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Survey Sheds Light on Why Some Use Cannabis After Stem Cell Transplant

June 13th 2018

Nearly 20 percent of hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) survivors reported using cannabis, not just to ease physical and emotional side effects, but in the hopes that it would help treat their cancer, according to patient survey results presented at the 2018 of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting.

Goats, Fishing and Cancer

June 12th 2018

How I escaped from cancer as a kid.

Venclexta Combination Receives Full FDA Approval for CLL, With or Without 17p deletion

June 8th 2018

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Venclexta (venetoclax) in combination with Rituxan (rituximab) for the treatment of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) or small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL), with or without the genetic mutation 17p deletion, who have received at least one prior therapy.

One Little Trick That Helps Anyone Get it All Out

June 8th 2018

How not being a writer and still writing helped me through cancer and cancer treatment.

A Flashback, The Bones Brigade and Chemotherapy

June 6th 2018

How skateboarding helped get me through cancer treatment at age 11.

That Time Being in the ICU Was Hilarious

May 30th 2018

How two crazy uncles have helped me through my battles with cancer, and eventually faced battles of their own.

A Recliner, Short Round and Chemotherapy

May 29th 2018

How even "Indiana Jones" can remind a survivor of medical procedures from years ago.

Helping Patients Navigate the Clinical Trial Space

May 27th 2018

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Clinical Trial Support Center helps patients with blood cancers find clinical trials that are right for them.

Getting Pulled Over for Looking Like a Cancer Criminal

May 19th 2018

How a break from the hospital led directly to an encounter with the police.

That Time Getting Paid Nothing to Perform Across the U.S. Made Me Rich

May 9th 2018

The story of the "Hear the Heart" Tour.

Long, Long Ago, on an Island Far, Far Away

May 9th 2018

I Carved a Wooden Flower and Waited for Chemo to End

May 7th 2018

How a young boy on chemo marked the days until the end of his treatments.

When Childhood Cancer Treatment Includes Clowns

May 4th 2018

How a clown named Miss Sydney helped so many kids battling cancer.

FDA Approves CAR-T Cell Therapy for Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

May 2nd 2018

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Kymriah (tisagenlecleucel) – a CAR-T cell therapy – for the treatment of adult patients who have relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) who have relapsed or are ineligible for an autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT).

I Chased a Thief Into a Ditch and Then Got Cancer

May 1st 2018

Perspective is important with cancer and remission.

What Happens in the 80s Stays in the 80s

April 21st 2018

This cancer survivor shares his experience with advancements in cancer treatment.

Who Was That Ninja, and What Happened to Those Kids in The Chemo Clinic?

April 19th 2018

Thinking back on my friends who fought cancer with me can sometimes be daunting, but I like to look for the silver lining.

FDA Approves Drug for Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia

April 18th 2018

Tavalisse (fostamatinib) was granted approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) after they had an insufficiencent response to another therapy.

The People in Your Cancer Neighborhood

April 17th 2018

Connections on the cancer ward are Inevitable, but fear of loss can make those relationships painful.

Tissue of Origin Test Results May Have Treatment Implications

April 16th 2018

Tests like these are growing increasingly important, as TOO results lead to treatment changes about 65 percent of the time and a site treatment change about 35 percent of the time, according to Cancer Genetics.

Totally Tubular: Coping in the 80s

April 16th 2018

When I was a kid, my Walkman helped me through my chemotherapy treatments.

Duvelisib Granted Priority Review for CLL and Follicular Lymphoma

April 9th 2018

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted duvelisib a priority review to a new drug application (NDA) for full approval to treat patients who have relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia or small lymphocytic leukemia (CLL/SLL). The FDA also granted an accelerated approval for the treatment of patients with relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma.

Lacuna Loft 'Opens World of Cancer Support' for Young Adults with Cancer

April 7th 2018

With no peer support, nor any guidance on how to navigate this part of the disease, Casperson started a blog. Through this, she connected with other survivors.

Cancer in a Country With Socialized Medicine

March 26th 2018

When you're fighting for your life, you shouldn't have to worry about going into debt because of cancer-related costs

Guilt Is Good, Says One Cancer Survivor

March 23rd 2018

Kevin unleashes his inner guilt for the benefit of you, gentle readers.

What Does Radiation Therapy Do to the Heart?

March 22nd 2018

Take a look at how radiation therapy can impact the future health of your heart.

Patient Education Key in Flexible Dosing Schedule for Opdivo

March 22nd 2018

After a recent FDA approval for an additional dosing schedule option for Opdivo, patients must be educated on the potential side effects that may occur between prolonged visits.

Thoughts from the Mother of a Survivor

March 22nd 2018

Watching your child go through cancer is difficult, but this mother explained how she stayed hopeful.

FDA Approves Adcetris Combination for Hodgkin Lymphoma

March 20th 2018

Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin), in combination with chemotherapy, was granted approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a frontline treatment option for patients with stage 3 or 4 classical Hodgkin lymphoma, according to the manufacturer of the drug, Seattle Genetics.

Bear Huntin', Bone Marrow Transplants and My Brother Sam

March 17th 2018

How a total stranger from Tennessee turned out to be my brother.