In every issue, you’ll find cutting-edge health information and the hottest topics of interest to people with cancer and their loved ones.
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Terlisa Sheppard, age 54, is an 18-year survivor of metastatic breast cancer.
The immune system has a natural ability to shut down cells that grow out of control, but cancer has many ways to get around these defenses.
A cancer diagnosis can be lonely. But you may find more helping hands out there than you ever imagined.
COVID-19 vaccines are safe for people with cancer.
Putting off lung cancer surgery for more than three months can increase the likelihood of recurrence and shorten survival.
The Food and Drug Administration recently approved the checkpoint inhibitor Keytruda (pembrolizumab).
Lumakras (sotorasib) was granted accelerated approval for the treatment of advanced non-small-cell lung cancer.
A group for patient advocacy was created after an instant connection was made between two women dealing with the same difficult diagnosis.
Nearly one in three of the articles you’ll find contain misinformation that’s often harmful.
Access to health care substantially improves cancer outcomes and can help bridge racial disparities.
Death rates for most cancers continue to decline.
Patricia Hom, MD, MPH, 39, who trained as an ob-gyn, lives in San Francisco. She has Stage IV metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer.
The procedure can put certain blood cancers into remission and may lead to a cure.
Brian Koffman, a family physician when diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, cofounded the CLL Society.
Warring Khushwinder, 59, an engineer and a member of the Sikh faith, lives in Orangevale, California. He had multiple myeloma.
Fall care, comfort and the healing power of hope
These organizations provide up-to-date treatment options while offering emotional support and patient and caregiver connections.
Hematologist John Byrd, MD, is chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
When cancer treatments zap your desire for food, certain meals and methods can help restore it.
Let us know how you protect yourself from cancer.
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