Article ID: 604030
Vaccinating Children Against HPV?Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
The Human papillomavirus, or HPV, and its link to certain cancers has been in the headlines recently, reigniting the debate whether it is appropriate to vaccinate children against the virus. Robert Haddad, MD, the disease center lead at Dana-Farber's head and neck oncology program offers comment.
Released:7-Jun-2013 12:00 PM EDT
Article ID: 603179
News Tip: New Research on Teenage Girls and Melanoma Makes This the Season for Tanning StoriesDana-Farber Cancer Institute
Prom season and summer approach, and with them teenage girls seeking suntans. New research published in the May issue of Pediatrics finds that the number of children diagnosed with melanoma has increased an average 2% a year since the 1970s.
Released:17-May-2013 8:00 AM EDT
Article ID: 557773
Healthy Holiday Helpings: Experts Offer Tips to Fight Cancer with Your Fork This Holiday SeasonDana-Farber Cancer Institute
The holidays are almost here and festive food is everywhere. “While these foods are delicious to eat, some have the added bonus of containing cancer-preventing nutrients,” says Stephanie Meyers, MS, RD/LDN, a nutritionist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.
Released:23-Oct-2009 1:00 PM EDT