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Category: Cancer

1 1/29/2018

In the real world, harms of lung cancer screening prove greater than expected

8/21/2017

Imbalanced ‘Saved by the Scan’ campaign neglects big concerns over lung cancer screening

3 8/15/2017

TIME’s ‘miracle cure’ coverage reflects common problems with cancer stories

7/12/2017

Medscape video series on colorectal cancer in young adults: Does it fear-monger?

2 7/11/2017

Fact-checking pharma: 5 cancer drug myths, busted

2 6/7/2017

CAR T-cell therapy — Why it’s too soon to speculate about a ‘cure’ for multiple myeloma

1 6/6/2017

High drug costs (and stock values) take center stage at final day of ASCO

6/5/2017

Small studies get big headlines at ASCO 2017

1 6/2/2017

6 things to keep in mind if you read cancer-related news in the next few days

1 5/23/2017

Today’s alcohol and breast cancer headlines are wrong: Here’s how news reports could have done better