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Obesity

February 9, 2021

Obesity and cancer: Increasing risks, complicating treatments

Obesity may raise the risk for many diseases, such as heart disease, diabetes, stroke and at least 13 different types of cancer.

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Elective procedures

December 11, 2020

What is an elective procedure? Not your cancer care

When it comes to cancer, it’s important for patients to know that few procedures are considered optional.

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Smoking

November 18, 2020

Continued smoking may affect cancer patients’ treatments, symptoms and side effects

A cancer diagnosis doesn’t mean it’s too late to quit smoking.

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Prostate cancer

November 16, 2020

4 things we can learn about prostate cancer from a TV weatherman

Al Roker revealed several aspects of his prostate cancer diagnosis that may be helpful in educating men about the disease.

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Smoking

November 9, 2020

Busted: 7 myths about smoking and cancer

If you’re looking for reasons to quit smoking, here are some busted myths that may inspire you to kick the habit.

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GERD

November 6, 2020

What you need to know about heartburn, Barrett’s esophagus and cancer risk

Persistent heartburn may lead to Barrett's esophagus, a condition that may increase the risk of esophageal cancer.

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Lung cancer

October 26, 2020

Don’t neglect lung cancer screening because of COVID-19

A recent study concludes that 22 million cancer screening tests may be disrupted due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Screening age limits

October 14, 2020

Are you too old to keep getting screened for cancer?

You may be surprised when your doctor suggests stopping your regular cancer screenings when you reach a certain age.

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Lung cancer screening

September 23, 2020

Expanded lung cancer screening guidelines designed to catch more cases early

Expanded lung cancer screening guidelines may double the number of smokers at risk who can get screened for the disease.

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