January 14, 2016

Hepatitis C: Looking Beyond the Liver

The liver is, understandably, ground zero when it comes to the hepatitis C virus (HCV). However, other body organs are not without consequences from this disease. […]
January 14, 2016

Coping with ‘Financial Toxicity’

Multiple myeloma, a type of cancer affecting the bone marrow, will be diagnosed in an estimated 27,000 Americans this year. Advances in research are expanding treatment […]
October 14, 2015

Timely Treatment

When one analyzes the medical records of 1.6 American adults, it turns out there’s a lot to be learned there. Researchers with the Chronic Hepatitis Cohort […]
October 13, 2015

Compliance in the Long Haul

Treating cancer is not always about a cure, sometimes it is more realistic to aim for controlling it long term as a chronic condition, which is […]
October 13, 2015

This Year’s $50,000 Prescription Bill

It may not be breaking news, but prescription costs continue to skyrocket. Express Scripts, a pharmacy-benefit management company, recently released a report entitled “Super Spending: U.S. […]