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.

Colon Cancer

Colonoscopy Isn’t the Only Way to Prevent Colon Cancer

Colonoscopy may be the gold standard for detecting precancerous polyps, but there are less-invasive options for those who just won’t have the test.

Breast Cancer

For Better Breast Health, Eat This Way

The gut “microbiome” is known to affect digestive health and risk for chronic diseases. But new research shows it also affects the breasts. Here’s how…

Cancer Prevention

Why You’re Not Following Colon Cancer Screening Guidelines

You know getting screened for colon cancer could save your life, but the test is such a hassle. Get over it!

Skin Cancer

Does Having Skin Cancer Mean You’ll Get Other Cancers?

Yes, basal cell skin cancers are very common and treatable, but we’re learning that they can be a warning for other, more dangerous types of cancer.

Cancer Prevention

Can Organic Food Prevent Cancer?

Does consuming fewer pesticides truly matter? Now a French study connects the dots to fewer cases of cancer.

Breast Cancer

An Oncologist Shares Her Personal Story About BRCA

Oncologist Pamela Munster often must give unsettling test results to her patients. Then one day her own test came back positive.

Cancer Treatment

A “Game-Changing” Cancer Drug Gets Fast-Track Approval

The FDA has just rushed approval of a new cancer drug developed not to treat cancer by its location, but to target a specific genetic defect.

Cancer Prevention

When You Eat Dinner Affects Your Cancer Risk

Has a hectic schedule pushed your dinnertime later and later into the evening? You could be increasing your cancer risk.

Breast Cancer

You Survived Breast Cancer…Here’s How to Stay on Top of Your Health

A surprising number of women aren’t taking one simple life-saving step to protect themselves.

Prostate Cancer

Genetic Testing After Prostate Cancer

Advanced genetic testing can help guide prostate cancer treatment and alert family members to be tested to determine their own cancer risk.

Cancer

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Cervical Cancer? Not So Fast!

Two important trials on cervical cancer surgeries found results so surprising that one was stopped early.

Cancer

Cell-Phone Use Linked to Signs of Oxidative Stress in Saliva

How much time do you spend talking on your cell phone? (By talking, I mean having a spoken conversation, not…

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Diagnosis? How to Get Needed DNA Testing

There are two reasons breast cancer surgeons don’t order genetic testing—and neither one is good. Here are two steps you can take to help yourself.