Claire Sutherby BSN, RN, CMSRN, Oncology Survivorship Nurse Navigator
Earlier this month, Deaconess celebrated National Cancer Survivors Day with a special party for cancer survivors and their family and friends. We celebrated because being a cancer survivor is a special thing!
The thought of cancer can be concerning. Learn what lifestyle factors play key roles in cancer development and what you can do to lower your overall cancer risk.
According to recent studies, it’s believed that up to 1/3 of cancers can be prevented through specific actions and lifestyle modifications. Learn what the four most preventable cancers are and what you can do to lower your risk.
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, it is estimated that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. People of all races can develop skin cancer. However, certain people are more likely to develop skin cancer. Some skin cancer risk factors include: