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A Letter to My Colorectal Surgeon

Jackie, who has ulcerative colitis, pens an open letter to the surgeons that saved her life — with a few suggestions for improving communication.

Doctor in her office.

Tips for Finding the Right MS Doc

Finding the right MS doc requires asking yourself some important questions. Start with these seven and you’ll be on your way to finding a perfect match.

Understanding Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Treatment

What's the key to successful treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma? Understanding your diagnosis and treatment options, according to Dr. Gwen Nichols of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. She shares how best to navigate your path forward.

Finding the Right Oncologist for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Dr. Gwen Nichols advises patients on key factors to look for in their health care team while navigating a non-Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosis and treatment.

Medical professionals.

Your Cervical Cancer Health Care Team Members

Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with cervical cancer? Here's a look at some of the key players who may help with cancer care.

Doctor with hands holding a female figure.

11 Important Facts About Cervical Cancer

Learn about cervical cancer risk factors, treatments, HPV, and more in this slideshow, straight from an experienced gynecologic oncologist.

Woman cooking a nutritious meal to protect her health.

How Women Can Stay Healthy With RA

If you're a woman with rheumatoid arthritis, you may be at risk of other chronic conditions. Here's how you can protect your health.

Doctor's receptionist in a waiting room.

Is Your Doctor's Office RA-Friendly?

When you live with rheumatoid arthritis, you spend a lot of time at the doctor’s office. Here's how to make sure yours can accommodate your RA needs.

Doctor caring for man in ICU.

Does Your Doctor’s ‘Gut Feeling’ Influence Your Care?

While the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in medicine may be on the rise, a study from MIT suggests that doctors still have an important advantage when diagnosing and treating patients – their intuition.

Doctor explaining information to a patient.

Stage 4 Melanoma - What to Ask Your Doctor

A stage 4 melanoma diagnosis is scary. Make a list of questions to ask your doctor about your options, treatment, and what to expect.