- By Laurel J. Kelly
Living With Cancer: Cervical cancer
Symptoms and causes of cervical cancer
Cervical cancer occurs in the cells of the cervix — the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina. Various strains of the HPV, a sexually transmitted infection, play a role in causing most cervical cancer. Learn more about the symptoms, causes and treatment options for cervical cancer.
Cancer treatment for women: Possible sexual side effects
Treatment for any cancer carries the risk of causing physical changes to your body that can alter your body image and sexuality. And having cancer also affects your emotions — no matter what type of cancer you have. Find about more about the possible sexual side effects of your cancer treatment.
Metastatic breast cancer and stress: Finding relief
If you're facing metastatic breast cancer, taking time to care for your mind and body can ease stress and strengthen you for the road ahead. Explore how sleep, physical activity and laughter may help.