Category: Therapy

Cancer Information

Information can be a powerful ally in all aspects of cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and supportive care. The development of health and medical information as a consumer commodity combined with the Internet has generated...

Investigational Anticancer Drugs

“Targeted Drugs” New Era Begets New Language New advances in molecular biology introduce new words to our lexicon. As has happened in the past with words such as engine, battery, atom, and rocket,new medical terms such as monoclonal antibody,...

The Impact of Research on the Cancer Problem

Historical Perspective: The Cancer Act and Its Implications In 1971, the National Cancer Act was passed by the United States Congress and signed by President Nixon. The mandate of the Cancer Act, more popularly...