Cancer

This section covers cancer types, causes and symptoms as well as the signs of cancer, tests and treatments.

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So who's at risk for breast cancer? And what does someone do once they receive their diagnosis? Here, we tackle these and other questions you'll want answered.

By Molly Edmonds

Cancer and bone pain are usually associated with an area infected by cancerous tissue. Learn more about cancer and bone pain and the two relate to one another.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

This cancer pain Q&A is full of helpful information that can benefit anyone who wants to learn more about this disease. Check out what was asked and answered in this cancer pain Q&A.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

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Latent cancer pain is commonly diagnosed when searching or testing for a specific type of cancer. Learn more about latent cancer pain what it really means when looking for cancerous tissues in the body.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

Morphine is very strong pain medication that is commonly used before, during and after a cancer treatment or surgery. Find out what you need to know about this drug and how it plays a part in dealing with cancer.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

Nerve block is used to numb a specific area of the body before conducting a surgery. Find out how this local anesthetic is used when treating cancerous tissues.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

The side effects of cancer pain medications can range from mild to severe. Learn more about the side effects of the drugs that are used to treat cancer pain in this article.

By Scott Fishman, M.D.

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These 10 cancer myths will help to expose the truth about cancer. Check out what we have gathered for you here on cancer myths.

These cancer facts by Dr. Ted Gansler contain a wealth of information on this very common and complicated disease. Learn more about cancer with the from Dr. Ted Gansler.

Dealing with a cancer diagnosis can be a difficult and frustrating experience. Learn more about dealing with a cancer diagnosis and what steps you need to take in order to deal with this disease.

Preventing skin cancer is important to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Find out what you should know about the causes, treatments and prevention techniques you can use to lessen your chances of skin cancer.

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Therapy for cancer can ease the symptoms of the cancer and in many cases cure the illness. Learn more about which therapies work well for treating different types of cancers.

How can I make sense of all of these cell phone and cancer related studies? Check out what we have uncovered with the relationship between cancer and cell phones.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

Is there a clear connection between cell phone use and cancer? Learn more about this relationship and what you can do minimize the risks.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

Cancer of the cervix is the second most common type of cancer found in women after breast cancer. Learn about the risks, diagnosis and treatments.

By National Women's Health Resource Center

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There is a lot of information on cervical cancer that can be beneficial to know if you or someone you know has been afflicted by this disease. Check out these cervical cancer facts to familiarize yourself with this type of cancer.

Are you looking for cervical lifestyle tips that can help in the diagnoses and treatment process of this cancer? Check out these cervical cancer lifestyle tips that we have compiled here.

The basics of ovarian cancer gives an overview of this disease that infects the ovaries. Learn more about the basics of ovarian cancer and what you can do prevent the disease from infecting you.

These ovarian cancer facts can be a helpful and informative guide for this type of cancer. Check out what we have gathered for you here on this cancerous disease.

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Ovarian cancer prevention is important in keeping your body healthy. Find out what you can do to avoid the variables that have been shown to cause ovarian cancer with the help of this article.

This ovarian cancer Q&A is full of helpful information that can benefit anyone who wants to learn more about this disease. Check out what was asked and answered in this ovarian cancer Q&A.

This article on prostate cancer basics gives an overview of this common type of cancer that afflicts millions of people. Learn more about this type of cancer and what you can do if you are diagnosed with it.

By DiscoveryHealth.com writers

Testicular cancer is a common type of cancer found in men of all ages. Learn more about testicular cancer and what you can do to prevent this disease from effecting your body.

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The basics of lung cancer gives an overview of this disease that infects the lungs. Learn more about the basics of lung cancer and what you can do prevent the disease from infecting you.

These lung cancer facts can be a helpful and informative guide for this type of cancer. Check out what we have gathered for you here on this cancerous disease.