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Higher Death Risk for Obese Breast Cancer Patients, Study Finds

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis was interviewed about a study that found that obesity was associated with a 34 percent higher risk of death for wome...

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley

Immunotherapy Drugs Show Promise Treating Range of Cancers

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis commented on several studies of experimental drugs that target the body’s immune system to attack cancer....

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • The Wall Street Journal

Looking for the Final Word on Treatment

Deputy Physician-in-Chief for Quality and Safety Kent Sepkowitz authored an essay about the systematic review....

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • The New York Times

Lung Cancer Screening Could Cost Medicare Billions

Epidemiologist Peter Bach commented on the cost of screening for lung cancer....

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • Associated Press

Targeted Plexxikon Drug Helps Ease Pain from Rare Joint Disease

Medical oncologist William Tap discussed a study he led that found that an experimental drug eased pain and swelling in patients with a rare joint dis...

  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014

How to Talk to Your Kids About Having Cancer

Social worker Karen Hartman offered tips for parents about ways to talk to children about having cancer....

  • Thursday, May 8, 2014
  • EverydayHealth.com

Patient’s Cells Deployed to Attack Aggressive Cancer

Cell researcher Michel Sadelain commented on a study that showed for the first time that immunotherapy was able to shrink tumors in a woman with bile-...

  • Thursday, May 8, 2014
  • The New York Times

The Day I Started Lying to Ruth

Epidemiologist Peter Bach authored an article about losing his wife to cancer....

  • Tuesday, May 6, 2014
  • New York Magazine

Visible Ink: Helping Cancer Patients Heal Through Writing

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s “Visible Ink” program, a writing program that pairs writers with patients, was profiled....

  • Thursday, May 1, 2014
  • Fusion

Merrimack Pancreatic Cancer Treatment Shows Positive Results in Study

Medical oncologist Leonard Saltz commented on an investigational new drug for pancreatic cancer....

  • Thursday, May 1, 2014
  • The Wall Street Journal