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MM-398 Receives Fast Track Designation for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

The U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted MM- 398 plus 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) [...]

PV-10 Injection Promising Treatment of Melanoma Lesions

The results of an international clinical trial evaluating the use of intralesional rose bengal (PV-10), [...]

Strategies to Improve Treatment

Nivolumab like other PD-1 drugs enhance the ability of the immune system to fight cancer. A [...]

Role of Surgery

The available data suggests that surgery plays a role in the management of some patients [...]

Treatment With Immunotherapy

Biological agents, also called immunotherapy, are treatments that stimulate or restore the ability of the [...]

Tips & Inspiration

Get the Glow

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

Tips for Acne-Prone Skin: Before, during, and after Pregnancy

From the article: Get the Glow By Jonette Elizabeth Keri, MD, PhD, FAAD Associate Professor [...]

Every Mother Counts

Maternal health in the United States and abroad is the focus of this organization dedicated [...]

Managing Your Finances in the Face of Illness

Monitoring the financial transactions that accompany any medical challenge can require vigilance, but the long-term [...]

Understanding Hospice Care and Medicare Coverage

By Ron Pollack Executive Director, Families USA What Is Hospice Care? Hospice care is a [...]

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 [...]