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Switching to Subcutaneous Medication for My Cancer-Induced Compromised Immune System Was Life Changing

December 9th 2022, 6:00pm

By Linda Cohen

Article

Once I got the hang of administering subcutaneous immunoglobulin, my life was so much easier, as I no longer had to undergo monthly infusions for my cancer-related compromised immune system.

‘Phantom of the Opera’ Star Dies of Cancer, ‘The Home Edit’ Host Completes Treatment and More

December 9th 2022, 4:00pm

By Brielle Benyon

Article

From the death of a Broadway actor to TV stars completing treatment, here’s what’s happening in the cancer space this week.

Educated Patient® Multiple Myeloma Summit Looking Ahead Panel: November 13, 2022

December 9th 2022, 2:00pm

By Kristie L. Kahl

Video

Watch Dr. Francesco Maura, Dr. Marcella Kaddoura and Mary DeRome answer questions about the future of myeloma during the CURE® Educated Patient® Multiple Myeloma Summit.

Cognitive Ability May Worsen More With Chemotherapy Plus Endocrine Therapy Versus Endocrine Therapy Alone for Breast Cancer

December 8th 2022, 10:00pm

By Miranda Lankas

Article

Patients with breast cancer, regardless of their menopausal status, may face worse cognitive ability with chemotherapy and endocrine therapy, although this may return to its pretreatment level after 36 months.

Triathlons Helped Three-Time Cancer Survivor 'Love Every Single Day' of His Life

December 8th 2022, 8:00pm

By Colleen Moretti

Article

Robert Atteberry never gave up, even after three cancer diagnoses, and has found a motivation and passion for competing in triathlons during survivorship.

I Can’t Jump on the Bandwagon of CBD for Cancer Care

December 8th 2022, 6:00pm

By Tamera Anderson-Hanna

Article

I am not allowed to use CBD products, so when my oncology team recommended I try them, it gave me pause.

Creating a Charity 8 Days After a Rare Cancer Diagnosis: Dying Defiantly Founder Shares His Story

December 8th 2022, 4:00pm

By Sailaja Darisipudi

Podcast

After Marshall Morris was diagnosed with a rare cancer and given only six months to live, he created a charity that empowers people with terminal illness and provides them with counseling and support.

Educated Patient® Multiple Myeloma Summit Precision Medicine Presentation: November 13, 2022

December 8th 2022, 2:00pm

By Sailaja Darisipudi

Video

Watch Dr. Marcella Kaddoura, from Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, discuss targeting myeloma with small molecules with precision medicine during the CURE® Educated Patient® Multiple Myeloma Summit.

Tumor Test May Predict Which Patients With HR-Positive Breast Cancer Will Benefit From Ovarian Suppression

December 7th 2022, 10:00pm

By Jason Harris

Article

Recent research sought to determine which patients with HR-positive breast cancer can benefit by adding ovarian function suppression to their adjuvant regimens, and which patients can skip it.

Brush Up on Oral Hygiene After Cancer

December 7th 2022, 8:00pm

By Colleen Moretti

Article

It is important for survivors to maintain healthy oral hygiene because they face increased risk of dental problems.

5 Things I Learned Going From Patient to Cancer Caregiver

December 7th 2022, 6:00pm

By Tamron Little

Article

Years after I went through mesothelioma, my husband was diagnosed with cancer, causing a reversal in the patient-caregiver roles.

Patients With Testicular Cancer ‘Should Not Shy Away’ from Seeking Mental Health Services

December 7th 2022, 4:00pm

By Darlene Dobkowski, MA

Article

Study findings showed that anxiety and depression may not decrease over time in patients with testicular cancer, emphasizing the importance of discussing symptoms with cancer teams.

Educated Patient® Multiple Myeloma Summit Predicting Clinical Outcomes Presentation: November 13, 2022

December 7th 2022, 2:19pm

By Sailaja Darisipudi

Video

Watch Dr. Francesco Maura, from Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, discuss how personalized prediction models can be used to identify the best treatments during the CURE® Educated Patient Multiple Myeloma Summit.

Extreme Obesity May Increase Relapse Risk During Maintenance Therapy in Children With Leukemia Subtype

December 6th 2022, 10:00pm

By Colleen Moretti

Article

Children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia had a 2.4-fold greater risk of relapse if they were considered extremely obese while undergoing maintenance therapy.

Finding the Right Cancer-Related Information

December 6th 2022, 8:00pm

By Colleen Moretti

Article

The internet is flooded with information for cancer survivors, and it is vital they recognize the reliable sources from those that are not.