A clinical trial comparing acupuncture and cognitive behavioral therapy found that they are both helpful for people who are experiencing sleep problems after cancer treatment.
by Cheryl Platzman Weinstock
ESPN reporter Holly Rowe worked through melanoma treatment.
by Lindsey Konkel
The meeting underscored the importance of NIH funding for cancer research.
by Elizabeth KS Barksdale, PhD
Patient navigators can help cancer patients tackle the trickier points of accessing health care.
by Carisa D. Brewster
Cancer patient advocates who review research proposals can provide valuable perspective.
by Bob Riter, Monica Vakiner and Carole Baas
A proposed federal rule says that patients must be informed after mammograms if they have dense breasts.
by Carly Weeks
Survivors and advocates display their posters alongside the work of thousands of cancer researchers.
by Kevin McLaughlin
Drug developers behind the six currently approved checkpoint inhibitors discuss the pros and cons of competition in the field.
by Kate Yandell
Cancer researchers, patient advocates and community members gathered for a public forum presented by the American Association for Cancer Research.
Payments can be put off during treatment and for six months after.
by Bradley Jones
A survey finds many patients prefer talking through imaging findings related to cancer with their physician rather than viewing reports online—but only if the wait for results is short.
by Cindy Kuzma
Immune checkpoint inhibitors can be effective treatments for elderly people with some types of advanced cancer, but more information is needed on their risks and benefits in this group.
by Emma Yasinski
Uterine cancer incidence is increasing in the U.S., particularly in Hispanic, Asian and black women, but obesity may play a smaller role in this change than was previously assumed.
by Ashley P. Taylor
Palliative care physician Dawn Gross helps people talk about death by focusing on what they want during life.
by Amy Paturel
Hillary Stires writes about a conversation with a patient advocate that changed how she thought about her work.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration approvals provide advances for a range of cancer types.
A congressional briefing provided information on vaccination, screening and treatment for cancers caused by the human papillomavirus.
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