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Colorectal Cancer-Angiogenesis Inhibitors

Bevacizumab (avastin) was approved by the FDA in February 2004 for use in metastatic colorectal cancer when used with standard chemotherapy treatment (as first-line treatment)… The article linked

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Lung Cancer Metastasized to Brain- Pencil Proton Therapy?

So I signed up to undergo 28 separate daily treatments with Pencil Proton Therapy for my brain tumor. I will receive a total of 50 Grays after all the treatments are completed. Hi David: Thanks for your

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Pediatric Cancer- Non-Toxic Therapy Kills Kids Brain Cancer

Medulloblastoma is the most common brain tumor in pediatric cancer patients, and its prognosis is worse…” Curcumin induced apoptosis…in medulloblastoma cells… A cancer diagnosis

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Pancreatic Cancer- Hyperthermia

Bathing your Pancreatic Cancer is hot chemo may be more effective than circulating chemo throughout your entire body… Makes sense to me.  Pancreatic Cancer is one of the, if not the most difficult

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Plasmacytoma vs. Multiple Myeloma

What is the difference between a Single Plasmacytoma of bone (SBP) and Multiple Myeloma(MM)? A diagnosis of a single plasmacytoma of bone (SPB), smoldering multiple myeloma (SMM) or monoclonal gammopathy

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Solitary Plasmacytoma

The most common of these is solitary plasmacytoma of bone (SPB), accounting for 3–5% of all plasma cell malignancies. Prognostic Nomogram for Predicting Overall Survival of Solitary Bone Plasmacytoma

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Bladder Cancer- Increase Overall Survival

“61% of patients with Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) will experience recurrence within the first year after initial resection, and up to 78% will experience recurrence within five years” If

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Diagnosed with Melanoma? Get a Second Opinion!

These results show that diagnoses ranging from moderately atypical lesions to early stage invasive melanoma are neither accurate nor reproducible, say the authors. While I am the first person to be cynical

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Radon Gas-Risk of Malignant Melanoma

“naturally occurring radioactive gas radon within one’s home also increases the risk to develop malignant skin cancer (malignant melanoma)…” I am a cancer survivor who has an increased

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