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Radiation Therapy Improves 10-Year Survival for Patients With Early Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

According to a large observational study based on the National Cancer Database (NCDB), adding consolidation [...]

Swallowing problems

Swallowing and esophageal disorders may be temporary, or they may be an indication of a [...]

Sphincteroplasty

Or rectal sphincter repair, is the most common procedure used to correct a defect in [...]

Sclerotherapy

The use of sclerosing chemicals to treat varicosities such as hemorrhoids or esophageal varices.

Rectopexy

Surgical placement of internal sutures (stitches) to secure the rectum in its proper position.

Tips & Inspiration

5 Things Women Should Know about Lung Cancer

By Christina S. Baik, MD, MPH Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine Assistant [...]

Color Me Happy

Our use of color can reflect and even affect our mood. Feeling Blue?Green with envy? [...]

Recent Treatment Advancements in Lung Cancer

By Christina S. Baik, MD, MPH Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine Assistant Member, [...]

What Integrative Medicine Is… and Is Not

Cancer patients and their loved ones can benefit from a clear understanding of what integrative [...]

Sugar: Not So Sweet for Your Heart

If you need another reason to lay off the sugar, here it is: research has [...]

Know The Early Warning Signs of Cancer

Q I hear a lot about common symptoms—breast lumps, unusual bleeding, changes in a skin [...]

Cancer Patient Nick Auden Dies While Fighting Drug Companies for Treatment

I just received some heartbreaking news: Nick Auden, the focus of the worldwide Save Locky’s [...]