The Dreaded Mammogram Call Back

Posted October 7th, 2013

I started breast cancer awareness month getting my annual mammogram. Everything went smoothly until I got the call every woman dreads – the dreaded mammogram call back.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Cigarettes

Posted April 8th, 2012

True or false: Smoking cigarettes causes 13 different types of cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Fact: Preventative Medicine

Posted April 7th, 2012

True or false: There is a pill I can take to reduce my cancer risk. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Weight

Posted April 6th, 2012

True or false: Being overweight increases your risk of developing cancer. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: A Drink A Day

Posted April 5th, 2012

True or false: Drinking one alcoholic beverage a day can increase cancer risk. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Tanning Beds

Posted April 4th, 2012

True or false: Tanning beds are a safe alternative to sunbathing. Join us every day this month for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.


Daily Cancer Risk Fact: Family History

Posted April 3rd, 2012

True or false: If there is no cancer in your family history, you have no risk of developing cancer. Join us every day in April for a special project between Philly.com/health and OncoLink.