January 29, 2016

FDA clears cold cap to save hair during breast cancer chemo

Chemotherapy causes hair loss as a side effect for many cancer patients. A cooling cap might help retain hair. Hair loss is one of the most despised side […]
January 29, 2016

Improving Your Odds for Cervical Health

January 28, 2016

Quick Treatment Saves Women With Breast Cancer

Chances of survival improve in women with breast cancer who get surgery and chemotherapy more quickly. Women with breast cancer may have better survival odds if they […]
January 27, 2016

False Alarm Mammograms May Still Signal Higher Breast Cancer Risk

Women with abnormal mammograms who have  negative results from follow up tests are still at somewhat higher risk of breast cancer in the next 10 years. Women who have an […]
January 26, 2016

Traveling with cancer: 7 tips to maximize safety – and fun

A cancer patient shares tips on how to travel while undergoing cancer treatment. When she was younger, before the kids came along, Cindy Howard was a […]
January 25, 2016

Cost and Value 

Dr. Stephen Vogt’s BioBlog Where does the true value of cancer treatment lie? Oncology experts grapple with this important question, with one of the more recent […]
January 25, 2016

Young Adult Cancer: How to Avoid Misdiagnosis

It’s easy to dismiss troubling symptoms, since many people believe that cancer doesn’t happen often in young people. Yet it is the leading cause of disease-related […]