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Caring for Skin During and After Radiation

Cancer-related fatigue: Create a personal exercise plan Cancer fatigue can be overwhelming and intense. One of the most effective ways to address it is with exercise. How to care for skin during and after radiation Most side effects from radiation therapy are limited to the area being treated and go [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Study Suggests Routine Prostate Size Evaluation Not As Effective in Cancer Screening

New Mayo Clinic research studied the association between prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels and prostate size and found that routine annual evaluation of prostate growth is not necessarily a predictor for the development of prostate cancer. But the study suggests that if a mans PSA level is rising quickly, a prostate [...]

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Researchers FISH for Answers about Barrett's Esophagus

One in five Americans experiences heartburn at least once a week, and many dismiss the malady as a mere annoyance, choosing to swallow antacids and get on with their lives. But what they don't know can hurt them. Left untreated, the condition can lead to Barrett's esophagus, which in turn [...]

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Have Fun in the Sun, But Be Sun Smart (& Join #SkinCancerChat)

Melanoma is rising faster than any other form of cancer, and it's happening to young people _ especially to young women, and even teens. To learn the latest on skin cancer prevention, detection and treatment and to share your questions and experiences, please join #SkinCancerChat on Wednesday, May 15, from [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer