16 Potential Warning Signs Of Cancer

When it comes to health, it’s surprising how the little things we pass off as “harmless” can actually lead to the most severe and sometimes life-threatening results. Here, we tackle some subtle warning signs of cancer that most people tend to ignore. Those symptoms can include the following… 1. Fatigue The daily grind can feel …

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10 Factors that Put You at Risk for Cervical Cancer

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Cervical cancer is one of the most common cancers for women, ranking fourth behind breast, colorectal, and lung cancers respectively. According to the American Cancer Society, the five year survival rate for patients diagnosed with cervical cancer is 92 percent when caught early on. Unfortunately, that survival rate plummets to just 17 percent when cancer …

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10 Ways to Battle Breast Cancer

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For every 100,000 women, about 125 will get some form of breast cancer (men, although rarely, can develop this kind of cancer as well). Breast cancer is one of the most serious health threats faced by women today. A breast cancer diagnosis can feel shattering, but there are things you can do to help your …

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10 Possible Treatments for Colon Cancer

Colon cancer ranks third behind lung and breast cancers among the leading causes of cancer-related deaths in the United States, according to the World Cancer Research Fund. As such, everyone can benefit from knowing the treatments for colon cancer. In this article, we tackle 10 different treatments for colon cancer. Some options to discuss with …

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Types of Skin Cancer (and How Deadly They Are)

Get ready to protect your skin because the most common cancer in the United States is skin cancer, according to the CDC*. Medical providers typically divide skin cancer into two primary categories: malignant melanoma (often just called melanoma) and non-melanoma (sometimes spelled nonmelanoma). However, there are also plenty of sub-categories of skin cancer worth knowing …

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How to Identify Skin Cancer Warning Signs

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Did you know that the most common form of cancer in the United States is skin cancer? According to experts, roughly 1 in 5 people in this country will develop skin cancer at some point during their lifetime. In other words, about 20% of people in the United States will develop this condition, making the …

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11 Causes & Risk Factors of Colon Cancer You Need to Know

The American Cancer Society estimates that there will be 104,610 new cases of colon cancer this year alone. That means that colon cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the United States. Lowering your risk for colon cancer is all about knowing what causes it.  What Causes Colon Cancer? There are …

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Prostate Cancer Causes & Risk Factors

Every year there are about 33,000 deaths from prostate cancer in the United States. Next to skin cancer, this is one of the most serious cancers to affect American men. ¬† Understanding the causes of this serious condition can help people identify risk factors and early warning signs.  Symptoms The prostate plays a vital role …

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