How Do I Tackle Cancer Pain

How Do I Tackle Cancer Pain?

If you're fighting cancer, you likely deal with pain to some extent. Sometimes you might have several different forms of pain, making it difficult...
Drop in Cancer Deaths

US Reports Largest Single Year Drop in Cancer Deaths Since 1991

Overall cases have dropped by 31%, with the United States reporting a record low 2.4% drop in all cancer-related deaths from 2017 to 2018. Over...
Electromagnetic fields hinder spread of breast cancer

Electromagnetic fields hinder spread of breast cancer, study shows

Electricity may slow – and in some cases, stop – the speed at which breast cancer cells spread through the body, a new study...
Cancer-Causing Gene Switched Off

Cancer-Causing Gene ‘Switched Off’: Recent Study Shows the Ability to Remove...

In a recent study published by Stem Cells, scientists at the Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital...
cancer pain feel like

What Does Cancer Pain Actually Feel Like?

If you are suffering from cancer, you may have to deal with a lot of pain. While not everyone with cancer experiences pain, a significant...
chronic pain smoking

Report: Smoking Worsens Chronic Pain

When you live with chronic pain, you know how hard it can be to find any relief. However, smoking can worsen chronic pain, and...
What Is Chemotherapy

What Is Chemotherapy?

Chemotherapy is designed to kill quickly reproducing cells in the body, most commonly cancer cells, by using highly potent chemicals. The chemicals used will...
PMPS Post-Mastectomy Pain Syndrome

What Is Post-Mastectomy Pain Syndrome (PMPS)?

It's common to have pain associated with cancer before you have a mastectomy. But not many people realize that you may also experience persistent...
Ovarian Cancer and Back Pain

The Link Between Ovarian Cancer and Back Pain

Ovarian cancer is not as common as other cancers, accounting for just 3% of female cancers in the United States (for comparison, that number...
how to manage cancer pain

Everything You Need to Know About Cancer Pain

As if the emotional distress from living with cancer isn’t hard enough on patients and their loved ones, patients also have to find relief...

I Have Cancer: Now What Do I Do?

When a diagnosis of cancer hits home, it may be hard to figure out how to keep your composure and what to expect. Follow...
cancer rates decline

Overall Cancer Mortality on Decline, Prostate Cancer Mortality Stabilized

The latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer finds that overall cancer death rates continue to decline in men, women,...
celebrex slows cancer growth

Study Finds That Celebrex Slows Cancer Growth

Living with pain is difficult enough. But dealing with pain and cancer – or, worse, pain caused by cancer – is a nightmare no...
breast cancer

5 Ways to Manage Breast Cancer Pain

If you have breast cancer, then you probably also have breast cancer pain. It’s common for people living with cancer to have pain. There...

Four Ways to Be a Better Caregiver

How one husband learned how to be a better caregiver to his wife during her fight against breast cancer. In her fight against breast cancer,...
Here's What We Know About Cannabis

Here’s What We Know About Cannabis and Cancer

There are debates all over the country about the effectiveness of cannabis as a cancer treatment. These discussions center around what cannabis can do...
Help Your Child Through The Pains of Cancer

A Parents’ Guide to Help With Childhood Cancer Pain

Facing childhood cancer is devastating for the entire family. A parent may be overwhelmed and unsure how to help. The tips below explain tactics to...
Managing Peripheral Neuropathy Pain Due to Chemotherapy

Managing Peripheral Neuropathy Pain Due to Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is still the most common and effective treatment for many types of cancer. However, it comes with a variety of side effects that...





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