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ICYMI: February 17, 2017..

Feature Story With colon cancer, smokers may be less likely to survive WEDNESDAY, February 15, 2017 (Fox News) — Current smokers diagnosed with colorectal cancer are more likely to die from it than former smokers or people who never tried ciga..

ICYMI: February 10, 2017..

Feature Story Many high-risk patients with breast cancer aren’t getting genetic testing. Here’s why. TUESDAY, February 7, 2017 (The Washington Post) — Doctors often fail to recommend genetic testing for breast-cancer patients, even those wh..

ICYMI: February 3, 2017..

Feature Story Researchers find ‘another reason’ to avoid fast food: Chemicals in the packaging WEDNESDAY, February 1, 2017 (The Washington Post) — Chemicals that have been associated with cancer and other health problems have been f..

ICYMI: January 27, 2017..

Feature Article Wider Racial Gap Found in Cervical Cancer Deaths MONDAY, January 23, 2017 (The New York Times) — The death rate from cervical cancer in the United States is considerably higher than previously estimated and the disparity in deat..

ICYMI: January 20, 2016..

Feature Story 1 in 4 US men have cancer-linked HPV genital infections THURSDAY, January 19, 2017 (Fox News) — The first national estimate suggests that nearly half of U.S. men have genital infections caused by a sexually transmitted virus and t..

What’s Happening with the Afforda..

What’s happening with the Affordable Care Act? UPDATE (JAN. 13, 2017 – 5:25PM)—The House of Representatives voted on the budget resolution today and approved it by a vote of 227 to 198.  This means the House and Senate can move ahead quickly w..