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  • Kidney Cancer Created: Sunday, August 24, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
    What is kidney cancer? A look into kidney cancer, explaining the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of the disease.
  • Top Cancer Symptoms Women Need to Know Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014
    A listing of symptoms of cancer that women need to be concerned about.
  • Headache As a Symptom of a Brain Tumor Created: Wednesday, August 12, 2009 Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014
    The cause, characteristics and signs of headaches related to brain tumors and how they differ from average, harmless headaches.
  • Uterine Cancer Symptoms Created: Thursday, February 24, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    Learn the signs and symptoms of uterine cancer, a type of cancer that affects the uterus." itemprop="description"> Saturday, December 31, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Alcohol use is related to the development of several types of cancer. Learn what cancers are associated and how much alcohol can increase your risk of them.
  • What is HPV? Created: Sunday, September 25, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    HPV is a virus linked to several different types of cancer in both men and women.Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of HPV." itemprop="description" Tuesday, July 08, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Explore the basics of colon cancer in this in-depth feature about vital colon cancer topics like the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of colon cancer." itemprop=pr="$zTP='t3'" --> itempr...
  • How to Get a Free or Low Cost Pap Smear Created: Wednesday, January 31, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Many states have a free or low cost cervical cancer screening programs. Learn what states offer free or low cost pap smears and who to contact for each state." itemprop="de"$zTP='t3'" --> itemprop=...
  • Genital Warts Pictures Created: Tuesday, August 01, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Look at pictures of genital warts, a condition caused by HPV. Please be advised that these pictures are very graphic in nature." itemprop="description">
  • Lip Cancer Symptoms Created: Wednesday, March 02, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    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." itemprop="description'" --> itemprop="descript...
  • Testicular Cancer Symptoms Created: Thursday, July 22, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    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 sy...
  • Breast Cancer Created: Wednesday, July 02, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Explore the basics of breast cancer in this in-depth feature about vital breast cancer topics like the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of breast cancer." itempr expr="$zTP='t3'" --> ite...
  • LEEP Procedure Created: Thursday, July 27, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Learn more about the Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP), procedure done to treat cervical dysplasia or to diagnose cervical cancer. A LEEP is a common procedure."
  • Ovarian Cancer - What is Ovarian Cancer? Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Explore the basics of ovarian cancer in this in-depth feature about vital ovarian cancer topics like the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of ovarian cancer." ite#if expr="$zTP='t3'" --> ...
  • Prostate Cancer Created: Tuesday, July 15, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Explore the basics of prostate cancer in this in-depth feature about essential topics like the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of the disease." itemprop="descriP='t3'" --> itemprop="des...
  • Chemotherapy and Constipation Created: Thursday, March 01, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Some patients experience constipation during chemotherapy for a variety of reasons. Learn how to prevent and safely treat constipation during chemotherapy." itemprop="descrTP='t3'" --> itemprop="de...
  • Celebrities with Pancreatic Cancer Created: Friday, October 07, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    The list includes Steve Jobs, Patrick Swayze, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Joan Crawford, Count Basie, Luciano Pavarotti, and more." itemprop="description">...
  • Ovarian Cancer Stages Created: Saturday, July 15, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
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  • What Is Cervical Cancer Created: Thursday, June 26, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    What is cervical cancer? Explore the basics of cervical cancer, including the causes, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of the disease." itemprop="description" Friday, June 17, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Stages of cervical cancer are explored and explained. Stages of cervical cancer can greatly affect prognosis and treatment.
  • I have all the cervical cancer symptoms. What do I do? Created: Friday, July 02, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    A reader asks what she should do if she is experiencing cervical cancer symptoms. Cervical cancer is caused by HPV, a virus linked to several types of cancer in both men and women.
  • Osteosarcoma Created: Thursday, July 23, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Osteosarcoma a the most common type of bone cancer among young adults. Learn the causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention of osteosarcoma." itemprop="description" Sunday, February 18, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Do women who have had hysterectomies need to continue to have Pap smears? Find the answer here in this article about Pap smears and hysterectomies.
  • How long does it take for severe dysplasia to turn into cervical cancer? Created: Tuesday, September 06, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    How long does it take for cervical dysplasia to progress into cervical cancer? Read more about the progression of dysplasia into cancer and what can be done to prevent it.
  • How to Tell If Your Mole is Abnormal Created: Tuesday, May 10, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    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 abno...
  • Best Time to Have a Pap Smear Created: Saturday, February 17, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    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.
  • Reduce Your Risk of Cancer With Cruciferous Vegetables Created: Friday, September 10, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Nutritional plays an important role in cancer prevention. Cruciferous vegetables are a great way to reduce your risk of cancer and other diseases. Learn more about cruciferous vegetables and how th...
  • What level of SPF sunscreen should I buy for a cruise? Created: Monday, June 28, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    In this FAQ, a reader asks what SPF sunscreen would be best for a summer cruise.
  • Can I go tanning if I am having chemotherapy? Created: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    A readers asks if it is harmful to go tanning while undergoing chemotherapy to treat ovarian cancer.
  • Throat Cancer Created: Wednesday, September 22, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    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 overvie...
  • Adenopathy Created: Wednesday, June 09, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    Learn the medical definition of the term adenopathy.
  • The ABCDE's of Skin Cancer Created: Sunday, June 26, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
    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!

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