Survival Continues to Improve for Most Cancers

4/5/2017

Overall cancer death rates in the United States continue to fall, but racial gaps persist, a new report says. More >

Half Report Severe Side Effects From Breast Cancer Therapy

1/24/2017

About half of early stage breast cancer patients experience severe side effects from their treatment, a new study finds. More >

U.S. Deaths From Cervical Cancer May Be Underestimated

1/23/2017

The number of women who die from cervical cancer in the United States may be higher than previously believed, and the risk is greatest among older and black women, a new study finds. More >

Better Detection, Treatment Cited

Report: U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Fall

1/9/2017

Cancer death rates in the United States have dropped 25 percent since the early 1990s, a new report reveals. More >

Therapy Benefits Triple-Negative Patients

Intense Chemo Offers Little Benefit for Most Early Breast Cancer

11/11/2016

A more intense type of chemotherapy offers little benefit over standard chemotherapy for women with high-risk early breast cancer, European researchers report. More >

Study Finds High Rate of Antidepressant Use After Cancer

10/27/2016

Treatment for depression and anxiety is nearly twice as common among U.S. cancer survivors as it is for those who never had the disease, a new study finds. More >

'Smart Bomb' Targets Tough-to-Treat Breast Cancer

6/7/2016

A new drug therapy shows promise for treating triple-negative breast cancer, an especially aggressive form of the disease, researchers say. More >

Study: Coke Boosts Tarceva's Effectiveness

Could a Lung Cancer Drug Work Better With Pop?

2/15/2016

Patients with the leading form of lung cancer may be able to look to Coca-Cola Classic to solve a common medicinal challenge, new research suggests. More >

Infertility May Mean Higher Odds of Testicular Cancer

11/18/2015

Men with reduced fertility could be at increased risk for testicular cancer, according to a new study. More >

Study: Early Detection Still Key to Breast Cancer Survival

10/7/2015

Even with recent strides in breast cancer treatment, a woman's chances of surviving the disease still partly depend on early detection, a new study says. More >