Hematology & Oncology News

CDC: Prevalence of Smoking Quit Attempts Unchanged in Most States
Novel Test Accurately Identifies Precancerous Pancreatic Cysts
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
Man's Award in Roundup Cancer Case Slashed by Judge
Continuous Anticoagulants + Cold Snare Polypectomy Noninferior
Prevalence of Malignancy High in Takotsubo Syndrome Patients
Protocolized Sepsis Care Lowers Sepsis Mortality in NY State
Colonoscopy Rates Increased in Those Aged 45 to 54 Years
Depression at Time of Diagnosis May Worsen Survival in Blood Cancers
Racial Disparity Shown in Odds of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Most Adults Favor Cutting Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes
Many Perceive Lack of Choice in Receipt of RAI for Thyroid Cancer
State-Level Variation Noted in Economic Burden of Cancer
Erectile Dysfunction Presents Large Global Health Burden
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Medicare Drug Rebate Plan Withdrawn by Trump Administration
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
Sugary Beverage Consumption Linked to Increased Cancer Risk
Focus on Ovarian Cancer Surgical Volume May Not Be Best Metric
Two-Dose Course of Vaccine After HSCT Cuts Incidence of Zoster
Risk for Cancer Higher in Those With Congenital Heart Disease
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads Blocked by Judge
Xpovio With Dexamethasone Approved for Refractory Multiple Myeloma
Increased Cancer Risk Seen in Multiple Sclerosis Patients
Environment May Be Main Factor in Norway's Obesity Epidemic
In-Hospital Maternal Mortality Down in Pregnancies With Lupus
History of Liver Disease Does Not Impact Efficacy of Edoxaban
Androgen Deprivation Therapy May Up Risk of Alzheimer Disease
Extended Follow-Up Supports Low-Dose CT for Lung Cancer Screening
Urine Biomarker Helps Classify Risk Level in Prostate Cancer
Image-Based Model Predicts Radiation Tx Failure in Lung Cancer
Lack of Evidence for Treating Chronic Pain in Children
Vermont Places 92 Percent Tax on E-Cigarettes
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
I-131 Tx for Hyperthyroidism May Up Risk for Solid Cancer Death
Metformin May Cut Mortality Risk in Post-Pancreatitis Diabetes
Calculated Tumor Area Has Prognostic Value for Melanoma
Model Can Predict Lung Cancer in Patient With Visible Nodule on CT
Longevity Benefits for Adults Becoming More Physically Active
Five-Year Survival Less Than 40 Percent in Seniors With DLBCL
Overall Survival Worse With Multiple Primary Melanomas
Use of 3-D Mammography Rapidly Expanded 2015 to 2017
Review: HPV Vaccination Program Has Considerable Impact
Infections Tied to Subsequent Risk for Acute Ischemic Stroke
Morning Preference Has Protective Effect on Breast Cancer Risk
USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Too Conservative for Blacks
Five-Year Overall Survival for Glioblastoma Persistently Low
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Combination Biopsy Strategy May Identify More Prostate Cancers
Americans Concerned About Clinician Burnout
Mortality Not Higher With Transfusions From Female Donors
Voxelotor Improves Hemoglobin Levels in Sickle Cell Disease
Nonchromosomal Birth Defects May Up Childhood Cancer Risk
Cancer Survivors Have High Prevalence of Chronic Pain
Anesthesia Tied to Neurocognitive Impairment in Childhood ALL Survivors
Adrenal Incidentalomas Rarely Grow, Change Hormone Function
Drug Combo Slows Progression in Advanced Breast Cancer
Transfusion Dose Density Affects Myelodysplastic Syndrome Survival
Seniors Who Develop Cancer Have Better Memory, Slower Decline
Poor Oral Health Not Linked to Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk
First States to Expand Medicaid Had Largest Bump in Cancer Screening
No Change Seen in Processed Meat Consumption by U.S. Adults
Study Reveals Lower Predictive Ability for Renal Cancer Models
Restricting Blood Transfusions OK in Cardiac Surgery
