What Women Need to Know About Lung Cancer
Although breast cancer is more common among American women, lung cancer is the top cancer killer of women (and men) in the U.S. In fact, lung cancer has killed more women than breast cancer for close to 35 years.
Pets Can Be Good Companions on Your Cancer Journey
Many people think of their pets as part of the family. That type of close bond with an animal can give you an emotional lift if you’re dealing with a hardship, such as cancer. Below are a few ways that being around a beloved pet can help you feel supported during and after cancer treatment.
Cervical Cancer Risk: The Mental Health Factor
Mental health touches nearly every part of our lives, affecting how we think, feel, and act. But did you know it can also influence our risk for physical illnesses? New research drives this point home for one serious condition: cervical cancer.
Liver Cancer: What You Need to Know
Your liver is the largest essential organ in your body. Yet you probably haven’t heard as much about liver cancer as other cancer types. That’s likely because liver cancer is less common in the U.S. than other parts of the world. However, the number of cases is on the rise.
Why Are Younger People Getting Cancer?
If it seems like younger people are getting cancer more often, you’re right. Although cancer mostly affects people ages 50 and older, recent years have brought a shift.