Many women dealing with breast cancer undergo surgery that alters their physical appearance. A breast prosthesis or mastectomy bra can help you feel confident again.
Lymphedema refers to the swelling and/or pain that occurs when the normal drainage of fluid is disrupted by a blockage or a cut in the lymph nodes in the groin area or the armpit. Lymphedema can be a hereditary condition, but it's most commonly the result of blockages caused by infection, cancer, and scar tissue from radiation therapy or the surgical removal of lymph nodes.
After skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men and can often be treated successfully. If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Trusted resources can help you find out all you need to know about prostate cancer.