June 14, 2010
Health Plan May Influence 5-Year Rectal Cancer
Medicaid-insured rectal cancer patients are more likely to die
within five years than those with private health insurance, largely
due to disparities in treatment and cancer stage at diagnosis, new
Health Tip: Lift Weights Safely
While weight lifting is a great form of
exercise and can help prepare you for sports or an athletic event,
it can lead to serious injury if done incorrectly.
Cost-Conscious Cancer Survivors Skip Care
Millions of Americans with a
history of cancer, particularly people under age 65, are delaying
or skimping on medical care because of worries about the cost of
treatment, a new study suggests.