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First-Ever Gene Therapy Approved in US
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first gene therapy in the United States.
Leukemia Rx Gets FDA Approval
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat acute myeloid leukemia.
Teens and the Cancer-Preventing Vaccine
Many parents are choosing for their teens to receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine.
Vitamin B and Lung Cancer: A Possible Link
Your high-dose B vitamin supplement may be raising your risk of lung cancer, a new study found.
A Look at Women's Breast Cancer Treatment Decisions
Many women with early-stage breast cancer may consider aggressive treatment choices, a new study found.
Expanded Use for Ovarian Cancer Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the use of a common ovarian cancer treatment.
New Leukemia Treatment Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for a certain type of leukemia.
Rx Approved to Help After Stem Cell Transplant
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a medication to treat patients whose transplanted cells attack the body.
A New Combo Rx to Fight Leukemia
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat a certain type of leukemia.
Cancer Rx Can Now Treat Adolescents
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the uses for a common skin cancer medication.