Cancer Stories

3 moms who survived cancer: A Mother’s Day collage

3 moms who survived cancer: A Mother’s Day collage

 

Kids have a way of becoming their parents’ world, even if a parent has cancer. These 3 moms survived cancer to feel well again and be there for their families.

Heart-saving techniques during breast cancer treatment

Heart-saving techniques during breast cancer treatment

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As breast cancer treatment improves, so does the effort to protect survivors’ hearts. Dr. Rahimi explains how we protect the heart during cancer treatment.

Is radiation from a CT or PET scan dangerous?

Is radiation from a CT or PET scan dangerous?

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Radiation is an important tool for imaging tests such as CT and PET scans. But are tests that use radiation truly safe?

Pancreatic cancer: Symptoms, signs, and treatment

Pancreatic cancer: Symptoms, signs, and treatment

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Pancreatic cancer is an aggressive disease with notoriously vague symptoms. But there are signs that can lead to early detection, and possibly prevention.

Cancer prevention: The diet, exercise, and weight connection

Cancer prevention: The diet, exercise, and weight connection

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Eating a healthy diet and weight management is a simple – but effective – cancer prevention plan. Dr. Froehlich offers exercise and diet tips to get on track. #calloutcancer

Should I be screened for lung cancer?

Should I be screened for lung cancer?

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Lung cancer survival rates have been low for years. But low-dose CT scans may help more patients beat the odds. Learn more. Add your voice today #calloutcancer.

Cancer genetics program overview

 

All cancer is genetic, but not all cancer is inherited.

Cancer genetics introduction

 

Much of the future of cancer care is in our genes.

Genetic counseling

 

Understanding the complexity of genetic and genomic testing can be daunting for patients.

Risk assessment

Risk assessment

 

As part of the cancer risk assessment process, various risk models are run based on a patient’s family and medical history.