Category Archives: Cancer

Breast Cancer

In the United States, breast cancer is the most common non-skin cancer and the second most common cause of cancer deaths. The lifetime risk of developing breast cancer is 1 in 8. The risk of breast cancer increases with advancing age. However, breast cancers are more aggressive (faster growing and spreading) in younger women, especially…
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Uterine Cancer

Uterine cancer is the most common female gynecological cancer in the United States. Almost 3% of American women are estimated to develop uterine cancer in their lifetime, which is the 7th leading cause of cancer deaths. Uterine cancer most commonly occurs in women over the age of 50. Most women with uterine cancer develop vaginal…
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