CURE’s Top Stories: May 2021

Jessica Skarzynski
Jessica Skarzynski

Each month, we take a look back at the most popular CURE® stories. Here are the top five stories for May 2021.

Each month, we take a look back at the most popular CURE® stories. Here are the top five stories for May 2021.

5. Making Strides in Ovarian Cancer

Clinical trials are often the key to advancements in treating ovarian cancer. As part of its “Speaking Out” video series, CURE® spoke with Dr. Debra Richardson about what patients should know about joining a trial.

4. Our Microbiome: A Reflection of Ourselves?

Sophisticated analyses can predict which gut microbiome profile may lead to better outcomes to immunotherapy for patients with advanced melanoma.

3. Is Your Life Being Run by Cancer or Are You Running Your Life?

A cancer survivor explains how she prevents an overwhelming and exhausting amount of doctor appointments from spoiling her appreciation for life.

2. Sugar-Filled Drinks Could Be Cause for Alarm After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis

After a breast cancer diagnosis, a higher consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages can be associated with a higher risk of breast-cancer specific mortality and death from all causes, according to data published in Cancer.

1. Doctor’s Experience as a Cancer Caregiver Is Helping Educate Others

A gynecologic oncologist who has spent her career helping patients during their cancer journeys goes a step further to educate women on how to advocate for themselves and possibly prevent cancer before it occurs.

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