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Smoking and alcohol use contribute to many cases of cancer.

January 5, 2023

Study: Lifestyle changes may prevent nearly half of the world’s cancer deaths

A recent comprehensive global study investigated cancer cases that were attributable to modifiable risk factors. It found that nearly half of cancer deaths worldwide, 44.4 percent, may have been avoidable if the victims had paid attention to factors that raised cancer risk and made lifestyle changes to reduce those risks.

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Eating a healthy diet may help cancer patients better manage treatment-related side effects and help them stay strong during their recovery.

December 20, 2022

Can a plant-based diet help patients better recover from cancer treatment?

Eating a plant-based diet has so many proven benefits and may help cancer patients better manage treatment-related side effects and help them stay strong during their recovery.

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It's important for cancer patients to take steps to stay safe during the holiday season.

December 6, 2022

Navigating a safe holiday season when you have cancer

Should cancer patients avoid travel during the holidays, or are there common-sense measures they can take to travel safely?

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Smoking is a leading cause of cancer.

November 10, 2022

How does smoking cause cancer?

Our understanding of why smoking causes cancer, especially in organs that are not located in the respiratory system, continues to evolve.

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November 8, 2022

Healthy holiday eating tips for cancer patients

Cancer patients don't have to sacrifice traditional foods during the holidays. They can still look forward to all their holiday favorites—with some modifications.

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What's the difference in sugars?

October 26, 2022

Natural vs. refined sugars: What's the difference?

No evidence has been found that sugar causes or even helps cancer grow, but it may contribute to an unhealthy lifestyle that increases cancer risk.

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Flu vaccine

September 14, 2022

As flu season approaches, cancer patients should take steps to stay healthy

Flu season is upon us. That means another fall and winter with two serious viruses circulating among us. It also means it’s time for you to talk to your doctor about getting the flu vaccine.

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Monkeypox virus

August 17, 2022

Monkeypox: What cancer patients need to know

Cancer patients need to be vigilant about a new disease caused by a virus that has health care agencies raising red flags: monkeypox.

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Traveling by RV may be a good option for some cancer patients.

August 3, 2022

What cancer patients need to know when traveling by RV

For those who travel long distances for their cancer care, RVs may offer many advantages over trains, planes and automobiles.

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The information contained in this blog is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Nothing contained in the blog is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment of any illness, condition or disease.

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