In this podcast, Dr. Abby Rosenberg shares what parents of children with cancer should know about pediatric palliative and supportive care, including what it is, what to expect from it, and how it helps provide support to children with cancer and their families.
2023 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up: Progress in Preventing Melanoma Recurrence and Improving Equity in Cancer Care
In this podcast, 2 Cancer.Net Associate Editors discuss new research presented at the 2023 ASCO Annual Meeting about preventing melanoma recurrence and reducing cancer disparities.
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Vivian Paintsil discusses what cancer care is like in Ghana for children, including the common delays in treatment, cancer signs and symptoms parents should look out for, and how to access care.
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Karina Senyase Zamarripa Martinez describes what cancer is like for children in Mexico, including what drew her to pediatric oncology, the challenges patients face in receiving timely care, and local resources available for support.
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Jazmin Servin discusses what childhood cancer is like in Paraguay, including why she chose a career in pediatric oncology, the barriers that exist to caring for children with cancer in Paraguay, and how families can get support.
The ASCO Annual Meeting is being held June 2 to 6, and here is some of the notable research that will be presented today. Topics include treatment for anemia related to myelodysplastic syndromes, pembrolizumab for advanced cervical cancer, surgery options for early pancreatic cancer, weight loss in breast cancer survivorship, the effect of Medicare expansion on racial disparities, and collaborating across borders to help children with leukemia.
Survivor Ann Graham shares what it was like being an adult diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a cancer most commonly found in children and teens, and how the diagnosis led her to finding a new purpose in life.
A study from China published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology has shown that CAR T-cell therapy that targets CD19 and CD22 is effective at treating recurrent or refractory acute lymphoblastic leukemia in children.
2022 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up: New Research in Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, and Childhood Cancers
In this podcast, 3 Cancer.Net Associate Editors discuss new research presented at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting in non-small cell lung cancer, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Ewing sarcoma, and neuroblastoma.
2022 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up: New Research in Head and Neck Cancer, Brain Tumors, and Health Equity
In this podcast, 3 Cancer.Net Associate Editors discuss new research presented at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting in head and neck cancer, brain tumors, and health equity.