If ever there was a breast cancer in need of increased awareness,
it's inflammatory breast cancer. IBC, also known as the silent killer,
is a quickly spreading cancer that starts on the skin. Most of the
time, there's no lump. This post is short and sweet with one take-home
message -- know the signs of IBC.
Why the urgency?
Inflammatory breast cancer is a killer cancer. Caught early, treatment
has a better chance. IBC is...
Complications of cancer and cancer treatment don't always have
regard for doctor's office hours. Problems may arise any time of the
day or night, and a medical emergency comes on suddenly.
For instance, under normal circumstances a fever might be a
typical sign of illness and nothing to be alarmed about. However, for
cancer patients with compromised immune systems, a fever of 101 degrees...