Results for "Cancer"

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Before Your First Chemotherapy Treatment: Here's What to Expect
You’ve probably watched friends and loved ones go through it. You’ve seen it referenced in movies and television. You’ve walked, run or worn colors or...
February 23
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The Important Role of Plastic Surgery in Cancer Treatment and Recovery
Cancer and cancer treatment can affect your body in many ways. Beyond the noticeable physical changes, it can also impact your self-esteem, body image...
January 31
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Navigating the Heart: Understanding Cardiac Side Effects of Cancer Treatment
If you’re being treated for cancer, getting your disease into remission is probably your top health priority. But did you know that some cancer treatments...
January 26
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Black and African American People Are at Greater Risk for Colon Cancer
Although colorectal cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed and most preventable cancers, it does not affect all people equally. While there’s been...
December 29
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The Connections Between Crohn’s Disease and Higher Cancer Risk
If you have Crohn’s disease, you know what it’s like to deal with the unpleasant symptoms. The condition is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that irritates...
November 28
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Cancer Community Networks: Finding Strength in Connection
Maybe you’ve just been diagnosed with cancer and feel overwhelmed with treatment options. Perhaps you’ve finished treatment, and you’re worried that your...
November 25
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Want to Quit Smoking? 5 Steps to Kick the Habit for Good
If you’ve ever tried to stop smoking, you know it’s not a walk in the park. It’s more like a maze, where every turn seems to lead you back to tobacco.  Quitting...
November 16
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Here’s What to Expect if You Need Screening for Lung Cancer
If you’re at high risk for lung cancer, you might wonder if you should be screened. And you might have questions about how the process works and what to...
October 10
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The Truth Behind 10 Breast Cancer Myths
Chances are you know someone who has had breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer accounts for about 30% of all new cancers...
September 21
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10 Conditions That Could Be Mistaken for Ovarian Cancer
As women, it's essential to be aware of our bodies and recognize any unusual symptoms. If you have certain symptoms, you might worry that you have ovarian...
August 31