April 19, 2016

When Gene Tests for Breast Cancer Reveal Grim Data but No Guidance

Some patients who undergo genetic testing about cancer risk are left with frightening information but no clear guidance on how to fight the disease. At a time […]
April 18, 2016

6 Commonly Missed Signs of Ovarian Cancer: The Silent Killer

This year alone will see 22,280 women in the United States diagnosed with ovarian cancer and 14,240 women will die from this disease. Many women do not know […]
April 15, 2016

A Simple Tool to Ease Cancer’s Side Effects

Cancer therapy side effects could be lessened with the use of light therapy, specifically when it comes to fatigue and depression. After Wanda Cwiecek began treatment […]
April 14, 2016

Scan can tell whether a cancer drug is working within days

A more personalized approach to cancer treatment is currently being tested. Scanning technology tracks whether or not a cancer medication is effective during the first few […]
April 13, 2016

The burden of cancer isn’t just cancer

Many families experience the financial toxicity of cancer treatment. Money is low on the list of things most people want to think about after a doctor says the scary word […]
April 12, 2016

Cancer Treatment Costs Aren’t Growing Faster Than Overall Health Costs

The costs to treat cancer have a reputation for going sky high; however, research shows that increases are actually in line with overall health care spending […]
April 11, 2016

Highly processed carbohydrates impact cancer risk

Diets that include lots of highly processed carbohydrates are linked to higher rates of prostate cancer. On the other hand, intake of legumes, fruits, and vegetables lower […]