INFORMATION BY CANCER TYPE

Esophageal

Mindy Mintz Mordecai on the Association Between Acid Reflux and Esophageal Cancer
BY Mindy Mintz Mordecai
Mindy Mintz Mordecai, founder, president, and CEO of the Esophageal Cancer Action Network (ECAN), discusses the link between acid reflux and esophageal cancer.
Esophageal Cancer Action Network: Turning Tragedy Into a Life-Saving Mission
BY Rebecca Bernaski
ECAN’s mission is to save lives by making Americans aware that reflux disease can cause cancer, promoting early detection, supporting medical innovation to prevent, detect, treat and cure esophageal cancer and linking patients and families to compassionate support.
New Advances in Gastroesophageal Cancers
BY Gina Columbus
Dr. Daniel H. Ahn, D.O., spoke with CURE about new advances in gastroesophageal cancers including immunotherapies and stemness inhibitors.
The Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation Provides Tips and Support for Survivors
BY The Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation
The Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation seeks to better the lives of patients with esophageal cancer through tips on living healthily and community support.
Researchers Explore Opdivo for Two Gastrointestinal Cancers
BY Jason M. Broderick
Results from new clinical trials signal a role for the immunotherapy Opdivo in the treatment of gastric cancer and heavily pretreated esophageal cancer.
Stories of Life With Esophageal Cancer: Roger and Jeff
This video was produced by The Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association. It features the compelling stories of EC survivors: former US Congresswoman Ellen Tauscher, Jeff Thomas and Roger Tunsley.
Stories of Life With Esophageal Cancer: Brian and Karen
This video was produced by The Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association. It features the compelling stories of EC survivors: Brian Galgay and Karen Kent.
If You Need Me, Call and I Will Be There
BY Chuck Wilson
After many visits, to many states, to see many aides, nurses, assistants and doctors, Anne Todd, of Southern Indiana Physicians IU Health Oncology, has managed to show us what patient care is all about.
The Internal Flame
BY Karen Patterson

Chronic inflammation causes cancer. Find out how and what's being done about it. 

Esophageal Cancer: A Disease on the Rise
BY Rabiya S. Tuma, PhD

Fighting esophageal cancer starts by addressing the reasons behind it. 

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Treatment
Information about treatment, including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, and vaccine therapy
Esophageal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of esophageal cancer.
Prevention, Genetics, Causes
Information related to prevention, genetics, risk factors
Esophageal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about factors that may influence the risk of developing esophageal cancer and about research aimed at the prevention of this disease.
Screening and Testing
Information about methods of cancer detection including new imaging technologies, tumor markers, and biopsy procedures
Esophageal Cancer Screening (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for esophageal cancer.
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