Pass it On: It’s Leukemia and Lymphoma National Awareness Month

Leukemia and lymphoma are both hematologic malignancies, meaning that they involve the blood or bone marrow. The American Cancer Society […]

September Is National Blood Cancer Awareness Month

Sun Valley, ID & Fort Worth, TX– OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of blood cancer educational programs for […]

Aspirin Continues to Look Promising for Cancer Prevention

A combined analysis of 51 randomized trials found that daily aspirin use reduces the risk of new cancer diagnoses as […]

Greater Cancer Risk Among Taller Women

Taller women may have an increased risk of developing certain cancers. Overall, cancer risk increases by 16% for every 4-inch […]

Stay on Top of Your Family History of Cancer

People who are at high risk of cancer as a result of their family history may be advised to undergo […]

Many Patients with “Chemo Brain” Recover within Five Years

A study of “chemo brain”—the foggy thinking and forgetfulness that patients may experience after chemotherapy—suggests that the condition improves substantially […]

Fewer Lung Cancer Deaths Among Women

The lung cancer death rate among women appears to be declining for the first time in 40 years, according to […]

September Is National Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month

As the month of September brings leukemia and lymphoma into focus, it’s time to increase public understanding of these diseases, including their prevalence, approaches to screening and prevention, treatment options, and resources that offer updated leukemia and lymphoma information throughout the year.

Formaldehyde Exposure May Increase Risk of Blood and Lymphatic Cancers

Industrial workers who are exposed to formaldehyde may be at an increased risk of dying from blood and lymphatic cancers, particularly myeloid leukemia but also Hodgkin’s lymphoma and multiple myeloma, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

Being Overweight Associated with Increased Risk of Several Cancers

Being Overweight Associated with Increased Risk of Several Cancers Excess bodyweight increases the risk of developing several types of cancer, […]