Colon Adding20yearstoyourlifeoscopy

This may take you out of your comfort zone just a little… but… what the heck. Imagine if you will....

Three-Drug Combination Extends Survival for Patients with Multiple Myeloma

A phase III clinical trial demonstrates that adding the drug bortezomib to a commonly used two-drug regimen extends survival in...

My Personal Cancer Survivor Journey

My first remembrance of my migraines was in the 2nd grade on the playground. I was accidentally hit by another...

Do Cell Phones Cause Brain Cancer?

A part of me wishes we definitively knew the answer to this question simply to get people to refrain from...

Combination Therapy Improves Survival for Some Men with Recurrent Prostate Cancer

Long-term results from an NCI-sponsored clinical trial suggest that adding androgen deprivation therapy to radiation therapy can improve survival for...

Potential New Cancer Therapy Could Target Tumors Two Ways

A team of researchers has developed a potential new therapy that may work in two distinct ways to attack tumors,...

Cancer Moonshot Moves Forward, Bringing Funding Opportunities for Researchers

NCI has issued a series of funding opportunity announcements aligned with goals of the recommendations in the Beau Biden Cancer...

FDA Expands Approval of Pembrolizumab for First-Line Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

FDA approved the immune checkpoint inhibitor pembrolizumab to be used with chemotherapy as a first-line treatment for non-small cell lung...

U.S. Cancer Mortality Rates Falling, But Some Regions Left Behind, Study Finds

A study of nationwide mortality data found that, while cancer deaths in the U.S. dropped between 1980 and 2014, disparities...