Running a quick internet search about what families and friends should and shouldn’t say to cancer patients yields literally thousands of results. As our staff sifted through some of them, we realized that most of the advice seemed very generic despite this topic being obviously very sought out. So we set out on a mission: […]
by Sandy Robb
Many of you have in previous years posted pictures about your travels around the country, and many seem to enjoy the national parks and other federal facilities. With summer coming, there may be a way for you to save some money while enjoying those beautiful areas.
As you are aware, the Social Security Administration […]
by Carol Michaels
Stretching is one of the basic components of fitness. Stretching improves your range of motion, which is the degree of movement that can be achieved without pain. Elongating the muscle and fascia by stretching improves circulation, increases elasticity of the muscle, increases oxygen to the muscles, and helps the body to repair. It […]
The Meso Foundation is optimistic about the results of the Phase 1b trial of pembrolizumab for PD-L1-positive advanced solid tumors, which were announced at the most recent meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).
Dr. Evan W. Alley, MD, PhD, co-director of the Penn Mesothelioma and Pleural Program, reported the results of a Phase […]
This year, the Meso Foundation has partnered with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to co-host the International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma. As a result, the conference will be hosted on the grounds of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. The NIH is one of the world’s foremost medical research centers.
This conference is […]