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HIV-Positive Patients with Lymphoma Should No Longer be Excluded From Receiving Blood Stem Cell Transplants as Treatment

CancerConnect News: HIV-positive patients with lymphoma were previously excluded from receiving autologous blood stem cell [...]

IBIS-I Trial Confirms Greater Than Fifteen Year Benefit of Tamoxifen to Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer in High-Risk Women

CancerConnect News: Long term results of the International Breast Cancer Intervention Study-I (IBIS-I) were presented [...]

Jakafi® Helps Maintain Blood Cells Levels in Polycythemia Vera

CancerConnect News: A new drug called Jakafi® (ruxolitinib) appears to help patients with polycythemia vera [...]

Neratinib Continues to Show Activity in HER2-Positive Breast Cancer

CancerConnect News: Interim results from an ongoing Phase II clinical trial of neratinib were presented [...]

Switching from Best Available Therapy to Jakafi® Improves Outcomes in Polycythemia Vera

CancerConnect News: Patients with polycythemia vera (PV) who begin treatment with best available therapy and [...]

Tips & Inspiration

Get the Facts… and a Better Mammogram

Controversy about the value of mammography and different screening guidelines in the news have left [...]

Alzheimer’s Disease: A Women’s Health Issue

Alzheimer’s affects more women than men, making education and awareness an essential part of your [...]


Brandon Hayes-Lattin, MD Medical Director Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program Oregon Health & Science [...]

Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer: An Overview

By Jennifer Maxon, RN, BSN In the land­scape of life experience, it is pretty clear [...]

Get the Glow

Pregnancy can sometimes cause acne to flair, but a good skin care routine and safe, [...]

Know The Early Warning Signs of Cancer

Q I hear a lot about common symptoms—breast lumps, unusual bleeding, changes in a skin [...]

Cancer Patient Nick Auden Dies While Fighting Drug Companies for Treatment

I just received some heartbreaking news: Nick Auden, the focus of the worldwide Save Locky’s [...]