• Drafting a Medical Team

    Going through cancer treatment and ensuing complications is never easy, but surrounding yourself with the right key players can help, writes pancreatic cancer survivor Rob Weker.

    by Rob Weker

  • Taking Drug Dosing Off Autopilot

    Patient advocates with metastatic breast cancer argue that dosing of treatments for their disease should be more personalized and take into account quality of life.

    by Marcus A. Banks

  • Beating the Bully Inside

    To gain control over fear of my breast cancer recurring, I called on lessons learned as a 5-year-old confronting the neighborhood bully.

    by Joan Harris

  • Your Cancer Guide

    Setting Boundaries

    Honor your own needs to establish a strong foundation for healing.

    by Hester Hill Schnipper

  • Forward Look

    Measuring the Lifelong Impact of Cancer Treatment on Quality of Life

    Compromises between length and quality of life should be informed by thorough research.

    by Lindsey Konkel

  • Forward Look

    Getting to the Point

    Study finds acupuncture can help reduce cancer-related pain.

    by Sharon Tregaskis

  • Caregiving With Confidence

    Finding the Middle Ground

    Not all patients follow doctors’ orders, which can be frustrating for their caregivers.

    by Karen J. Bannan

  • Healthy Habits

    Know Your Exposure

    Be aware of how to prevent infection as the seasons change.

    by Erin O'Donnell

  • Forward Look

    Creating More Inclusive Clinical Trials

    The Clinical Treatment Act aims to include more Medicaid recipients.

    by Jen Tota McGivney

  • Healthy Habits

    Ripe for the Picking

    Awareness of the link between cancer risk and a diet lacking fruits and vegetables has been declining.

    by Carisa D. Brewster


From the AACR

  • Genetics of Prostate Cancer

    Although there are many factors that can increase the risk for prostate cancer, for a significant number of men it can be inherited.

  • Liver Cancer Prevention

    The leading cause of liver cancer is infection with the hepatitis B virus or the hepatitis C virus.

  • Immunotherapy Resistance

    The majority of patients’ cancers don't respond to immune checkpoint inhibition. The reasons for this resistance remain unclear.



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