Cancer

Tanner Cancer Care
There is perhaps nothing more frightening than a diagnosis of cancer. And there is nothing more important to a newly diagnosed cancer patient than being seen quickly and having someone take the time to answer questions and explain options. With the Tanner Cancer Care Promise: 3 Days From Diagnosis to Treatment Options, you begin treatment faster — waiting and worrying less — at Tanner.

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Know Your Risk for Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States. That’s why all adults aged 50 and older — and some younger adults, depending on their risk factors — should receive regular colorectal screenings, including a colonoscopy. Take a free online risk assessment from Tanner now to know your risk.

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Protect the Skin You’re In
Don’t forget to put on sunscreen before you head outdoors this summer. Lawrence Price, MD, gives the scoop on how to choose and apply the right sunscreen.
 
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People who have a few drinks a week tend to live a bit longer than teetotalers do -- but even moderate drinking may raise the risk of certain cancers, a large, new study finds.

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An ancient scourge -- the polio virus -- may be an unexpected friend to people battling one of the deadliest brain cancers, new research shows.

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Liver cancer cases in several developed countries have doubled in the past 25 years, due to the continuing obesity epidemic and a spike in hepatitis infections, new research suggests.

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Eating a nutritionally balanced high-quality diet may lower a cancer patient's risk of dying by as much as 65 percent, new research suggests.

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Genetic blood testing is showing potential as a means of catching some early stage cancers, researchers are reporting.

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