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.
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.
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.
Receiving routine health screenings each year is crucial to staying on top of your health.
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.
Approximately 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed in their lifetime. Early detection is crucial to finding and beating prostate cancer, which is why Infirmary Cancer Care is hosting free prostate cancer screenings from 8-10:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, in Mobile, Fairhope, Bay Minette and Atmore.
A smoking habit is very serious and can cause severe health problems for the rest of your life.
Share these tips with other men in your life, and talk to your doctor about other ways you can improve your health this summer.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.