Cancer Talk

  • November 16: The Week in Cancer News  

    November 16: The Week in Cancer News

    A study links adolescent obesity to adult pancreatic cancer risk, and “Batkid” turns 10 years old.

    by Bradley Jones
  • Coordinating Care  

    Coordinating Care

    A caregiver offers tips for staying on top of appointments and test results when a loved one is receiving care from multiple providers.

    by Tara Rosenzweig
  • Reinforcements for Cancer Research  

    Reinforcements for Cancer Research

    Scientific meeting emphasizes the importance of patient advocates in helping researchers to reduce cancer health disparities.

    by Marci A. Landsmann
  • November 9: The Week in Cancer News  

    November 9: The Week in Cancer News

    A study assesses how timing affects the outcomes of pregnancy after cancer treatment, and researchers present on the benefits of Medicaid expansion for breast cancer patients.

    by Kate Yandell

From the AACR

  • Making Mammography Better

    A study investigates whether artificial intelligence can reduce false-positive mammograms.

  • New FDA Approval

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new PARP inhibitor for BRCA-mutant breast cancer.

  • An Unequal Burden

    The burden of lung cancer is not shared equally among all segments of the U.S.



Janet Freeman-Daily: On Lung Cancer and Blame


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Cancer Progress Report

The AACR Cancer Progress Report 2018, 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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