Exercise Influences Mortality in Childhood Cancer ...

A new study has found that there are clear benefits for young adult survivors of childhood cancer who exercise vigorously and continuously.

Disparities to Disclosure: Lesbians and BC

This interview examines the disparities experienced by this patient population.

ONA 2018 Navigation Summit Coverage

Read our ongoing coverage of the 2018 ONA Navigation Summit in Chicago, Illinois.

Lung Cancer and Nurse Navigation

As treatment options continue to change, it's vital that navigators stay informed.

Biggest Challenges Faced by Oncology Nurses

Please answer our one-question poll!

Radiation-Induced Esophagitis: A Clinical Challenge

Acute radiotherapy-induced esophagitis, a common complication of thoracic radiotherapy, can affect both quality of life and prognosis.

Let Us Answer Your Oncology Question

Submit your oncology question today and let our experts respond!


General Oncology

Exercise Habits Influence Mortality in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer

A multinational retrospective study investigated the long term effects of exercise intensity and frequency on all-cause and cause-specific mortality among adult survivors of childhood cancers.

Navigator Notes

Disparities to Disclosure: Lesbians and Breast Cancer

Marissa Fors, director of CancerCare's Susan G. Komen® Breast Care Helpline, talked with Dr Penelope Damaskos, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, about breast cancer risk and related challenges for women who identify as lesbian and their healthcare providers.

Advisor Forum

Drug Classification of Trastuzumab

Drug Classification of Trastuzumab

Is trastuzumab classified as an immunotherapy? If so, how does it work?

Capecitabine Tolerance of EU vs US Patients

Capecitabine Tolerance of EU vs US Patients

Why are European patients better able to tolerate high doses of capecitabine than US patients?

Unprotected Sex After Chemotherapy

Unprotected Sex After Chemotherapy

How long after receiving chemotherapy should patients wait to have unprotected sex?

Fact Sheets

Cancer in Children and Adolescents (Fact Sheet)

Cancer in Children and Adolescents (Fact Sheet)

This fact sheet reviews cancer in adolescents and children, including possible causes, treatment, and the general outlook for childhood cancers.

Hair Dyes and Cancer Risk (Fact Sheet)

Hair Dyes and Cancer Risk (Fact Sheet)

This fact sheet explores possible links between hair dying and an increased risk of leukemia and other cancers.

Digital Issue

Editorial Board

Eucharia Borden, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C

Ann J. Brady, MSN, RN-BC, CHPN

Jiajoyce R. Conway, DNP, CRNP, AOCNP

Marianne Davies, DNP, ACNP, AOCNP

Frank dela Rama, RN, MS, AOCNS

Donald R. Fleming, MD

Leah A. Scaramuzzo, MSN, RN-BC, AOCN

Lisa A. Thompson, PharmD, BCOP

Rosemarie A. Tucci, RN, MSN, AOCN

Kara M.L. Yannotti, MMH, BSN, RN, CCRP


Sign Up for Free e-newsletters

Regimen and Drug Listings


Bone Cancer Regimens Drugs
Brain Cancer Regimens Drugs
Breast Cancer Regimens Drugs
Endocrine Cancer Regimens Drugs
Gastrointestinal Cancer Regimens Drugs
Genitourinary Cancer Regimens Drugs
Gynecologic Cancer Regimens Drugs
Head and Neck Cancer Regimens Drugs
Hematologic Cancer Regimens Drugs
Lung Cancer Regimens Drugs
Other Cancers Regimens
Rare Cancers Regimens
Skin Cancer Regimens Drugs