New Drug Product: Imbruvica

Treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) or chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have received at least one prior therapy.

Vaccine Could Prevent Most Cervical Cancers

A vaccine meant to protect against nine types of human papillomavirus (HPV) could prevent 90% of all cervical cancers.

Obese CRC Patients, Second Cancer Risk

Colorectal cancer (CRC) patients who are overweight or obese when diagnosed appear to face a slightly higher risk for developing a second weight-related cancer.

ASTRO: New Choosing Wisely Guidelines

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released a second list of five radiation oncology-specific treatments that should be discussed before being prescribed.

Yogurt Test as Novel Colonoscopy Alternative ...

Synthetic biomarkers combined with yogurt may one day replace or augment colonoscopies and improve early diagnosis of colorectal cancer.

Do E-Cigarettes Help Cancer Patients Quit?

Smokers with cancer who used e-cigarettes along with traditional cigarettes were more dependent on nicotine than those who didn't use the devices, and were just as likely - or less likely - to have quit smoking than patients who didn't use e-cigarettes.

Amino Acids as Pancreatic Cancer Marker

An increase in certain amino acids may be an early sign of pancreatic cancer, occurring before the disease is diagnosed and symptoms appear, reports a new study.

Prostate Cancer Treatments

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For GI Cancer Patients,Unplanned Hospitalizations Common

For GI Cancer Patients,Unplanned Hospitalizations Common

Unplanned hospitalizations among elderly patients with gastrointestinal cancer are common, with top reasons including electrolyte disorders, intestinal obstruction, and pneumonia.

Extra Year of Trastuzumab Ups 10-Year Survival Rates for Breast Cancer

Extra Year of Trastuzumab Ups 10-Year Survival Rates for Breast Cancer

Adding a year of trastuzumab (Herceptin) to standard chemotherapy improves overall survival by 37% and raises 10-year overall survival rates from 75 to 84%, according to new research.

ACG: Incidence of Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Is Increasing

ACG: Incidence of Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Is Increasing

The incidence of young-onset colorectal cancer (CRC) is increasing, and the disease is more aggressive pathologically.

FDA Fast Tracks Combination Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Drug

The FDA has granted Fast Track designation for trifluridine and tipiracil hydrochloride (TAS-102), an oral combination anticancer drug for the treatment of refractory metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC).

Diet Quality May Impact Ovarian Cancer Prognosis

Diet Quality May Impact Ovarian Cancer Prognosis

Women with a healthy diet prior to an ovarian cancer prognosis are less likely to die in their subsequent years compared to women with a poorer diet, except women with diabetes or a high waist circumference.

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