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March 30, 2021 ASCO Staff
Be The Match, the national bone marrow transplant registry, needs people of different racial and ethnic backgrounds to volunteer as donors. Learn why having diversity in the registry is important, what disparities exist, and how to sign up. Read More
March 25, 2021 ASCO Staff
In this post, learn where the misconception of microwaves causing cancer came from, how microwaves are regulated to help prevent leakage and keep consumers safe, and how to microwave your food safely. Read More
March 24, 2021 Martha Carlson
In this post, metastatic breast cancer survivor Martha Carlson shares why searching for the right primary care physician during cancer was so important for her and how this doctor helps her understand and address her overall health. Read More
March 23, 2021 Mona Hassan, MD
Dr. Mona Hassan describes what cancer care is like in Lebanon, including the significant disparities in cancer care between Lebanese people and refugees in the country. Read More
March 18, 2021 ASCO Staff
A biopsy is a valuable procedure for diagnosing and treating cancer. But some people may worry that a biopsy could lead to the cancer spreading. In this post, we discuss how this idea started, and why the benefits of biopsies outweigh the risks. Read More

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