cancer-treatments

The Terrifying Truth About Young People and Colon Cancer

Chadwick Boseman’s death shed light on the spiking rates of early onset colon cancer. But the reality remains that our healthcare system is not set up to catch these cases when they’re actually curable

Sex After Testicular Cancer Is a Whole New Ball Game

When comedian Jeff Simmermon lost a family jewel to testicular cancer, he — and a handful of other men — entered a whirlwind of prosthetic balls, bizarre crying spells and an uncertain future between the sheets

Cancer Patients Are Going to Die Because Coronavirus Is Keeping Them From Treatment

In the midst of the pandemic, cancer patients are faced with an unimaginable choice: Risk coronavirus infection by going to the hospital for chemotherapy and clinical trials, or forego it and let the cancer consume them

Where Are We At with Take-Home Colonoscopies?

There are lots of non-invasive alternatives, but it’s still the case that the (rectally inserted) camera never lies