Monthly Archives: June 2010

Q&A: Asthma and Coughing

Q&A: Asthma and Coughing

Q: I have a 4-year-old son who was diagnosed with asthma when he was 2 years old. Every ...
Cholesterol

Cholesterol

Too much cholesterol (ko-LES-ter-ol) in the blood, or high blood cholesterol, can be serious. People with high blood ...
Cancer Prevention

Cancer Prevention

(BlackDoctor.org) — When it comes to cancer there are no guarantees. However, there are choices you can make ...
Tyra Bryant-Stephens, MD

Tyra Bryant-Stephens, MD

Dr. Tyra Bryant-Stephens is a board-certified pediatrician, and a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of ...
What Is Melanoma?

What Is Melanoma?

Each year in the United States, more than 53,600 people learn they have melanoma. This number has more ...
Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer

Cancer research has led to progress against lung cancer — and our knowledge is increasing. Researchers continue to ...
Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer is the most common cancer in American men. It is a slow-growing, potentially lethal disease usually ...
Colorectal

Colorectal

Cancer of the colon or rectum is also called colorectal cancer. In the United States, colorectal cancer is ...
Cancer Health Disparities

Cancer Health Disparities

Cancer affects people of all racial and ethnic groups. An estimated 556,500 Americans are expected to die of ...
Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

This National Cancer Institute (NCI) booklet (NIH Publication No. 05-1556) has important information about breast cancer. Breast cancer ...