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  • Vaccinating Against Cancer

    The human papillomavirus vaccine can significantly cut recipients’ risk of several types of cancer. So why are vaccination rates relatively low in the U.S.?

    by Brad Jones

  • Forward Look

    FDA Acts to Curb Nicotine Use

    Efforts focus on cigarettes and new smokeless tobacco products.

    by Brad Jones

  • POLICY MATTERS

    A Growing Commitment to Cancer Survivors

    The number of cancer survivors is growing. We must step up efforts to meet their needs.

    by Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD

  • Get Involved

    Helping Kids Cope

    Help with Hope delivers care packages to young people whose mother or father has received a cancer diagnosis.

    by Lindsey Konkel

  • Survivor Profile

    The Power of Patients

    Janet Freeman-Daily helps put patients at the center of lung cancer research.

    by Robin Meadows

  • Raising Their Voices

    People with metastatic breast cancer are demanding to be seen, counted and included in breast cancer research.

    by Sue Rochman

  • Being Candid About Cancer

    As a father with an aggressive brain cancer, I’ve opted against elaborate metaphors and in favor of candid speech when talking about cancer with my children.

    by Adam Hayden

  • Sowing Seeds of Health

    A program helps cancer survivors start gardens as a way to increase their vegetable consumption and physical activity.

    by Ashley P. Taylor

  • What You Need to Know About DNA Testing

    Before you order an at-home genetic testing kit, carefully consider the medical, psychological and legal implications.

    by Tina Segura

  • Policy Matters

    Putting an End to Cancer Health Disparities

    Cancer has a disproportionate impact on disadvantaged and minority groups. The AACR 2020 by 2020 initiative is a step toward closing the gap.

    by Michael A. Caligiuri, MD

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From the AACR

  • Making Mammography Better

    A study investigates whether artificial intelligence can reduce false-positive mammograms.

  • New FDA Approvals

    Three new cancer treatments have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

  • Nobel Prize for Immunotherapy

    James P. Allison, PhD, a Fellow of the AACR Academy, won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his pioneering work in cancer immunotherapy.

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Janet Freeman-Daily: On Lung Cancer and Blame

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