When Sylvia had her children vaccinated against the human papillomavirus (HPV) at the advice of her pediatrician, she didn’t fully understand the significance. Then, she found out she had the virus herself.
Dr. Gwen Nichols shares what to expect after a diagnosis of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including how friends and family can best support you during this challenging time.
Cancer screening and early detection is crucial to reducing cancer death rates, but a report from the CDC says too few people are being screened.
In the second of two parts, Judi Ebbert writes about the end of her husband’s cancer story.
In the first of two parts, Judi Ebbert, who usually writes for HealthCentral about the science of medicine, writes from a personal place: her own story of caregiving for her husband during his colon cancer journey.