And life insurance is available for cancer survivors as it was not possible many years ago.Read More
The battle against breast cancer touches nearly every family in the United States. After decades of research, improvements in detection and more aggressive treatments, considerable progress is being made against this dreaded disease.Read More
A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that even those who survived the trauma of a cancer diagnosis in childhood had an elevated risk of complications later in life.
The study’s authors said that male subjects who were not obese by the age of 20 were likely to live eight years longer than those who were. This was the very first study to examine data over such a long period of time, providing rare insight into the health effects of the condition.Read More