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Breast Cancer Surgery: Less Is Better? Review of the Study From JAMA

The recent study regarding the need for axillary lymph node dissection for patients with early stage breast cancer, published in JAMA may lead to confusion and inappropriate decisions. This review simplifies the information so it becomes relevant and useful for women with early stage breast cancer t

Risk for Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting

Learn more about the history and pathophysiology of treatments for chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting, as well as patient- and chemotherapy-specific risk factors that should be considered.

Tops Basics To Know About About Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is a disease that only affects men, and it is considered to be quite common. This is why there is a need for every male individual to know more about this type of cancer.

The Beginning of Breast Cancer

You can find much information on breast cancer including treatments, ways to prevent it and things that either increase or decrease the risk of development. You can also find nutritional tips, exercise tips and many support groups. However what is rare is information summarizing the history of breas

Hey! You Wanna Get Well or What?

Dis-ease in the body is 80% emotional and only 20% physical. Facing what ails you will take more work than any treatment you will go through.

3 Easy Ways - Alternative Skin Cancer Treatment

Skin cancer is caused due to the abnormal growth of cells on the outer surface of the skin namely the epidermis. This causes formation of lumps on the skin surface and hence the detection at the initial stages. These days' human-beings are much more prone to skin cancer, due to increased exposu

Are you at risk for breast cancer?

Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in American women. Approximately one out of eight women will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. It would be so nice to tell ahead of time which is ...

Breast Cancer Genetics and Testing

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of breast cancer genetics and testing including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.

How to Cope with Chemotherapy Side Effects

Chemotherapy is a treatment for cancer patients that have been used for several years already. However, with its side effects, you have to know the ways on how to cope with chemotherapy side effects."

Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Breast Cancer

Recent results from hormone therapy trials have substantially changed concepts regarding how estrogen alone and estrogen plus progestin influence breast cancer.

Prevent Digestive System Cancers

Cancer is the growth of abnormal cells. The tumors can place pressure on nerves or blood vessels or they can interfere with the function of organs - such as obstructing the intestines. Cancers can be throughout the digestive tract but the most common sites are the colon and rectum. With the proper a

Types of Pancreatic Cancer

The exocrine pancreas results in 99 percent of pancreatic cancers. Most of the types of pancreatic cancer form in the head and neck of the pancreas. A few form in the body and less than 10% form in the tail of the pancreas.