3 Lifestyle Changes To ...

3 Lifestyle Changes To Help Prevent Breast Cancer TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Although breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer among American women, there are three steps women can take to reduce their risk, a nutritionist says. The American Institute...

Castleman Disease

Castleman disease is a rare condition affecting lymph nodes, and actually is a group of related conditions. Castleman disease is not cancer, although some of the methods used to treat Castleman disease also are used to treat cancers. There are two main forms of Castleman disease,...

Delaying Breast Reconst...

Delaying Breast Reconstruction After Cancer May Raise Patients’ Anxiety TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Breast reconstruction immediately after breast removal surgery due to cancer may help reduce a patient’s mental distress, a new study suggests. This approach...

How One Clinic Got a Bi...

How One Clinic Got a Big Boost in HPV Vaccination Rates By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Oct. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) — The way to increase the number of girls and boys who get the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine may be as simple as giving it as part of a routine...

Doctors Should Bone Up ...

Doctors Should Bone Up on CT Scan Cancer Risks FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Doctors routinely order CT scans as diagnostic tools. But many are ill-informed about the cancer risks associated with this imaging technology, a new study suggests. Patients who undergo CT...

Cancer Patients, Doctor...

Cancer Patients, Doctors Often Disagree About Prognosis FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Cancer patients and their doctors often hold different opinions about the patient’s chances for survival and how long he or she might live, according to a new study. And, in many...