Q&AThe Certainty of Uncertainty
After a stage IV cancer diagnosis, Kate Bowler publishes a second memoir that explores the precarious nature of her own mortality.
by Marci A. Landsmann
Forward LookPredicting Colorectal Cancer Recurrence
Liquid biopsy tests can find tiny amounts of disease that remain after surgery and chemotherapy.
by Kris Conner
Healthy HabitsAn Alternative to Meat
Are new plant-based meat alternatives a better way to satisfy burger cravings?
by Erin O’Donnell
Forward LookA Strategy to Watch
Some rectal cancer patients may safely avoid life-altering surgery.
by Kristine Conner
Healthy HabitsDaily Dose
Aspirin can be taken daily to reduce the risk of colorectal cancer, but it's not recommended for everyone.
by Bradley Jones
Cancer Did Not Cancel Our Plans
After her husband’s diagnosis with metastatic cancer, Miriam Díaz-Gilbert made it her goal to keep him moving.
by Miriam Díaz-Gilbert
Colorectal Cancer Screenings at Home
Stool-based tests could increase access to colorectal cancer screening.
by Jen Tota McGivney
Worth the Wait
Neoadjuvant therapy—using treatments such as chemotherapy, hormone therapy or radiation to shrink a tumor or treat unseen metastases before surgery—can improve outcomes for some patients.
by Sharon Tregaskis
A Modern Family
My diagnosis with colorectal cancer at age 32 affected my fertility. As a result of my experiences, I help others who have been diagnosed with cancer understand their choices related to fertility preservation and their options for becoming a parent.
by Allison Rosen
Why Are Early-Onset Cancers Rising?
Some cancers that are most commonly diagnosed in older adults are becoming increasingly prevalent in young adults.
by Kate Yandell