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Every Day is Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day for NBCC

Fran Visco | Posted 10.13.2016 | Politics
Fran Visco

Women die of breast cancer each and every day. It is unfortunate some need a "day" to remind them of that. Women do not die of primary breast cancer...

Where is the Data? The Epidemiology of Metastatic Breast Cancer

Marc Hurlbert, PhD | Posted 10.10.2016 | Science
Marc Hurlbert, PhD

Today, we are missing important data. We don't know how many people are living with metastatic breast cancer (MBC), how many early stage breast cancer patients have recurrences, and how the incidence and outcome of MBC have changed over time for the common subtypes of breast cancer.

An Open Letter To Vice President Biden

Beth J. Caldwell | Posted 07.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Beth J. Caldwell

Dear Mr. Vice President, I want to personally thank you for all you're doing for cancer research right now. It's so powerful how you've been able to ...

5 Reasons Why The Future Looks Bright For Humans And Bleak For Cancer

Joan Massagué | Posted 12.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Joan Massagué

The history of attempts to understand and control cancer is littered with disappointments and false starts. Many significant advances in research and ...

3 Cancer Research Accelerators Worth Watching

Deborah J. Cornwall | Posted 08.26.2016 | Impact
Deborah J. Cornwall

In 2000, Douglas Hanahan and Robert A. Weinberg articulated the concept of cancer hallmarks as a foundation for understanding cancer's biology across traditional cancer types. Three initiatives built on that foundation now promise to accelerate development of more powerful life-saving therapies.

No Time For Complacency: Advanced Breast Cancer Calls For Advanced Research

Myra J. Biblowit | Posted 12.13.2014 | Impact
Myra J. Biblowit

While there has been significant progress in early detection and treatment for primary breast cancer, advances in treatment and prevention of metastasis are lagging behind. It's a wily disease that works in mysterious ways.

The End of Breast Cancer? The Answers Lie in Research

Myra J. Biblowit | Posted 12.01.2014 | Impact
Myra J. Biblowit

Research -- and research alone -- has the power to be the end of breast cancer. Investing in research produces results. It's just that simple.

Fighting Terminal Cancer With Life

Lisa Marie Wilson | Posted 10.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Marie Wilson

Doctors are taught to save people. Period. As patients, we need to be realistic about what we actually need saving from. Does months of sickness in hopes of a miracle outweigh a peaceful, beautiful time spent with family and friends and love?

Meet The New Walter White In These 'Metastasis' Photos

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 04.18.2014 | TV

"Breaking Bad" may be over, but that doesn't mean we have to completely say goodbye to the crazy meth adventures of Walt and Jesse. Sony's Spanish-...

Watch 6 Minutes Of 'Metastasis,' The Spanish-Language 'Breaking Bad'

Posted 02.12.2014 | TV

We got our first look at "Metástasis," Univision's Spanish-language remake of "Breaking Bad," last fall when the trailer was released. But now Screen...

Cancer Patient's Brain Gives Clues To How The Disease Spreads

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By Charles Choi, Contributing Writer Published: 11/15/2013 10:24 AM EST on LiveScience One of the great mysteries of cancer is how it spreads, o...

A 'Breaking Bad' Remake Is Happening

Posted 05.13.2013 | TV

A "Breaking Bad" remake is officially coming to Unvision. Sony Pictures Television and Teleset will produce "Metástasis," a Spanish-language remake o...

To Track Dread Disease, Scientists Put 'Portholes' In Living Animals

Posted 11.01.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 10/31/2012 02:11 PM EDT on LiveScience To literally watch cancer spread, researchers have s...

New Study: Common Over-the-Counter Drugs May Reduce Spread of Cancer

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 04.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

A new study reveals that the spread of cancer may be reduced with common over-the-counter drugs.