side effects

February 14, 2018 · Laura Porter, MD
ASCO and NCCN have worked together to help clinicians and patients identify and treat the side effects of immunotherapy before they become dangerous. Doctor and patient advocate Laura Porter describes what to watch out for if you’re taking an immune checkpoint inhibitor, a type of immunotherapy, for cancer. Read More >>
Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research. A primary care and oncology collaboration.
February 12, 2018 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
The 2018 Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research will address key issues in promoting well-being in people who have finished active cancer treatment, covering topics such as exercise, follow-up care in young adult survivors, and better support for sexual problems. Read More >>
American Society of Clinical Oncology; Clinical Cancer Advances 2018: ASCO's Annual Report on Progress Against Cancer
January 30, 2018 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
The 2018 Clinical Cancer Advances report of the American Society of Clinical Oncology has crowned an adoptive cell immunotherapy as its Advance of the Year. What is this innovative cancer treatment? What are the risks and benefits? Read More >>
January 25, 2018 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Dr. Erica Mayer reviews research highlights from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. New insights into hormone therapy, targeted therapy, joint stiffness, and fertility preservation are covered. Read More >>
January 3, 2018 · Charlotte Caldwell, ASCO Staff
Many cancer treatments can cause hair loss (alopecia). Talking with your health care team, learning about resources and programs, and finding support in your community can help you cope with hair loss. Read More >>

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