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Immunotherapy Promising for Kidney Cancer

New immunotherapy drugs are helping kidney cancer patients live longer, and in some cases are leading to a complete remission of the disease.

By Rachel Zohn

Top Resources for Kidney Cancer Support

If you need help after a kidney cancer diagnosis, check out these organizations and websites for medical information, emotional support, and financial help.

By Eileen Bailey

Know Your Kidney Cancer Treatment Options

From surgery and chemo to immunotherapies and targeted therapies, kidney cancer patients have a multitude of treatment options available.

By Rachel Zohn

What is Wilms Tumor?

Wilms tumor is the most common type of pediatric kidney cancer. Learn what it is, how it's treated, and why 90 percent of kids survive to live normal lives.

By Rachel Zohn

The Four Stages of Renal Cell Cancer

If you've been diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma, your doctor will determine the stage of your cancer. Here's what you should know about all four stages.

By Rachel Zohn

Best Places to Find Support for Kidney Cancer

A kidney cancer diagnosis can turn your world upside down, but support is often only a phone call or mouse click away. Here's where to find it.

By Rachel Zohn

What Are Common Symptoms of Kidney Cancer?

Kidney cancer symptoms can be subtle and easy to overlook. Watch for issues like blood in your urine or pain on one side of your lower back to spot it early.

By Rachel Zohn

Exciting New Kidney Cancer Immunotherapy

This scientist is the lead investigator studying a new immunotherapy for kidney cancer. Find out why it may offer new hope for those battling the disease.

By PJ Hamel