• Cancer Patients Should Receive Flu Shots

    People with cancer are at increased risk of serious complications if they get the flu. Flu shots are safe for this group, and a recent study bolsters evidence of their effectiveness.

    by Carly Weeks

  • September 27: The Week in Cancer News

    A study examines how poor and minority patients are more likely to be diagnosed with cancer in the emergency room, and a cancer survivor considers the lasting effects of chemotherapy.

    by Bradley Jones

  • Healthy Habits

    Stressed Out

    Addressing chronic stress may reduce cancer risk and improve outcomes.

    by Jane C. Hu

  • Sound Advice

    Fall 2019

    vol 09 | issue 03
    Experts offer advice on feeling confident as a caregiver, adjusting to changes to day-to-day-life, and making the best use of limited energy.

  • 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

  • Forward Look

    Treatment for Kids’ Brain Tumors Can Cause Hearing Problems

    Severe hearing loss may result in reading and learning difficulties.

    by Esther Landhuis

  • Forward Look

    Helping the Helpers

    Distress is common among caregivers.

    by Cameron Walker

  • Integrative Oncology

    Some patients are benefiting from using nontraditional therapies alongside conventional treatments like surgery, chemotherapy and radiation.

    by Stephen Ornes

  • Your Cancer Guide

    Get Help at Work

    Come up with a plan to keep work projects moving forward during treatment.

    by Hester Hill Schnipper

  • Caregiving With Confidence

    Take a Timeout

    A break from routine can help you be a better caregiver.

    by Aimee Swartz