March 22, 2019

Early Detection Is Possible for Pancreatic Cancer 

We can help people at risk, but it is much more challenging if most people think that early detection and prevention are impossible. Pancreatic cancer has […]
March 21, 2019

Colon Cancer Screening Can Save Your Life

With colorectal cancer being found in an increasing number of younger adults, the pressure is on to screen millions more. Although I usually refrain from writing […]
March 20, 2019

How Does Cancer Kill You?

It’s a hard question to ask, but sometimes it’s necessary. Cancer is almost unspeakably awful, from the potential hardships of treatment to the prospect of leaving behind grieving loved […]
March 18, 2019

What to know about pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer begins in the tissues of your pancreas — an organ in your abdomen that lies horizontally behind the […] Pancreatic cancer begins in the tissues […]
March 15, 2019

I Beat Cancer at 26 — But I’ll Never Shake My Medical Debt 

Young cancer patients can face daunting cancer treatment debt. In 2015, Nathan B. was a typical 25-year-old, facing the same challenges as other millennials. He’d just […]
March 14, 2019

Living With Cancer: Inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer — understanding the connection

Inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer You may be worried about the connection between inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer. […] Inflammatory bowel disease and colon […]
March 13, 2019

FDA approves first immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer

The US Food and Drug Administration granted its first approval to an immunotherapy regimen for breast cancer, the agency announced Friday. The drug, Genentech’s Tecentriq, was […]