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Survivorship Highlights in the NCI Cancer Bulletin

Articles with an asterisk (*) cite researchers from NCI's Office of Cancer Survivorship or include information about NCI-funded research or resources.

2012
2011
2010
2009

2012
October
10/2/12 Health Care Costs a Major Barrier for Young Adult Cancer Survivors
August
8/7/12 * Bringing Science to Cancer Survivors: Workshop Series Reaches a Milestone
July
7/24/12 * As Patient Navigation Expands and Evolves, Nurses Assume Many Roles
7/24/12 Nurses and Physicians Collaborate to Improve Cancer Care
7/10/12 * Cancer Survivorship Research: Translating Science to Care
7/10/12 * Free Workshop for Cancer Survivors: Managing Post-Treatment Neuropathy
June
6/26/12 * Many Survivors of Adolescent and Young Adult Cancers Have Chronic Health Problems, Unhealthy Behaviors
6/26/12 * So Others May Benefit: Young Cancer Patients and Survivors Take Part in Oncofertility Research
6/26/12 * A Tough Transition: Cancer Survivorship Plans Slow to Take Hold
6/12/12 * Also in the News: Even Low Doses of Radiation in Childhood May Raise Breast Cancer Risk
6/12/12 * Study Finds Small Increase in Cancer Risk after Childhood CT Scans
May
5/29/12 Also in the Journals: Program Helps Older, Overweight Cancer Survivors Lose Weight, Eat Better
5/1/12 Also in the Journals: New Diet and Exercise Guidelines for Cancer Survivors
5/1/12 * Free Workshop for Cancer Survivors: Recapturing Joy and Finding Meaning
April
4/17/12 * Free Telephone Workshop Series for Cancer Survivors Begins April 24
3/6/12 * Chemotherapy Can Impair Cognition More than Two Decades Later
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2011
November
11/15/11 * The Right Balance: Helping Cancer Survivors Achieve a Healthy Weight
August
8/9/11 * Genome Region Tied to Risk of Second Cancers after Radiation Therapy
July
7/26/11 * For Many Young Cancer Survivors, Late Effects Pose Lasting Problems
7/26/11 A Conversation with Matthew Zachary: The Young Adult Cancer Movement
7/26/11 Toward a New Understanding of Cancers in Adolescents and Young Adults
7/26/11 * Cancer Research Now: Adolescent and Young Adult Cancers
7/26/11 AYAs Are Not Alone: Confronting Psychosocial Challenges of Cancer
7/26/11 * The HOPE Study: Collecting Population-Based Data on AYAs with Cancer
7/26/11 New Journal Focuses on AYA Oncology
June
6/28/11 * Telephone Workshop for Cancer Survivors to Focus on Late Effects
6/28/11 * Free Workshop for Cancer Survivors: Changing Roles and Responsibilities of Caregivers
May
5/31/11 * Upcoming Cancer Survivors Workshop to Address Stress Management for Caregivers
5/31/11 * Spring 2011 NCI CAM News Released
(Includes link to article: Cancer Survivors are More Likely to Use CAM Compared with Non-Cancer Survivors)
5/31/11 * Second Telephone Workshop for Cancer Survivors Addresses Weight Changes
April
4/5/11 * Free Telephone Workshop Series for Cancer Survivors
4/5/11 * Risk of Second Cancer Following Radiation Therapy Is Small
March
3/22/11 * U.S. Cancer Survivors Increase to Nearly 12 Million
3/22/11 Fertility Still Possible for Many Male Cancer Survivors, Study Finds
January
1/25/11 * A Conversation with Dr. Angela Mariotto and Dr. Martin Brown on the Rising Costs of Cancer Care
1/25/11 * Seeking Better Treatments for Brain Tumors in Children
1/11/11 * Preserving Fertility While Battling Cancer
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2010
November
11/30/10 * NCI’s International Cancer Research Resources
11/16/10 * Families and Scientists Gather to Discuss Research and Treatment for Li-Fraumeni Syndrome
September
9/21/10 * Drug Protects Heart in Children Receiving Common Chemotherapy
9/21/10 * New Video Highlights a Daughter’s Experience Coping with Her Mother’s Cancer
9/21/10 * When Ovarian Cancer Returns Years Later
9/7/10 Palliative Care Improves Survival, Quality of Life in Advanced Lung Cancer
 
August
8/10/10 * NCI’s Cancer Information Service: Providing Information and Assistance Nationwide
 
July
7/27/10 * Using e-Health Tools to Improve Quality of Life for Cancer Patients
7/13/10 Cancer Survivors Discover the Power of Blogging
 
June
6/29/10 * Cancer Survivorship Research Conference: Recovery and Beyond
6/29/10 * Guidelines Urge Exercise for Cancer Patients, Survivors
6/29/10 *Cancer Survivors More Likely Than Peers to Forgo Medical Care Due to Cost
6/29/10 * Also in the Journals: Cancer Affects Many Parents Living with Children Younger Than 18
6/29/10 * Fourth Telephone Workshop for Cancer Survivors Slated for July 13
6/15/10 * Third Telephone Workshop for Cancer Survivors Slated for June 22
6/1/10 * A Conversation with Drs. Deborah Winn and Shelia Zahm about Environmental Cancer Risks
 
May
5/4/10 * Second Telephone Workshop for Cancer Survivors on May 18
5/4/10 * NCCCP: Building a Community-based Research Platform and Enhancing Cancer Care
 
March
3/23/10 * Free Telephone Workshop Series for Cancer Survivors
3/23/10 * A Conversation with Dr. Ann Berger on Palliative Care at NIH
3/23/10 * Fatigue: Is it Normal or Pathological? And How Can We Best Treat It?
3/9/10 * 2010 Survivorship Research Conference Accepting Applications
 
February
2/23/10 * Chemotherapy-induced Peripheral Neuropathy
 
January
1/12/10 Health Care Changes: How Cancer Care Initiatives Can Help
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2009
December
12/15/09 Moving Toward a World with Less Cancer and More Birthdays
12/1/09 * Childhood Cancer Survivors Art Exhibit Opens in Israel
12/1/09 * Oncology Training Resources
 
November
11/17/09 * NCI Web Site Consolidates Supportive and Palliative Care Information
 
October
10/6/09 * Spokes of Hope: Surviving Cancer and Riding On
10/6/09 * Many Survivors of Childhood Cancers Have Healthy Babies
 
September
9/8/09 * Finding the Right Mix of Care Providers for Cancer Patients
9/8/09 * Weight Lifting Reduces Lymphedema Symptoms after Breast Cancer
 
July
7/28/09 * Breast Cancer Risk in Survivors of Childhood Cancer Quantified
 
June
6/30/09 Survivors of Hodgkin Lymphoma May Face Increased Risk of Stroke
 
May
5/5/09 * Telephone Workshop Series for Cancer Survivors
 
April
4/21/09 * Survivors of Hereditary Retinoblastoma Face Second Cancers Later in Life
4/7/09 * Cancer Survivors and Their Doctors Have Different Expectations About Care
 
March
3/24/09 * Helping Survivors of Childhood Cancer Quit Smoking
3/24/09 * Delving Into Possible Mechanisms for Chemobrain
3/24/09 * Free Telephone Workshop Series for Cancer Survivors
 
February
2/10/09 * Costs Force Some Cancer Survivors to Pass on Health Care
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Last Updated: November 28, 2012

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