The latest stomach cancer news, advice, and information, including diagnosis, risk factors, treatment, advanced stages, and inspiring real-life stories about people living with this disease, also known as gastric cancer.
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Are You at Risk for Gastric Cancer?
Stomach cancer, also called gastric cancer, tends to develop slowly over many years. Test your knowledge to see if you’re at risk for the cancer.
Is it Acid Reflux…or Stomach Cancer?
Their symptoms seem to mimic each other, but don’t get it twisted—there are some clear cut differences between GERD and stomach cancer.
Fighting Opioid Dependency After Stomach Cancer
Some cancer patients survive treatment, only to become dependent on opioids. Here's the story of one man who experienced exactly that — and with help from all sides, battled through.
Ever Heard of GEJ Cancers?
If you’ve never heard of the gastroesophageal junction, you're not alone. Read this slideshow to find out more about these little-known cancers.
9 Ways to Treat Yourself Post-Gastrectomy
Practice self-care after your gastrectomy by eating right, getting enough rest, and treating yourself to some relaxation time.
Gastric Cancer Around the World
Why is stomach cancer more common outside the U.S.? The reasons include a type of bacteria, the rise of refrigeration, and cutting back on salt-preserved foods.
All About Advanced Stomach Cancer
Learn more about stage 4 gastric cancer, including why the gastroesophageal junction matters and the treatment options available.
What Are the Treatments for Stomach Cancer?
Standard-of-care treatment for gastric cancer depends on the stage and includes radical surgery, lymphadenectomy, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy.