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Is It Ovarian Cancer? The Early Warning Signs...
Are there are any early symptoms of ovarian cancer you can look out for? Learn the early warning signs of this cancer, and why they're so easy to overlook.
Skin Cancer Photo Gallery
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer.
8 Signs and Symptoms of Stomach Cancer
Stomach cancer symptoms can often be similar to those of other diseases. Learn what signs and symptoms to look out for when it comes to stomach cancer.
Learn the Signs and Symptoms of Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic cancer is often diagnosed in late stages because symptoms do not appear until the disease had advanced. Learn the symptoms here.
6 Cancer Symptoms You Might Not Know About
While there are many different types of cancer, there are a few universal symptoms of cancer, in general. A look into the symptoms of cancer and how it will affect you.
What You Should Know About Colon Cancer Symptoms
What are the symptoms of colon cancer and what does it feel like? There may be no symptoms until it is in advanced stages. Here are the common signs.
Is an Itchy Mole a Symptom of Skin Cancer?
Is an itchy mole a symptom of skin cancer?
Headaches, Nausea, and 6 Other Symptoms of a...
Symptoms of brain tumors based on tumor location and other factors. This article lists the most common signs and what to keep an eye out for when it comes to brain tumors.
What Does Skin Cancer Actually Look Like?
Learn what skin cancer looks like with skin cancer pictures. Pictures of several different types of skin cancer are displayed.
What Are the Warning Signs of Ovarian Cancer?
Although the symptoms of ovarian cancer usually do not present themselves until the cancer has spread, there are signs and symptoms to watch out for. Ovarian cancer can be difficult to detect and if often diagnosed in later stages.
What Does It Mean if My PSA Test Result Is High?
What do your PSA test results mean? A high PSA level can indicate cancer, but false positives can happen with PSA tests. This FAQ addresses what it means to have a high PSA level.
Basal Cell Carcinoma
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer. Page 13.
What Do Genital Warts Really Look Like?
Pictures of genital warts, a condition caused by HPV, human papillomavirus. Be advised that these pictures are very graphic in nature.
3 Rectal Cancer Symptoms Everyone Should Know
Rectal cancer is a type of cancer that affects the rectum. Learn what rectal cancer is and what symptoms of the disease you should watch out for.
What Exactly Does It Mean if a Person Has a...
A high PSA level often leads to further screening for prostate cancer. Find out what it means when your prostate specific antigen level is high.
The 6 Most Common Symptoms of Oral Cancer
A listing of the most commonly experienced symptoms of oral cancer.
The Sneaky Symptoms of Liver Cancer
jaundice, unintentional weight loss, loss of appetite pain and/or discomfort on the right side of the abdomen or the right shoulder blade area
7 Signs You Might Have Throat Cancer
Have a cough that won't go away or a sore throat that won't quit? They could be symptoms of throat cancer. Learn what to look for when it comes to throat cancer and when you should see your doctor.
What All Women Need to Know About Pelvic Pain
Pelvic pain is a symptom of many types of cancer, including gynecologic cancer. Learn what ma be causing the pain and what you can do about it.
3 Signs It Might Be Bladder Cancer
Bladder cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. Learn more about the symptoms of bladder cancer and when you should see a doctor.
Can Headaches Be a Symptom of a Brain Tumor?
The cause, characteristics and signs of headaches related to brain tumors and how they differ from average, harmless headaches.
Learn to Recognize the Symptoms of Bone Cancer
Bone cancer is a type of disease that affects the bones in children and adults. Learn the symptoms of bone cancer and what may lead your doctor to suspect that you have bone cancer.
What is a PSA Test?
What is a PSA test? PSA is an acronym for prostate specific antigen, a protein produced by the prostate gland. Learn what the PSA test is and how it helps detect prostate cancer. Know what to expect during the test.
"I Was Diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma. What...
Learn about the signs and symptoms of multiple myeloma, a type of cancer that affects the bone marrow and bones, and how these symptoms manifest.
Liver Cancer - What is Liver Cancer?
What is liver cancer? Learn more about the types, causes, symptoms and treatment of liver cancer in this overview.
The Five Cervical Cancer Symptoms All Women...
Cervical cancer symptoms do not usually present themselves until the cancer has spread. There are signs and symptoms of cervical cancer to watch out for though.
How to Prevent, Identify, and Treat Pancreatic...
Pancreatic cancer occurs in the pancreas, which regulates blood sugar. Learn about the risk factors, causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer. Page 8.
Melanoma: Fingernail
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer. Page 11.
When is Blood in Urine a Symptom of Cancer?
Blood in the urine can be common with some minor conditions, but can also indicate more serious diseases like cancer. Learn what to do if you experience blood in your urine and what may be causing it.
Bladder Cancer—Prevention, Causes,...
What is bladder cancer? Learn the causes and symptoms used to diagnose bladder cancer, along with the treatment methods used to address the condition.
What Are the Symptoms of Prostate Cancer?
Prostate cancer symptoms are often silent until the disease is in an advanced stage. Learning to recognize the symptoms, along with regular PSA tests and rectal exams, allows earlier detection. The earlier prostate cancer is diagnosed, the easier it is to treat.
How to Identify and Treat Brain Tumors
Brain tumors are rare but are increasing in incidence. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention of brain tumors.
How to Know if That Weird Bump Is Skin Cancer
A look into the different types of skin cancer and symptoms associated with the variations.
I had a colposcopy yesterday. Can I have sex yet?
How long should you wait to have sex after having a colposcopy?
Melanoma: Large Diameter
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer. Page 9.
The Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment of Throat...
Throat cancer is a term that encompasses several different types of cancer in the throat. Learn what causes throat cancer, the symptoms, and how the disease is treated in this throat cancer overview.
Top 10 Cancer Symptoms Women Need to Know
A listing of symptoms of cancer that women need to be concerned about.
Celebrities Who Died of Cancer
celebrity cancer deaths, cancer deaths, celebrities with cancer
How to Prevent, Identify, and Treat Kidney Cancer
What is kidney cancer? A look into kidney cancer, explaining the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of the disease.
Are Night Sweats a Symptom of Cancer?
Night sweats can be a common symptom of some types of cancer. Learn what true night sweats are and how they can be a symptom of cancer.
Melanoma: Asymmetrical
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer.
Melanoma: Uneven Coloring
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer. Page 5.
Are Low White Blood Cell Counts During...
If you are going through chemotherapy, then learning about your white cell count is very important. Learn more about your white cell count during chemotherapy.
What Are the Symptoms of Melanoma?
A look into the signs and symptoms of this dangerous form of skin cancer.
Melanoma: Irregular Borders
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer. Page 6.
The Most Common Signs and Symptoms of Lymphoma
Explore the symptoms of lymphoma in this article. Lymphoma presents vague symptoms and is sometimes misdiagnosed initially.
The Symptoms That Led to Patrick Swayze's...
Actor Patrick Swayze experienced a number of symptoms before his 2008 pancreatic cancer diagnosis that led him to seek medical attention.
Is This Lump on My Testicle a Sign of...
A lump on the testicle may indicate many things, including testicular cancer. Here's what your testicular lump may indicate, and what to do if you find one.
Worried About Skin Cancer? Here's What to Watch...
Skin cancer symptoms involve more than just moles. Learn more about skin cancer symptoms and who is most at risk of developing skin cancer.
What Can Cause Blood in the Urine?
Learn why blood may be present in the urine in this FAQ about a symptom called hematuria. In some cases, blood in the urine can be caused by cancer.
A Complete List of Lip Cancer Signs and Symptoms
Lip cancer is a type of oral cancer that affects the outside of the mouth. Learn about lip cancer symptoms and what to expect at the doctor's office.
Renal Cell Carcinoma - What Is Renal Cell...
