Racial disparities in treatment outcomes for young colon cancer patients appear at every stage of the disease, data show, suggesting screening access isn’t all that matters.
Nicole Fawcett is the manager of cancer communication for the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, overseeing media relations, marketing, web, internal communication, social media and publications for the center’s research and clinical enterprises. She leads a team of four communicators who produce targeted, innovative communication to meet the Cancer Center’s goals. Nicole joined the University of Michigan Health System in 2003. Prior to that, she was at the Detroit News and at a startup web-based community for people with disabilities.
Vessel-sparing radiation combined with a better understanding of prostate anatomy can help preserve patients’ sexual function, a new paper says.
Adrenal cancer researchers spanning 39 institutions identified new genetic drivers of the disease. The results make way for future treatment advances.
A biomarker associated with basal cell carcinoma may help signal which tumors will be more aggressive, a new U-M study finds.
A new U-M study examines how media coverage of celebrity health has influenced breast cancer treatment decisions.
Categorizing non-life-threatening thyroid tumors separately from more aggressive thyroid cancers could change patients’ lives for the better, researchers say.