Ways to Increase Longevity After Being Diagnosed with Cancer

Cancer is a deadly disease that impacts the lives of roughly 19 million adults in the United States. The Center for Disease Control lists cancer as the second leading cause of death in the U.S., behind heart disease. Nearly 1.2 … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 11:30 PM
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Global Cancer Statistics

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October 15, 2012 10:01 AM
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What Every Parent Should Know About the Cervical Cancer Vaccine

The cervical cancer vaccine, Gardasil, has been the center of a fair amount of controversy in the past several years. There’s a lot of contradictory information and disagreement about the vaccine, and it’s hard to find the facts behind the … Continue reading

October 17, 2011 12:52 AM
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What is Metastatic Melanoma?

Metastatic melanoma is medical speak for when melanoma skin cancer has spread to other parts of the body. Melanoma is the most dangerous type of skin cancer. It starts in the skin cells that produce melanin, the chemical that gives … Continue reading

October 17, 2011 12:44 AM
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What Are the Symptoms and Signs of Skin Cancer?

It is important for everyone to know what to look for with skin cancer, because the first line of defense is being familiar with your skin and recognizing any changes to it. However, there are several different kinds of skin … Continue reading

September 26, 2011 5:31 PM
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