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Fight Colorectal Cancer Blog

  • Garlic and Leeks May Ward off CRC

    Apr 22, 2019

    Garlic breath? Not a problem if you’re trying to reduce your risk of cancer. A recent study published in the Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology suggests that eating allium vegetables could reduce a person’s risk of developing colon and[…]

  • Fight CRC Launches Clinical Trial Finder App

    Apr 17, 2019

    Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) has collaborated with Flatiron Health to develop a smartphone application for its Late-Stage, MSS-CRC Clinical Trial Finder. The first-of-its-kind app — available starting today for both iOS and Android — enables patients with late-stage Microsatellite[…]

  • Updates for BRAF V600e (the BEACON trial)

    Apr 3, 2019

    News about the BEACON trial, a clinical trial offering a triplet combination for metastatic colon cancer and rectal cancer patients with BRAF V600e. In March 2019, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) updated their treatment guidelines to include a specific[…]

  • The Future of the ACA: Texas v. USA Update

    Mar 27, 2019

    As an advocacy community, we are alarmed and deeply concerned about the Administration’s most recent effort to undermine patient protections included in the Affordable Care Act. The law includes critical protections for patients with pre-existing conditions as well as much[…]