Monthly articles designed to help you acheive your best health ever.
Jan 18, 2019 -
Pancreatic cancer is difficult to detect early, which makes survival much less likely. Doctors are working hard to learn more about this malignancy—and how to stop it.
Dec 18, 2018 -
The incidence of colorectal cancer is on the rise among those younger than age 50. One likely culprit, according to a study published in JAMA Oncology, is America’s weight problem.
Nov 12, 2018 -
You probably know that a weird mole might be skin cancer and should be checked out by your health care provider. But do you know these other signs of skin cancer?
Oct 24, 2018 -
Having dense breasts can make breast cancer harder to spot during mammography.
Sep 27, 2018 -
Lung cancer screening aims to find the disease at an earlier stage, when treatment is more effective.
Aug 31, 2018 -
The American Cancer Society recently issued new guidelines for colorectal cancer screening. Here are the details.
Aug 2, 2018 -
One reason for the differing rates is that skin protection has been encouraged in teens and young adults, but perhaps not enough among older people.
Jun 29, 2018 -
When someone you know is diagnosed with cancer, it might feel like something has shifted in your relationship. Whether it’s a family member, friend, or coworker, it’s normal to feel as if you suddenly don’t know how to act or what to say to this person.
May 29, 2018 -
Almost half of all women who get mammograms are found to have dense breasts, and many don’t know what it means.
Apr 25, 2018 -
Thanks to advancements in treatment options, more people are surviving early-stage lung cancer.