Cancer Stories

Bleeding after menopause: It’s not normal

Bleeding after menopause: It’s not normal

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Dr. Carlson discusses why women shouldn’t ignore postmenopausal bleeding and should see a gynecologic oncologist if cancer is the cause.

Breastfeeding during cancer treatment

Breastfeeding during cancer treatment

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Can mothers breastfeed while undergoing chemotherapy treatments for breast cancer? We answer this question and more, keeping mom and baby healthy and safe.

7 drinks that may affect cancer risk

7 drinks that may affect cancer risk

 

Some of your favorite drinks may have a link to the “C” word. And we don’t mean cola. Is your beverage safe?

The low risks and high rewards of thyroid cancer treatment

The low risks and high rewards of thyroid cancer treatment

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Is thyroid cancer over diagnosed and over treated? Dr. Nwariaku explains why quick and effective treatment is better than the alternative.

PSA tests: Can they save men from prostate cancer?

PSA tests: Can they save men from prostate cancer?

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PSA blood tests are controversial in screening for prostate cancer. But Dr. Roehrborn says they save lives.

Obesity now tied to 11 types of cancer

Obesity now tied to 11 types of cancer

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Obesity has been linked to yet another type of cancer. Learn more about decreasing the risk and leading a healthier life.

7 drinks that may affect your cancer risk

7 drinks that may affect your cancer risk

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You are what you eat, but you’re also what you drink! Dr. Froehlich pops the top on 7 beverages that may affect your cancer risk.

Helping Dad beat leukemia: Jon and Chuck’s story

Helping Dad beat leukemia: Jon and Chuck’s story

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Chuck Dandridge was diagnosed with leukemia. But thanks to a precious gift from his son, he’s now cancer-free!

Dangerous trend: E-cigarettes and young people

Dangerous trend: E-cigarettes and young people

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E-cigarettes and hookah smoking are marketed as a safer alternative to smoking. But there is a stack of unknowns that makes it a stretch to call them “safe.” #calloutcancer

10 years of surviving colon cancer: Charles’ story

10 years of surviving colon cancer: Charles’ story

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Charles Quarton beat colon cancer in 2005. Ten years later, he’s fighting a new battle with lung cancer – but he’s also living life to the fullest.