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Understanding Cervical Cancer

Although nearly 13,000 American women are diagnosed with potentially fatal cervical cancer every year, it is highly preventable with some basic proactive measures. What Is Cervical Cancer? Cervical cancer occurs in the cervix, which connects the bottom portion of the uterus to the vagina. Most cancers in this region are due to the sexual transmission […]

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Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer – cancer that begins in the colon or rectum – is the third-leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. More than 100,000 Americans are expected to die from it this year, according to the American Cancer Society. While these statistics are important to note, colorectal cancer is very treatable when identified […]

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Detecting Testicular Cancer Early is Critical

Although young men may not be eager to talk about it, testicular cancer is the most common type of cancer found in males aged 15 to 35. About one in 250 men will develop testicular cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, about 1 in 250 men will be diagnosed with this type of cancer. […]

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