ASCO-2016: PRE CONFERENCE INSIGHTS

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting happens each June in Chicago. It is one of the premier meetings each year where oncologists, scientists and advocates gather to hear the latest clinical trial data in oncology, including focused sessions on GI cancers such…

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Skin Toxicity AKA “Chemo Rash” Resources Released

**Update: In addition to the video and fact sheet mentioned below, we released a Mini Magazine in spring 2016. Access all of these resources & download for free here.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Nov. 23, 2015 – Fight Colorectal Cancer just released new resources…

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First-Line Treatment Approved for Stage IV Colorectal Cancer

There is new first-line treatment (standard of care to start treatment) giving as many as 60% of the stage IV colorectal cancer patients more options for treatment. Previously, most stage IV patients undergoing chemotherapy would be recommended to go on FOLFOX and bevacizumab (Avastin). Patients…

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