Monday, July 26, 2021

Can immunotherapy treat cancer in patients with autoimmune diseases?

This article was written by Devon Carter and posted on the MD Anderson website on June 22, 2021.

Historically, cancer patients with autoimmune disease likes lupus, Type 1 diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis have been excluded from clinical trials studying immune checkpoint inhibitors. As a result, they haven’t been able to receive these immunotherapy drugs, which turn off the brakes of T cells to allow them to more effectively attack cancer cells.


Friday, July 23, 2021

Together in TEAL®


"NOCC is launching a nationwide campaign and event that will enable our community to unite from coast-to-coast, including places we’ve never before been able to reach."

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

OCRA Heroes: LYMBR for a Cure Virtual Class July 27, 2021


OCRA is offering a LYMBR personalized stretching virtual class for an ovarian cancer cure. There is a fee for the event, which can also serve as a group fundraiser. 

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Friday, July 16, 2021

How to Talk to Your Healthcare Team About Maintenance Therapy

Don't know what to ask your oncologist? Try the Not on My Watch website, which provides a helpful guide for talking with your oncologist.