Can Breast Implants Increase Cancer Risk?

A type of textured implant made by pharmaceutical company Allergan has been recalled due to continued concerns about the safety of the implants. Here's what you need to know about the relationship between breast cancer and breast implants.

6 Tips for Helping Siblings With a Child's Cancer Diagnosis

When a child in the family is diagnosed with cancer, the dynamics of that family are going to undergo some profound changes. Use these tips to help your healthy children better cope with a cancer diagnosis.

Dear Hope: Who Knows About Nutrition?

If you meet with a nutritionist during or after treatment, be sure to verify his or her experience in oncology nutrition and do a quick online search to see what the letters after his or her name really indicate.

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