Bone Cancer

Knowledge is power. Are you facing a new diagnosis, recurrence, living with metastatic disease, or supporting a loved one through their cancer journey? The Cancer Connect Bone Cancer Information Center has current, evidence-based information for you. Get the facts about bone cancer early detection, treatment, and survivorship, and stay up to date with ongoing bone cancer research that could impact your treatment decisions through our daily cancer news.

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BONE CANCER NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

OMNI-Connect Gets National Recognition as Valuable Social Media Solution in Medicine

August 13th, 2014

OMNI-Connect Gets National Recognition as Valuable Social Media Solution in Medicine

Fort Worth TX/Sun Valley ID – OMNI Health Media announces national recognition of its online support communities, TheGIConnection,TheRAConnection, and Cancer Connect, as valuable resources for […]


Marriage May Have a Protective Effect for Cancer Patients

December 17th, 2013

Marriage May Have a Protective Effect for Cancer Patients

Social support may have a significant impact on cancer detection, treatment, and survival, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of […]


End-of-Life Care Remains Aggressive, Despite Patient Wishes

September 16th, 2013

End-of-Life Care Remains Aggressive, Despite Patient Wishes

Although most patients with advanced cancer prefer hospice or palliative care that minimizes symptoms, many continue to receive aggressive treatment during their final weeks and […]


Understanding Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

August 30th, 2013

Understanding Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

Cancer and its treatment can come with a variety of complications, some more serious than others. What Is Osteonecrosis of the Jaw? Osteonecrosis of the […]


Xgeva Safe and Effective for Giant Cell Tumor of the Bone

August 6th, 2013

Xgeva Safe and Effective for Giant Cell Tumor of the Bone

The planned interim results of an international, open-label, phase 2 clinical trial published in the Lancet Oncology indicate that Xgeva® (denosumab) is safe and effective […]


Xgeva Approved for Treatment of Giant Cell Tumor of the Bone

July 17th, 2013

Xgeva Approved for Treatment of Giant Cell Tumor of the Bone

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the approved use of Xgeva® (denosumab) to include the treatment of adults and some adolescents with […]


Following Lifestyle Recommendations Reduces Risk of Cancer Death

May 15th, 2013

Following Lifestyle Recommendations Reduces Risk of Cancer Death

People who follow the diet and lifestyle recommendations laid out by the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) and the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) […]


Cancer Deaths on the Decline

February 11th, 2013

Cancer Deaths on the Decline

Overall cancer death rates continue to decline in both men and women and across major ethnic and racial groups, according to the annual Status of […]


Xgeva Reduces Giant-cell Tumor of the Bone

October 2nd, 2012

Xgeva Reduces Giant-cell Tumor of the Bone

Xgeva® (denosumab) significantly reduced or eliminated tumor giant cells in patients with giant-cell tumor of the bone and also increased new bone formation, according to […]


Advanced Directives

September 25th, 2012

Advanced Directives

Living Wills Every competent adult has, in most cases, the freedom to accept or refuse medical treatment. When you are well, you can talk with […]


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