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 […]

CAR Therapy Effective in Advanced Lymphoma

According to results of several presentations at the 2016 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), chimeric […]

What’s New in the Management of Lymphoma?

What’s New in the Management of Lymphoma? Cancers that begin in cells of the lymph system are referred to as […]

HIV-Positive Patients with Lymphoma Should No Longer be Excluded From Receiving Blood Stem Cell Transplants as Treatment

CancerConnect News: HIV-positive patients with lymphoma were previously excluded from receiving autologous blood stem cell transplants as treatment, because of […]

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 […]

Celiac Disease Associated with Higher Risk of Lymphoma

Individuals with celiac disease have an increased risk of lymphoma, particularly if they have a condition known as persistent villous […]

Lymphoma During Pregnancy Can Have Good Outcomes

Among women who are diagnosed with lymphoma during pregnancy, the outcomes for both mother and baby are often good. This […]

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 […]

Children and Teens Have Better NHL Survival than Young Adults

Even after accounting for stage at diagnosis and subtype of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), children and teens with NHL have better survival than young adults with NHL. These results were published in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine.

Cancer Caregivers Devote Substantial Time and Effort

On average, informal caregivers of cancer patients devote more than eight hours per day to caregiving. These results were published in Cancer.

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.

Understanding Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Dr. John Hainsworth of the Sarah Cannon Research Institute explains the different types of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Q: Welcome to Understanding […]