Results for "Cancer"

Advise Me
How to Keep Your Relationship Solid During a Serious Illness
No matter how solid your relationship with your partner is, a serious illness like cancer or a chronic disease such as diabetes, arthritis or multiple...
Aug 30
Better Me
How This Innovative Technique Can Treat Your Prostate Cancer
For many men with prostate cancer, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapy and surgery are their main treatment options. But for some men, a newer...
Aug 24
Podcasts, Bedside Stories
Bedside Stories: Weird Science
Forty-three-year-old Nicole DiCamillo of Arizona has stage 4 cancer – and she feels absolutely the best and happiest she’s been in years. If that sounds...
Aug 18
Better Me
I Have DCIS, Is Surgery My Only Option?
Before the advent of modern mammography, pre-invasive breast cancers known as ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) were rarely detected. Today, with the rise...
Aug 18
Teach Me
GIST: Are You at Risk for These Rare Digestive System Tumors?
We hear about stomach cancer and colon cancer a lot. But there’s another type of cancer that can affect the gastrointestinal (GI) tract that’s not so familiar....
Jul 09
Better Me
What to Know About Treating Prostate Cancer with Hormone Deprivation
For a lot of men with prostate cancer, an important treatment option to consider is something called androgen deprivation therapy (ADT). I. Alex Bowman,...
Jun 29
Advise Me
After Childhood Cancer: What to Expect When Treatment is Over
The news your child has completed cancer treatment can bring a wide range of emotions—from exhilaration and relief to anxiety and fear. While this a time...
May 27
Better Me
I Have an Abnormal Pap Test—Now What?
A Pap test is an important preventative screening test for cervical cancer that’s performed on most 21 to 65-year-old women every few years. It’s fast...
May 17
Advise Me
How to Help a Child Cope When a Sibling Has Cancer
When a child is diagnosed with cancer, it can affect every member of the family. It can be especially difficult for siblings. “Brothers and sisters of...
May 15
Teach Me
Know the Glow: Your Eyes Can Detect a Rare Childhood Cancer
Nowadays our smartphone cameras are on hand for every one of our children’s firsts—from rolling over and walking to first words and first days of school....
May 06