Kelly Johnson

Sexual Health in Cancer Survivorship

March 03, 2016

A cancer diagnosis often takes a hit on patients' sexual health. Michael Krychman, executive director of The Southern California Center for Sexual Health and Survivorship, talks about the impact cancer has on one's sex life, as well as tips to help.

Information Opens Doors for Patients at Ruesch Center Symposium

December 08, 2015

Exactly one month after an oncologist told her that there was an 80 percent chance she was free of colon cancer, Taylor Arnold sat in front of a panel of patients, survivors and doctors, wondering why she was there.

Social Factors Affect Survival in Young Patients With Leukemia

September 18, 2015

Researchers at UAB found that patients aged younger than 65 who were unmarried, lived in lower-income areas, and who were uninsured or Medicaid beneficiaries were at significantly higher risk of premature mortality.