All posts tagged: Digest

CC Community News Digest (week of August 10-16)

Assorted news links from the last week: INCB, WHO and UNODC Statement on Access to Internationally Controlled Medicines during COVID-19 Pandemic FDA Issues Complete Response Letter for Pedmark  An important step forward for mitigating the risk of life-long hearing loss caused by cisplatin AML Survivors at risk for psychosocial impairment Another study from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Beirut blast disrupts cancer care for children NPR reports on the wide range of damage from the explosion in Beirut More news about DIPG:  Discoveries point to a new potential treatment approach For childhood cancer survivors, exercise intolerance predicts a range of other health [...] Read more

CC Community News Digest (week of August 3-9)

Assorted news links from the last week: Study Offers Insights on Health Problems among AYA Cancer Survivors Medical trial aims to identify those at risk of heart damage following cancer treatment Australian researchers taking a very broad look at the effect of cancer treatment on heart health. Racial Disparities in Pediatric Cancer Treatment: Black Children Less Likely to Receive Proton Radiotherapy, Forbes US FDA Grants Rare Pediatric Disease Designation (RPDD) to Paxalisib for DIPG, a big win for the Creating Hope Act (which needs to be permanently reauthorized by the end of September) Risk-Stratified Therapy Reduces Late Morbidity, Mortality in Pediatric [...] Read more