What is renal cell carcinoma? Renal cell carcinoma is the most common type of kidney cancer. Learn the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of renal cell carcinoma in this in-depth overview.
A Quick Guide to the Different Types of Cancer
There are many types of cancer diagnosed each year, each affecting different parts of the body. This article lists different types of cancer, organized by regions of the body.
6 Common Pap Smear Mistakes You Should Avoid
There are several common mistakes women make when it comes to Pap smears, such as having sex beforehand or not getting them done regularly. Help make your next test more accurate.
Melanoma: Uneven Color
This gallery of skin cancer pictures shows real cases of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Learn how to identify skin cancer. Page 2.
Oral Cancer - What is Oral Cancer?
What is oral cancer? Explore the basics of oral cancer, including the causes, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of the disease.
Don't Mix Up the Meanings of Malignant and Benign
What is the difference between malignant and benign cancer? Find out the answer here in the FAQ about malignant and benign tumors.
High Potassium Levels - Hyperkalemia
Increased potassium levels can be dangerous if left untreated. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of hyperkalemia. In people with lymphoma or leukemia, hyperkalemia can be the result of rapid tumor cell death, a condition known as tumor lysis syndrome.
How Do I Prevent Uterine Cancer?
What is uterine cancer? Learn more in this in-depth overview that features information on the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of uterine cancer.
What Are the Warning Signs of Leukemia?
Learn the symptoms of leukemia. Leukemia is a disease that affects both children and adults. Symptoms of leukemia can occur suddenly or gradually progress.
What Are the Symptoms of Kidney Cancer?
A look into the symptoms of kidney cancer (renal cell). The symptoms vary from person to person, however there are symptoms of kidney cancer that almost all patients experience.
Bone Cancer
Primary bone cancer is a rare disease that affects both children and adults. Learn the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment of bone cancer.
Is It Cancer? The Possible Causes of Ovarian Pain
Most women experience ovary pain at some times in their lives. What do you do when it becomes persistent? Learn the causes of ovary pain and when you should seek medical treatment.
Learn About the Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment...
What is lymphoma? Learn more about the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of lymphoma. Explore the difference between Hodgkin's lymphoma and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
5 Side Effects of Radiation Therapy and How to...
Explore the side effects of radiation therapy and how to minimize them.
Show Your Support: Cancer Awareness Colors and...
Cancer awareness months and colored ribbons are a great way to show and give support for cancer patients. Find tips for buying cancer awareness products.
Farrah Fawcett
Learn more about Farrah Fawcett's battle with anal cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 4.
Paul Newman
Learn more about Paul Newman's battle with lung cancer cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 2.
Patrick Swayze
Learn more about Patrick Swayze's battle with pancreatic cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer.
Peter Jennings
Learn more about Peter Jennings' battle with lung cancer in the tribute to celebrities who have lost their lives to cancer. Page 3.
9 Cancer Symptoms That Men Can't Ignore
There are symptoms of cancer that only men experience. Learn what symptoms men experience and what to do about the cancer symptoms.
Should I Be Worried About My Post-Colposcopy...
When it comes to vaginal discharge after having a colposcopy and biopsy, what is a normal amount and appearance? What symptoms should cause concern?
Bob Denver
Learn more about Bob Denver's battle with cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 6.
What Is Ovarian Cancer?
Explore the basics of ovarian cancer in this in-depth feature about vital ovarian cancer topics like the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of ovarian cancer.
Anne Bancroft
Learn more about Anne Bancroft's battle with uterine cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 11.
What are the Signs and Symptoms of Uterine...
Learn the signs and symptoms of uterine cancer, including endometrial carcinoma and uterine sarcoma. Unusual vaginal bleeding is a common symptom.
Ted Kennedy
Learn more about Ted Kennedy's battle with brain cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we lost to cancer from 2000-2009. Page 5.
Eartha Kitt
Learn more about Patrick Swayze's battle with pancreatic cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 13.
Michael Crichton
Learn more about Michael Crichton's battle with cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 7.