Most Women Unaware Alcohol Poses Breast Cancer Risk
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
Computer-Assisted Diagnosis Aids Detection of Glioma Growth
High Response Seen for Chemo in Seniors With High-Risk AML
Health Care Workers With ARIs Often Work While Symptomatic
Surgeons' Unprofessional Behavior Tied to Higher Complication Risk
San Francisco Considering Banning Sales of E-Cigarettes
Many Surgeons Still Performing Inappropriate Vascular Access Sx
Prophylactic IVC Filters Worsen Outcomes for Bariatric Surgery
Yogurt Consumption Linked to Reduced CRC Adenoma Risk in Men
Statins May Be Beneficial After Radiation to Thorax, Head, Neck
Cardiovascular AEs Common With Carfilzomib in Multiple Myeloma
Recommendations Issued for Imaging Use in Multiple Myeloma
Adding Bevacizumab Improves Overall Survival in NSCLC
Patterns of Inpatient Opioid Use Linked to Long-Term Use
Overall Cancer Survival Rates Up Among Adolescents, Young Adults
Drug Makers Challenge New Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads
High Soy Intake May Cut Fracture Risk in Younger Breast Cancer Survivors
Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Varies by Birthplace for Black Women
Maine Legalizes Assisted Suicide
Black Race Not Tied to Worse Prostate Cancer Mortality
Cardiac Radiation Dose in NSCLC Predicts Mortality, Cardiac AEs
Long-Term Opioid Prescribing Up Among Older Cancer Survivors
HPV16 Antibodies Can Develop Long Before Throat Cancer Diagnosis
FIGO 2018 Staging Ups Discrimination of Stage 1B Cervical Cancer
Increases in Red Meat Intake Linked to Increased Mortality
Most Providers Unaware of Online Feedback About Themselves
Chemoradiation Does Not Up Survival in Endometrial Cancer
Approving Children's Cancer Drugs Takes 6.5 Years Longer
Nitrate Pollution of Tap Water May Cause Thousands of Cancer Cases
Vitamin K Can Up Anticoagulation Stability in Patients on Warfarin
Diagnostic Yield of Lynch Syndrome Screening Drops With Age
Number of Cancer Survivors Set to Top 22 Million by 2030
Chemoimmunotherapy Regimen Approved to Treat DLBCL
Mouth Rinse for HPV DNA May Be Biomarker in Head, Neck Cancer
Access to Health Care Has Little Impact on Longevity
Location of Body Fat Linked to Advanced, Fatal Prostate Cancer
Fewer Black Men Adopt Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer
Out-of-Pocket Medical Expenditure Up for Cancer Survivors
Rapid Cycling Work Roster Improves Resident Sleep Practices
Testicular Cancer Treatment Does Not Up Risk for Offspring Birth Defects
Gait Speed Is Prognostic in Older Patients With Blood Cancer
Survey Indicates Physician Misconduct Is Underreported
Few Oncologists Refer Patients to Weight Management Programs
Fragmentation Profiles of Cell-Free DNA Can Detect Cancer
Surveillance Breast MRI Ups Biopsy, Cancer Detection Rates
ASCO: Enzalutamide Beneficial in Metastatic Prostate Cancer
ASCO: Survival Up With Ribociclib in Advanced Breast Cancer
ASCO: Combo Regimen Effective in CLL With Coexisting Conditions
ASCO: Olaparib Beats Placebo for BRCA-Related Pancreatic Cancer
Policy Changes Proposed to Meet Projected Need for Palliative Care
Young Male Adults Have Lower Cancer Burden Than Women
Allo-HCT With Unrelated Donor Tied to Better Outcomes in AML
ACP Issues Position on Response to Physician Impairment
Higher Surgical Volume May Improve Outcomes in Cervical Cancer
ASCO: Low-Dose Chemo Benefits Advanced Gastroesophageal Cancer
Gout Linked to Increased Risk for Venous Thromboembolism
ASCO: Pembrolizumab Noninferior to Chemo in Advanced Gastric Cancer
FDA Takes Hard Look at CBD
2007 to 2017 Saw Decline in Number of U.S. Pathologists
Guidelines Updated for Radiotherapy After Prostatectomy
Lupus Manifestations Appear to Differ by Race, Ethnicity
Excess Cause-Specific Mortality Tied to Chronic Proton Pump Inhibitor Use
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Shortage Looming
Mammogram Benefits Seen as More Important Than Harms
High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.
