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  • How to Find Sophisticated, Compassionate Cancer Treatment in Dallas

    May 24, 2017
    When a healthcare provider diagnoses cancer, one of the first things patients generally want to do is seek out a specialist who can help them wage an aggressive and successful battle. Finding that coupled with sophisticated and compassion care, however, will likely also become a priority. The fight against cancer, even in its earliest stages, can be terribly challenging on...read more
  • Common Bacterium May to Blame for Some Stomach Cancers

    May 14, 2017
    A common bacterium found in an estimated two-thirds of the world’s population may be at the root of some cases of stomach cancer. Long linked to peptic ulcers, Helicobacter pylori may be much more nefarious than many realize. Helicobacter pylori, or H. pylori for short, is a bacterium that is found in the mucus layer of the stomach. This bacterium...read more
  • 3 Things to Consider When Seeking Cancer Care in Texas

    April 23, 2017
    It is estimated that nearly 1.7 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancer in the coming year. While nearly 600,000 people will die from cancer-related causes in the same period, it is important for the newly diagnosed to keep some very encouraging figures in mind as they seek out cancer care in Texas. The National Cancer Institute estimated there...read more
  • Immunotherapy Showing Great Promise in Lung Cancer Treatment

    April 14, 2017
    Recent advances in immunotherapy drugs are helping some lung cancer patients lead longer, more normal lives without subjecting them to the rigors of chemotherapy. These drugs are designed to help patients effectively fight the disease without the overly harsh side effects associated with other interventions, such as chemo. Even so, researchers are finding that immunotherapy isn’t a panacea in...read more
  • How to Find an Excellent Cancer Treatment Clinic in Texas

    March 23, 2017
    Texas has a reputation for going big in relation to most things. When it comes to the sheer number of medical professionals available, the story is no different. This is especially so in its larger metro areas where patients in search of doctors are likely to find a long list of potential candidates to choose from. While this is...read more
  • Guidelines Change For Postmastectomy Radiation

    March 14, 2017
    Some women who are diagnosed with particular types of breast cancer may soon find their healthcare providers advocating more strongly for the use of postmastectomy radiation while others may discover the opposite to be true. On the heels of a large study, the American Society of Clinical Oncology has updated its guidelines in regard to radiation use for some...read more
  • Cancer Treatment in North Texas: How to Find the Best for You

    February 24, 2017
    While cancer survival rates are on the uptick across the country, that bit of good news may be lost on those newly diagnosed. After all, cancer is a very scary disease to face and the immediate aftermath of diagnosis is often surrounded by fear and uncertainty. Choosing the right cancer treatment in North Texas can make a tremendous difference...read more
  • Smoking Strongly Linked to Many U.S. Cancer Deaths

    February 14, 2017
    While more people are kicking the habit each and every day and even more are never lighting up in the first place, smoking remains a continued concern for oncologists across America. A recent study, in fact, found that as many as 40 percent of cancer-related deaths are linked to cigarette smoking in some parts of America. The study that found...read more
  • Tobacco-Related Cancers on the Decline

    January 22, 2017
    As more people opt to kick the habit or never light up in the first place, there’s good news on the cancer front. Researchers say the number of smoking-related cancer deaths is on the decline with a noticeable drop over the past few years. During the period of 2004 to 2008, it was estimated that about 108 deaths per 100,000...read more
  • Multi-Step Treatment May Assist Lymph Node Positive Prostate Cancer Patients

    January 13, 2017
    It is estimated that 180,000 American men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in the coming year. While many of these men will also learn their form of the disease is considered low risk and relatively simple to treat, that is not always the case. For men whose prostate cancer also shows signs of lymph node involvement, a more...read more
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