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November is Stomach Cancer Awareness Month.
A consortium of health providers and researchers hopes to raise public awareness of how exercise can benefit those living with cancer.
People living with HIV are also facing cancer as they age.
Study in China sees an association with several cancer types, especially gastrointestinal malignancies.
The immunotherapy led to an improvement in survival for people with gastric or gastroesophageal junction cancers with a high PD-L1 level.
HIV-positive individuals are also diagnosed with cancer at later stages than those without the virus.
A low dose of platinum-based chemotherapy worked as well as higher doses for elderly and frail people with esophageal and stomach cancer.
Median overall survival was 5.7 months for patients receiving Lonsurf and 3.6 months for those receiving placebo.
Changes include approval of new drug therapies, using existing drugs more effectively and revising protocols to reduce toxic side effects.
Keytruda improved survival in people with favorable tumor biomarkers.
Sarah Rafat is a registered dietitian at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
Liver fat may be a driver of increased cancer risk associated with obesity.
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