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Breast Cancer Changed Everything

Read the candid and heart-wrenching story of PJ Hamel, a mom who faced a harsh reality — and lived to see her son grow up.

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Lockjaw After Head and Neck Cancer Treatment

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.

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Where Can Melanoma Spread?

Advanced stages of melanoma can metastasize throughout the body, including the lungs, liver, bones, and brain. Learn the warning signs.

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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.

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Treatment Options for Advanced Bladder Cancer

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

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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.

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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.