Adult Cancer Survivors at Increased Risk of Psychological Distress
Long-term survivors of cancer that developed in adulthood are at increased risk of experiencing serious psychological distress, according to a report in the Archives of Internal Medicine.
General Information about Kidney Cancer
Renal cell cancer (also called kidney cancer or renal adenocarcinoma) is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the lining of tubules (very small tubes) in the kidney.
Treatment Options for Kidney Cancer
Different types of treatments are available for patients with renal cell cancer (also called kidney cancer or renal adenocarcinoma). Some treatments are standard (the currently used treatment), and some are being tested in clinical trials.
Fertility & Cancer
by Kutluk Oktay, MD, and Kenny Rodriguez-Wallberg MD, PhD
As cancer survival rates continue to improve, many young adults will face infertility after being cured from their malignant diseases. Fertility is a critical component of quality of life for cancer survivors. Given the significant impact of cancer treatments on fertility, fertility preservation should be a natural extension of cancer care.
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
by Christine Scott
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network is the first national patient advocacy organization dedicated to raising public awareness about bladder cancer and increasing funding directed at improving treatments and finding a cure for this disease.