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New Lung Cancer Rx Targets Common Mutation
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new lung cancer treatment that targets a common tumor mutation.
Mole or Melanoma?
Some adults can have up to 40 moles. But when should you start worrying about skin cancer?
What Causes Colorectal Cancer?
Several non-genetic factors may increase your risk for colorectal cancer.
FDA OKs Targeted Lung Cancer Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a targeted drug for a type of non-small cell lung cancer.
Cancer Symptoms Men Might Miss
Cancer can affect anyone, and that includes men. Below, we discuss seven cancer symptoms that men may overlook.
US Cancer Deaths Drop
Over the past two decades, cancer deaths in the United States dropped by 27 percent. But there is still work to be done.
New Rx to Protect Bone Marrow During Chemo
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new drug to reduce bone marrow suppression brought on by chemotherapy.
New Biosimilar Approved for Multiple Conditions
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new biosimilar to Rituxan (rituximab) to treat several serious conditions.
Approved: New Prostate Cancer Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new oral hormone therapy for advanced prostate cancer.
A New Treatment for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).