Latest Articles by Rajal Patel, M.D.
What Young Patients Should Know About Colon Cancer
People under 50 now account for 12% of all colon cancer cases. Here's why you need to take that stat seriously.
What You Need to Know About Uveal Melanoma
This rare cancer of the eye can spread stealthily. Learn how it’s detected and treated.
How Stage 4 Melanoma Is Diagnosed (and What to Expect After)
Stage 4 is the most advanced stage of this most serious form of skin cancer. Here’s what to expect if you have it.
9 Questions to Ask About Metastatic Melanoma Treatment
You've got the diagnosis. Now it's time to make your treatment plan. Start by getting these key answers.
How to Heal And Stay Healthy After Melanoma Surgery
Follow-up care is so important to recovering well and staying healthy long-term. Here’s exactly what you need to know.
10 Questions to Ask Your Doc About Kidney Cancer
Newly diagnosed? Got concerns? We’ve got you covered.
Embracing the New Normal After a Kidney Cancer Diagnosis
Not sure what to expect? Some things in life will change after kidney cancer—but these experts offer plenty of reassurances.
Your Colon Cancer Glossary: Words You Need to Know
Terms like ablation and Lynch Syndrome can seem confusing. Find out the definitions of these (and more) in this slideshow.