July 17, 2019

There Will Be Over 22 Million Cancer Survivors In The U.S. By 2030, Says New Report

The number of cancer survivors in the U.S. is set to boom by 2030 as new treatments and better screening and diagnosis boost numbers. A new […]
July 16, 2019

Sustained Virologic Response in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C and Liver Cancer

In Hong Kong, researchers found data from 49 studies that were conducted in 15 countries in patients with chronic hepatitis C and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) or […]
July 15, 2019

Firefighters battle occupational cancer

Since 2002, almost 2 out of 3 firefighters who died in the line of duty died of cancer, as today’s fires produce an ever-more toxic brew […]
July 12, 2019

Breast cancer drug could replace traditional chemotherapy for certain patients

A breast cancer drug with the potential to replace traditional chemotherapy is accelerating through clinical development. A breast cancer drug with the potential to replace traditional […]
July 11, 2019

The Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis Patients

Patients with ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease involving the colon need to be especially vigilant about screenings for colorectal cancer. These patients are at higher risk […]
July 10, 2019

A New Report Says More Americans Are Beating Cancer Than Ever. Is Our Healthcare System Ready?

According to estimates from the “Cancer Treatment and Survivorship Statistics, 2019,” cancer survivors are predicted to number over 22 million by 2030, and as survivors grow […]
July 9, 2019

Immunotherapy drug shows potential to cure advanced lung cancer

Keytruda helps many patients with lung cancer. In a new study including Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital researchers, the cancer immunotherapy drug pembrolizumab (Keytruda), […]