November 20, 2020
Colorectal Cancer That Has Spread to the Liver: What You Should Know
If you or a loved one is dealing with colorectal cancer that has spread to the liver (colorectal liver metastasis), here’s some hopeful news: although the condition has long been difficult to treat, recent advances are making a big impact. Unlike primary... read more
November 12, 2020
Facts About Multiple Myeloma
Every year, approximately 32,000 people in the United States learn they have multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer that primarily affects people age 65 and older. Here are some key facts to know about this fairly rare cancer, and what you should keep an... read more
November 2, 2020
The Latest Innovation in Diagnosing Lung Cancer
A rapid, accurate diagnosis is always the goal when dealing with cancer. It is particularly important for lung cancer, which is the leading cause of cancer deaths. Cancerous nodules in the lungs can be small and found in hard-to-reach areas, making biopsies... read more
October 30, 2020
Skin Cancer Screening: When to Get Screened and What to Expect
While skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, its two most common types (basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma) are usually curable with appropriate and prompt treatment. While this is good news, some skin cancers (including... read more
October 30, 2020
Why It’s Worth Seeking a Second Opinion for Prostate Cancer
No matter what the diagnosis is, most patients who have been diagnosed with cancer can take some extra time to seek a second opinion before starting treatment. That’s especially true if you’ve been told you have prostate cancer. Having a second expert... read more
October 28, 2020
Total Neoadjuvant Therapy: The New Standard for Pancreatic Cancer?
Pancreatic cancer has long been treated with surgery followed by chemotherapy or radiation. However, reversing the order of those treatments—a process known as total neoadjuvant therapy—could lead to better outcomes for patients. Total neoadjuvant therapy... read more