In this podcast, Dr. Norah Lynn Henry discusses new research and updates presented at the 2021 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) in early-stage breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer, and lymphedema.
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Diah Martina describes what cancer care is like in Indonesia, including the prevalence of advanced cancer in the country and how the government is working to improve access to cancer care, including palliative care.
As solar panels become increasingly more common across the country, some people worry that the increase in radiation or exposure to certain materials used to make solar panels could cause cancer. In this post, learn what the research says about solar energy and cancer risk.
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the disparities that exist in cancer clinical trials and how cancer care providers are working to address the barriers to participation in clinical trials for minority populations.
In this podcast, 4 experts discuss the first-ever targeted therapies approved for people with non-small cell lung cancer with an epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) exon 20 insertion mutation, including how they work and what they mean for people with this type of cancer.
Dr. Ann Meredith Garcia Trinidad discusses why it can be dangerous to rely on medical information you find online, why the internet cannot replace interactions with your health care team, and how to find reliable medical resources online.
In this “Cancer in My Community” post, Dr. Melvin Chua shares what cancer is like in Singapore, including the advancements in cancer care that have been made in the last decade in the country and how people in Singapore receive treatment.
In this month’s “From the Editor in Chief” column, Dr. Jyoti Patel discusses the benefits of using a patient portal during cancer and how people with cancer and survivors can use their patient portal more effectively.
Dr. Francisco Cartujano explains the tobacco-related disparities that exist among Latino people, including why these disparities exist, what research is being done to reduce them, and where to find help with quitting smoking.
In this “Spotlight On” post, Dr. Alix Sleight describes the role of occupational therapists on the cancer care team, including how they help people with cancer and how to make the most of your visits with your occupational therapist.