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Category: Cancer

4 6/7/2018

One cancer patient’s dramatic response to immunotherapy. But …

6/4/2018

Are the clinical trial results for breast cancer drug taselisib ‘incredibly exciting’ or ‘disappointing’?

6/1/2018

As world’s largest cancer conference gets underway, keep these three tweets in mind

5/24/2018

Patient harm from ads for Opdivo and other cancer immunotherapies

5/17/2018

Turning 40? You might want to skip this mammography primer from U.S. News

5/16/2018

ASCO 2018: How a major medical meeting uses embargoes to shape the news, and what the consequences may be

3 4/16/2018

A breast cancer study in mice gets big headlines, setting up potential for patient ‘disaster,’ experts say

4/10/2018

A cancer doctor speaks out: How premature hype about experimental drugs fails patients

1 4/5/2018

Ethicists find fault with cancer centers marketing their clinical trials as a patient benefit

3/27/2018

Marketing misfire on ‘spa-like’ 3D mammograms: Comfort appeal distracts from real concerns on screening, experts say