Genetic counseling is the first step in zeroing in on your true risk for inherited cancer. Learn more about what this counseling offers.
Katrina Wells’ daughter was a surprise that might have helped saved her life. Find out whether you fall into any of the high risk groups for one of three "founder mutations."
Finding out you have a gene mutation can be stressful and scary. However, once you and your doctor know, you can take steps to prevent and detect cancers early.
Recent-onset type 2 diabetes in older African American and Latino adults may be an early sign of pancreatic cancer, according to a new study from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.
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Sheila Mulrooney Eldred has written for The New York Times, Nature, FiveThirtyEight, STAT News and other publications.
Katherine Malmo is a freelance writer, author, and breast cancer survivor who writes about cancer and cancer treatments.
Researchers at the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, New York have found a genetic mutation for ovarian cancer that can be passed from father to daughter. This genetic factor is also associated with an higher risk for prostate canc...
People treated for breast cancer or lymphoma – cancer of the lymphatic system – in the past are more than three times more likely to experience congestive heart failure (CHF), according to researchers from the Mayo Clinic. Heart failure occurs when t...
Current screening guidelines for people at increased risk for liver cancer vary – some call for ultrasound imaging and others for imaging and other laboratory tests. Now, a study conducted at the University of Texas Southwestern’s Simmons Cancer Cent...