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SURVIVEiT®’s 2021 Giving Week Is Here!

This week is our Giving Week - our biggest online fundraising week of the year. Help us personalize our Cancer Navigation Tool to more cancer types by donating today!  ...
SURVIVEiT Guest Blog - Peggy Dennis - The Tools That Allow Me To Address My Cancer With Less Fear and More Hope

The Tools That Allow Me To Address My Cancer With Less Fear and More Hope

When asked how Step 1 (TESTiT) and STEP 2 (VERIFYiT) of our Cancer Navigation Tool played a major part in her journey, this is what Peggy has to say.  ——————————Guest...
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FDA grants accelerated approval to loncastuximab tesirine-lpyl for large B-cell lymphoma

FDA grants accelerated approval to loncastuximab tesirine-lpyl for large B-cell lymphoma On April 23, 2021, the Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to loncastuximab tesirine-lpyl (Zynlonta, ADC Therapeutics SA),...
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FDA grants accelerated approval to dostarlimab-gxly for dMMR endometrial cancer

FDA grants accelerated approval to dostarlimab-gxly for dMMR endometrial cancer On April 22, 2021, the Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to dostarlimab-gxly (Jemperli, GlaxoSmithKline LLC) for adult patients...
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FDA approves nivolumab in combination with chemotherapy for metastatic gastric cancer and esophageal adenocarcinoma

FDA approves nivolumab in combination with chemotherapy for metastatic gastric cancer and esophageal adenocarcinoma On April 16, 2021, the Food and Drug Administration approved nivolumab (Opdivo, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company) in...
SURVIVEiT Books About Cancer For Children

Books About Cancer for Children

How do I talk to my child about cancer? Where do I begin? What is ‘too much’? Talking about cancer with your children can be a tough topic to approach....
SURVIVEiT Pets That Have Helped Cancer Patients

7 Pets That Have Helped Cancer Patients | Finding Comfort In Our Pets

If you have a pet, you know the impact they have on your life. Our pets can bring us joy, offer companionship, and so many other wonderful things. This is...
SURVIVEiT Tips for Cancer Caregivers

Tips for Cancer Caregivers

Becoming a caregiver to a loved one with cancer isn’t anything anyone plans for. It’s one of the hardest, most rewarding things we will do in our lives. You may...
SURVIVEiT Advice for Cancer Caregivers in a Decision-Making Role

Advice for Cancer Caregivers in a Decision-Making Role

Being a caregiver for a loved one with cancer is a selfless role for anyone to take on. So first, we want to say thank you. You are a pivotal...
SURVIVEiT Advice for Cancer Caregivers in a Supportive Role

Advice for Cancer Caregivers in a Supportive Role

Being a caregiver for a loved one with cancer is a momentous role for anyone to take on. So first, we want to say thank you. We want to recognize...
SURVIVEiT Empowering Women To Advocate For Themselves

Empowering Women To Advocate For Themselves

Did you know that SURVIVEiT® is a women-run nonprofit organization? On International Women's Day, we want to draw attention to the power and empowerment behind a women-run organization. A majority...
SURVIVEiT TNBC Foundation Explains 3 Myths About Triple Negative Breast Cancer

TNBC Foundation Explains 3 Myths About Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Triple Negative Breast Cancer Awareness is all about bringing attention to this particular type of breast cancer and understanding what makes it different from other types of breast cancer. The...