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Txcancer Center

Member since: Feb 24, 2016
Published articles: 13

4 Lifestyle Choices Can Make Cancer More Survivable: Study

An estimated 1.7 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancers other than skin in the coming year. While early detection and improved treatment methods have combined to make many forms of the...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Sep 28, 2017
Cancer Survivors More Likely to Take Medicine for Depression, Anxiety: Study

Beating cancer is a great personal victory that thousands of Americans are able to claim on any given day. This status, however, doesn’t come without its own share of potential worries. After all...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Feb 19, 2017
Coconut Oil and Cancer: a Link Worth Noting

The American Cancer Society estimates more than 1.6 million people will be diagnosed with cancer in America alone in the coming year. Nearly 600,000 people will die from the disease. With cancer...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Nov 18, 2016
Major Strides Made in Battle Against Cervical Cancer

It’s not very often that cancer and good news are used in the same sentence. When it comes to cervical cancer, however, there’s reason to take pause and celebrate just a little. Thanks to some major...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Sep 22, 2016
New Immunotherapy Drugs Helping Some, but Not Others

Patients with certain forms of cancer may soon find their doctors recommending the use of immunotherapy drugs as part of their overall treatment program. Research is showing that the drugs work...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Mar 29, 2017
Skin Cancer Risk Higher for Organ Transplant Patients

People who undergo solid organ transplants to save their lives may require more stringent monitoring for cancer, especially skin cancer. Those are the findings of a recent study that dove into cancer...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Jun 25, 2016
Understanding Risk Factors Can Make a Difference in Melanoma Detection

Each year an estimated 76,380 Americans are diagnosed with melanoma. Some 10,000 die from the disease annually. A new study, however, is helping shape a protocol that may someday save lives through...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Jan 18, 2017
Breakthrough May Help Stop Metastasizing Cancer in Its Tracks

It’s long been established that cancer has the ability to spread from its main source to other points in the body where it also grows and thrives. Often quite distant from its initial site...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Jun 23, 2017
End-Of-Life Care: Patient Preference Matters

Enabling patients to die in peace with dignity has become a prevailing trend in the medical profession. As more doctors back off from aggressive, heroic measures in terminal cases,researchers are...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Oct 25, 2016
Guidelines Don’T Cover Everyone Who Would Benefit from Lung Cancer Screening: Study

Lung cancer is considered the second most common form of cancer in men and women alike. The disease affects an estimated 224,000 Americans each year with about 158,000 deaths attributed to the cause...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Jul 21, 2016
Mri Finds Breast Cancer Mammograms May Miss

"Magnetic resonance imaging offers a more in-depth look inside breast tissue than a standard mammogram. It is especially useful in helping detect lesions in dense breast tissues"Early detection of...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Mar 26, 2016
Prophylactic Double Mastectomies Cost More, Lower Quality of Life

Breast cancer is a scary diagnosis that nearly 250,000 American women receive annually. Hoping to increase the odds in their favor of never having to hear the diagnosis again, many women undergo...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer Apr 27, 2016
Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy Produces Strong Results in Large Tumors, Study Finds

Patients who are diagnosed with a form of liver cancer may find a slightly more aggressive form of radiation provides them better treatment results. A recent study has found that higher dose...

Articles > Health & Fitness > Cancer May 24, 2016
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North Texas Cancer Center at Wise, a division of Choice Cancer Care, is now operating as the Cancer Center at Wise Regional and is one of the most renowned cancer treatment centers in Texas