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November 26, 2014
Gaining access to that top-notch doctor or medical center can present a larger hurdle for someone with an uncommon malignancy, but it is possible with a few tips.
November 24, 2014
Finding specialized care is worth the effort for patients with uncommon cancers.
November 21, 2014
Given the mixed messages involved, it's not surprising that women with ductal carcinoma in situ can become anxious and sometimes unduly alarmed by the diagnosis.
September 26, 2014
Lobular carcinoma in situ, or LCIS, is considered a risk factor for invasive cancer.Â
September 25, 2014
Will suspicious cells remain idle or become aggressive breast cancers?
June 15, 2014
Survivors wanting to adopt may be protected from discrimination by the American Disabilities Act. Learn what you need to know.
Nature can still spring some surprises—even when the toxic effects of cancer treatments have seemingly closed the fertility door for some men and women.
June 04, 2014
Building a family after cancer treatment can be a productive challenge.
March 07, 2014
Online access to your medical records can be a valuable asset, but shouldn't replace doctor-patient communication.
March 06, 2014
Keep your electronic medical records as secure as your paper records.
December 23, 2013
Worrying about the cost of care can take an emotional toll.
December 16, 2013
Goals and milestone recognitions may help children with cancer get through treatment a little easier.
Returning to work after a cancer experience can ease income worries but can also expose other emotional issues.
December 09, 2013
Setting goals during treatment can help patients to the finish line.
Whether it’s anticipating a trip or a
personal splurge, observing treatment
goals can help some patients withstand
the rigors of cancer therapy.
June 19, 2013
Hospital infection rates have decreased, which is good news for cancer patients.
June 18, 2013
Taking the time to do your homework can help when it comes to choosing a hospital for your cancer surgery.
June 16, 2012
Although there are advances in treating cancers linked to the human papillomavirus (HPV), the best medicine is to prevent the disease in the first place.
June 15, 2012
HPV causes surge in oral cancer rates.
December 21, 2011
Pets provide comfort, relieve stress from cancer.
For individuals whose immune systems are weakened, animals can pose a potential infection risk.
September 14, 2011
Not all cancer imaging tests are alike.
June 05, 2011
New therapies are enhancing melanoma treatment.
September 07, 2010
PARP inhibitors continue to look “promising.”
September 01, 2010
For those weighing whether to get their BRCA mutation status checked, the potential promise of the PARP inhibitors shouldn’t tip the balance—yet.
June 09, 2010
Genetic testing of children is typically discouraged by professional groups, but a recent study indicates that some parents, as well as their children, haven’t ruled out the possibility.
June 07, 2010
Parents decide if and when to share genetic risk with a child.
May 30, 2010
Breast cancer survivors who regularly take aspirin to protect their hearts may enjoy another payoff: a lower risk of recurrence.
March 16, 2010
Results of an Alimta study for maintenace therapy in lung cancer was presented at ASCO 2009.
The staging system used to classify non-small cell lung cancer has been revamped by an international consortium of researchers, as they apply a more sophisticated understanding of the malignancy.
The Gift of a Question in Cancer Care
Bringing Hope and Healing to Patients With Cancer
Discussing the Importance of Genetic Counseling in Women’s Cancer
Addressing Barriers to Care, Improving Access in Women’s Cancers