Jerry Orbach
Learn more about Jerry Orbach's battle with prostate cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 12.
"I Feel a Bean in My Neck. Is That a Lymph Node?"
Read about the definition and function of lymph nodes in your body, including where they are located and how they are tested for cancer or infection.
"Is This Bump Near My Anus a Sign of Cancer?"
Learn about the symptoms of anal cancer, according to the American Cancer Society, and why it's important to see your doctor if you experience them.
Tony Snow
Learn more about Tony Snow's battle with cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 9.
The Top 10 Lifestlye Changes to Help Prevent...
Explore how to prevent cancer in these simple lifesaving tips. Cancer prevention is as easy as making a few lifestyle changes that will make a huge difference!
Sydney Pollack
Cancer. Page 8.
Learn the ABCDEs of Skin Cancer
Learning the ABCDE rule of skin cancer can save your life! Explore what each letter represents and how early detection at home can make the difference!
Causes and Signs of Breast Cancer in Women of...
Learn the causes and signs of breast cancer in both young women and mature women with this overview that outlines preventative measures and treatment.
William Rehnquist
Learn more about William Rehnquist's battle with cancer in this tribute to celebrities that we have lost to cancer. Page 10.
What Does a LGSIL Pap Smear Result Mean?
Low Grade Squamous Intraepitheliel Lesion, or LGSIL, is a classification of an abnormal Pap smear. Learn what LGSIL is, how it is detected, and treatment for LGSIL.
Could a Fever Be a Symptom of Cancer?
When a person experiences an unexplained fever, one of the first thoughts they may have is whether the fever is cancer-related. We have grown to expect fevers with other symptoms, like cough and congestion, but what about fevers that occur without anything else being wrong? Can fevers be a symptom of cancer?
What You Need to Know About Human Papillomaviru...
HPV - human papillomavirus is a virus linked to different types of cancer in both men and women. Learn more about risks, symptoms and treatment.
Can You Use Sunscreen in a Tanning Bed to Make...
Would wearing sunscreen while using a tanning bed be safer? Learn the answer to this and more in the FAQ about sunscreens and indoor tanning.
What Can You Eat and Drink on a Full Liquid Diet?
A full liquid diet is often prescribed after surgery. What can you eat while on the diet? This list provides examples of acceptable foods for the full liquid diet.
Which Celebrities Have Been Diagnosed With...
A number of celebrities, including Michael Landon, Steve Jobs and Patrick Swayze, have been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Most didn't survive.
Can You Drink Alcohol During Chemotherapy...
Can you drink a wine or beer during chemotherapy? Learn how alcohol can affect chemotherapy treatment.
Is vaginal bleeding after sex a symptom of...
A reader asks if vaginal bleeding after sex and pain during intercourse could be caused by cervical cancer. Learn if vaginal bleeding after sex is a symptom of cancer and what you should do if you are experiencing these symptoms.
The Top 7 Symptoms of Esophageal Cancer
Explore the symptoms of esophageal cancer. Esophageal cancer is a type of cancer that affects over 13,000 people each year.
The Top 10 Hospitals in the US for Cancer...
Article lists the top 10 out of 50 cancer hospitals in the United States. The report was researched and published by U.S. News & World Report.
How to Tell if Your Mole Is Abnormal
If you have moles, it is so important that you monitor them for any changes that may make them abnormal. Learn what an abnormal mole is and how you can tell the difference between a normal and abnormal mole.
What Could Be the Cause of Blood in Your Stool?
Finding blood in your stool or in the toilet or on tissue after you wipe can be alarming. Learn what causes blood in stools, how it can be related to cancer, and what you should tell your doctor.
Vulvar Cancer - What is Vulvar Cancer?
What is vulvar cancer? Explore the basics of vulvar cancer, including the causes, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of the disease.
Symptoms of Testicular Cancer
What are the symptoms of testicular cancer? Testicular swelling and lumps are common signs of testicular cancer, but there are other things to watch out for. Learn more about the disease and its symptoms.
