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ICYMI: October 28, 2016

Feature Story In a first, U.S. trial to test Cuban lung-cancer vaccine THURSDAY, October 27, 2016 (The Washington Post)– The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first clinical trial to test a Cuban drug in the United States — a lung-cancer vaccine developed in Havana. The decision on the early-stage trial was announced Wednesday […]

Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening and Hope in Chicago’s Southwest Side Neighborhoods

In Chicago’s Little Village and Chicago Lawn neighborhoods, Esperanza Health Centers, a Prevent Cancer Foundation grantee, is working to improve colorectal cancer screening rates among uninsured, insured and Medicaid-enrolled Latino adults, through coordinated patient navigation, education and screening services. Esperanza’s project goal is to improve the colorectal cancer screening rate in their community from 48 […]