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Breast Cancer and Family History: Am I at Risk?

Breast Cancer and Family History: Am I at Risk?

If there's a history of breast cancer in your family, how worried should you be? One of the major risk factors of breast cancer is a family history of the disease. If you have a mother, daughter, or sister who …

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How Do I Prepare for a Mammogram?

How Do I Prepare for a Mammogram?

Arrive well prepared for your first mammogram. Getting nervous about your first mammogram? A little knowledge and preparation can calm those worries and help you get ready for the big day. Here's what you should know and do as you …

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Do I Need a Skin Cancer Screening?

Do I Need a Skin Cancer Screening?

Scheduling a skin cancer screening is an important aspect of prevention and healthy living. May is┬áMelanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, which is a good time to consider the value of a┬áskin cancer screening. Take a look at the facts …

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When Your Cancer Is in Remission: Health Tips and Suggestions

When Your Cancer Is in Remission: Health Tips and Suggestions

Remission offers a good opportunity to focus on your overall heath and wellbeing. Do you find yourself wondering how to stay healthy or what to do now that your cancer is in remission? Here are some health tips and suggestions to …

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Staying Healthy During Cancer Treatment

Staying Healthy During Cancer Treatment

There are a number of things you can do to help stay healthy while being treated for cancer. Common cancer treatments—chemotherapy, radiation and surgery—can take a toll on the body. However, there are a number of things you can do to help stay …

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Important Tips for Colon Cancer Prevention

Important Tips for Colon Cancer Prevention

When it comes to colon cancer, prevention is the best medicine. When you break down colon cancer, not only do you get the words "colon" and "cancer" but you also get an understanding of why it's a topic that many …

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What To Expect From Radiation Treatment

What To Expect From Radiation Treatment

Knowing the possible side effects of radiation can help you prepare in advance. Has your doctor recommended radiation treatment? If so, the potential benefits outweigh the risks, however knowing the possible side effects can help you prepare in advance. Here are …

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Reduce Your Risk of Lung Cancer

Reduce Your Risk of Lung Cancer

Don't let lung cancer be a part of your future. Lung cancer is one of the leading causes of fatalities in America today, and in most cases it could have been prevented. November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month – the …

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Ten Cancer Prevention Tips for your Diet

Ten Cancer Prevention Tips for your Diet

Proper nutrition can lower your risk for some types of cancer. An apple a day won’t really keep the doctor away, but eating right might lower your risk of certain types of cancer. Here are ten easy ways that you …

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What Can Cause Blood Clots?

What Can Cause Blood Clots?

Blood clots in the veins and arteries can be caused by a number of factors. While sometimes clotting can be beneficial in the stopping of excessive bleeding, other times clotting itself can be quite dangerous. Knowing what causes blood clots …

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