Pass it On: It’s Leukemia and Lymphoma National Awareness Month

Leukemia and lymphoma are both hematologic malignancies, meaning that they involve the blood or bone marrow. The American Cancer Society […]

Ask the Expert: Blood Cancer Treatment Progress & What’s Next

CancerConnect Presents: Ask the Expert: Blood Cancer Treatment Progress & What’s Next   In this informative web chat, Jacqueline Barrientos, MD […]

September Is National Blood Cancer Awareness Month

Sun Valley, ID & Fort Worth, TX– OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of blood cancer educational programs for […]

Caring for Yourself During Chemotherapy for Leukemia: How to Manage Hair Loss, Dry Skin, and Brittle Nails

Chemotherapy can be effective treatment for cancer but may also cause physical side effects that may be uncomfortable and affect […]

Many Patients with “Chemo Brain” Recover within Five Years

A study of “chemo brain”—the foggy thinking and forgetfulness that patients may experience after chemotherapy—suggests that the condition improves substantially […]

Survivors of Some Childhood Cancers May Face Cognitive Impairment

Survivors of non-central nervous system (CNS) childhood cancers reported a statistically and clinically significantly higher rate of neurocognitive impairment than […]

September Is National Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month

As the month of September brings leukemia and lymphoma into focus, it’s time to increase public understanding of these diseases, including their prevalence, approaches to screening and prevention, treatment options, and resources that offer updated leukemia and lymphoma information throughout the year.

Formaldehyde Exposure May Increase Risk of Blood and Lymphatic Cancers

Industrial workers who are exposed to formaldehyde may be at an increased risk of dying from blood and lymphatic cancers, particularly myeloid leukemia but also Hodgkin’s lymphoma and multiple myeloma, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

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