Prostate cancer patient advocate Alvin Chin describes how his experiences in Chicago satisfied his “sweet tooth” for relevant and important cancer information.
Research Highlights on Immunotherapy for Melanoma and Cervical Cancer From the 2014 ASCO Annual Meeting
Activating and amplifying the body’s immune response to cancer is an exciting area of research. See how it is being used to better treat advanced or high-risk melanoma and cervical cancer in these four studies presented in Chicago today.
Get highlights of four pivotal studies that reveal new ways to optimize commonly used chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and newer targeted drugs, and answer critical questions about the effectiveness of two common treatment regimens for advanced colorectal cancer.
Learn more about four studies that show the potential of new targeted therapies for advanced ovarian, lung, and thyroid cancers and chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
New Strategies to Improve Quality of Life for Patients, Survivors, and Caregivers From the 2014 ASCO Annual Meeting
Researchers are continuing to find new ways to reduce the side effects of treatment and improve quality of life. Get highlights of five studies presented today at the ASCO Annual Meeting.
Get highlights of five studies showing promise in novel targeted therapies, cancer prevention, and patient care that will be presented at ASCO’s 50th Annual Meeting.
Food safety is important for people who are receiving or recovering from cancer treatment. To help prevent serious foodborne illness, here is a list of high-risk foods.
When you no longer need a medication, it is important to get rid of it as safely as possible. Here are three ways to dispose of unused or partially empty prescriptions.
Architecture isn't a cure for cancer; however, the design of a physical environment can affect quality of life and recuperation. Learn about the influence of evidence-based design and how to create a restorative environment in your own home.
There are many pills, powders, creams, and herbs available on the Internet that claim to treat or even cure cancer. What can you believe? And what are the red flags to watch out for?