February 28, 2019

Immunotherapy can be effective in treating people with recurrent glioblastoma

A UCLA-led study suggests that for people with recurrent glioblastoma, administering an immunotherapy drug before surgery is more effective than using the drug afterward. A UCLA-led […]
February 27, 2019

Some Primary Care Doctors Not Prepared to Help with Cancer Treatment Decisions

Research has shown patients are discussing initial cancer treatment options with their primary care doctors. And now a new study finds that a significant number of […]
February 26, 2019

Mayo Clinic Minute: Why cancer patients should stop smoking

The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center recently received a grant from the National Cancer Institute to ensure that all cancer patients […] The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center […]
February 25, 2019

Living With Cancer: Myths and misunderstandings about the causes of cancer 

Popular myths about the causes of cancer It seems nearly every week there’s a new claim on the internet about cancer. Popular myths about the causes […]
February 21, 2019

Racial Disparities In Cancer Deaths Is Narrowing Between Blacks And Whites

African-Americans still have the highest death rate and the lowest survival rate of any U.S. racial or ethnic group for most cancers. But the “cancer gap” […]
February 20, 2019

Comorbid Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C in New Cancer Patients Often Undetected

Researchers suggest screening patients newly diagnosed with cancer for hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus, especially when it is cost-effective. A significant number of patients with […]
February 15, 2019

Research: Immunotherapy can help fight aggressive brain cancer

Researchers may have discovered a way to enlist immunotherapy in the fight against aggressive glioblastoma. Researchers may have discovered a way to enlist immunotherapy in the […]