• Screening Gets Personal

    Conflicting and changing cancer screening guidelines have led to uncertainty and controversy. Can screening recommendations tailored for groups or individuals enhance benefits and reduce harms?

    by Kate Yandell

  • Survivor Profile

    Going Full Bore

    Susan Leighton, a 19-year survivor, is a powerful advocate for ovarian cancer research. Her advocacy, which began locally in northern Alabama, has reached the National Cancer Institute and the Department of Defense.

    by Sue Rochman

  • Making a Match

    Oncologists and researchers are looking for new drug combinations that extend patient survival without worsening side effects, but it's a daunting task.

    by Stephen Ornes

  • Faith and Fortitude

    A cancer survivor embarks on a spiritual journey to Poland and finds inspiration in a local cancer hospital.

    by Cynthia Ryan

  • Survivor Profile

    Reasons to Dream

    Despite a metastatic lung cancer diagnosis, Emily Bennett Taylor was able to look beyond the illness in 2012 to her dream of raising a family. Today, with no evidence of disease, she is the mother of two baby girls.

    by Marci A. Landsmann

  • A Rural Challenge

    Nearly 20 percent of Americans live in rural areas, but only 3 percent of oncologists practice in them. Health care providers are establishing rural outposts and using advanced technology to diagnose and treat patients living in the country.

    by Charlotte Huff

  • In the Moment- Fall 2016

    Al Horwedel, Raina Joshi, Zoie Lewandowski.

  • Yesterday & Today

    A Force of Nature

    Known for the Christmas classic Santa Baby and her role as Catwoman in the 1960s TV series Batman, Eartha Kitt wowed audiences with her dancing, singing and acting. Her 2006 colorectal cancer diagnosis shocked those who knew her.

    by Sharlene George

  • Cancer Comes Out

    Members of LGBT community are at greater risk for some types of cancer. And those with cancer face challenges in getting the care and support they need.

    by Cameron Walker

  • Survivor Profile

    In Support and Service

    Retired Army colonel and prostate cancer survivor Jim Williams asks men to pay better attention to their health.

    by Lauren Gravitz