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In Cancer Treatment, Immunotherapy is a Viable Option Despite Toxicities

January 18th 2020

Because they have been found to be effective in the treatment of many types of cancer, including melanoma, immunotherapy drugs like anti-PD-1 agents and anti-CTLA4 therapies should not be discounted because of their toxicities.

Increase Of Alcohol Intake Higher Among Younger Cancer Survivors

January 16th 2020

In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers have found an increase in alcohol consumption among cancer survivors that warrants further study and possible alcohol consumption screenings prior to treatment.

Cancer Mortality Rates Decline With Help From Early Detection, Treatment Advances

January 13th 2020

Cancer mortality rates have declined significantly since 1991; however, certain cancer types have seen slower progression as of recently because of improved screening.

With Holidays Over, Weed Out Your Clutter To Tame Cancer Worries

January 3rd 2020

This two-time cancer survivor writes to-do lists and weeds out her cancer clutter and home after the New Year, resulting in less physical and mental clutter, and less worry.

New Year's Resolutions and Cancer Coping Through The New Year

December 31st 2019

A breast cancer and melanoma survivor encourages looking forward to the New Year.

The Future of CSCC Management

December 23rd 2019

Multidisciplinary Management of CSCC

December 23rd 2019

Immunotherapy in Patients Receiving Organ Transplantation

December 23rd 2019

Anti-PD1 Therapy and CSCC

December 23rd 2019

Locally Advanced Disease: I/O or Surgery Decision Factors

December 23rd 2019

CSCC Staging Criteria: Surgery or Systemic Therapy

December 23rd 2019

Advanced Versus Metastatic CSCC

December 23rd 2019

CSCC Diagnosis and Early Stage Definition

December 23rd 2019

CSCC in the Context of Skin Cancers and Risk Factors

December 23rd 2019

Decision-Making Surrounding the Treatment of cSCC

December 23rd 2019

Experience With Immunotherapy in cSCC

December 23rd 2019

Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma: What Is Immunotherapy?

December 23rd 2019

Overview of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma Management

December 23rd 2019

Overview of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma

December 23rd 2019

Holiday Stress When Coping With Cancer

December 23rd 2019

A two-time cancer survivor suggests simplifying the holidays when coping with cancer.

Combinations Are the Future for Metastatic Melanoma Treatment

December 18th 2019

One expert discusses exciting advances in using drug combinations to treat metastatic melanoma.

No, 'They' Don't Understand How A Cancer Diagnosis Feels

December 16th 2019

Two-time cancer survivor gratefully shares her gratitude and discusses how they are getting better at helping cancer patients.

'Tis The Season' For Genetic Testing: New, Exciting, Maybe Sometimes Frightening

December 14th 2019

Two-time cancer survivor reviews some of the questions about genetic testing for other cancer survivors.

The Future of Novel Immunotherapy Combinations in Melanoma

December 9th 2019

The overall survival rate in patients with melanoma has increased exponentially in the past decade. But thanks to the use of combinations in the treatment of melanoma, the future looks even brighter, according to one expert from the Melanoma Institute Australia.

Melanoma Education is Key to Saving Lives

November 26th 2019

A melanoma expert addresses the findings of two studies on the disease in children, adolescents and young adults, and shares ways in which they can protect themselves.

I Think About Death More Since Cancer

November 23rd 2019

I have to admit I think about death a lot more since my two cancers, and I think that is OK.

AIM at Melanoma Opens Third Branch of Fresh Frozen Primary Tissue Bank at the Knight Cancer Institute at Oregon Health & Science University

November 19th 2019

Cancer Fears: How Are You Going To Get Through This?

November 16th 2019

A two-time, nine-year cancer survivor offers some suggestions to newly diagnosed cancer survivors.

Nothing Is All Bad, Even Cancer - Maybe Especially Cancer

November 7th 2019

A two-time cancer survivor shares the good that eventually came from her cancer experiences.

New Issue Alert: CURE Fall 2019

October 31st 2019

Here’s a sneak peek at what’s inside our Fall 2019 issue.