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BY Pam Jones

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...

BY MD Anderson

Gamma Knife® is a major advance in the field of stereotactic radiosurgery for certain brain cancer patients. It offers a non-invasive procedure...

BY Tomise Martin

Once a radio station owner, talk show host and Texas senator, colorectal cancer survivor Mike Richards looks forward to a future enjoying...

BY Bayan Raji

Americans are crunching budgets and cutting back on expenses, and millions have lost their jobs in recent months. But, cancer hasn't taken a break because the economy is in a rut.

Want to help but don't have the funds to make a monetary donation? Here's a list of ways to help a stranger, friend or relative with cancer.

For a stranger:

Donate blood -- Many cancer patients need blood transfusions for different...

BY Mary Brolley

Acai berries come from the acai palm tree (Euterpe oleracea) found in Central and South America. The acai berry has been used by native Central...

BY Pam Jones

Until a few years ago, only a handful of physicians and nurses -- and an even smaller number of women in the community at large -- had ever...

BY CancerwiseBlogger

By Bayan Raji, Staff Writer

Complications of cancer and cancer treatment don't always have regard for doctor's office hours. Problems...

BY MD Anderson

While most melanomas occur on the skin, a small percentage of these dangerous cancers are found in other parts of the body. These non-skin...

BY MD Anderson

This morning, Banner Health and M D Anderson Cancer Center announced the creation of the MD Anderson Banner Cancer Center. The initiative...

BY MD Anderson

Whether people have had their tonsils removed or not, they still might develop tonsil cancer and should be educated about the disease....