The Basics of Head and Neck Cancer
September 20, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
A Survivor and Her Running Shoes
September 13, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
From Cancer to Capitol Hill
September 06, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Let's Start a Conversation
August 30, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Jim Kelly: Never Give Up
August 24, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
The Political Patient
August 23, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
Running the Marathon Called Cancer
August 16, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Saved by the TV Screen
August 09, 2018 – Katie Kosko
Learning the Basics of Immunotherapy
August 02, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Career After Cancer
July 26, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Support Groups: A Saving Grace
July 19, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
A 'Common Sense' Bill to Help Young Cancer Survivors
July 12, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
Moving Mountains
July 05, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
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Immunotherapy Pioneers
June 28, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Talking to Kids About Cancer
June 14, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Celebrating Big
June 07, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Getting "Ballsy" During Men's Health Month
May 31, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
Amy Robach: I Live Like I'm Dying
May 24, 2018 – Katie Kosko
Navigating the Waves of Cancer Treatment
May 17, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Real Talk About Genetic Testing
May 10, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Your Cancer Game Plan
May 03, 2018 – Katie Kosko and Brielle Urciuoli
'Teal Army' Heroes
April 26, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Minorities and Myeloma: One Advocate's Story
April 19, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
A Candid Conversation With Patrick Dempsey
April 12, 2018 – Katie Kosko
Fans for the Cure
April 05, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Shining a Spotlight on Prostate Cancer
March 29, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
Love Over Fear
March 22, 2018 – Kristie L. Kahl
On Cancer, Coping and Creativity
March 15, 2018 – Brielle Urciuoli
Let's Fight
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Barbells for Boobs
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Immunotherapy Pioneers

We spoke with veteran journalist Neil Canavan about his book, A Cure Within: Scientists Unleashing the Immune System to Kill Cancer. 
BY Kristie L. Kahl
PUBLISHED June 28, 2018
While many are aware of the way immunotherapy has revolutionized how we treat cancer today, most don’t know about the trials and tribulations faced by the pioneers behind this new way of thinking.

So, veteran journalist Neil Canavan set out to tell the story of 25 investigators – which included their failures, “dark night” and “aha” moments and their ultimate success – through his book A Cure Within: Scientists Unleashing the Immune System to Kill Cancer.

This week, we spoke with Canavan about the inspiration for the book, why immunotherapy may be the new “darling of oncology” and why individuals with cancer should give it a read.

Read more about A Cure Within here.
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