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Grace Suh

Grace Suh M.D.

Medical Reviewer

Dr. Grace Suh is a medical oncologist with expertise in treatment of adult patients diagnosed with cancer. She attended Yale University, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry. She received her medical degree at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Suh trained in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Yale-New Haven Hospital, where she was a clinical instructor of medicine. She pursued fellowship training at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. At M.D. Anderson, Dr. Suh was recognized for her translational research with awards from American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) as well as numerous grants and awards for clinical and translational research. Dr. Suh has devoted her career to taking care of patients afflicted by cancer as faculty members of Indiana University health system and the University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center. She has co-authored several book chapters on molecular aspects of cancer biology and has served as a co-investigator on numerous clinical trials throughout her career.

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Living With

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Treatment

Important: Metastatic Melanoma Follow-Up Care

Follow-up care after metastatic melanoma treatment includes skin exams, imaging, screenings for other cancers, management of side effects, and sun protection.

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Complications

Fighting Opioid Dependency After Stomach Cancer

Some cancer patients survive treatment, only to become dependent on opioids. Here's the story of one man who experienced exactly that — and with help from all sides, battled through.

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Lifestyle

Working Out with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

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Complications

How Head and Neck Cancer Can Impact Sleep

Did you know head and neck cancer symptoms and treatments can cause issues with your sleep? Here’s what you should know.

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Newly Diagnosed

9 Things to Know If You’re Diagnosed with Kidney Cancer

Most people don't know a lot about kidney cancer, which can make a diagnosis even scarier. We've got the facts—and the what-to-do-nows—that can give you the perspective you need.

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Symptoms

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: Recognizing the Symptoms

Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma symptoms like fatigue, chills, and swollen glands are easy to mistake for minor ailments, but get a checkup if they persist.

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Complications

What Should You Know About the Rare—But Severe—Side Effects of Adjuvant Therapy for Melanoma

Adjuvant therapy for melanoma can help prevent a recurrence of the serious skin cancer—but there's the potential for life-threatening side effects. Learn the symptoms and how to protect yourself.

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Nutrition

Eat to Beat Breast Cancer

A healthy diet can go a long way in lowering your risk of breast cancer. We've got the latest nutrition advice anyone can follow (even you!).

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Tests

A Guide to Endometrial Cancer Diagnosis

Learn the basics about this type of uterine cancer is diagnosed and staged, including types of tests.