Mammograms: Know When to Go

Major medical organizations debate the exact age, but Angela Moore, MD, doesn’t share the confusion. The medical director of Baptist Health Breast Imaging in Lexington...

FAQs About Prostate Cancer

When facing a cancer diagnosis, it’s normal to have lots of questions. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about...

Possible Early Cancer Symptoms

It can be scary to read about early warning signs of cancer. So many symptoms described are vague and general, issues we deal with...

Helpful Sunscreen Ingredients

Warm weather is here which means more time spent being outdoors, sitting poolside, or relaxing on the beach.  With all of that additional sun...

Warning Signs of Colon Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer deaths in American women, and is the second-most fatal cancer in American men. Common Colon Cancer Symptoms Unfortunately,...

Best Foods for Colon Health

Colon cancer is rarely heredity. In fact, fewer than 10 percent of colon cancer cases are caused by genetics. In large part, lifestyle factors...

Five Common Types of Cancer

If an ounce or prevention is worth a pound of cure, then tips to prevent cancer are worth their weight in gold. Amy Schell,...

Cancer and Antiperspirants

Is your antiperspirant giving you cancer? It's a rumor that never seems to die: the scary claim that wearing antiperspirant can give you breast...

Questions to Ask About Your Breast Cancer Diagnosis

A breast cancer diagnosis is alarming and stressful, no matter your situation. You and your family will have lots of questions and apprehension, and...

When to Start Mammograms

Start annual mammograms at 40, right? Well....it depends on who is answering the question. The American Cancer Society and a federal task force recently changed...

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Pancreatic Cancer Signs

Pancreatic cancer is typically an aggressive form of cancer that quickly spreads to nearby organs and while the condition accounts for just 3% of...

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Snuffed out your last cigarette years ago? Great! You did something wonderful for your health by quitting. Snuffed out your last cigarette years ago? Great!...
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Steps to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Enough with the theories about breast cancer. We’ve heard so many things through the years: Women deficient in vitamin D might have a higher...