Alliance for Childhood Cancer Company Profile

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The Alliance for Childhood Cancer advocates to advance research and policies to improve the diagnosis, treatment, care, and survivorship of children and adolescents with cancer, as well as enhance public awareness.

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Childhood Cancer Increases Likelihood of Unemployment as Adult

One out of 6 survivors of childhood cancer was unemployed, according to results from a meta-analysis of 56 studies conducted in the United States, Canada, Asia, and Europe.

September’s top stories: Australia’s Zero Childhood Cancer trial, Eisai & Ono’s liver cancer trial

Australian cancer centres launched a clinical trial under the Zero Childhood Cancer programme for personalised medicine, and Eisai and Ono Pharmaceutical planned to conduct a Phase Ib combination tria...

Heartbreaking photo shows brutal reality of childhood cancer –

kgw.comHeartbreaking photo shows brutal reality of childhood cancerkgw.comShe was excited for the holidays and looking forward to playing, laughing and having fun — all things that children her age ...

Survivors of childhood cancer are at great risk of heart problems in adulthood

Survivors of childhood cancer are at increased risk of suffering prematurely from cardiovascular disease in adulthood, according to a study published today in the European Heart Journal. In the first...

Adult survivors of childhood cancer are more likely to develop high blood pressure

(American Association for Cancer Research) People who survived childhood cancer were more than twice as likely as the general population to have high blood pressure (hypertension) as adults.

Childhood cancer survivors commonly stay at jobs to keep health insurance, new study finds

A significant number of childhood cancer survivors are worried about keeping their health insurance, to the point of letting it affect their career decisions, the results of a national cancer survey f...

Curefest 2017: Taking Aim at Childhood Cancer

SOURCE: Aflac DESCRIPTION:Childhood cancer receives less than 5 percent of the national funding that goes toward cancer research and treatment. To help make it a national priority, Aflac once again ...

Childhood cancer survivors 70% likely to develop hypertension as adults


PubMed Articles [6923 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Cumulative Childhood Trauma and Therapeutic Alliance: The Moderator Role of Attachment in Adult Patients Consulting in Sex Therapy.

While it is documented that clients consulting in sex therapy tend to report high rates of childhood interpersonal traumas (e.g., physical, psychological and sexual abuse), which are associated to ins...

"Job Lock" Among Long-term Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report From the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.

Childhood cancer survivors may be reluctant to make changes in their employment because of access to health insurance.

Livestock and poultry density and childhood cancer incidence in nine states in the USA.

Parental occupational and childhood exposures to farm animals have been positively associated with childhood brain tumors, whereas associations with childhood leukemia are equivocal. The developing im...

Chronic Health Conditions and Neurocognitive Function in Aging Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.

Neurocognitive impairment in survivors of childhood cancer may be associated with direct neurotoxicity, as well as indirect effects of systemic health complications. We evaluated associations among tr...

Genome-Wide Association Study to Identify Susceptibility Loci That Modify Radiation-Related Risk for Breast Cancer After Childhood Cancer.

Childhood cancer survivors treated with chest-directed radiotherapy have substantially elevated risk for developing breast cancer. Although genetic susceptibility to breast cancer in the general popul...

Clinical Trials [8219 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivor Study

The SCCSS is designed to investigate which long-term effects childhood cancer and its treatment have on survivors, and includes those who were under 21 when they were diagnosed. The SCCSS ...

Construction of the Therapeutic Alliance Between Inpatient Psychiatric Patients and Nurses

Clarify the determinants of the construction of a Therapeutic Alliance (AT) between paramedical staff (nurses and caregivers ) and adult patients in a functional unit of full-time general ...

Therapeutic Alliance Tensions and Repair in Psychotherapy Practices

This study evaluates a professional development program intended to improve the relationship or alliance between therapists and patients/clients who are receiving psychotherapy in the comm...

Alliance for Family Strengthening: Improved Early Childhood Development in Rwanda

Preliminary pilot testing of the home-based FSI-ECD intervention as delivered by community based lay workers.

Effectiveness of Therapeutic Alliance and Minimal Intervention for Chronic Low Back Pain

This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of minimal intervention and therapeutic alliance in pain, specific and general disability, global perceived effect, empathy, credibility and e...

Companies [1912 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Alliance for Childhood Cancer

The Alliance for Childhood Cancer advocates to advance research and policies to improve the diagnosis, treatment, care, and survivorship of children and adolescents with cancer, a...

Children’s Oncology Group

The Children’s Oncology Group (COG), a National Cancer Institute supported clinical trials group, is the world’s largest organization devoted exclusively to childhood an...

Alliance for a Healthier Generation

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation works to address one of the nation's leading public health threats - childhood obesity. The goal of the Alliance is to reduce the nationwide prevalence of child...

Children’s Cancer Research Fund

Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF) invests in lifesaving, leading-edge research in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatments to cure of childhood cancers and blood-relate...

The Purple Society

Founded in January 2011, The Purple Society is a 501c3 nonprofit foundation and social network designed to connect families fighting childhood cancer with pertinent treatment info...

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