Researchers at the University of California – San Diego have developed a simple blood test that shows promise for detecting signs of pancreatic cancer earlier, when the disease may be more treatable.
If you’ve carried significant excess weight for a period of time, but lose the weight and maintain that weight loss, you may still have an elevated risk for cancer.
Lowering blood levels of cholesterol could improve the cancer-fighting ability of certain immune system cells, called Tc9 cells.
Trish Lannon was diagnosed with stage 3C colon cancer at the age of 39. The diagnosis, and treatment, changed her life, making her a patient advocate who regularly goes on Capitol Hill. Here’s her story.
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What’s the best way to tell your story about being diagnosed with advanced breast cancer? PJ gives her advice.
Patti saw the early warning signs of cancer, but her doctor told her not to worry — it was probably nothing, they assumed. Then she got the diagnosis.
When Lisa lost part of her tongue to an aggressive throat cancer, she had to get creative about food.
A candid and heart-wrenching story of a mom who was faced with this harsh reality — and how she pushed through.
Trismus, or “lockjaw,” is a common complication for people with head and neck cancer. Here’s why it happens and what you can do about it.