Early-Onset CRC Rising Fastest for Whites in Western States
Ibrutinib, Venetoclax Active in High-Risk, Seniors With CLL
Daratumumab Cuts Risk for Progression in Multiple Myeloma
Reading Visit Notes May Improve Medication Management
Hip Fracture Linked to Increased Risk for Death in T2DM Patients
Incidence Rates for Aggressive Uterine Cancers on the Rise
Global Burden of Serious Health-Related Suffering to Double by 2060
AI Model Can Improve Accuracy of Lung Cancer Screening
Cancer Consultation Low in Noncurable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
First PI3K Inhibitor Approved for Metastatic, Advanced Breast Cancer
Statin Use With Colorectal Cancer Lowers Risk for Early Death
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Linked to Cancer Diagnosis in Women
U.S. Incidence of Pediatric Thyroid Cancer on the Rise
U.S. Lawmakers Say WHO Opioid Guidelines Too Lax
Blood Donor Screening Data IDs Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Suboptimal Diet Accounted for >80,000 Cancer Cases in 2015
CDC: Cancer Death Rates Decreased, Heart Disease Deaths Rose
Adverse Liver Outcomes Up With Diagnosis of NAFLD/NASH
Homemade Sunscreen Recipes Commonly Shared, Offer Low Protection
Four Clinical Phenotypes Identified for Sepsis
Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21
Fracture Risk Tool Useful for Women on Aromatase Inhibitors
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
Octogenarians With Acute Myeloid Leukemia Have Poor Survival
Hormone Therapy in Transgender Women Ups Breast Cancer Risk
Cancer Screening Less Likely Among Current Smokers
Access to Care Worse for Sexual-Minority Cancer Survivors
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Quitting Smoking Lowers Risk for Bladder Cancer Postmenopause
Colorectal Cancer Incidence Increasing in Younger Adults
First Anticoagulant Approved for Preventing VTE Recurrence in Children
FDA Approves Venetoclax for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Avelumab + Axitinib Approved for Treatment of Renal Cell Carcinoma
North Carolina Sues Electronic Cigarette Maker JUUL
AI Model Uses Serial Imaging to Predict Lung Cancer Tx Response
ASCO: Low-Fat Dietary Pattern Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths
Two-Thirds of Sunscreens Fail Safety Tests
California Couple Awarded $2 Billion in Roundup Lawsuit
Some Cervical Cancer Screening Strategies More Cost-Effective
T2Bacteria Panel Accurately IDs Bloodstream Infections
Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management
Bioimpedance Spectroscopy May Identify Lymphedema Earlier
Higher Risk for Cancer, Mortality Seen With Pediatric-Onset IBD
Rate of Ordering Cancer Screening Tests Decreases During Clinic Day
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
New Recommendations Developed for Breast Cancer Screening
Whole-Body MRI Accurate for Staging Colorectal Cancer, NSCLC
ACS Sets Goal to Cut Cancer Mortality 40 Percent by 2035
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
Mammo-Based Deep Learning Model Assesses Breast Cancer Risk
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
Fifteen Million Patients Will Need First-Course Chemo in 2040
Risk for Cancer Increased in Men, Women With T2DM
Less Invasive Mastectomy an Option for More Patients
Prices Will Soon Be Included in TV Drug Ads
Percutaneous Ablation in Liver Cancer Tied to Better Outcomes
Test Predicts Benefit of Chemo in ER+, HER2− Breast Cancer
Patent Foramen Ovale Ups Ischemic Stroke in Those With PE
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
Oral Aspirin Does Not Up FIT Test Sensitivity for ID'ing CRC
New Lesions ID'd on Breast MRI During Treatment Likely Benign
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
Clinicians Believe Link Between Breast Pain, Cancer Is Weak
Cardiorespiratory Fitness Tied to Lower Risk for Lung Cancer, CRC
AUA: Atenolol Linked to Drop in Low-, Intermediate-Risk Prostate Cancer
Cardio-Oncology Services Growing in Number and Demand
Implementing Surgical Safety Checklist Reduces Mortality
Model Predicts Progression Risk for Rare Type of Lymphoma
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Lifetime Risk for Brain Mets Up in Elderly With Three Common Cancers
ASTRO: Prior Authorization Obstacles Delaying Treatment
FDA: Breast Implants Linked to Cancer Can Still Be Sold in U.S.
