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  • Cancer Takes an Unequal Toll on Employment

    In a study of women with breast cancer in North Carolina, those who lived in rural areas or were black were more likely than urban white women to report negative changes in their employment.

    by Pamela Rafalow Grossman

  • Cancer and Credit

    The financial burden of a cancer diagnosis can lower a patient’s credit score.

    by Shelly Rosenfeld

  • FROM THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

    Value-Based Cancer Care: Paying for Performance

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services implements incentive programs to reward quality care.

    by William G. Nelson, MD, PhD

  • Cancer Care on a Native American Reservation

    For the first time, people living in the Navajo Nation who are diagnosed with cancer can get treated for the disease without leaving tribal lands.

    by Kate Yandell

  • The Right Dose

    Researchers want to find out when cancer patients can benefit from receiving lower doses of drugs or radiation, shortening treatment or skipping certain treatments altogether.

    by Kate Yandell

  • Focusing on Proton Therapy

    Proton therapy, an alternative to standard radiation therapy, is safe and effective. But evidence is lacking that it’s always a better option than standard radiation, and some insurers balk at the higher price tag.

    by Sue Rochman

  • CAREGIVING WITH CONFIDENCE

    Caregiving and Work

    Gather information, know your rights and be ready to adjust.

    by Diane Cameron

  • Drug Costs and Cancer Care

    Experts discuss the value of cancer treatments in a climate of rising drug prices.

    by Kevin McLaughlin

  • FORWARD LOOK

    Cancer Patients Can Now Defer Student Loans

    Payments can be put off during treatment and for six months after.

    by Bradley Jones

  • Crowdfunding for Cancer

    Researchers found that millions of dollars are donated on fundraising sites to support ineffective and even harmful treatments.

    by Jon Kelvey

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