Stomach Cancer

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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Try Easy-to-Digest Hummus After a Gastrectomy

If you had a gastrectomy for stomach cancer, chef Hans Rueffert can relate. Try his easy-to-digest hummus recipe with an Indian twist.

African American man eating a burger in a restaurant.

What's Your Risk for Stomach 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.

Heather Huus with husband, Sean, and daughter, Paige.
Family Health History

Why This Young Mom Had Her Stomach Removed

Heather Huus got preventative total gastrectomy when she learned her risk of hereditary diffuse gastric cancer, an aggressive type of stomach cancer.

Hans Rueffert
Five Questions

A Chef Without a Stomach?

Chef Hans Rueffert got his stage 3 stomach cancer diagnosis two weeks after his debut season of “The Next Food Network Star.”


Gastric Cancer Risk Factors You Should Know

Want to know what puts you at risk for stomach cancer? Age, sex, dietary habits, and other factors are key.


Best Resources for Stomach Cancer Support

Looking for information or a support network after a stomach cancer diagnosis? Check out these organizations to find help.

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Risk Factors

Can Poor Sleep Cause Cancer?

If you have trouble sleeping, you may be at greater risk for certain cancers. Here's what we know about the connections between sleep and cancer risk.

Risk Factors

The Lowdown on Red Meat and Cancer

Learn more about the recent studies that show red meat and processed meat can contribute to cancer.


Can Chives Prevent Prostate Cancer?

Eating allium vegetables like chives can help prevent prostate, stomach, and colorectal cancers, thanks to their rich organosulfur compounds.

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Signs of Internal Organ Cancer On Your Skin

Hi everyone. Today I want to talk about growths on the skin that are not necessarily skin cancer, but are related to cancers on your internal organs. Many diseases, such as high cholesterol or diabetes, can have manifestations on the skin. Sometimes, ...