American Cancer Society

$2.3 Million In American Cancer Society Grants Awarded To Rutgers Cancer Institute Researchers

More than $2.3 million in Research Scholar Grants from the American Cancer Society have been awarded to three Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey researchers to examine cell metabolism and tumor formation in forms of breast cancer, lung cancer...
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Lung Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Many Not Receiving Guideline-concordant Tx For Lung Cancer

FRIDAY, Nov. 1, 2019 -- Many lung cancer patients in the United States receive no treatment or less intensive treatment than recommended, according to a study published online Nov. 1 in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society. Erik F. Blom,...
Related topics: Lung Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Survey Reveals Many Americans Lack Cancer Prevention Knowledge

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 30, 2019 -- Only one in four U.S. adults report incorporating cancer prevention into their daily lives, according to the results of the American Society of Clinical Oncology 2019 National Cancer Opinion Survey. The Harris Poll...
Related topics: Polls, Cancer, Oncology, American Society Of Clinical Oncology

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American Cancer Society’s Online Store Infected With Credit Card Stealing Malware

The American Cancer Society’s online store has become the latest victim of credit card stealing malware. Security researcher Willem de Groot found the malware on the organization’s store website, buried in obfuscated code designed to...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Malware, Medical Research

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American Society Of Clinical Oncology: Public Relations Specialist

Commensurate with experience : American Society of Clinical Oncology: Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer... Alexandria, Virginia
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Astro And Acr Update Practice Parameters For Radiation Therapy Treatments

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) recently released seven updated practice parameters for medical providers who use radiation therapy to treat patients with cancer. The updated practice...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Dj Khaled, French Montana & Jhené Aiko Star In American Cancer Society Campaign

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Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Despite Rise In New Cases, Breast Cancer Deaths Continue To Fall

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 2, 2019 -- Deaths from breast cancer are still declining in the United States, even as more women are being diagnosed with the disease, a new report shows. Researchers from the American Cancer Society found that the national...
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Asco: More Than One In Five Millennials Use E-cigarettes

FRIDAY, Sept. 27, 2019 -- One in eight U.S. adults report using electronic cigarettes regularly, according to the American Society of Clinical Oncology's 2019 Cancer Opinions Survey. The survey, conducted online by The Harris Poll, was...
Related topics: American Society Of Clinical Oncology, Cancer, Oncology, Polls

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Fish Oil Found To Significantly Reduce Heart Attack Risk

A new study from the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) looked into the potential cardiovascular and cancer-related health benefits associated with fish oil and vitamin D. Past research has implicated both substances as potentially beneficial...
Related topics: Medical Research, Menopause, Cardiology, Cancer, Oncology, Vitamins

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American Society Of Clinical Oncology: Science Communications Administrator

Commensurate with experience : American Society of Clinical Oncology: Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer... Alexandria, Virginia
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Astro Issues Guideline For Radiation Tx In Pancreatic Cancer

THURSDAY, Sept. 19, 2019 -- In a new American Society for Radiation Oncology clinical practice guideline, published in the September-October issue of Practical Radiation Oncology, recommendations are presented for radiation treatment of pancreatic...
Related topics: Pancreatic Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, American Society Of Clinical Oncology

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Taking Baby Aspirin Improves Overall Survival For Patients With Head & Neck, Lung Cancer

In companion presentations at the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, doctors from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center report new evidence that low-dose aspirin and other anti-inflammatories may improve survival...
Related topics: Aspirin, Lung Cancer, Cancer, Oncology

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What Is Your Risk For Prostate Cancer?

THURSDAY, Sept. 12, 2019 -- Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in American men, so it's important to know the risk factors and warning signs, an expert says. The American Cancer Society estimates there will be nearly 175,000 new...
Related topics: Prostate Cancer, Cancer, Oncology

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Fighting Cancer With Math

Researchers gather today to discuss how mathematical models of the body's smallest vessels can improve our understanding and treatment of cancer. They will present their findings at the American Physiological Society (APS) Interface of Mathematical...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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'together We Answer Cancer' Campaign Raises Awareness, Funds For Cancer Research, Patients And...

The University of Chicago Medicine is partnering with the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation and key media outlets in a multifaceted cause-marketing campaign to support the American Cancer Society.
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Marketing

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Incidence Of Colorectal Cancer Up In Younger Adults Worldwide

FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 -- Among younger adults, colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence rates have increased in several countries, according to a study published online Sept. 5 in Gut. Rebecca L. Siegel, M.P.H., from the American Cancer Society in...
Related topics: Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Rush Earns Asco Qopi Certification For High-quality Cancer Care

Rush University Medical Center has received a three-year certification from the American Society of Clinical Oncology's Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI) by demonstrating that the Cancer Center's processes surpass national benchmarks for...
Related topics: American Society Of Clinical Oncology, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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New Guideline Clarifies Role Of Radiation Therapy In Pancreatic Cancer Treatment

A new clinical guideline from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) provides recommendations on the use of radiation therapy to treat patients diagnosed with pancreatic cancer
Related topics: Pancreatic Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, American Society Of Clinical Oncology

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International Collaboration To Improve Cancer Care In Sub-saharan Africa Announces Management Of...

A collaborative project from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network(r) (NCCN(r)), the African Cancer Coalition (ACC), the American Cancer Society (ACS), and others to improve cancer outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa enters a new phase in Addis...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, African-American

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