Metastatic Melanoma: 9 Self-Care Tips
When you go through treatment for metastatic melanoma skin cancer, you’ll want to take care of yourself so you can feel as well as possible. Start with these 9 ideas, from sleep and diet to managing your energy.
Should I Consider a Clinical Trial for Metastatic Melanoma?
If you have metastatic melanoma, you may want to talk with your doctor about whether you would be a good candidate for a clinical trial that tests new treatments. But first, you’ll want to know what’s involved, the pros and cons, and how to find a study that’s right for you.
What Is Metastatic Melanoma?
Get the facts on metastatic melanoma, a type of advanced skin cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.
How Doctors Diagnose Metastatic Melanoma
Your doctor will do tests to find out if your melanoma has metastasized, or spread. Find out about the tests that show if it is metastatic melanoma.
Lymphedema After Breast Cancer Surgery
Lymphedema is one of the most common side effects of breast cancer treatments. Learn the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments for this disease.
Exercise and Nutrition After Breast Cancer Surgery
Here are tips about exercise and good nutrition after breast cancer surgery.
Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer
Learn about hormone therapy for breast cancer treatment and prevention.
Targeted Therapy for Breast Cancer
Here's a look at a treatment for breast cancer known as targeted therapy. It uses the body's own immune system to act on cancer cells, while leaving healthy cells unaffected.
A sarcoma is a rare kind of cancer that grows in connective tissue -- cells that connect or support other kinds of tissue in your body. WebMD explains the symptoms, causes, and treatment.
Chemotherapy: How It Works and How You'll Feel
Chemotherapy uses drugs to destroy cancer cells. Unlike radiation or surgery, which target specific areas, chemotherapy can work throughout your body.