colorectal cancer

March 13, 2018
Jeffrey A. Meyerhardt, MD, MPH, FASCO

What You Need to Know About Colorectal Cancer

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Being diagnosed with colorectal cancer can be scary and confusing. Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, an expert in colorectal cancer, describes the 4 questions that any newly diagnosed patient should ask.

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February 16, 2018
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

Research on Quality of Life for Cancer Survivors

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In this podcast, Cancer.Net Specialty Editor Dr. Timothy Gilligan discusses some of the quality-of-life research featured at the 2018 Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research.

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November 7, 2017
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

Did You Know Drinking Alcohol Increases Cancer Risk?

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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.

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2017 ASCO Annual Meeting. #ASCO17
June 4, 2017
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

ASCO Annual Meeting 2017: Symptom Reporting Extends Lives, Shorter Chemotherapy for Some Colon Cancer Patients, and Targeted Therapy in BRCA-Related Breast Cancer

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Oncology professionals from around the globe are in Chicago for the ASCO Annual Meeting. Research released today covers how using a web-based system to report symptoms helps patients live longer, a shorter schedule of chemotherapy can be an option for certain people with colon cancer, and a targeted therapy may slow the growth of BRCA-related breast cancer.

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2017 ASCO Annual Meeting. #ASCO17
June 3, 2017
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

ASCO Annual Meeting 2017: News on Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, TRK Fusion Protein Inhibition, Using Blood Tests to Screen for Cancer, and Genomic Testing

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Oncology professionals from around the globe are in Chicago for the ASCO Annual Meeting. Research highlights from today include pregnancy after breast cancer, abiraterone for prostate cancer, a new medication that targets a rare genetic abnormality, new blood test technology for cancer screening, and genomic testing.

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February 21, 2017
Lindsay Dudbridge, ASCO staff

Highlights from the 2017 Clinical Immuno-Oncology Symposium

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At the 2017 Clinical Immuno-Oncology Symposium, new research will be presented on the link between gut bacteria and immunotherapy for melanoma and the impact of tumor location in predicting survival from colorectal cancer.

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2017 Clinical Cancer Advances
February 1, 2017
Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff

Immunotherapy 2.0: The 2017 Clinical Cancer Advance of the Year

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The 2017 Clinical Cancer Advances report of the American Society of Clinical Oncology has announced that the Advance of the Year is Immunotherapy 2.0. Why 2.0? Because the role of immunotherapy in cancer care is expanding, and oncologists are learning how to use it more effectively.

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