Esophageal Cancer

FDA Approves Opdivo to Treat Advanced Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

June 11th 2020, 4:46am


The Food and Drug Administration approved Opdivo for the treatment of patients with unresectable advanced, recurrent or metastatic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma after prior fluoropyrimidine- and platinum-based chemotherapy.

Reducing the Risk for Esophageal Cancer

August 22nd 2019, 1:00am


For patients with Barrett’s esophagus, surveillance, drugs and diet can help prevent the development of cancer.

Thinking Outside the Box With Esophageal Cancer Treatment

August 21st 2019, 11:00pm


As the range of treatments expands, patients with esophageal cancer can advocate for the care that’s best for them.

Keytruda Approved to Treat Advanced Esophageal Cancer: What You Need to Know

August 8th 2019, 12:55am


The Food and Drug Administration’s approval of Keytruda in recurrent locally advanced or metastatic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma led to new progress for this patient population.

FDA Approves Keytruda to Treat Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

July 31st 2019, 5:51pm


The Food and Drug Administration has approved Keytruda for recurrent locally advanced or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus in certain patients.

Friday Frontline: June 27, 2019

June 28th 2019, 5:38pm


From Beth Chapman’s untimely passing to cancer fundraising via esports, here’s what is making headlines in the cancer space this week.

Cancer is a Numbers Game

June 24th 2019, 9:47pm


Cancer can indeed be a numbers game, but I am no way just a statistic — no one is. This journey has given me a newfound perspective on life and the amazing work that Stand Up To Cancer does.

Working Through Cancer-Related Fatigue

August 6th 2018, 7:00pm


About 40 percent of people with cancer are of working age, and typically have a need to maintain their employment throughout their treatment.

FDA Approves Biosimilar for Breast, Stomach Cancer Subtypes

December 1st 2017, 9:40pm


Patients Suffering From Cachexia Need Nutritional Support

October 30th 2017, 8:17pm


Nutrition plays a crucial role in the lives of people with cancer. But more than a million people suffering from the disease in the United States also endure a wasting syndrome called cachexia.