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Childhood Cancer Burden Much Bigger Than Previously Recognized

Childhood cancer may be relatively rare, but in terms of disability and years of life lost it ranks near the top of the list of all cancers and other childhood diseases, a new study shows. The study quantifies for the first time the global scale of the burden cancer …Read more





Childhood Cancer Burden Much Bigger Than Previously Recognized

Childhood cancer outranks all but a very few diseases in the toll it takes by cutting short young lives and burdening children with disabilities BSIPContributorGetty Images Childhood cancer may be relatively rare but in terms of disability and years
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How To Bring Cancer Care To The Worlds Poorest Children

Much of the Worldwide childhood cancers are relatively rare But as Bhakta and colleagues reported in February in The Lancet Oncology theyre a far bigger problem than previously believed Close to half of all children with cancer go undiagnosed
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Status and predictors of planning ability in adult long-term survivors of CNS tumors and other types of childhood cancer

Second we tested predictors of planning ability in all childhood cancer survivors For comparisons with healthy controls excluding neurologic and psychiatric disease we used previously reported were small Much larger effect sizes pertained to
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The Need for Clinical Trial Navigators

Since a Phase I trial has prolonged my life for almost seven years I find it perplexing that fewer than 5 percent known as the Cancer Moonshot It seems to me that no amount of talk about moonshots will be productive until a much larger proportion
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Were in trouble Skin cancer is on the rise and not just for golfers

The trouble took more than skin cancer as a malady of the elderly but in fact sun damage begins in early childhood and accumulates Every exposure counts regardless of age and multiple exposures compound the risk The younger guys are much
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1 in 4 cancer survivors is going broke fighting to stay alive

Related Adults who survived childhood cancer need financial checkups too More than 42 of the It was a burden for me financially but Im very lucky that I work in New York in the finance industry with a bigger paycheck she said
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