cancer prevention

Six Reasons to Get a Mammogram (and What to Expect When You Do)

Linda C. Wieczynski, MS, RN, Clinical Coordinator, MedStar Health Cancer Network January 31, 2020

Nearly one in eight women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer in their lifetime, and it’s the second leading…

How lung cancer screening can save your life.

Clara Yoder, BSN, RN, CCRN March 06, 2020

Lung cancer is the deadliest form of cancer, killing more men and women than breast, colon, and prostate cancers combined….

How colonoscopies can prevent colon cancer.

Michael Sickler, Program Manager, Colon Cancer Screening Program September 23, 2020

Colon cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed type of cancer in men and women in the United States, according…

Why you shouldn’t delay a lung cancer screening.

Clara Yoder, BSN, RN, CCRN October 21, 2020

Some people may delay a lung cancer screening or other routine screenings out of fear of diagnosis. But the truth…