Cancer Talk

  • Risk in the Air  

    Risk in the Air

    Air pollution can increase a person’s risk of developing cancer, a burden that isn’t shared equally in every neighborhood.

    by Jon Kelvey
  • Practical Considerations for Cannabis  

    Practical Considerations for Cannabis

    People with cancer who are thinking about using cannabis to manage cancer-related symptoms should seek answers to some practical questions.

    by Kate Yandell
  • An Emerging Treatment for Metastatic Prostate Cancer  

    An Emerging Treatment for Metastatic Prostate Cancer

    A drug that delivers radioactive particles to prostate cancer cells increases overall survival for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

    by Pamela Rafalow Grossman
  • Exercise, Cancer and Aging  

    Exercise, Cancer and Aging

    A study on aging shows that cancer survivors are at higher risk of losing strength and walking more slowly compared to those with no cancer history. Exercise is one way to combat this decline.

    by Marcus A. Banks

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The AACR Cancer Progress Report 2020, which is published annually by the American Association for Cancer Research, tracks recent developments that impact cancer care. Click “Progress Report” below to find out more.


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