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  • Treating Fear of Recurrence

    Cognitive behavioral therapy may help cancer survivors cope with fear of recurrence, some studies say.

    by Jon Kelvey

  • Learning the Language of Chemotherapy

    Cancer patients often do not understand words their doctors use while talking about chemotherapy, but a new video series helps explain these terms.

    by Jen Tota McGivney

  • Navigating Hospital Discharge Decisions

    Patients with advanced cancer often go to rehabilitation facilities after a hospital stay in hopes of gaining the strength for further treatment, but the majority do not go on to receive additional cancer therapy, a study reports.

    by Ashley P. Taylor

  • 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

  • FORWARD LOOK

    Treatment for Kids’ Brain Tumors Can Cause Hearing Problems

    Severe hearing loss may result in reading and learning difficulties.

    by Esther Landhuis

  • 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

  • Healthy Habits

    Stressed Out

    Addressing chronic stress may reduce cancer risk and improve outcomes.

    by Jane C. Hu

  • What to Do About Lymphedema?

    In a randomized study, weight loss and home-based exercise did not improve lymphedema symptoms in breast cancer survivors.

    by Anna Azvolinsky

  • Finding Support in Unlikely Places

    After her diagnosis with ovarian cancer, Patricia Anne Ward noticed that some friends and family pulled away. She found connection outside her usual circles.

    by Patricia Anne Ward

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From the AACR

  • Targeting KRAS

    After decades of failed efforts to target the elusive KRAS, encouraging data suggest KRAS could finally be dethroned from the “undruggable” category.

  • New FDA Approval

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved an ovarian cancer treatment based on new biomarker.

  • Advances in Lung Cancer Research and Treatment

    Lung cancer—one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the United States—is an area of intense research and clinical development.

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