Uterine Cancer

The latest uterine cancer news, advice, and information, including symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors, treatment, and real-life stories about women living with the disease.

What I Learned From Uterine Cancer Treatment

Kristen was shocked to receive an endometrial cancer diagnosis at age 49. Here’s what she learned on her journey to recovery.

Uterine Cancer Topics

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My Uterine Cancer Survivor Story

Patti's doctor said the warning signs were probably nothing — then she got the diagnosis. Read her story about the importance of advocating for yourself.

By Katherine Malmo

Could Sperm Deliver Drugs to Uterine Tumors?

Learn how researchers are using sperm as drug carriers to potentially treat gynecological cancers, like cancer of the uterus and cervix.

By Katherine Malmo

What You Should Know About Endometrial Cancer

Endometrial cancer is most common type of uterine cancer. Here’s what you should know about the risk factors, symptoms, and more.

By Rachel Zohn

10 Warning Signs of Gynecologic Cancers

Paying close attention to these changes in your body can help you detecting gynecologic cancers early.

By Eileen Bailey

10 Things to Know About Uterine Fibroids

Uterine fibroids are common and almost always benign. Here are the symptoms, causes, and risk factors you should know.

By Eileen Bailey

Gynecological Exams: Do You Still Need Them?

Find out why your annual well-woman exam should be an essential part of your healthcare routine, including checking for uterine, ovarian, and breast cancer.

By HealthAfter50

More Cancers Linked to Weight

As obesity rates keep rising, a new study finds even more connections between high BMI and many cancers, including colon, breast, blood, and brain cancers.

Uterine Cancer Risk Linked to Sugary Drinks

Uterine cancer rates are higher among women who regularly drink sugar-sweetened drinks like soda and juice, according to this study.

Do You Know the Symptoms of Uterine Cancer?

Uterine cancer can be hard to spot, but some of the most common symptoms include bleeding after menopause, vaginal discharge, and pain during sex.

Meet the Experts

Katherine Malmo

Health Writer

Katherine Malmo is a freelance writer, author, and breast cancer survivor who writes about cancer and cancer treatments.

Eileen Bailey

Health Writer

Eileen Bailey is an award-winner author of six books on health and parenting. She specializes in ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer.

Rachel Zohn

Health Writer

Rachel Zohn is a freelance writer who enjoys writing about all things related to health, wellness, and the human body.

Katherine Malmo

Health Writer

Katherine Malmo is a freelance writer, author, and breast cancer survivor who writes about cancer and cancer treatments.

Health News

Hair Products Designed for Black Women Contain Harmful Chemicals

Black women may be exposed to dozens of harmful hormone-disrupting chemicals in hair products marketed specifically for them, according a study published in Environmental Research.

Bleeding After Menopause: Cause for Concern?

The major concern associated with postmenopausal bleeding is to exclude the possibility of endometrial cancer.

Uterine Cancer Risk Linked to Sugary Drinks

Uterine cancer rates are higher among women who regularly drink sugar-sweetened drinks like soda and juice, according to this study.