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Common Head and Neck Cancer Complications

Treatment for head and neck cancer can leave survivors with an array of challenges. Here are some common complications you should know about.

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Cancer Survivors: How to Get that Lovin' Feeling Back

Cancer treatment can make sex unappealing or uncomfortable. Dr. Don Dizon has some ideas to help.

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What Happens After Bladder Cancer Treatment?

Do you know what to expect after diagnosis and surgery for bladder cancer? Here's what you should know about the common complications.

Treatment Options for Advanced Bladder Cancer

Learn more about advanced bladder cancer and the treatment options for each stage.

Cardio-Oncology: Heart-Smart Cancer Care

Find out more about cardio-oncology, a specialty that focuses treating and preventing heart complications from cancer treatments.

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Thyroid Hormone Replacement After Cancer

Learn what to expect from thyroid hormone replacement therapy after your thyroid is removed because of thyroid cancer.

How to Do a Thyroid Neck Check

A thyroid neck check is an important habit you can do yourself to look for signs of thyroid issues including goiter and thyroid cancer. Just follow these steps.

Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer That Has Spread to the Brain

This May Not Work After Lung Cancer Spreads

Does radiation therapy help after lung cancer spreads to the brain? This research says it does very little.

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The Weight-Cancer Connection

Some researchers estimate that obesity is responsible for 20 percent of all cancers , and that losing even a few pounds could lower your cancer risk.

4 Self-Help Tips for Lymphedema

Twenty to 25 percent of breast cancer survivors develop this chronic condition. Here’s what you need to know about treating it.