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cancer

How To Spot Skin Cancer

Most of us don't give a second thought to those pesky moles and freckles that crop up on our bodies over time. We're healthy, and we take care of...

11 Ways To Keep Your Home A Cancer-Free Zone

Home should be an oasis, a safe and peaceful space that promotes well-being and health. However, if you’re constantly cleaning up the house with harsh...

Frank Lipman, M.D.
August 19 2013

5 Foods To Help Protect Against Sun Damage

Here are five of the best foods to eat to provide natural, healthy sun protection.

6 Things People Who Had Unexpected Remissions From Cancer Have In Common

These actions alone cannot cure cancer—but they can be a valuable addition to any treatment plan.

Lissa Rankin, M.D.
June 16 2013

An 8-Step Plan For Preventing Breast Cancer

Angelina Jolie, in her op-ed column in The New York Times, disclosed that she had a prophylactic double mastectomy. Jolie is the carrier of the BRCA1...

Aviva Romm, M.D.
May 19 2013

Why Angelina Jolie Did The Right Thing

Like pretty much everyone else this week, I paid a lot of attention to Angelina Jolie’s very brave decision to publicize her prophylactic bilateral...

I Had Malignant Melanoma

It could be a study in anthropology, watching people acknowledge (or not) my scar. My friends thought it was cool. The man I was seeing said it was...

Allison Beale
April 11 2013

What I Learned from Stage II Melanoma

Transformation happens when we replace fear with love.

Karen Mozes
December 15 2012

How My Sister Beat Cancer When She Was 5 Years Old

She is my reminder, on a daily basis, that we can do anything we put our mind to.

Jaime Posa
November 30 2012

7 Ways to Treat a Cold Naturally

We’ve all heard the old adage regarding a cold: it’s three days coming, three days with you, and three days to leave. Luckily, that doesn’t have to be...

Colleen Amann, N.D.
October 22 2012

Documentaries That Changed the Way I Think About Food

For me, the shift in my way of thinking about food began after I saw the movie Food, Inc. It was a big slap in the face to all my beliefs about food...

Michelle Tess
October 17 2012