Cervical Adenocarcinoma Rates Increased in Some Populations
Radiotherapy Tied to Lower Recurrence of Early, Hormone-Driven Breast Cancer
EPA Says Weed Killer in Roundup Is Safe
Medicaid Reimbursement for Breast Radiation Varies by State
E-Cigarette Use Similar for Pregnant, Nonpregnant Women
Radical Hemithoracic Radiation Tx Ups Survival in Mesothelioma
Targeted Therapy Promising for Rare Hematologic Cancer
Combo Nicotine Replacement Tx Ups Success in Quitting Smoking
Postchemo Radiation Tx May Benefit Some With Hodgkin Lymphoma
Single-Dose Brachytherapy Effective for Prostate Cancer
Telerehabilitation Aids Function, Pain With Advanced Cancer
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Improvement Needed in Doctor-Patient Lung Cancer Screening Discussions
Six Prognostic Factors ID'd for Invasive Disease After DCIS
CDC Provides Clarification of Opioid Prescribing Guideline
Sucking Ice Chips Cuts Oral Side Effects of Oxaliplatin Chemo
Personalizing Breast Cancer Tx Could Cut Initial Costs of Care
Outcomes Worse for Cancer Patients Seen at Noncancer EDs
FDA Approves Pembrolizumab Plus Axitinib for Advanced RCC
Financial Incentives Do Not Boost Use of At-Home CRC Screening Tests
J-Shaped Association Seen for BMI, Hodgkin Lymphoma
Rates of Marijuana Use in Cancer Patients on the Rise in U.S.
Informational Film Improves Knowledge on Lung Cancer Screening
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
Conception by IVF May Increase Risk for Rare Childhood Cancer
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
CDC: Recent Decline Seen in High-Grade Cervical Lesions
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Some Patients With Imminently Fatal Cancer Undergo Treatment
iADL Dependency May Up Mortality in Hematologic Cancers
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
Reasons for TKI Discontinuation ID'd in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
Terminally Ill People in New Jersey Given Right to End Lives
Female Radiation Oncologists Receive Lower Medicare Reimbursement
Colorectal Neoplasia Risk Up for Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors
FDA Approves Personalized Tx for Metastatic Bladder Cancer
Morbidity Low With Focal Laser Ablation of Prostate Cancer
CDC Clarifies Guideline on Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Pain
Complementary, Alternative Medicine Use High in Cancer Patients
Presence of Leukemia Cutis Tied to Worse Survival in AML
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
Caregiving for Older Cancer Patients Takes Emotional Toll
Recurrence Score May Cut Costs for High-Risk Breast Cancer Care
2000 to 2015 Saw Increase in Liver Cancer Mortality
Genetic Testing Underused in Breast, Ovarian Cancer
Dietary Supplement Use Not Linked to Mortality Benefits
Continued Smoking Among Cancer Patients Ups Costs by $3.4B
New, Revised Topics Released in ACR Appropriateness Criteria
Guidance Statements Issued for Breast Cancer Screening
FDA Warns Against Use of Preowned or Unauthorized Test Strips
Preventive Drugs Often Used in Last Year of a Cancer Patient's Life
Alcohol, Drug Misuse Tied to Long-Term Health Problems
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Boosts Metrics in Older Women
Histologic Clearance of CIN2/3 Seen With HPV Therapeutic Vaccine
Ibrance Approval Expanded to Include Men With Breast Cancer
Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Key to Survival in Pancreatic Cancer
Drop Seen in Preinvasive Cervical Disease With HPV Vaccination
Inferior Facial Coverage Observed With SPF Moisturizer
