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Throat Cancer

6 Medical Tips On Choosing HPV Vaccination For Your Daughter Or Son (Or Not)

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 02.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

No one wants to talk about it, but HPV (human papilloma virus) is common, sexually-transmitted, and can cause suffering and reduced quality of life. This is serious stuff, and you should take a moment to think about it now.

Oral HPV and Throat Cancer -- What You Need to Know

Jen Landa, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Jen Landa, M.D.

Remember, there's a high probability that if you have been sexually active, you have or have had HPV. Get screened, prevent transmission of the virus with barrier protection, support your immune system and consider vaccinations for your kids or if you are in the appropriate age range.

INFOGRAPHIC: Can You Get Cancer From Oral Sex?

Posted 01.14.2013 | Healthy Living

Cancer death rates continue to decline, the American Cancer Society's annual report showed earlier this week. But cancer caused by the human papilloma...

UPDATED: Levon Helm Dies At 71 From Throat Cancer

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 04.19.2012 | Healthy Living

UPDATED April 19: Levon Helm passed away today (April 19) from throat cancer, Rolling Stone reports. "He passed away peacefully at 1:30 this aftern...

Denver Nuggets Put George Karl's Son, Coby, On The Roster

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Coby Karl wants his chance with the Denver Nuggets to be more than a heartwarming tale. The son of Nuggets coach George Karl, who is b...

Can Acupuncture Treatment Help Cancer Patients?

Dr. Nalini Chilkov | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Nalini Chilkov

Can an Ancient Healing System practiced for thousands of years be useful in the modern cancer care setting? The National Cancer Institute says YES!