posted by Jennifer Cosenza
In recent years, the pace of scientific discovery and medical progress has transformed our approach to the prevention, early detection, and treatment of cancer. Today, new targeted therapies are being used to pinpoint specific cell mutations and pathways leading to cancer’s progression and to stop tumor growth with fewer side effects. And, innovative approaches to harness our body’s own defenses have led to the development of new cancer vaccines and immunotherapies that attack the disease.
With nearly 14.5 million cancer survivors in the United States, there is no doubt that we have made great strides in our fight against...