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Immunotherapy

I am not sure how many people outside of the cancer research community know this, but it is well recognized that the human body is equipped to fight off cancer on its own. The same immune system that we have … Continue reading

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Five year cure, …really?

Five-year relative survival rates describe the percentage of patients with cancer that are alive five years after their disease is diagnosed.¬†Use of 5-year survival statistics is more useful in aggressive cancers that have a shorter life expectancy following diagnosis (such … Continue reading

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