment, and why ultimately they chose MD Anderson for our leading expertise, cutting-edge research, and patient support and education.
Prevention is a cornerstone of MD Anderson’s approach to eliminating cancer. You can reduce your risk and your family’s risk for cancer by making healthy lifestyle choices, getting screened and vaccinating your children.
"Hold on. Be strong. Can you feel it getting better?"
These words are the chorus of the original song "Hold On, " written and performed by Greg Lizee, Ph.D., associate professor in MD Anderson's Melanoma Medical Oncology department. The song's message is simple: Hope. It's about positivity, patience and faith -- faith that things will get better. You have to hold on through the bad times to reach the good.