Mattie D and the Evil C
Lesley Murphy, travel blogger and former contestant on "The Bachelor," documents her journey from genetic testing to preventative mastectomy.  Feature Story

Mattie D and the Evil C
Well-known Arkansan Matt DeCample blogs about living with liver cancer.
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  • Five Grants Presented to UAMS Cancer ResearchersJanuary 29, 2018

    Jan. 29, 2018 | Five newly awarded grants will assist scientists at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute in their search for new and innovative cancer treatments. The grants of $10,000 each were presented to young investigators by the Envoys, a volunteer advocacy group of the Cancer Institute Foundation, during their “Doctor is In”…

  • Clinical Trial Promising for Ovarian Cancer TreatmentJanuary 18, 2018

    Jan. 18, 2017 | Eighteen years ago, Gail Clayton received news that changed her life. Looking back, she says finding out she had breast cancer marked the beginning of new perspectives. “When I was first diagnosed with cancer, it wasn’t the end of life as so many people think. To me, it was the beginning…

  • UAMS to Offer 7-Week Freedom From Smoking Program Starting Jan. 23January 8, 2018

    LITTLE ROCK — Anyone ready to quit smoking is invited to participate in a free seven-week program sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). The small-group Freedom from Smoking program will meet from 5-6:30 p.m. for seven Tuesdays starting Jan. 23 at 900 John Barrow Road. There is no cost to participate.…

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