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Understanding The Link Between Obesity & Cancer
Understanding The Link Between Obesity & Cancer

While many of us understand the benefits of maintaining a healthy lifestyle, obesity – when someone has an unhealthy amount or distribution of body fat – continues to be a serious concern in the United States. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that more than 39% of adults in the […]

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Ask the Expert: Common Questions on Smoking & Lung Cancer
Ask the Expert: Common Questions on Smoking & Lung Cancer

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a time to educate yourself on the risk factors for developing lung cancer. On November 19th, the American Cancer Society celebrates the Great American Smokeout: a day to educate smokers and their families on the risks of smoking and a chance for smokers to triumph over addiction. Tobacco use […]

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Prostate Cancer: Signs, Symptoms and Screenings
Prostate Cancer: Signs, Symptoms and Screenings

The second most common cancer in men in the United States (after skin cancer), prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death in men. An estimated 220,800 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed in 2015, representing 13.3 percent of all new cancer cases. Signs and Symptoms of Prostate Cancer In its […]

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The Importance of Cancer Screening
The Importance of Cancer Screening

Cancer screening is imperative to your health. Regular screenings can detect cancer at early stages which, in turn, may make it easier to treat. Check out our new cancer screening diagram (Download PDF) that outlines the screening guidelines for breast, cervical, colorectal, skin and lung cancers. Download as .pdf

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