Population Mortality Affects Long-Term Follow-Up of AlloHCT
AACR: HPV Vax Low for Adults at High Risk for HIV Infection
AACR: Prostate Cancer Incidence Dropping, Stable in Most Countries
AACR: Surgery Tied to Improved Survival in HER2+ Breast Cancer
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
AACR: Pembrolizumab Beneficial for Advanced Small Cell Lung Cancer
AACR: Longer Survival With Gilteritinib in FLT3mut+ AML
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
Increasing Dose for Total Body Irradiation Cuts Graft Failure
Cannabis Products Used Differ for Cancer, Noncancer Patients
AACR: High BMI Before 50 Raising Pancreatic Cancer Mortality
Perception of E-Cigarettes as More Harmful Than Cigarettes Increased
Starting Colorectal Cancer Screening at Age 45 Years Is Cost-Effective
Docetaxel Chemo Ups Survival in High-Risk Localized Prostate Cancer
California Man Awarded $80 Million in Roundup Lawsuit
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Tooth Loss May Up Pancreatic Cancer Risk in Black Women
FDA: Breast Density Must Be Reported to Women During Mammograms
Taxane + Platinum Feasible for Adjuvant Tx in Endometrial Cancer
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
FDA Panel: Too Early to Ban Breast Implant Linked With Cancer
Radiomic Features May Predict Response to Chemo in NSCLC
Topical Immunotx for Actinic Keratosis May Prevent Cancer
Brachytherapy Boost Ups Survival in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
FDA: Higher Risk for Death Found With Venclexta in Multiple Myeloma
Younger Age at Menopause Tied to Higher Risk for Bladder Cancer
State Breast Density Notification Laws May Up Ultrasound Use
Low, High Levels of Physical Activity Tied to Reduced Mortality
Niraparib Extends Time Without Symptoms in Ovarian Cancer
Younger Female Blood Donors Vulnerable to Iron Deficiency
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Can Reduce Benign Biopsy Rate
Trastuzumab Tied to Higher Long-Term Risk for Heart Failure
Pregnancy-Adapted Algorithm Avoids Diagnostic Imaging for PE
FDA Takes New Look at Breast Implant Safety
Jury Finds Roundup a Major Contributor to Man's Cancer
Breast Density Categorization Varies With Screening Modality
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Sugary Drinks Tied to Cardiovascular Disease Mortality
Recommendations Issued for HSCT in Multiple Myeloma
Model Predicts Survival in Transplant-Ineligible Myeloma Patients
FDA OKs Tecentriq for Extensive-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer
Favorable Outcomes Seen in Long Term for ALLR3 Trial
Testosterone Replacement Slows Prostate Cancer Recurrence
Adenocarcinoma, High-Grade Dysplasia Up With Barrett Esophagus
Fewer Complications After MIRS Introduced for Endometrial Cancer
Cancer Risk Modestly Elevated With Chronic Kidney Disease
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Extra Weight in Adolescence Tied to Later Risk for Renal Cancer
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
ASCO: Guidelines Released for Early Detection, Treatment of CRC
Infertility in Women Linked to Modestly Elevated Cancer Risk
Intervention Promotes Better Conversations With Cancer Patients
E-Cigarettes May Threaten Goal of Achieving Tobacco Endgame
New AI Model May Predict Cancerous Lung Nodules
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
Prediagnosis Psychiatric Care Linked to Worse Cancer Mortality
Parity, Risk for Breast Cancer Studied for BRCA1/2 Carriers
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
