Article - 4 Minute Read
May 11, 2018
Getting cancer screenings plays an important role in reducing your future risk of cancer, with a focus on early detection and treatment.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Living and Wellness, Nutrition
Tagged with: cancer, cancer screening, mammogram, Melanoma
November 8, 2015
3D mammography may offer more diagnostic accuracy and screening for breast cancer than traditional mammograms. Learn more about this technology.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Women's Health
Tagged with: 3d mammography, American Cancer Society, breast cancer, cancer screening, mammogram, mammography, MRI, tomosynthesis, x-ray
Article - 1 Minute Read
April 21, 2015
If a parent had pancreatic cancer, will you develop the disease too? Find out if pancreatic cancer is hereditary & how genetic counseling may help
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Pancreatic Cancer
Tagged with: cancer screening, family, genetic, genetic screening, genetic testing, hereditary, medical mondays, obesity, pancreatic cancer, risk, smoker
March 26, 2015
There are many steps you can take to lower your risk of developing colorectal cancer. Learn more about colorectal cancer risk factors and screening tests.
Medically Reviewed by Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: alcohol consumption, cancer screening, colorectal cancer, Crohn's disease, smoking risks, ulcerative colitis
Article - 2 Minute Read
March 17, 2014
Colorectal cancer forms in the tissues of the colon or rectum. Learn more about colorectal cancer, its risk factors, and available screening tests.
Categorized as: Cancer Care
Tagged with: cancer, cancer screening, colon, colonoscopy, colorectal cancer, infographic, rectum