Cancer Talk

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 11:52am
Across the board, the IUD is known to lower risk for many gynecological cancers, including endometrial and ovarian cancer, but with regard to cervical cancer, the latest research suggests the benefit can be significant — as much as a 30% reduced risk.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 8:00am

February 14, known to many as Valentine’s Day, is also World Cholangiocarcinoma Day, an international effort to raise awareness about a very rare but aggressive type of cancer.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 2:42pm

In celebration of Random Acts of Kindness Week, we asked our social media followers to share their ideas on easy ways to lift the spirits of a cancer patient.

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
To help you begin to understand this complex group of tumors, we have compiled some of the key facts, statistics and information.
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 11:00am
A recent study suggests that cancer patients and survivors have special needs when it comes to screening.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 10:03pm
PTSD affects one in five cancer patients within six months of diagnosis. Even parents of childhood cancer survivors can develop PTSD. What does it look like, and where can you get help?
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 3:27pm
I know firsthand how helpful it is to speak with someone who has been through a similar cancer journey as you.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 3:37pm
Valentine’s Day can mean dressing up, fancy dinner reservations, sparkly gifts and high expectations. However, there's nothing wrong with wanting something a little more laid back and low key.
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 4:01pm
Because radiation affects only the treated area, early side effects are predictable based on the area being treated.