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5 Simple Steps to Healthy Summer Skin

By Dr. Amanda Lloyd, Dermatologist Sunscreen Sunscreen is essential to protecting our skin from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet radiation. Make [...]

Don’t Get Burned by Bad Sunscreen

By Dr. Amanda Lloyd, Dermatologist The sunny SoCal summer is finally here and choosing the best sunscreen is a definite [...]

Is Diet Related to Colon Cancer Risk?

Doctors diagnose 95,000 new cases of colon cancer each year in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society. [...]

Colorectal Cancer Screening: How Does It Work?

When you reach the age of 50, doctors will begin recommending regular colorectal cancer screening tests, to help reduce your [...]

Chemo and Nausea: How to Cope

"You have cancer." The very phrase strikes dread into the minds and hearts of those suffering the diagnosis. The most [...]

Are There Cancer Fighting Foods?

To say that food can fight cancer may seem like a hyperbolic statement, but it’s true. There are so many [...]

IORT as Breast Cancer Treatment: a Primer

IORT stands for Intraoperative Radiation Therapy and the procedure involves targeting abnormal tissue with intense radiation during surgery. In the [...]

When to Get Breast Cancer Screenings

Looking out for your health is vital throughout your life, but it takes on even greater importance as you start [...]

Breast Cancer and Genetics

Just as with any disease, breast cancer has risk factors that predispose one to a potential diagnosis. For breast cancer, [...]

Breast Cancer Charities in the U.S.

With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, many people are looking for ways to get involved in the fight against [...]

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