What is Chemotherapy (Infographic)

.td-post-featured-image {display:none;} Chemotherapy is a used to treat cancer. Cancer cells are fast growing so chemotherapy uses drugs to stop or slow the growth of...

What Types of Moles Are Cancerous?

A new mole doesn't necessarily mean you have cancer - in fact, the development of moles is quite common. Of course, that doesn't mean...

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Do you worry about lung cancer? It’s important to be aware of the risk factors, symptoms and screening options.

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...

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...

Life After Cancer: Challenges and Survival Tips

Life is a journey, and cancer is a major detour that no one plans for. If that “regular” life journey is like driving on the...

5 Things to Know About Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is frightening because it is not usually found early when it is best treated. Here’s what all women should know about understanding their...

What Are The Side Effects of Chemotherapy?

When undergoing treatment for cancer, patients can find themselves subjected to a range of side effects of chemotherapy. Side effects often vary with the...

Increasing Brain Cancer Survival in Louisville

Baptist Health Louisville has a special Neuro-oncology department that specializes in advanced brain cancer treatment. Learn more about our department and how some patients are prolonging their lives up to 15 additional years.

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It’s the heat of the summer, and you remembered the sunscreen. But did you apply it everywhere? There are several places that are often...

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TrueBeam radiation therapy provides brain tumor treatment in a shorter amount of time, while sparing normal tissue and getting better outcomes. Learn more about TrueBeam from Baptist Health.