10/18/2010 // US // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk U.S. – A new study suggests that soy may reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence for women past...

09/29/2010 // Heyworth, Illinois, USA // Mesothelioma News Now! // Illinois Mesothelioma Reporter Two more of the nations schools have closed their doors...

09/22/2010 // Canada // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk Canada – A new study shows that the survival rates for poor people following a cancer diagnosis are lower than those for wealthy individuals. As reported by Postmedia News, Canadian researchers found considerable differences in survival rates for lower-income patients than those with higher-income. Dr. Christopher...

09/17/2010 // Chicago, IL, USA // Get Cancer Answers // Cancer Answers Recently at a global cancer conference, groups like The World Health Organization and The American Cancer Society pushed for more attention to be paid to the disparity between the less than ample funding for cancer treatment and prevention and the sobering economic toll the disease takes on the world....

09/08/2010 // Detriot, MI, USA // Get Cancer Answers // Cancer Answers New analysis has found that rectal cancer rates are increasing in both men and women under the age of 40 over the past several decades. Although rectal cancer is still considered to be rare among young individuals in the United States, being unconcerned about the disease may lead to missed or delayed...

08/23/2010 // Boston, Masschusetts, US // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk Boston – Experts are saying that cancer patients are in need of more painkillers...

08/16/2010 // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk U.S. – A new report says cancer is the most costly disease in the world. As reported by the Associated Press (AP), the American Cancer Society is set to present information on the economic costs of chronic diseases at an upcoming global cancer conference in China. As noted by the AP, the report says the economic toll of...

08/06/2010 // US // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk U.S. – The recession has caused many cancer patients to discontinue medications used to prolong their lives. As reported by HealthDay News, California oncologists recently reported on a trend in cases of patients with reoccurring tumors that had been forced to discontinue some medications because of financial constraints....

07/28/2010 // Los Angeles, CA, USA // Get Cancer Answers // Cancer Answers Cancer treatment and support information for cancer patients and their families is vital. In an effort to provide that information in an easy to navigate fashion, The American Cancer Society has redesigned cancer.org. The website is now broken down into four main sections: Stay Healthy, Find Support...

07/20/2010 // Sioux City, Iowa, US // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk Sioux City, Iowa – Many cancer patients find themselves faced with transportation challenges when seeking treatment. As reported by KTIV News, some organizations are seeking assistance in helping provide transportation for getting patients to their medical appointments. June E. Nylen Cancer Center...