Understanding What Cancer Is and How Cancer...
What is cancer? How does cancer spread? Cancer is a group of over a hundred different diseases. Learn the different types of cancer, both common and rare types.
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month—Stats,...
November marks Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. Take a look out what pancreatic cancer is, what causes it and how you can raise awareness about pancreatic cancer.
Safest Way to Remove Steri-Strips
Ever try to remove Steri-Strips and found them not to budge? Learn how and when you should safely remove your Steri-Strips after surgery.
5 Lung Cancer Symptoms Most People Don't Know...
Most people recognize a perisistant cough as the most common symptom of lung cancer. People need to also be aware common symptoms of lung cancer that most people don't know about.
How Are Seizures Related to Brain Tumors?
Seizures can be common is some people with brain tumors. Discover what seizures are, how to recognize them, and they are treated in people with brain tumors.
Leukemia
A disease that affects blood-forming cells in the body, it is a cancerous condition characterized by an abundance of abnormal white blood cells in the body.
"My Doctor Says I Need My Parathyroid Gland...
Learn the medical definition of parathyroid glands, including their function, and information about diseases of the parathyroid glands.
What Can You Eat and Drink on a Clear Liquid...
A clear liquid diet is often recommended before and after surgery, to prepare for medical tests, or you have nausea. Find out what to eat.
6 Symptoms of Breast Cancer Most Women Don't...
Most women associate lumps with breast cancer, but red blotches and itchy breasts are also symptoms. Learn more about the various breast cancer signs.
Ovarian Cancer Screening: The CA-125 Tumor...
CA-125 blood test is used to screen women for ovarian cancer. Learn more about the CA-125 test, who has the test, and why it's not used in all women.
More than Chemo: 4 Different Ways to Treat Cancer
A cancer patient's treatment for cancer can include radiation therapy, chemotherapy, surgery, and immunotherapy. Many times, a combination of these treatments are used.
Here's What to Expect After a Hysterectomy
Learn what to expect in the form of side effects when you undergo a hysterectomy. A hysterectomy is performed to treat a variety of conditions, including cancer.
What Are the Symptoms of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma?
The symptoms of Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma are discussed, and why certain symptoms occur in the disease.
When Itchy Breasts Are a Symptom of Breast Cancer
Itchy breasts can be a symptom of breast cancer but are most likely related to a less serious condition. Learn when you should see your doctor.
How Abdominal Swelling Could Mean Ovarian Cancer
One of the more common symptoms of ovarian cancer is abdominal swelling and bloating. Learn more about this ovarian cancer symptom and what it means.
What Are the Symptoms of Thyroid Cancer?
Learn more about common thyroid cancer symptoms.
Understanding the Symptoms of HPV
A look into the symptoms of HPV, a virus that is linked to many types of cancer. Both men and women can show signs of being infected with the virus, but there are many cases when the infected person shows no symptoms.
Eye Cancer: What Are the Signs and Symptoms?
Eye cancer is a rare type of cancer that can affect both adults and children. Learn the signs and symptoms of eye cancer.
Oral Thrush During Chemotherapy
Oral thrush can be common during chemotherapy treatment. Learn how to identify thrush, how it's caused and how your doctor will treat it. Preventive therapy may also be available for some people undergoing cancer treatment.
What Does an ASCUS Pap Smear Result Mean?
Learn more about ASCUS pap smears, the most common type of abnormal pap smears. An ASCUS pap smear result is considered to be abnormal.
Causes of Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding and When to...
Abnormal vaginal bleeding can be a symptom of cancer. Learn more about vaginal bleeding and cancer in this article.
What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Gallbladder...
A listing of gallbladder cancer symptoms. Learn what the symptoms are and if earlier detection is possible.
Testicular Cancer - What Is Testicular Cancer?
What is testicular cancer? Explore the basics of testicular cancer, including the causes, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of the disease.
