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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Drinking Extra Orange Juice – Could It Kill Cancer?!

Since the 1970s, there has been interest in vitamin C’s potential to cure cancer – yes – the vitamin used in households nationwide to cure the common cold, the vitamin we see in enhanced beverages, the vitamin that is naturally stored not only in citrus…

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The Future of Anti-EGFR Therapy? – Part 2

In “The Future of Anti-EGFR Therapy – Part 1” we covered some of the major ways anti-EGFR therapeutic antibodies work (“blocking the gas pedal” and “flagging the immune system”) – but there are certainly areas for improvement! Since approximately half of Stage IV colorectal cancer…

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The Future of anti-EGFR Therapy? – Part 1

Last month in my blogs I discussed a few completely experimental CRC drug strategies in early phase clinical trials. Drug discovery isn’t all about venturing into the complete unknown however. Identifying ways to significantly improve current therapeutic strategies that have already been proven to help…

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Colorectal Cancer News in Brief: November 1

Briefly: Pancreatic cancer occurs in about on in five Lynch syndrome families, increasing risk for the cancer substantially. Colorectal cancer patients whose tumors don’t have EGFR on immunohistochemical testing can still benefit from Erbitux treatment. Patients learn more and like medical consultations better when doctors…

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