Caregivers for cancer patients find themselves playing a complex and vital role as care shifts from the hospital to the home.
by Kate Yandell
Researchers are trying to understand brain cancer at the molecular level. Their goal is to find new, more effective therapies for this hard-to-treat disease.
by Stephen Ornes
As efforts to change or repeal the Affordable Care Act continue, health care bills keep piling up for many cancer patients and caregivers.
by Sue Rochman
After the deaths of her sister and mother from cancer and a bout with osteosarcoma as a teenager, Court Simmons vowed to “do something amazing” with her life. Her goal is to be a pediatric oncology nurse.
by Lindsey Konkel
Lauren Chiarello Mika, Sandy Russell, Christopher Rios.
Researchers are testing treatment vaccines that spur the immune system to attack cancer.
Successful public health initiatives to prevent, detect and treat cancer require widespread community participation.
by Marci A. Landsmann
Advocacy In Action
Lori Marx-Rubiner and AnneMarie Ciccarella met on social media and grew close through their cancer research advocacy.
Wanda Huskins, Renee Soriano, Holly Hamer.
More children are being treated successfully for cancer. Yet researchers continue searching for new therapies that will help kids who don't respond to standard treatments.
by Cameron Walker
Patients diagnosed with a second cancer may be unnecessarily excluded from clinical trials.
Stock your bag with these useful items before your next infusion session.
by Jamie L. Schwachter
An updated site and a new digital editor means better and faster cancer coverage for our readers.
by Cancer Today Staff
Researcher speculates that costly genetic testing may be limiting outreach to underserved communities.
AACR leaders Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc), Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD, and Elaine R. Mardis, PhD, share their stories.
The FDA approves an antihormone agent to treat prostate cancer.
Women who work the night shift may have an increased risk of developing some cancers.
The Financial Toll of Cancer
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