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BY Allison Schaffer

Unforeseen challenges and obstacles often bring about reinvigorated passion and determination to move forward to the next chapter. This was the case with the launch of MD Anderson’s new institutional Strategy. 

With a virtual event unveiling the Strategy for MD Anderson’s 22,000+ employees on Jan. 28, 2021, MD Anderson took the first steps to realize this bold, inspired plan to align the entire institution around three strategic...

Rainbow-hued image of MD Anderson buildings

BY Cynthia DeMarco

If you’ve caught and recovered from COVID-19, you might be wondering what that means. Are you immune to the virus now? Can you go out...

BY Meagan Raeke

Dane Clark is still a lung cancer patient, but it doesn’t interfere with his daily life anymore.

“It’s about as simple as it can be...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

If you’ve heard the word “flurona” recently, but aren’t quite sure what it means, you’re not alone. Many people have expressed confusion about this mashup of the words “influenza” and “coronavirus.” 

Though it may sound like a brand new disease, flurona isn’t some strange mutant hybrid of these two viruses. It just describes a situation in which someone contracts both the flu and a COVID-19 infection at the same time....

Sick woman on bed blowing nose while wearing an orange blanket and sitting in front of blue and purple backgrounds showing two different viruses

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

Scientific discoveries are essential to driving advances in cancer care. From better screening and diagnostic techniques to innovative new...

BY Maggie Galehouse

One day before severe winter storms swept through Texas in February 2021, Ronald Abraham and his family left their Houston...

BY Kellie Bramlet Blackburn

Tumor forms when cells start to multiply and produce an abnormal growth. Malignant cells can invade nearby tissue and spread to other parts...

BY Heather Alexander

Wouldn’t it be nice to let go of all the rules about healthy eating and simply follow your body’s signals when you eat? That’s the promise...

BY Cynthia DeMarco

Though it happens very infrequently, sometimes people develop a second type of cancer in addition to the first. This could be due to a number...

BY Devon Carter

With the rise of the omicron variant, a mild cough can have you fearing that you’ve got COVID-19.

And whether it’s a PCR test that...