Northside partners on new mobile app to help cancer patients learn about treatment options

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Meet Linda. She is a five-year triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) survivor and is here to give advice to women diagnosed with TNBC. About 10 percent of women with breast cancer are diagnosed with TNBC, and African-American women are three-times more likely to have it. TNBC grows quickly and is harder to treat than other types …

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Northside Hospital Atlanta Completes New Eight-Story Patient Tower

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Northside Hospital has completed the first major expansion of its Atlanta campus in more than a decade with the opening of a new eight-story patient tower. The new 84-bed East Tower expands the hospital’s inpatient capacity from 537 to 621 and included more beds for pulmonary/thoracic, oncology, blood and marrow transplant and medical/surgical patients. This …

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Northside Hospital Cherokee enters agreement with Fannin Regional Hospital to offer inpatient maternity services

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Blue Ridge, GA- Northside Hospital Cherokee is expanding its presence in Fannin County with the opening of an OB/GYN physician practice on the campus of Fannin Regional Hospital. North Georgia OB/GYN Specialists and Drs. Angela Falany and Michael Hulse began seeing patients May 17 at their new office in the Burns Professional Building, 2855 Old …

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NEW NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL RESEARCH COULD IMPROVE SURVIVAL OUTCOMES FOR BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT PATIENT

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A clinical study recently conducted by Northside Hospital’s Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Program could give allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant patients a better chance for a cure. The study revealed new criteria for how physicians choose half-match (haploidentical) donors for patients who do not have a fully matched donor within their family. The BMT Program …

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