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A Very Special Social Network of Oncology Nurses

June 12th 2021, 6:00pm

By Debbie Legault

Article

A caregiver describes the imprint her daughter’s oncology nurses left on her heart.

‘One in a Million’ Oncology Nurse Connecting Patients to Care for a Rare Cancer

June 12th 2021, 3:00pm

By Emily Capece

Article

A mother describes how an administrator was able to help connect her and her son to the care that he needed for fibrolamellar carcinoma.

How an Oncology Nurse Can Make an Infusion Center a ‘Pleasant and Comfortable’ Experience

June 11th 2021, 9:00pm

By Donna Martin-Tap

Article

A patient describes her experience with a nurse shortly after her breast cancer surgery, which involved relocation to another facility.

When Humor and Conversation Transports You to Another Place

June 11th 2021, 6:00pm

By Chardele Miller

Article

A patient describes her experience with a nurse who had the ability to make patients feel like they’re not in the cancer center receiving treatment with her humor and cheerfulness.

Breast Cancer Care for the Incarcerated

June 11th 2021, 4:00pm

By Bonnie Annis

Article

“All women with breast cancer deserve quality health care,” writes one survivor. “But for an incarcerated woman, that care may not come in a timely manner, if at all.”

Friday Frontline: Singer With Cancer Receives Golden Buzzer on ‘America’s Got Talent,’ Breast Cancer Survivor Launches Medical Wig Company for Curly and Coily Hair and More

June 11th 2021, 3:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Article

From an emotional "America’s Got Talent” audition from a singer with cancer to a wig company that creates wigs for women of color, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

Novel Injectable Drug Shows Promise in Relapsed/Refractory Myeloma

June 11th 2021, 1:00pm

By Brielle Benyon

Article

Treatment with an investigational drug induced high response rates in patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.

Importance of Clinical Trials for Gastric Cancer

June 11th 2021, 12:01pm

By CURE Media Group

Video

Dr. Sam Klempner describes limitations in caring for patients with gastric cancer and emphasizes the importance of participation in clinical trials to help advance treatment.

Raising Awareness About Gastric Cancer in Young Adults

June 11th 2021, 12:00pm

By CURE Media Group

Video

Sam Klempner, M.D., of Massachusetts General Hospital, highlights common symptoms that may prompt an evaluation for gastric cancer in young adults and explains why patients and health care professionals need further education on the management of the disease.

Bladder-Saving Treatment Regimen Shows Promise in Patients with Bladder Cancer

June 10th 2021, 9:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Video

A combination of treatment with bladder-saving surgical resection, Opdivo and chemotherapy yielded positive results in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer.

Keytruda-Inlyta Combo Continues to Improve Survival in Kidney Cancer

June 10th 2021, 6:00pm

By Jason M Broderick

Article

Use of the combination of Keytruda and Inlyta is associated with long-term survival benefits in patients with kidney cancer.

Say Yes to New Adventures Despite Cancer

June 10th 2021, 4:00pm

By Marissa Holzer

Article

A woman with metastatic breast cancer describes a recent zip lining adventure she took with her dad, who is a cancer survivor.

Learning to Live with an Incurable, Inoperable Cancer

June 10th 2021, 3:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Podcast

In this episode of the “CURE® Talks Cancer” podcast, author Steve Kelley shares both the painful and positive moments of his journey with a rare cancer.

Front-Line Imbruvica-Venclexta Combo May Induce Durable Responses in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma

June 10th 2021, 1:00pm

By Matthew Fowler

Article

Treatment with this combination was associated with encouraging clinical responses in this patient population.

Palliative Care Improves Coping in Patients with A Certain Type of Leukemia

June 9th 2021, 9:00pm

By Jamie Cesanek

Video

Introducing integrated palliative care to patients with a certain type of leukemia was shown to facilitate active coping strategies, which could improve a patient’s quality of life.