A Guide to Making Cancer A Friendlier Disease

Some people are able to live with cancer, while others find it overwhelming. People who have been diagnosed with a chronic illness or a medical condition often feel like they are failing. The term “cancer” can be applied to any disease that causes uncontrolled cell growth, leading to the formation of tumors. For most people,…

How to Stop Being Afraid of Cancer

What makes cancer a difficult disease to talk about? Cancer is a difficult disease to talk about because it is not one-dimensional. It affects the person living with cancer, those who love them and those who don’t know them at all. Each individual experiences cancer differently, making it difficult to find the right words to…

What is a Cancer?

Why do We Know Cancer is One of the Leading Causes of Death? Introduction: Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. It is estimated that about 1 in 3 deaths are due to cancer. While it’s difficult to pinpoint the exact cause, scientists believe that there are a number…