• New Grants Look at Women Cancer Survivors

    The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded a Research Project Grant (R01) to Kaiser Permanente Southern California and UCLA for a study to determine if mature breast cancer survivors are prone to aging at a faster rate than women who have not had cancer. The Garfield Memorial Fund awarded another grant to KPSC to examine the ...
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  • New Grant Supports Evaluation of Distress Screening for Patients With Breast Cancer

    Kaiser Permanente Southern California researchers will study the implementation and effectiveness of guideline-recommended cancer distress screening with a grant from the California Breast Cancer Research Program. Many breast cancer patients experience psychological distress during their cancer care journey. In fact, up to one-half of all newly diagnosed patients report distress in the first year of treatment. ...
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  • New Grant Supports Study of the Incidence of Type 1 Diabetes Among Young Adults

    With a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cooperative agreement, KPSC researchers will study the incidence of type 1 diabetes among adults between the ages of 20 and 45 years. Type 1 diabetes is the third most common chronic disease of childhood in the United States. The disease requires daily management to decrease risks of the ...
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