Cancer

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.

Cancer Treatment

Cancer Blood Test Advances: From Screening to Treatment

The science is evolving so rapidly that soon a blood test might screen for cancer as easily as it does for cholesterol.

Breast Cancer

For Most Older Women with Breast Cancer, Brain Function Stays Intact After Chemo

Breast cancer treatment can have a variety of side effects, but how does it affect brain health? This new research offers some intriguing findings…

Cancer Prevention

HPV: The Killer That We Don’t Talk Enough About

The link between HPV and cervical cancer is well known, but it’s just the beginning of potential cancers that could develop.

Cancer Treatment

Is Massage Really Safe for People with Cancer?

Cancer treatment is often grueling, but massage can offer relief from pain and more. Here’s how to find a qualified massage therapist…

Lung Cancer

Breakthroughs in Lung Cancer

Lung cancer kills more men and women than any other type of cancer. But with new treatments, people are now living longer. Read on for details…

Cancer

How Cancer Can Increase Your Diabetes Risk

According to an important new study, your cancer survival plan should include type 2 diabetes prevention.

Cancer Treatment

Battling Cancer at 65 or Over? This Can Make Chemo More Bearable

Cancer treatment is often more complicated when you’re older and have other health problems. Here’s how to customize your care plan.

Cancer

If You Had One HPV Cancer, You’re More Likely to Get Others

If you’ve had an HPV-associated cancer, you may be at greater risk for another one. Here’s how to protect yourself.

Prostate Cancer

To Avoid Prostate Cancer, Eat Soy

Some cancer prevention steps are complicated. This one couldn’t be more simple. But you need to eat the right kinds of soy.

Cancer Treatment

Too Macho for Palliative Care? Why Men Shouldn’t Deny Themselves Cancer Pain Relief

Palliative care doesn’t mean that you’re giving up on treatment. The reality is it may give you the boost you need to tolerate that treatment.