Tag Archive: Cancer Research

Quick Survey May Pick Up Ovarian Cancer Warnings: Study

In the absence of reli­able screen­ing tool, ques­tion­naire might aid early detec­tion FRIDAY, Sept. 28 (Health­Day News) — A sim­ple three-question sur­vey might iden­tify women who have symp­toms that may indi­cate ovar­ian can­cer, accord­ing to a new study. The two-minute paper-and-pencil ques­tion­naire can be given in a doctor’s office and checks for six warn­ing signs that …

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The Rise of Melanoma

University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center

Check out this USA Today arti­cle on the rise of melanoma cases.  A dra­matic rise in skin can­cer rates among young adults is lead­ing health offi­cials to shed light on the risk fac­tors, specif­i­cally tan­ning salons, which women are more likely to use. We are proud to sup­port Dr. G and his melanoma-focused immunother­apy research!  

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