Chemotherapy, surgery or radiation aren’t always part of a prostate cancer treatment plan. A urologist explains what to expect after a prostate cancer diagnosis, including the possibility of active surveillance.
The complex medical terms used to describe cancer can be overwhelming. Here’s what you should know about two unique forms of cancer.
If you learn you have cancer, you’ll want to understand your prognosis – what your outcomes may be. An oncologist offers key information you should know.
Cancer treatment is less confusing when you understand the terms your treatment team is using. Here are eight basic definitions you should know.
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If you have a sarcoma, it’s best to be treated by an experienced team at a multidisciplinary center. Here are five advantages such a center offers in treating this rare form of cancer.
There’s some good news in the battle against cancer: The overall rate of death from the disease declined about 20 percent between 1980 and 2014, a new study says.
Several research studies suggest that our four-legged friends may be able to help our health in even more life-saving ways: by picking up the scent of chemical compounds present in melanoma and cancers of the prostate, bladder, lung and breast.
If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, you might think about quitting smoking and wonder, “Why bother?” Here are three good reasons that may surprise you.
How you can give some of your time and experience to change the lives of current and future lung cancer patients.
One question cancer patients often ask is “What can I do to help myself fight this cancer?” This question, this essential human need to take control and not simply let cancer do what it pleases to your body, is rarely addressed by physicians. A cancer specialist offers advice.