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Immunotherapy Could “Provide A Whole New Realm” For Patients with Myeloma

May 14th 2021, 6:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Video

New advances in research around immunotherapies for patients with myeloma are on the horizon, according to an expert from the HealthTree Foundation & Myeloma Crowd.

Multiple Myeloma: Donna’s Journey

May 14th 2021, 6:00pm

Video

Cristina Gasparetto, MD, is joined by her patient, Donna, as they discuss her particular experience with diagnosis and treatment of multiple myeloma.

Brain Cancer Interrupted My Life at the Peak of My Career

May 14th 2021, 4:00pm

By Yaron Butterfield

Article

A long-term brain cancer survivor shares the story of his cancer journey and where it led his life.

Friday Frontline: Late Congressman John Lewis To Be Honored by American Cancer Society, Breast Cancer Survivor Sheryl Crow Urges People to Resume Health Screenings, And More

May 14th 2021, 3:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Article

From Georgia Congressman John Lewis receiving a tribute from the American Cancer Society to Sheryl Crow urging people to resume regular health and wellness screenings, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

The Latest Updates in the Field of Brain Cancer Research

May 14th 2021, 1:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Article

In honor of Brain Cancer Awareness Month, CURE® spoke with an expert about the latest advances that researchers are working on for patients with this disease.

How a Plasma Cell Disorder Called MGUS Can Progress to Multiple Myeloma

May 13th 2021, 9:00pm

By Jessica Skarzynski

Article

All patients with multiple myeloma have had MGUS, so what is it?

Improvements in Diet, Physical Activity Through a Lifestyle Clinic May Improve Outcomes in Patients With a History of Cancer

May 13th 2021, 6:00pm

By Darlene Dobkowski, MA

Article

Patients with a history of cancer may become empowered to make diet and exercise changes by attending a clinic either virtually or in-person, which may also have a long-term impact on future risk for disease and outcomes.

Is Your Life Being Run by Cancer or Are You Running Your Life?

May 13th 2021, 4:00pm

By Jane Biehl Ph.D.

Article

A cancer survivor explains how she prevents an overwhelming and exhausting amount of doctor appointments from spoiling her appreciation for life.

A Family’s Journey with Ovarian Cancer, Genetic Testing and the BRCA1 Mutation

May 13th 2021, 3:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Podcast

In this episode of the “CURE® Talks Cancer” podcast, Maria Ciesla, an ovarian cancer survivor, and her daughter Alex Cornwell discuss Ciesla’s cancer journey and how it led them to do genetic testing that revealed they were both carriers of the BRCA1 mutation.

News and Updates for Bladder Cancer Awareness Month

May 13th 2021, 1:00pm

By Jessica Skarzynski

Article

A roundup of some of CURE®’s latest news and updates for patients with bladder cancer in honor of Bladder Cancer Awareness Month this May.

Head and Neck Cancer: Self Exams, Vaccines, Treatment and More

May 12th 2021, 9:00pm

By Kristie L. Kahl

Video

In this edition of the Speaking Out video series, on behalf of the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance, CURE spoke with Dr. Michael Moore, from Indiana University School of Medicine about the basics of head and neck cancer.

Opioid Epidemic Negatively Influences Opioid Use for Pain Management in Advanced Cancer

May 12th 2021, 6:00pm

By Darlene Dobkowski, MA

Article

According to a survey of 26 patients with advanced cancer, many reported that the U.S. opioid epidemic impacted their opinions of opioid use for pain management and conversations with their clinician regarding prescriptions.

My Story: In Defense of Grief

May 12th 2021, 4:00pm

By Robin Zimmerman

Article

A man who lost his wife to melanoma explains how he channeled his grief into advocacy that led to a change in legislation.

Eating Mushrooms May Reduce Cancer Risk

May 12th 2021, 3:00pm

By Colleen Moretti

Article

Participants who ate 18 grams of mushrooms a day had a 45% lower risk of developing cancer compared to those who do not eat them.

Childhood Down Syndrome and Acute Myeloid Leukemia Association ‘Greater Than Previously Reported’

May 12th 2021, 1:00pm

By Ryan McDonald

Article

An analysis of more than 3.5 million children born between January 1996 and December 2016 demonstrated a stronger association between Down syndrome and acute myeloid leukemia risk than has been previously reported.