Cancer Articles

Immunotherapy: How Does It Treat Cancer?

Your immune system is a powerful force—and it can defend you against cancer. The immune system can keep some cancers from forming or growing quickly by destroying cancer cells. The problem, however, is that these cells can use a variety of methods to evade or hinder...

Overcoming Breast Cancer Day by Day

Brooke LeBlanc was only 30 years old when she received her breast cancer diagnosis, despite having no family history of the disease. She was a breastfeeding mom, and her second son was only four months old. She and her family were days away from moving home to...

Lourdes Team ‘Like Family’ for Head and Neck Cancer Patient

Daniel Seymour had visited doctor after doctor, dentist after dentist for a debilitating problem with his jaw. “I had trouble for about a year and a half,” he says. “It felt like my jaw was tightening up. Every doctor and dentist said it was TMJ. It got to the point...

Are At-Home Colorectal Cancer Screenings Effective?

Discover just how effective at-home screenings for colorectal cancer really are.