A local cardiologist says there are some serious heart risks that come with chemotherapy.
A cheap chemotherapy drug tested in St. Louis has been found to extend life for more than a year for men with whose prostate cancer has spread.
Missouri cancer patients who rely on oral chemotherapy pills could see lower costs under legislation sent to the governor’s desk Thursday.
“Most patients really gravitate towards that concept and they end up having a more positive experience when they’re in the hospital because of it”
The typical patient taking Zytiga survived five months longer than the patient taking a fake pill, or placebo.
An estimated 30 to 40 percent of cancer patients treated with chemotherapy experience symptoms.
Charlie talks with Leo Lang of the Brentwood, MO, American Legion Goff-Moll Post 101, about closing the post due to smoke-free law; and Charlie talks with Cancer Survivor Elaine Jesmer.