Why most of the tobacco epidemic remains in our future.
At first I was tired of telling every curious soul that cancer took my eye, but then something changed.
Cancer drugs cost more in the US than anywhere in the world.
Patients often switch doctors, even after long relationships, but doctors rarely get feedback about what they did wrong.
"When does 'treatable' mean 'curable?'"
Cancer cells are not simply a disorder or breakdown in a mechanism, but an organism going on a full-tilt offensive, using multiple, often shifting strategies to produce and use molecular fuel, win resources, and evade the immune system.
Genetic cancer screening is a microcosm of racial disparities in breast cancer care.
Most parents worry over how to answer the big questions, from the birds and the bees to why bad things happen, to even curiosity about death. What worried me more was how to tell my children exactly what I do.