Archive - April 2012

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 4:04pm

Just last month, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released updated cervical cancer screening recommendations.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012 - 12:32pm

On April 8, 1987, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Joint Resolution 119 designated the third week in April as National Minority Cancer Awareness Week.

Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 8:31am

When discussing radiation therapy with a patient, I’m often asked, “What side effects should I expect?”

There’s three things to keep in mind about radiation therapy side effects: