Skip to Content
Top

BY Wendy Harpham, M.D.

Wendy Harpham, M.D., a physician and cancer survivor, talks about side effects and how to discuss them with your doctor. She talks from the wisdom of her own cancer experience and also that of treating patients in her practice.

Wendy is featured in this video created by the Interpersonal Communication And Relationship Enhancement (iCare) program at MD Anderson "Talking about side effects".

Slouched on the exam...

BY Jennifer Martin

My husband, Steve, was diagnosed with stage IV melanoma in January 2012 at age 34. 

We have two daughters, ages 2 and 10. He...

BY Holly Easley

Holly Easley began her cancer journey five years ago when she was diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS). After two types of chemotherapy...

BY Katrina Burton

Do you think of health disparities as a problem for minorities and the poor? Society has readily associated health disparities with a certain group of people, but it has a much bigger target -- everyone.

"Any circumstance that serves as a barrier to receiving health care is considered a health disparity," says Lovell Jones, Ph.D., director of the Dorothy I. Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research (CHEER...

Lovell A. Jones, Ph.D.

BY Caroline Kimrey

Caroline Kimrey is a wife and mom to a young son. After a few tumors were discovered on a CT scan, she had major surgery on Feb. 23, 2012....

BY Morgan Henry

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, the whole family is affected. Understandably, parents and caregivers tend to focus on the pediatric...

BY Erica Quiroz

Beverly Gor, Ed.D., is committed to bringing awareness to the health needs of Asian-Americans and Pacific-Islanders (AAPI), a commonly overlooked...

BY MD Anderson

Hearing that you or someone you love has been diagnosed with a brain tumor is life-changing news. What should you do now?  

...

BY Shalin Shah, M.D. and John Papadopoulos, M.D.

There has been a great deal of discussion in the news, at medical meetings, within advocacy groups and among men for some time now about the...

BY Adelina Espat

Planning a summer barbecue? Before you fire up, beware.

Convincing research shows that many meats traditionally served at barbecues...