Stories: CancerIn This Section
- New Machine Learning Method Could Spare Some Women from Unnecessary Breast SurgeryBy Lara Stahler
A new machine learning method can predict the likelihood that a high-risk type of breast lesion is cancerous, potentially saving some women from unnecessary breast surgeries and overtreatment.
- Spurring Innovation in Cancer Research
A gift from the Quinn family launches a new program at Norris Cotton Cancer Center that supports investigators working to transition promising drugs and devices from the laboratory to clinical use.
- Dartmouth-Hitchcock Shares $9 Million NIH Cancer Research GrantBy Rick Adams
Project will work to incorporate patient-reported outcomes into cancer care.
- Hands-on Healing Arts Complement Cancer TreatmentBy Lara Stahler
Reiki and massage are relaxing, non-invasive therapies that studies show can positively impact healing and reduce anxiety, depression, and pain during and after treatment for all types of cancers.
- Strength through Brain Cancer: Stig HansenBy Lara Stahler
Almost four years after a brain cancer diagnosis, Stig Hansen is back doing what he loves most.
- The Picture Kept Will Remind Me: Kevin LaskiBy Lara Stahler
Music enthusiast, Kevin Laski tells his story through the creation of an illustrated comic-like rock and roll movie, representing his life, memories and recurring battle with multiple myeloma.