Lower Burden and Better Mental Health Outcomes Reported by African-American Caregivers

Informal caregivers, such as partners, children and other family members as well as close friends, provide essential support to cancer patients. Following diagnosis and...

Cancer Mortality May Increase for Successive Generations of Latino Immigrants

In 2016 the United States Census Bureau estimated that 18% of the population in the continental United States and Hawaii, approximately 57.5 million people,...

Culturally Tailored Messages Increase HPV Vaccination of Asian American Adolescents

Results from a pilot study supported by the National Cancer Institute’s Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities and presented at the 11th AACR Conference...

Cultural Competency Training Improves Oncologists’ LGBT-related Knowledge and Clinical Practices

An interactive online LGBT cultural competency training program for oncologists may be improve LGBT-related knowledge and clinical practices. This is the preliminary result of...

Study Shows Hormonal Breast Cancer Therapies Increased in States that Expanded...

An evaluation of breast cancer patients enrolled in Medicaid showed that states that expanded Medicaid during 2011 to 2017 had a 27% increase in...

Predicting Survival in African-American Women with Breast Cancer: A New Prognostic...

A study funded by grants from the National Cancer Institute and the National Institutes of Health and presented at the 11th AACR Conference on...

How to Better Utilize the Immune System – Neoadjuvant Therapy to...

It's a question that begs being answered: Can physicians use immunotherapy more effectively? The answer may be a simple 'Yes.' In the treatment of a number...

Study Confirms Local Radiotherapy to Improve Survival in Metastatic Prostate Cancer

According to recent data from the American Cancer Society, about 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime and...

Addition of Pelvic Lymph Node Radiation may Significant Improve Prostate Cancer...

Initial reports from a large international clinical trial suggest that, in the treatment of man with prostate cancer that recurs after prostatectomy, the surgical...

Cetuximab Causes Less Side Effects and May be a Good Treatment...

Over the last decades human papilloma virus (HPV-) positive throat cancer incidence is rapidly increasing worldwide while the incidence of head and neck squamous...

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