Salvatore Iaconesi’s diagnosis of brain cancer inspired the artist’s own global hack-a-thon on the disease. And it’s working.
LIVESTRONG can help you preserve your fertility before cancer treatment and offers financial assistance to those that need it.
Learn what big data, cancer, IBM’s super-computer “Watson” and blue mussels have in common. Here’s a hint: It’s you.
Curing cancer will take more than cutting edge scientific advances, or IT overhauls – it will take persistence, grit, and a common spirit.
The Cancer Genome Atlas Project is underway and the goal is to fundamentally understand all of the parts that might “break” so that accurate diagnoses can be made and specific treatments can be designed.
The federal government and hundreds of stakeholder representatives from public, non-profit, academic and corporate groups come together for a week of activity each year.
Starting today, insurance plans will be required to cover preventative women’s health screenings without charging a copay or counting towards a deductible.
Too often, cancer survivors learn to live with the pain and pitfalls of this disease simply because they can’t find the right resources. That’s why the we launched our 2012 Cancer Survivor Survey.
The LIVESTRONG Foundation’s Director of Public Policy, Loyce Pace-Bass, discusses what is at stake for people affected by cancer.
Finding avenues to share research and learn ways to turn big data into useful, practical solutions for patients, doctors, researchers and policymakers.