Model Can Predict Survival in Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer
Acupressure Reduces Lasting Symptoms in Breast Cancer Survivors
Parent Perception of E-Cig Safety Varies With Smoking Habits
FDA Approves First Immunotherapy Drug for Breast Cancer
Chest CT May Be Better Than PET/CT for HNSCC Distant Metastasis Evaluation
Distinct Etiology Found for Colorectal Cancer With Early Onset
Genetic Testing Recommended for All Patients With Breast Cancer
Becoming Active in Middle Age Still Offers Health Benefits
Only About Half of Elderly Newly Diagnosed With ALL Receive Tx
Recall Down, Cancer Detection Up With Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Preoperative Frailty Linked to Surgical Outcomes, Costs
Electronic Order Set May Reduce Inappropriate ECG Monitoring
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Stereotactic Body RT Promising for Low-, Intermediate-Risk PCa
Childhood Cancer Considerably Underdiagnosed Worldwide
Low-Dose Aspirin Does Not Cut Death From Prostate Cancer
Breast Cancer Diagnosis Delays Seen With High-Deductible Health Plans
Higher Intake of Whole Grains May Lower Risk for Liver Cancer
Multidimensional Approach Cuts Unneeded Drug-Drug Interaction Alerts
Readmission for Patients With Sepsis Common and Costly
FDA Warns Americans Not to Buy Drugs From Canadian Company
Long-Term Cardiomyopathy Risk Varies by Chemo Agent
HPV Infection Unlikely to Spread From Hand Contact
Liquid Biopsy-Based Test IDs Biomarkers in Metastatic NSCLC
Mental Health Disorders Up After Head & Neck Cancer Diagnosis
Robotically Assisted Devices Not Approved for Cancer Surgery
Intervention Can Reduce Racial Differences in Lung Cancer Care
Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer May Often Be Misdiagnosed
Performance Improvement Sustained After DBT Adoption
Lymphadenectomy Does Not Up Survival in Advanced Ovarian Cancer
Tumor Control Durable With Pembrolizumab in Merkel Cell Cancer
Adjuvant Tx for Early Testicular Cancer Does Not Harm Sperm
Decline Observed in HPV Type 16/18 Cervical Precancers in U.S.
Poor Food Intake Common in Hospitalized Patients
Stereotactic Radiation Feasible for Oligometastatic Cancer
Single-Application FIT Moderately Sensitive, Specific for CRC
FDA: Thermography No Substitute for Mammograms
2014 to 2017 Saw Improvement in Burnout for U.S. Physicians
Genetic Variant Tied to Leukemia Risk in Hispanic Children
Most Patients Do Not Disclose Complementary Medicine Use
National Health Spending Set to Increase 5.5 Percent Annually
One-Third of PCPs Discuss Breast Cancer Treatments With Patients
44.4 Million Estimated to Be Diagnosed With Cervical Cancer by 2069
U.S. Agencies Probing Johnson & Johnson Over Asbestos in Talc
FDA Advances Regulation to Ensure Sunscreen Safety, Efficacy
8 More U.S. Communities to Be Assessed for PFAS Toxin Exposure
Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
Sacituzumab Govitecan Promising in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Rivaroxaban Does Not Reduce VTE Incidence in High-Risk Cancer Patients
Experimental Test May Quickly Diagnose Sepsis
New Kaiser Permanente Medical School Plans to Waive Tuition
Glottic Carcinoma Can Be HPV-Related Disease in Young Adults
Structural, Clinical Barriers Prevent Cancer Trial Participation
Black-White Cancer Mortality Gap Decreasing in Some Age Groups
Combo Regimens Effective for Tx of Metastatic Renal Cell Cancer
USPSTF Says Screen Women With Higher Risk for BRCA Mutations
Inappropriate Use of Fentanyl Preps Seen Despite Awareness
