NCI-Designated Cancer Centers Expand, Four Awarded Comprehensive Designation

In July 2015, the NCI’s cancer centers program expanded by adding a new institution and awarding the comprehensive designation to...

Exercising Post Cancer Treatment

Being diagnosed with any cancer nowadays is not necessarily a death sentence but it is certainly life altering. The drugs...

Too Few Patients with Cancer Communicate Preferences for End-of-Life Care

Many patients with cancer and their physicians are not communicating about the patients’ preferences for end-of-life medical care, a new...

Alternative Cancer Treatments Methods

If you or your loved one is suffering from cancer, you may be wondering if it is possible to beat...

Worldwide Cancer Cases Reach 14 Million and Still Rising

The Future – It is estimated that by year 2025, the world will be plagued with over 19 million cases...

Gene Therapy Approach for Ovarian Cancer Shows Encouraging Signs in Animal Model

A single injection of a gene therapy viral vector inhibited tumor growth of some mouse tumors derived from patients with...

What Not To Say When Your Loved One Tells You She Has Breast Cancer

Your best friend just told you she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. You have been friends for years, but...

Suspect Colorectal Cancer – No Medical Intervention Please!

"I have great respect for western medicine – but for cancer, I do not have much confidence in western medicine....

With FDA Approval, Gefitinib Returns to U.S. Market for Some Patients with Lung Cancer

The FDA last month approved gefitinib (Iressa) for the treatment of some patients with lung cancer, marking the drug’s return...