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Now almost 2, Lincoln Maxberry's cancer is in remission — with no evidence of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Between his family and his care team at Comer Children's Hospital, he has the support needed to overcome cancer.
Six months after her second son was born, Jennifer was diagnosed with early-stage cervical cancer. But a rare surgery helped her have a third baby and complete her dream family.
The Asian Health Equity (CAHE) is joining the National Cancer Institute’s Beau Biden Cancer Moonshot Initiative to accelerate the pace of progress in the fight against cancer.
The use of magnetic resonance imaging for breast cancer screening offers significant advantages for women at risk for breast cancer. UChicago Medicine imaging experts have developed faster and more useful ways to get MRI scans.
Despite its link to disease, including cancer, millions of people still use tobacco. Researchers want to understand how nicotine works to develop more effective strategies to overcome addiction.
The incidence of head and neck cancers caused by a human papillomavirus infection has increased dramatically. In the 1980s, fewer than 20 percent of cancers that affect the tonsils and the base of the tongue were attributed to HPV. Now, more than 70 percent of these cancers involve HPV and incidence rates continue to rise.
Many factors can increase a person's risk of developing cancer. At the University of Chicago Medicine, the Comprehensive Cancer Risk and Prevention Clinic is dedicated to identifying and caring for individuals who have an increased risk of cancer due to family history, or medical and genetic factors.
After undergoing surgery for endometrial cancer, Mary Zirino's gynecologic oncologist cautioned her to lose weight. Following a second scare, Zirino fully committed herself to a healthier path.
New UChicago Medicine Thoracic Surgery Chief Jessica Donington, MD, tackles common misconceptions about lung cancer, the world's deadliest form of the disease.
Ralph Weichselbaum was given the highest honor bestowed by the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) for “revered members who have made outstanding contributions” to the field of radiation oncology.
CAR T-cell therapy supercharges a patient’s white blood cells to seek out and destroy cancer cells.
Research at UChicago Medicine played a key role in the development of this exciting new immunotherapy for advanced blood cancers.