FDA Warns About 'Miracle' Young Blood Infusion Treatments
Oncotype DX Not Cost-Effective for Low-Risk Breast Cancer
Darolutamide Slows Spread of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
Hospital Prices Growing Faster Than Physician Prices
Risk Factors ID'd for Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Mortality
Artificial Intelligence Predicts Survival in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
Cancer Death Risk Up for Kidney Transplant, Dialysis Patients
Physical Activity Down Across Chronic Disease Subgroups
p, p'-DDT Exposure Linked to Breast Cancer Through Age 54
Drug Company Payments Over Time May Influence Rx Practices
Autologous Stem Cell Transplant May Aid Some With Nodal PTCL
Neoadjuvant PD-1 Blockade Seems Effective in Glioblastoma
Obesity Linked to Adverse Events in Children With Leukemia
HRQoL Scores Decrease With Treatment Line in Multiple Myeloma
CDC: Student Tobacco Use Increased From 2017 to 2018
Health Care Spending Per Person Increased to $5,641 in 2017
Aspirin Underused for Advanced Colorectal Polyps
Use of Watchful Waiting Up for Low-Risk Localized Prostate Cancer
Many Systematic Reviews Do Not Fully Report Adverse Events
Direct-Acting Antivirals Cut Mortality in Chronic Hepatitis C
More Than a Half Million Deaths From Breast Cancer Averted
ASA: Reversal Agent Cuts Severe Bleeding With Factor Xa Inhibitors
Walgreens Worst Violator in Tobacco Sales to Minors, FDA Says
Johnson & Johnson to Provide Drug Prices in TV Ads
Country-Specific Norms Created for Cancer-Related Quality of Life
FDA: Number of U.S. Women With Breast Implant-Caused Cancer Has Increased
Most Americans Concerned About Weight, Link to Heart Health
Conservative Management Feasible for Adnexal Masses
FDA Approves Cablivi for Rare Blood-Clotting Disorder
Blood Type A2 to B Kidney Transplant Feasible
USPSTF Still Recommends Against Pancreatic Cancer Screening
Evidence of Therapeutic Efficacy Substantial for Cannabis Use
No Increased Risk for Cancer for ART-Conceived Children
Outcomes Good for Autologous Reconstruction After Implant Fail
Cancer Survivors Face Hardship Over Medical Bills
Expanded Recall of Warfarin Level Monitoring Test Strips
E-Cigarette Use Linked to Cigarette Initiation in Adolescents
Sponge Cytology-Sampling Device Promising for Barrett Esophagus Dx
Some Obesity-Related Cancers Increasing in Younger Adults
Use of Image Analysis to ID HER2 Status in Breast Cancer Outlined
Long-Term Incidence of A-Fib Increased in Women With Breast Cancer
Symptom Combos Suggesting Laryngeal Cancer Identified
E-Cigarettes More Effective for Smoking Cessation
FDA Receives an 'F' in Tobacco Prevention Report Card
9/11 Responders May Have Higher Head, Neck Cancer Risk
Finasteride Not Tied to Increase in Prostate Cancer Mortality
Tachycardia May Indicate Higher Mortality Risk in Cancer Patients
Assay Aids Anticoagulant Dosing of Obese Patients for Bariatric Sx
Virtual Video Visits Liked by Patients, Providers
Oncologists Have Low Awareness of LGBTQ Issues
Direct-Acting Antivirals Not Tied to Liver Cancer Recurrence
Many Teens Not Up to Date on HPV Vaccination
Report IDs Areas Lacking Good Practice in Health Tech Assessment
Time to Breast Cancer Surgery Delayed for Non-Hispanic Blacks
Herd Protection Seen With 4-Valent HPV Vaccination
Medical Cannabis Decisions Being Made by Users, Not Doctors
FDA Chief Threatens to Halt E-Cigarette Sales
Many New Cancer Patients Unaware of Their Hepatitis Status
Messages for Increasing Parental Confidence in HPV Vaccine ID'd
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