Alexandra Vitale shares what it has been like living with von Hippel-Lindau disease since age 5, how she coped with receiving multiple cancer diagnoses, and how joining a clinical trial and trying a new treatment helped her find hope.
Cancer survivor William S. Laird shares what it was like being diagnosed with appendiceal cancer, how he navigated multiple cancer surgeries and recurrences, and how he’s learned to move forward while living with cancer indefinitely.
What to Know About Treatment Options Before and After Surgery for Early-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
In this podcast, Dr. Charu Aggarwal and Dr. Ryan Gentzler discuss what people with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer should know about treatment options before and after lung surgery, including what to consider when weighing treatment options and questions to ask the health care team.
Dr. Richard A. Larson describes what people with cancer should know about blood transfusions, including why a blood transfusion might be needed during cancer, the different types of transfusions, what to expect during a transfusion, and possible side effects.
Cancer survivor Jeff Stewart shares what he decided to do to give himself the best chances of making the most of his time after his diagnosis, including why he chose to follow his oncologist’s treatment recommendations and the importance of avoiding misleading information during cancer.
In this podcast, 3 members of the Cancer.Net Editorial Board discuss new research presented at the 2023 ASCO Annual Meeting in non-small cell lung cancer, small cell lung cancer, and mesothelioma.
Leukemia survivor Lewis Christie shares what it was like undergoing 2 bone marrow transplants to treat his cancer, the challenges he faced during recovery, and how his life has changed after transplant.
2023 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up: Progress in Treating Breast Cancer, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, and Brain Tumors
In this podcast, 3 Cancer.Net Associate Editors discuss new research presented at the 2023 ASCO Annual Meeting in breast cancer, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, brain tumors, and von Hippel-Lindau syndrome.
Maintenance Therapy Delays Cancer Growth for People With Advanced or Recurrent Uterine Cancer: The ASCO Plenary Series
Read research from the July 2023 session of the ASCO Plenary Series, which highlights a study evaluating a potential maintenance therapy option for people with advanced or recurrent TP53 wild-type endometrial cancer.
In this post, nurse practitioner Jennifer Jacky and Dr. Cristina Rodriguez discuss what people with cancer should know about taking opioids for cancer-related pain, including why opioids might be recommended and common concerns people have around taking opioids.