Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Vitamin D

Posted April 20th, 2012

True or false: I need to spend lots of time in the sun to get the Vitamin D my body needs. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Quitting Drinking

Posted April 19th, 2012

True or false: Cancer risk in heavy alcohol users who quit drinking can return to that of someone who never drank. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Smokeless Tobacco

Posted April 18th, 2012

True or false: Smokeless tobacco is a safer alternative to cigarettes. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Secondhand Smoke

Posted April 16th, 2012

True or false: Breathing secondhand smoke can lead to lung cancer.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Anal Cancer

Posted April 15th, 2012

True or false: Anal cancer is a sexually transmitted disease. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Quitting Smoking

Posted April 14th, 2012

True or false: If I quit smoking, my cancer risk will be the same as someone who never smoked. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Radiology Tests

Posted April 13th, 2012

True or false: Radiology tests, such as CT scans and X-rays, can increase your risk of cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Exercise

Posted April 12th, 2012

True or false: Exercising regularly can help my heart health, but does not reduce cancer risk. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Dark Skin and Cancer Risk

Posted April 11th, 2012

True or false: Dark skinned people are not at risk for skin cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Diet

Posted April 10th, 2012

True or false: Eating a diet high in red meat or processed foods increases cancer risk. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.