May 7, 2021
Sex and Cancer: What Women Should Know
Cancer and its treatments can trigger many changes to a woman’s body, and these changes may affect a patient’s sex life. It’s an all-too-common problem that many women are nervous to talk about, but it’s important to ask questions and seek answers. While... read more
April 30, 2021
Five Questions About mRNA Vaccines, Answered
New approaches using mRNA as vaccines have led to the rapid development of two safe and highly effective vaccines for COVID-19. But if you’re wondering how it all works, well, you’re not alone. Although scientists have been studying mRNA vaccines for more... read more
April 16, 2021
Three Reasons to Seek a Second Opinion for Lymphoma
When you are first diagnosed with cancer, it’s normal to want to start treatment quickly. However, it is often advised that individuals seek a second opinion before deciding on a treatment regimen. Sometimes, a second opinion for a cancer diagnosis can... read more
April 15, 2021
Is the COVID Vaccine Less Effective in Cancer Patients?
Over the course of the last 4 months, most of the population has jumped for joy at the development of the COVID-19 vaccine. Getting vaccinated is exciting, and it is one of the major steps that we can all take toward ending this pandemic. We know that the... read more
April 8, 2021
Overall Survival Rates at Bone Marrow Transplant Centers: Why They Mat...
Bone marrow transplants (also known as stem cell transplants) are hailed as life-saving procedures for certain types of cancers (multiple myeloma, acute leukemia, and advanced lymphoma, to name a few). But they’re also incredibly complex—and that’s why it’s... read more
April 8, 2021
The Benefits of Outpatient Cancer Centers
There’s a growing trend in cancer care that allows patients to be treated closer to home. More and more comprehensive cancer centers are offering their world-class services in suburban outpatient centers, which allow patients to receive their treatment and... read more