Cancer and Bone Health: Important Questions for Women

Cancer and Bone Health: Important Questions for Women

DXA Scanner. Photo courtesy of Northwestern Medicine’s Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center For women facing a cancer diagnosis, there are…

A Bright Light in Cancer Treatment

A Bright Light in Cancer Treatment

Imagine a technology that allows physicians to target cancer cells with laser precision, sparing a patient’s healthy cells in the…

Integrative Cancer Treatment

Integrative Cancer Treatment

From nutritional therapy to off-label drugs, holistic approaches help patients heal In this age of one-size-fits-all medicine, doctors who practice…

Shoot for the Moon

Shoot for the Moon

Cancer initiative spurs research—and already advancements are happening By Laura Drucker In the 1960s, America channeled its scientific and engineering…

A  Family  Affair

A Family Affair

Battling pediatric cancer By Katie Scarlett Brandt Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo started a tradition in his frequent visits…

Cancer Survivorship

Cancer Survivorship

When treatment ends, the healing begins By Julie A. Jacob After Carolyn Nugent was diagnosed with stage 2B invasive ductal…

Beating Cancer

Beating Cancer

Making progress in the long war By Eve Becker Cancer has touched almost all of us in one way or…

Life After Cancer

Life After Cancer

By David Himmel Above photo: Abigail Mendoza. Photo by Angela Garbot It’s been almost three years since I was diagnosed…

Children Exposed to Pesticides Have Increased Risk of Blood Cancers, Study Says

Children Exposed to Pesticides Have Increased Risk of Blood Cancers, Study Says

By Nancy Maes Pesticides seem necessary to keep the home free from ants, cockroaches and other insects, but the toxic…

Illinois Cancer Specialists

Illinois Cancer Specialists

With more than 30 years in practice, and over 400 years of combined experience, we’re changing the forefront of patient…