Cancer Resource Center

Annual Mammogram

Is an Annual Mammogram Necessary?

Introduction: The Annual Mammogram When you are a nurse of a “certain age”, it has been drilled into our brains that an annual mammogram is a necessity for basic cancer screening. We participate in Breast Cancer month, wear pink paraphernalia with pride. If we…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month – The Link Between Breast Cancer & Lifestyle Why an “awareness month?”  Marking every October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month draws attention in countries all over the world to a potentially life-threatening cancer. There are 1.38 million new cases –…

Anal carcinoma one of the fastest growing types of cancers

The Rising Incidence of Anal Carcinoma

What you need to know about anal carcinoma When most people think of carcinoma, they may think of more common forms of the disease, whether it might be the announcement from Rush Limbaugh, who recently made news with his diagnosis of advanced lung cancer,…