The United States Preventive Services Task Force has updated its recommendations for prostate cancer screening.  The last time they issued…
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Breast Implants and Lymphoma

Posted: March 3, 2018
The FDA has just issued an update to its prior advisory on the association of a certain kind of breast…
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Colon Cancer Prognosis: Location Matters

Posted: February 2, 2018
Oncologists are always trying to define prognosis in assessing need for treatment and intensity of treatment.  Much has been accomplished…
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Lung Cancer Treatment: new data

Posted: February 2, 2018
Many people operated on for lung cancer recur either in the chest near the original tumor, or with metastatic disease…
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Curable Pancreatic Cancer

Posted: January 1, 2018
Until recently pancreatic cancer was viewed by all as almost totally incurable.  There was a air of deep pessimism about…
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