risk factors

November 7, 2017 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Dr. Noelle LoConte discusses a recent statement from the American Society of Clinical Oncology that covers the link between drinking alcohol and developing cancer. Read More >>
October 25, 2017 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
The results of ASCO’s first National Cancer Opinion Survey have been released, and it shows that Americans are taking action to lower their cancer risk. But many still don’t know about some of the leading causes of cancer. Read More >>
October 12, 2017 · Cathy D. Meade, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Clement K. Gwede, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
Did you know that scientists can use samples from our bodies to learn more about cancer and how to treat it? These samples are called biospecimens, and people can donate them to help make progress in cancer research regardless of whether they have cancer. Read More >>
August 24, 2017 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
A study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology compared HPV vaccination rates in adolescents and young adults with and without cancer. They found that survivors have lower vaccination rates than those without a history of cancer. Read More >>
June 15, 2017 · Argyris Magoulas
People with cancer have higher risks of serious food-related illness from bacteria when temperatures rise. Learn how to prevent infections during warm days. Read More >>

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