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Rick Aiello Dies From Pancreatic Cancer, FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Lymphoma in Dogs and More

July 30th 2021, 3:00pm


From actor Rick Aiello’s death due cancer to the FDA approval of a medication to treat lymphoma in dogs, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

Matchmakers: How Basket Trials Match Patients With Drugs Based on Their Tumors

July 14th 2021, 1:00pm


Increasingly, researchers are playing matchmaker between patients with metastatic cancer and targeted drugs via studies called basket trials.

7 Years Going on 8 – Life After Pancreatic Cancer

July 13th 2021, 4:00pm


A survivor of pancreatic cancer looks back on the day he received his diagnosis, and shares advice for others in the same shoes.

Planting Hope in My Garden After Cancer

May 28th 2021, 4:00pm


A pancreatic cancer survivor explains how gardening helps him feel at peace.

Friday Frontline: Late Congressman John Lewis To Be Honored by American Cancer Society, Breast Cancer Survivor Sheryl Crow Urges People to Resume Health Screenings, And More

May 14th 2021, 3:00pm


From Georgia Congressman John Lewis receiving a tribute from the American Cancer Society to Sheryl Crow urging people to resume regular health and wellness screenings, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

Learning to be a Kinder Person After Cancer

April 16th 2021, 4:00pm


A cancer survivor and former military service member writes how he used to be short with people, demanded things be done his way and often made others feel little — that is until his cancer diagnosis. Here, he shares how his experience with cancer taught him to be kinder to others.

Friday Frontline: Alex Trebek’s Family Donates His Wardrobe to Help Underserved Populations Re-Enter the Workforce, 12-Year-Old’s Beach Vacation Wish Is Granted and More

February 12th 2021, 4:00pm


From a 12-year-old girl living out her dream of living on the beach after 10 years of neuroblastoma treatments to Alex Trebek’s legacy living on after his passing, here’s what’s happening in the cancer space this week.

Know Your Options When It Comes to Pancreatic Cancer

February 12th 2021, 1:00pm


On behalf of the National Pancreas Foundation, Dr. Andrew M. Lowy offers background on treatments and outcomes for pancreatic cancer.

A Cancer Survivor’s Return Trip to the Chemo Room is Bound to Come with Flashbacks

February 11th 2021, 5:00pm


One cancer survivor recalls a recent return trip to the chemo room where he received his treatment seven years ago. This time, it’s to get an IV for a follow-up scan. But he can’t help but reminisce and think of those around him.

FDA Lifts Hold on Trial Assessing Novel Therapy in Pancreatic and Prostate Cancer

February 4th 2021, 10:00pm


The Food and Drug Administration has given the greenlight for Bellicum Pharmaceuticals to continue enrolling patients on a trial assessing a novel therapy patients with previously treated metastatic pancreatic or prostate cancer.