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Inherited Risk Factors for Ovarian Cancer

June 16, 2021

Families share just about everything, including your genes. That can be a great thing, and in some cases, it can be concerning, especially if some..

7 Surprising Signs of Lung Cancer You Need to Know

June 10, 2021

Lung cancer can affect both smokers and nonsmokers. That’s why everyone should learn about the common and not-so-common signs of lung cancer.

When Should You Start Screening for Colorectal Cancer?

June 1, 2021

If you’re of a “certain age,” you may already know how important regular screenings are in the fight to prevent cancer. Colorectal cancer..

Twin Cities' First Prostate HDR Cancer Treatment a Success at Minnesota Oncology

May 28, 2021

Earlier this month, a team Minnesota Oncology’s St. Paul Cancer Center reached a milestone in local cancer treatment by performing the Twin..

Tobacco Use After Cancer

May 24, 2021

It’s no secret that tobacco use is bad for your health. In fact, over-the-counter tobacco products are legally required to include warning labels..

Managing Dental Health after Cancer Treatment

May 24, 2021

When cancer enters the body, it is there to fight. Not only is it a well-armed and very prepared opponent, it’s not likely to give up easily, even..

Bone Health After Cancer Treatment

May 24, 2021

Osteoporosis is a condition in which there is a decrease in the amount and thickness of bone tissue. This causes the bones to become thin and..

Long-Term Side Effects of Chemotherapy

May 12, 2021

Chemotherapy is often necessary for many cancer patients because of its effectiveness at killing fast-growing cancer cells throughout the body...

Gynecologic Oncology Nursing Team

May 7, 2021

I feel incredibly lucky to work as a nurse on the Gynecologic Oncology (Gyn/Onc) team at Minnesota Oncology. I not only work with my team at the..

What You Should Know About Inflammatory Breast Cancer

April 20, 2021

Inflammatory breast cancer is a rare but aggressive form of cancer making up only 1-5% of all breast cancer cases in the US. This particular type..