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A Lung Cancer Survivor, Hero and Inspiration to Many

November 30th 2021

A patient with lung cancer explains how Dusty Donaldson's work for patients and survivors has inspired and touched the lives of many people.

How Artwork Helped These CURE® Calendar Contest Winners Cope With Cancer

November 29th 2021

Several CURE® Calendar Contest winners describe their winning creations and discuss how they used art as a medium of coping with the struggles of cancer.

COVID-19 May Increase Mortality Risk in Older Patients With B-Cell Malignancies, Among Others

November 29th 2021

Patients aged 60 years and older with B-cell malignancies and those who were current or former smokers may have an increased risk for death after a COVID-19 infection, also outcomes may be better for those diagnosed after June 2020.

My Wife’s Attitude Toward Cancer: ‘Why Not Me?’

November 29th 2021

A man who lost his wife to cancer explains the positive attitude she had during treatment and how she came to reach acceptance of her prognosis.

Melanoma Treatment Results Were So Good, Researchers Ended the Trial

November 29th 2021

Upfront immunotherapy was far superior to upfront BRAF/MEK inhibition in patients with metastatic BRAFV600-mutant melanoma, causing the phase 3 DREAMseq early to stop early.

Louis Vuitton Designer Virgil Abloh Died of a Rare Cancer

November 29th 2021

Virgil Abloh, founder of Off-White and Louis Vuitton’s first Black creative director, died of cardiac angiosarcoma this Sunday.

'All Roads Lead to Roman': A Hero Among Lung Cancer Doctors

November 29th 2021

Dr. Roman Perez-Soler received his original training in Spain but has been a constant beloved presence in the U.S. lung cancer arena for more than 30 years.

A Lung Cancer Survivor, Fighter and Advocate

November 28th 2021

Simply put, Jan Poulsen is an inspiration to those diagnosed with lung cancer, a friend writes.

An Against-the-Odds Cancer Story Can Be Yours

November 28th 2021

A cancer survivor explains the miracle of finding out the brother she hadn't seen in 30 years was a genetic match to donate stem cells for her treatment.

An Angel Among Nurses for Patients With Lung Cancer

November 27th 2021

Lilian is a gentle soul who was placed on Earth for this purpose: to guide those with the most common cancer there is.

Cancer’s Hidden Threat: Post-Diagnosis Anxiety

November 27th 2021

A male breast cancer survivor describes his anxiety and one tool for curtailing it.

Expansion of IOA-244 Trial Fully Enrolled for Uveal Melanoma

November 26th 2021

Part B of the DIONE-01 study will look at whether IOA-244 increases anti-tumor responses in expansion groups of patients.

Phenomenal Awareness and Community Perspective for Lung Cancer Screenings

November 26th 2021

A colleague explains how Jody Ruth Steinhardt helps guide patients through lung cancer screenings and offers them support.

Dick Vitale Makes Tearful Return to Basketball After Leaving for Cancer Treatment

November 26th 2021

From Dick Vitale’s return to sportscasting after a brief pause for cancer treatment to a cancer survivor walking 3,000 miles cross-country, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

Cancer Survivors and Caregivers Share What They Were Most Thankful for During Their Journey

November 25th 2021

CURE® recently asked its readers on social media to share who or what they were most thankful for having during their cancer experience. Here’s what they had to say.

When Time Is Precious for Cancer Survivors, the Little Things Count

November 25th 2021

A cancer survivor talks about how she has learned to appreciate the little things in her daily life.

A Lung Cancer Hero Without a Cape

November 25th 2021

A colleague describes how Suzanne Walker has touched the lives of many patients with lung cancer over the years.

A Lung Cancer Healer Like No Other

November 24th 2021

An oncologist explains why Tami Tittlefitz, a lung cancer nurse practitioner, is "one of a kind: a saint and a healer."

Expert Talks the Who, What and When of Breast Cancer Genetic Testing

November 24th 2021

By understanding family history, an individual can better reveal their genetic breast cancer risk and whether or not they are a candidate for genetic testing.

The Pre-Thanksgiving Paradoxical Mammogram: Grateful for It All

November 24th 2021

A breast cancer survivor describes the mixed bag of emotions she has about getting a routine mammogram the day before Thanksgiving, and how she remains joyous and thankful yet cautious and fearful.

Expert Answers Common Questions on Exercising During and After Cancer Treatment

November 24th 2021

On this episode of the “Cancer Horizons” podcast, an expert from the Huntsman Cancer Institute explains how physical exercise can help patients with cancer and potentially reduce side effects.

An Amazing Human, Accomplished Surgeon and Humble Lung Cancer Hero

November 24th 2021

A lung cancer survivor explains how Dr. Brendon Stiles is an asset to the lung cancer community. "He is such an accomplished thoracic surgeon, but he is so humble and generous with his time."

Three-Drug Combo Meets ‘Gold Standard’ Overall Survival for Older Patients with Multiple Myeloma

November 23rd 2021

Darzalex plus Revlimid and dexamethasone may be the preferred option to treat older patients with multiple myeloma who are ineligible for stem-cell transplant.

Understanding Radiation Therapy as a Patient with Breast Cancer

November 23rd 2021

Being informed and educated may help patients with breast cancer make a treatment decision and feel less afraid.

Confronting the Person in the Mirror: Cancer Survivor Shares How She Changed Her Perception of Self

November 23rd 2021

It’s easy to internalize the way other people treat you, but oftentimes it’s merely a result of their own inner struggles, a cancer survivor explains.

Immunotherapy Side Effects: ‘No Organ System Potentially Unaffected’

November 23rd 2021

Immunotherapy side effects are a different than those of chemotherapy and other cancer treatments. Patients should know when to seek emergency care and what to communicate to clinicians.

Targeting Lung Cancer From a New Direction

November 23rd 2021

It is my hope that the cancer field continues to grow the novel therapy for not only patients with lung cancer, but well beyond. It is critical that the public be aware of how research and clinical trials are catalysts to better the outcomes of patients with cancer.

Radiation Therapy May Give Patients With Kidney Cancer Subtype a ‘Level of Comfort’

November 22nd 2021

Radiation therapy in place of systemic therapy may improve quality of life and treatment costs for patients with renal cell carcinoma.

Expert Discusses Balancing the Surgical Risk for Small Kidney Tumors

November 22nd 2021

Some patients with kidney cancer do not need to rush into the operating room, explained Dr. Alexander Kutikov.

I Pretended to Be Tough After Learning of my Cancer Diagnosis

November 22nd 2021

Men are often discouraged by society from openly sharing their emotions. A cancer survivor explains why lessons from childhood around how men should behave prevented him from finding support for his mental health.