Cancer

Skin Cancer

Don’t Make These Sunscreen Mistakes

We all know that sunscreen reduces our risk for skin cancer. But too many people don’t get enough protection because of these surprising mistakes…

Cancer Prevention

Pancreatic Cancer: You Can Spot This Killer Before It’s Too Late

Pancreatic cancer is often lethal because it is rarely detected in early stages. Now, life-saving screening can monitor your risk. Read on…

Breast Cancer

6 Signs That DCIS Is Likely to Become Invasive Breast Cancer

Most women choose surgery and radiation even though DCIS usually doesn’t become invasive breast cancer. New guidelines help make a better choice.

Cancer

Is Stomach Dysplasia the Same as Cancer?

Stomach cancer is a life-threatening diagnosis, but stomach dysplasia is a precancerous condition that may not be as serious. Read on for details…

Breast Cancer

Dramatically Reduce Breast Cancer Risk with the Right Lifestyle Changes

The older you are, the more likely breast cancer is due to what you eat and do, not your genes. You can reduce your risk!

Breast Cancer

MRI for Breast Cancer: The Merits of Twice-Yearly Screening

If you’re at high risk for breast cancer and are considering a mastectomy, read this first.

Cancer Prevention

The HPV Test: Why It’s Better Than the Pap for Cervical Cancer Screening

Still expecting a Pap test at your ob/gyn visits? Here’s why the new first-line test is better.

Cancer Treatment

Head and Neck Cancer Treatment: The Right Timing Is Survival

How quickly you complete all parts of your treatment makes a big difference in how effective it is.

Breast Cancer

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Slow Deadly Cancer

A diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may reduce inflammation and help keep this cancer from spreading.

Cancer

Screening for Ovarian Cancer May Save Lives (So Why Isn’t It Being Done?)

Yes, there’s a test to find cancer early. So why aren’t there screening guidelines for women at risk?

Breast Cancer

After Breast Cancer: Are You Getting the Right Imaging Tests?

The care of thousands of women doesn’t follow the recommended imaging guidelines. Don’t be one of them.

Cancer Treatment

“I’m Scared My Cancer Will Come Back”

Worrying about cancer coming back after treatment is normal, but for some people the worry becomes incapacitating. Don’t let that happen to you…

Cancer

Finally, an Early Warning Sign of Pancreatic Cancer

A new study connects the dots between a relatively common medical condition and pancreatic cancer.

Prostate Cancer

The Right YouTube Videos for Prostate Cancer Advice

YouTube videos often give biased and/or misleading information about prostate cancer screening and treatment. Here’s how to find reliable videos…

Cancer

Beware: Uterine Cancer Is on the Rise

While many other cancers are decreasing, uterine cancer (aka endometrial cancer) is increasing. But there are ways to protect yourself.