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Studies have shown an alarming drop in screenings—and more advanced cancer—during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Study participants who received Libtayo had a 31% lower risk of death than those treated with chemotherapy.
New study reveals that more work is needed to enhance adherence to recommended cancer screening in Canada.
The decrease is largely due to improved lung cancer treatment, but the impact of COVID-19 is not yet known.
A checkpoint inhibitor combination and an antibody-drug conjugate may offer new treatment options.
Tumors with large numbers of genetic mutations may be especially susceptible to treatment with immunotherapy.
Compared with unvaccinated women, the risk among women vaccinated before age 17 dropped by almost 90%.
Most women don’t, which is one reason gynecological cancers are so deadly.
Yoga can benefit those living with breast cancer, head and neck cancer, cervical cancer and uterine cancer.
Gynecologist Stacy Tessler Lindau, MD, is director of a program in integrative
sexual medicine for women and girls with cancer.
September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.
Screenings for colorectal, cervical and breast cancer are commonly given well past the recommended ages.
New guidelines assert that cervical cancer is best detected by a human papillomavirus test, but some groups disagree.
The American Cancer Society now calls for vaccination of girls and boys starting at age 9.
Women who are uninsured or can’t get regular medical care are more likely to miss out on lifesaving screening.
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