A new paper links digital communication, including Facebook and Twitter, to confidence in cancer treatment choices. But there were some use disparities based on age, education and race.
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In recent years, the use of imaging tests has skyrocketed for post-treatment surveillance of thyroid cancer. But this hasn’t affected survival rates, new research shows.
A new study finds nearly 12 percent of men with advanced disease have a genetic mutation. As a result, the authors say every patient should be screened.
A technique called relaxing acupressure could offer a low-cost way to manage symptoms, including sleep loss and fatigue, in those with breast cancer.
In inflammatory breast cancer cells, the gene RhoC controls cell metabolism and regulates energy — a ‘vulnerability’ future treatments could exploit.
Researchers examined the DNA of lymphomas that occur in and around the eye, and found several mutations for which targeted therapies are being tested in other cancer types.