The Importance of a Family Doctor in your Cancer Care

Being diagnosed with cancer is a life-altering event, and it can be one of the most difficult challenges that we can face. Because there’s so much to take care of during diagnosis, treatment, and beyond, you need to have an advocate, someone who knows you well and who can guide [+]

The Health Of It

Early detection of cancer greatly increases the chances for effective treatment. Two major components of early detection of cancer are education to promote early diagnosis and cancer screening. Some early signs of cancer include lumps, sores that fail to heal, abnormal bleeding, persi [+]

Signs & Symptoms Prostate Cancer

In most cases prostate cancer symptoms are not apparent in the early stages of the disease. The symptoms of prostate cancer may be different for each man and any one of these symptoms may be caused by other conditions. As a result, routine screenings in the form of digital rectal exa [+]

What factors contribute to cancer health disparities?

Complex and interrelated factors contribute to the observed disparities in cancer incidence and death among racial, ethnic, and under-served groups. The most obvious factors are associated with a lack of health care coverage and low socioeconomic status (SES). SES is most often based [+]