Cancer Talk

New Developments in Treatment
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 10:00am
Cancer Research & News

Brain tumors are relatively uncommon, affecting 200,000 Americans each year, and range from benign (not cancerous) to malignant (cancerous). Most brain tumors are secondary, which means the cancer spread to the brain from another area of the body, but a smaller number of cases involve primary tumors, which start in the brain tissue.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 2:26pm
Patient Stories
The advice I would give to other people going through cancer at my age is to never give up. Find something that can symbolize your journey and push you to keep fighting.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 4:35pm
Patient Stories
A cancer survivor reflects on his decades-long experience with cancer and shares his secret to moving forward.
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:00am
Cancer Support
Today many people are concerned about the risks of taking opioid medications on a long-term basis. But if you're living with chronic pain, what are the alternatives?
Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:00am
Patient Stories
Cancer Support
I encourage all patients and survivors to become experts on their cancer and seek out communities that support them. There are plenty of resources out there, and beginning the journey to finding them can be a huge source of relief.
Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 3:26pm
Prevention & Screening
We asked our Facebook followers to share the first signs or symptoms they experienced before being receiving their cancer diagnosis.
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 9:00am
Patient Stories
Erin has gone through a lot for a 15-year-old, with four surgeries to put in medi-ports, two for tumor removal and two for eye reconstruction, with more reconstruction to come.
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 9:00am
Life & Wellness
While cancer isn’t funny, when laughter and humor are combined with treatment, they might be the best medicine to help you through this difficult time.
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 8:00am
Cancer Research & News
Newer targeted treatments like immunotherapy have emerged in recent years and appear to be not only more effective than conventional therapy but also better tolerated, because unlike chemotherapy and radiation, these newer approaches are designed to kill cancer cells without damaging healthy ones.