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  • Meet the Man Who Fights Cancer on His Bike

    Meet the Man Who Rides for Cancer Awareness

    Residents of Scranton, PA may have noticed a man passing through on his bike with two huskies earlier this February. Aside from thinking that this guy must be crazy for riding his bike in the frigid winter weather, there might …

      Is Indoor Tanning Worth the Risk?

      Is Indoor Tanning Worth the Risk? Know Cancer Blog

      Surely most people have heard how the regular use of tanning beds can put them at risk for developing skin cancer. Yet, it seems like plenty of women are still flirting with this danger. A new study suggests that …

        July is UV Safety Month

        July is UV Safety Month

        Depending on where you live, July can be one of the hottest months of the year. It is also one of the perfect time to get some more sun, whether it be at the beach, outdoor barbeques, or catching a …

          Fight Breast Cancer the Natural Way

          Combat Breast Cancer the Natural Way


          Among women the world over, there aren’t many things more dreaded than breast cancer. This deadly disease not only takes a significant toll on the patient, but also all of the loved ones in their life. Most women …

            Dogs Get Cancer Too: May is Pet Cancer Awareness Month

            Pet Cancer Awareness Month

            Based on a research study that was published in the journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine in 2011, approximately 30 percent of older dogs will eventually succumb to cancer. In order to ensure that more pet owners understand the treatment options, …

              May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

              May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

              As it stands, skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed form of cancer in the United States, with close to 4 million new cases diagnosed each year! Skin cancer has no preference, it affects people of all colors and ages. …

                How Much Do You Know About Skin Cancer?

                What Do You Know About Skin Cancer

                The widespread effect of cancer is something that has affected the lives of most people on earth in some way or another. It is a disease of the cells, and there are a wide variety of cells that comprise the …

                  Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

                  Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

                  Each year during the month of March, patients, survivors, health care providers, and many others whose lives have been touched by colorectal cancer come together to help spread awareness about this deadly disease.

                  Colorectal cancer actually refers to any cancer …

                    Lung Cancer Awareness Month: No One Deserves to Die

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                    November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and that means that people all across the country will be showing their support for the lung cancer community. We wanted to show our support this year with some info detailing the impact that …

                      Breast Cancer Screening – Oh How Our Views Have Changed


                      In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force officially recommended that women from the ages of 50 to 74 should get a mammogram every two years. Over the years though, women with no medical history of breast cancer risk factors …