Posts tagged with ‘Oncologic’

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  • Cancer

    Cancer is a collection of many diseases that all involve the growth of abnormal cells. There are many different types…

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  • Skin Cancer

    Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. It is usually caused by too much…

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  • Breast Cancer

    Breast cancer is a cancer that begins in breast tissue. It usually shows up as one of three types of…

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  • Endometrial Cancer

    Endometrial cancer occurs in the lining of a woman’s uterus. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of this common…

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  • Prostate Cancer | Pros & Cons of PSA Testing

    Learn about the pros and cons of prostate cancer screening, and why some doctors believe it does more harm than…

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  • Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer is the abnormal growth of cells in a man’s prostate gland, part of his reproductive system. The benefits…

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  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is cancer of the lymph tissue. The most notable symptom is swelling of lymph nodes in your neck,…

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  • Lymphedema

    Lymphedema is a condition often caused by cancer treatment or surgery. It results in swelling of the lymph nodes located…

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  • Nutritional Needs for Kids with Cancer

    Good nutrition is especially important for children who have cancer. Eating well can help these children keep up their strength…

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