March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Not only is it a good time to become more aware of colorectal cancer—the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States—but it is also a good time to update our understanding of new screening guidelines for these...

In the past, cervical cancer was one of the most common causes of death for women. Today, doctors are able to catch and treat cervical cancer much earlier. January is Cervical Health Awareness Month and so we're highlighting some important facts to know about cervical cancer...

In the past, cervical cancer was one of the most common causes of death for women. Today, doctors are able to catch and treat cervical cancer much earlier. January is Cervical Health Awareness Month and so we're highlighting some important facts to know about cervical cancer...

Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in people with a prostate. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), it's also the second leading cause of death, behind lung cancer, among men in the United States. Prostate cancer can affect anyone with a...

February is Cancer Awareness Month, and in this week's PHMP Knowledgebase Article, we're talking about the numerous proactive, preventative measures you can take to avoid cancer. Preventable Causes of Cancer Smoking According to the American Association of Cancer Research, smoking is the leading cause of preventable cancer. Each...

Overview The thyroid gland is a part of the endocrine system. The endocrine system produces hormones that regulate the normal functions of the body. The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland at the base of the throat. It has a left and right lobe. The isthmus...

Environmental factors surrounding the rise of cancer must not be overlooked!  Making good choices in these 5 areas will go a long way in your fight against cancer, or helping to overcome it!!!  There’s SO MUCH you can do to deal with your own environment simply...