The Most Common Form of Lung Cancer and How to Prevent It

Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the most common type of lung cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, about 80 to 85 percent of lung cancers are NSCLC. We may not know what exactly causes each case of lung cancer, but we do know the risk factors and how to prevent it.

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10 Breast Cancer Myths Examined

In today’s world of Google searches and podcasts, information on breast cancer can easily be found. But it’s time to peel back that pink ribbon and see what’s really happening in research, prevention, treatment and finding a cure for breast cancer.

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Diet and Prostate Cancer: Preventative Care

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer found in American men, according to the American Cancer Society.
Staying knowledgeable on the basics of this disease and making healthy choices are the best forms of defense. A great place to start is by maintaining a healthy diet.

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Colorectal Cancer: What You Should Know

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S., but it doesn’t have to be. The most important thing you can do is to be proactive in protecting your health. Don’t let fear or uncertainty outweigh the benefits of getting screened for colorectal cancer.

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Five Ways to Prevent Heart Disease

Improving your heart health is important year-round, but the topic is especially talked about each February during American Heart Month. We can improve our heart health and work to manage risk of cardiovascular disease by making smart - but simple - choices in our daily routines.

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Let’s Scale Back, Alabama

Scale Back Alabama. This 9-week weight-loss program has helped Alabamians lose more than 1.3 million pounds since January 2007, while awarding the top weight-loss participants with cash prizes.

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