Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin
This common form of skin cancer usually isn't life-threatening, but it can be aggressive in some cases. [...]
A position paper issued today by the American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBrS) recommends against contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) for average-risk women with breast cancer [...]
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Judy Boughey explains how breast cancer care is being tailored to a patients needs.
To listen, [...]
If you regularly rub on sunscreen, good work. You're protecting yourself from skin cancer ─ the most common form of cancer in the U.S.
Although using [...]
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Changes to HER2 testing guidelines for breast cancer in 2013 significantly increased the number of patients who test HER2-positive, according to a [...]
Incidence of head and neck cancers – usually defined as malignancies above the collarbone but outside the brain – are on the rise, according [...]
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Patients with three or fewer metastatic brain tumors who received treatment with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) had less cognitive deterioration three months after [...]
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Heatstroke: The most serious form of heat injury
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Communication challenges during caregiving
Surviving cancer is a difficult process, and couples can struggle with communication. Try these tips to make it easier.
This article first appeared July 11, 1959, in the publication Mayovox.
This is a non-technical report on one of the [...]
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Researchers at the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine have found a promising new way to monitor and treat recurrence of ovarian [...]
Cancer caregivers, remember to take care of yourself
It's so essential for the person living with cancer to take the time to [...]
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