January 28, 2021
Diet, Obesity, and Colon Cancer: Learn the Risks
Lifestyle factors can have a major impact on the risk of colon cancer. This might not seem like news, but consider the big picture. According to the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR), colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the... read more
May 12, 2020
5 Things This Oncologist Wants Everyone to Know About Reducing the Ris...
There are many ways that cancer is unpredictable. But here’s one thing experts know for sure: Some behaviors seem to be tied to a lower cancer risk. And making these behaviors a regular part of your life could help protect your health. “Adopting or... read more
May 4, 2020
Cancer and COVID-19: 7 Ways to Cope with the Anxiety
A cancer diagnosis brings uncertainty, even under the best of circumstances. Right now, the coronavirus pandemic is increasing anxiety and insecurity in many people diagnosed with cancer, as well as their loved ones. “We live in a society that is future-... read more
April 13, 2020
Staying in Touch While at a Distance
Socialization is an important part of maintaining mental health. It can improve your brain function, increase your feelings of well-being, and stave off depression (especially when you or a loved one is undergoing cancer treatment). But, what do you do... read more
April 1, 2020
The Benefits of Keeping a Daily Routine During Uncertain Times
During times of uncertainty, there are a lot of things we can’t control, and this feeling can have negative psychological and physical effects on our life. For those facing a cancer diagnosis or going through active treatment during times of uncertainty,... read more
March 24, 2020
The Biggest Change You Can Make to Stop the Spread of COVID-19: Social...
Recent scientific models show that the single most important factor in limiting the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is social distancing. We know that the virus (SARS-CoV-2) that causes COVID-19 is spread by respiratory droplets, which are... read more