Cancer

A promising clinical trial using immunotherapy has doubled the life expectancy of patients with recurring brain tumors. Available at Atlantic Health System, this treatment uses an injectable enzyme to render the brain tumor defenseless against drugs that previously would not have been effective. Watch a video featuring one of our experts and see how immunotherapy saved a patient’s life >





Cancer Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.

Look Good Feel Better 
Women will learn how to maintain their appearance during cancer treatments. Hackettstown Medical Center, Joan Knechel Cancer Center
Please call 1-800-227-2345 for dates and times.


Cancer Articles
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Tool might one day allow more complete removal of malignant tissue, less time on operating table

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It transforms a patient's immune system cells to fight a form of leukemia

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Researchers move 'a step forward,' assessing DNA fragments for colon, breast, ovarian and lung tumors

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That flaw seems to increase risk of a type of brain tumor later in life, researchers report

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