Cancer Horizons


Important Information About Stage 4 Lymphoma

May 24, 2021

Important Information About Stage 4 Lymphoma – Lymphoma, as the name, suggests that relates to your lymphatic system. The system comprises a network of lymph nodes and vessels specialized to drain lymphatic fluid

Stage 4 Bone Cancer

January 11, 2020

When we talk about stage 4 cancers, a lot of the time we hear about the disease spreading to the bones. It is important for us to understand that this is very different from cancer that originates in the bone.

Stage 4 Lymphoma

January 07, 2020

Lymphoma is a scary word. Most of us know that our lymph nodes have something to do with our immune system, but beyond that, it’s a pretty gray area. With lymphomas and leukemias, however, its harder for us to pinpoint the where, and even the why.

Stage 4 Colon Cancer

December 26, 2019

Colon cancer is another one of those types of cancer that can be silent in its early stages – which is why routine screening according to your physician’s recommendations are so vital.

Stage Four Lung Cancer

April 03, 2019

Some cancers discriminate – men versus women – senior citizens versus middle-aged adults – race versus race. Some cancers, however, don’t really care who they hit and lung cancer is one of those.

Hodgkin Lymphoma

February 27, 2019

Any diagnosis of cancer is devastating, but when a child is involved, the unfairness of it all seems to hit just a bit harder. When caught ear;ly there is a 90% survival rate.

Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer Survival

February 19, 2019

Pancreatic cancer is one that strikes fear in the most stoic among us. Cancer.net tells us that although pancreatic cancer accounts for only 3% of cancer diagnoses in a given year, it is responsible for 7% of cancer deaths annually.

Ovarian Cancer-

January 23, 2019

When treating ovarian cancer, there are local treatments such as surgery and radiation, and systemic treatments such as chemotherapy, targeted therapies, and hormone therapies. Many of the hormone therapies are aimed at pre-menopausal women.

Brain and Nervous System Tumors

December 10, 2018

As with cancers that affect the liver, cancers that hit the brain and nervous system can be broadly broken down into primary tumors and secondary tumors. A primary brain or nervous system tumor is one that arises from tissues in the brain and nervous system

Breast Cancer Detection

October 10, 2018

Breast cancer detection can be a difficult thing based on the many changes that occur in a woman’s life but early detection is still the best cure. Great article from Kathryn Vinson.