The latest bladder cancer news, advice, and information, including treatment, symptoms, side effects, advanced stages, and real stories about people living with bladder cancer.
Cynthia Kinsella didn’t sleep much the night after a biopsy revealed she had invasive bladder cancer. She calls it one of the worst nights of her life, spending much of it curled on the bathroom floor in the fetal position. She went on to create a large support network for other bladder cancer patients. Read more about her story.
Want a list of things to ask your doctor about bladder cancer? Here's a collection of questions plus answers, ranging from what treatment options are available to if surgery will impact your ability to have sex.
Common symptoms of bladder cancer include blood in your urine, loss of appetite, and pain in one side of your lower back. Read this slideshow to learn more.
Malaika Hill is a freelance health writer specializing in ophthalmology and population health.
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Currently, many cancers progress undetected until the chances for successful treatment and cure are low. This new test can detect cancers early, before symptoms appear.
Lowering blood levels of cholesterol could improve the cancer-fighting ability of certain immune system cells, called Tc9 cells.
Updated urinary tract infection (UTI) guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in the United Kingdom are expected to be finalized next month and will recommend against using cranberry juice to combat UTIs.