Vaginal Cancer Symptoms Every Woman Should Know
Are you experiencing vaginal lumps or bleeding after sex? These are just a few of the symptoms of vaginal cancer. Learn more about vaginal cancer and if you are at risk.
Sore Throat That Won't Go Away or Keeps Coming...
For most people, a sore throat means having a cold, a virus, or other infection that can eaily be treated with rest and a course of antibiotics. For others,
What Is Gastrointestinal Cancer?
What is gastrointestinal cancer? Learn more about the types, causes, symptoms, and treatment of gastrointestinal cancer.
What Are the Symptoms of a Brain Tumor in...
Brain tumors in children are rare but there are some signs and symptoms you should watch out for. Here's what you need to know about brain tumor symptoms and your child.
The Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments of...
Osteosarcoma a the most common type of bone cancer among young adults. Learn the causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention of osteosarcoma.
The Top 9 Gifts for People With Cancer
Need gift ideas for a friend or family member with cancer? Try one of the gifts on this list; it is a compilation of gifts any cancer patient would love!
Are HPV and Genital Warts the Same Thing?
Are HPV and genital warts the same thing? Learn the answer to this and more.
5 Facts You Didn't Know About HPV
HPV is a virus known to cause cervical cancer and genital warts. Most people are unaware they are infected, let alone know about the virus. Learn the facts about HPV that most people don't know.
What Does Cancer Remission Mean?
A look into the definition of the word remission, realting to cancer. Remission is commonly thought to be as cured, however it is not the case.
What is Chemotherapy?
Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat cancer. Here are the basics about how it is used, side effects, and questions to ask your doctor before chemotherapy.
Is Weight Loss a Symptom of Cancer?
Losing weight without trying can be a symptom of a variety of conditions, cancer included. Learn what weight loss means in relation to cancer and what you should expect at the doctor.
When Is the Best Time in Your Cycle to Have a...
Did you know that there is an optimum time of the month to have a Pap smear done? The right time of the month may yield more accurate results.
Primary and Metastatic—The Difference...
There is much confusion over brain cancer vs. tumors. This article explores the difference between primary and metastatic or secondary brain tumors.
The Most Common Chemotherapy Side Effects You...
Many cancer patients experience side effects with chemotherapy. Learn the side effects of chemotherapy and medications to prevent and combat them.
How to Prevent, Identify, and Treat Melanoma of...
Ocular melanoma is a rare type of melanoma that affects the eye. Learn the causes, symptoms, and treatment of melanoma of the eye.
What Is Endometrial Cancer?
Endometrial cancer is a type of cancer that develops in the lining of the uterus. Find out more about its causes, diagnosis and treatment.
Here Are the Cervical Cancer Survival Rates by...
A look into cervical cancer five-year survival rates, organized by stage of cervical cancer.
Is It Safe to Get Pregnant After a LEEP...
What are the risks of getting pregnant after having a LEEP (loop electrosurgical excision procedure)? And what questions should you ask your doctor before having one?
What You Should Know About Prostate Cancer
Explore the basics of prostate cancer in this in-depth feature about essential topics like the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of the disease.
What Are the Symptoms of Breast Cancer in Men?
Male breast cancer symptoms are similiar to that of female breast cancer. Learning the symptoms of male breast cancer can aid in early detection.
Why You Should Be Performing a Vulvar Self-Exam
Women should perform a vulvar self-exam every month. Learn how to perform this self-exam, and learn more about what you should be looking for.
Here Are the 4 Different Types of Leukemia
Leukemia is a cancer that has many types. In this article, the different types of leukemia are explored and the characteristics of each are described.
5 Great Cookbooks for Cancer Patients
Looking for ways to fight cancer through food? Explore some of the best cookbooks available that specifically target nutrition during cancer treatment.
What Does a HGSIL Pap Smear Result Mean?
High Grade Squamous Intraepitheliel Lesion , or HGSIL for short, is a grading system for cervical dysplasia. Find out what HGSIL is, how it is treated, and how it relates to cervical cancer.

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