RT to Heart, Anthracyclines Increased CVD in Hodgkin Survivors
In Hodgkin lymphoma survivors, both mean heart radiation dose and cumulative dose of anthracyclines significantly predicted cardiovascular disease.
Childhood Cancer Survivors at Higher Risk for New Cancers Even After 40
While the risk of a new treatment-related cancer diagnosis after childhood is known, a new study now shows that this risk remains into the fifth and sixth decade of life.
Cancer Survivors May Face Challenges Trying to Adopt
Cancer survivors may face discrimination by adoption agencies, many of which require medical histories and statements of health to be shared with birth mothers.
How Do You Know I’m Cancer Free?
How do you know your patients are cancer-free? Often hard to answer and often asked with a note of fear suggesting they don't really want to know the answer.
Cognitive Impairment in Pediatric ALL Survivors Even Without Brain RT
Even in the absence of cranial radiation therapy, survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) have decreased neurocognitive function years later.
Exercise Reduces AI-Induced Joint Pain in Breast Cancer Survivors
An increase in exercise led to a significant decrease in the amount of arthralgia reported by breast cancer survivors being treated with aromatase inhibitors.
Health-Related QoL Poor Among Myeloma, Pancreatic Cancer Survivors
Survivors of multiple myeloma and pancreatic cancer may have some of the poorest physical health-related quality of life outcomes, according to a new study.
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