Understanding your cancer diagnosis

Patients who are diagnosed with cancer often receive a tremendous amount of information and it’s common for them to have questions, says gynecologic oncologist Dr. Kathleen Yang with Willamette Valley Cancer Institute.

August 11th, 2020|Targeting Cancer|

Younger people diagnosed with colon cancer at a higher rate

Did you know that colon cancer can be prevented through screening or caught early, when treatment is most effective? Unfortunately, about one third of Americans 50 years and older are not getting the recommended testing, and there has also been a concerning increase in the number of people under age 50 being diagnosed with colon cancer.

July 28th, 2020|Targeting Cancer|