Gratitude


There’s a lot of lip service given to “gratitude” during the holiday season, but it can be hard to focus on it in the midst of the chaotic shopping, cooking, and decorating, etc. It may be especially hard to feel grateful when you or a loved one is contending with a cancer diagnosis (during a … Continue reading Gratitude

What, Me Worry? ROS1 patients find calm by managing stressors specific to ROS1 cancer


This article by Joyce Hoelting first appeared in the Fall 2021 ROS1derings (newsletter of The ROS1ders).  If you’d like to receive future editions of our newsletter by email, please subscribe to our blog by providing your email on our Contact Form. ———————————— The more researchers learn about cancer, the more cancer patients can learn about … Continue reading What, Me Worry? ROS1 patients find calm by managing stressors specific to ROS1 cancer

The Importance of Research and Clinical Trials


November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month.  Today we’re sharing the story of a ROS1+ lung cancer patient and how she’s benefitted from research. This article first appeared in the Fall 2021 ROS1derings (newsletter of The ROS1ders).  If you’d like to receive future editions of our newsletter by email, please subscribe to our blog by providing … Continue reading The Importance of Research and Clinical Trials

AEACaP and Lung Cancer Europe (LuCE) host “ROS-1 Lung Cancer Patients” webinar on 26-Mar-2021


The Spanish Association of Lung Cancer Patients (AEACaP) and Lung Cancer Europe (LuCE) will be hosting the webinar “ROS-1 Lung Cancer Patients” on Friday, March 26th, 2021 at 18.00 Central European Time (10 am Pacific Time). The event will provide information about the ROS1 biomarker and treatment in lung cancer, as well as research and … Continue reading AEACaP and Lung Cancer Europe (LuCE) host “ROS-1 Lung Cancer Patients” webinar on 26-Mar-2021

Please join us for informal ROS1der MEETUPS!


Many ROS1ders have expressed an interest in attending a virtual meet-up via Zoom for ROS1 patients and caregivers. Now it’s going to happen! The two co-hosts Renee Parker, MD, and Janet Lathan (ROS1 patients and members of the ROS1ders) will facilitate informal ROS1der MeetUps via Zoom twice monthly starting Tuesday, 11/10/2020 on the following dates: … Continue reading Please join us for informal ROS1der MEETUPS!

ROS1derings Winter 2020 (The ROS1ders newsletter)


Welcome to the Winter 2020 issue of ROS1derings, the newsletter of The ROS1ders! This issue contains info about on our patient-driven research, a fundraising update, a summary of current targeted therapies for ROS1+ cancers, and tips on parenting after a ROS1+ cancer diagnosis. Thanks to editors Joyce Hoelting and Jeff Wynne, and contributors Lisa Goldman, … Continue reading ROS1derings Winter 2020 (The ROS1ders newsletter)