× click the New Topic button to post

Cancer Special on CNN

13 years 8 months ago #3224 by Rosie
I watched the cancer special on CNN and was once again dissapointed to learn it was geared to people without cancer rather than those who have experienced cancer. The CNN talked mostly about diagnositic tests, catching cancer early through medical tests and how cancer adversly affects the outcome for the poor. All good subjects for some but not for those of us with ongoing cancer recurrences as to what are the newest treament options and trials. Or what has proven effective in treatment for certain cancers. Unfortunatly, when I went to the AUA meeting in Baltimore earlier this year the subjects were very similiar. How to detect cancer and how to treat it. How about programs geared to those of us who had had cancer and recurrent cancer to learn what is new and most effective or what is in the pipeline. What good does it do to have all these screening tests and discoveries of early stage cancer if there is not a treatment that effectively stops the cancer?

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

13 years 8 months ago #3201 by Rosie
This Saturday. January 13 and Sunday, January 14 night, CNN is running a special on Cancer. Looks like a very informative program. http://www.cnnasiapacific.com/press/en/content/184/

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

  • Not Allowed: to create new topic.
  • Not Allowed: to reply.
  • Not Allowed: to add Files.
  • Not Allowed: to edit your message.
Moderators: Cynthiaeddieksara.anne


Total Online: 0 Users and 107 Guests 


Today Total Opened: 0 Today Total Answered: 0 Latest User: Channel
Yesterday Total Opened: 1 Yesterday Total Answered: 6
Total Posts: 54175 Total Subjects: 7107 Total Users: 6680