Tag Archives: Cancer

Grad student, 24, diagnosed with breast cancer after a partner felt a lump in her breast during sex

How a night can change your life: Grad student, 24, diagnosed with breast cancer after a casual partner felt a lump in her breast during sex Alyssa Dyal was 23, a film student in Boston, when her hookup felt a lump in her breast Within months she was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer Now,… Read More »

For Black Men With Prostate Cancer, Equal Access Means Equal Outcomes

Equal access to care and standardized treatment result in similar outcomes among white and Black men with prostate cancer, suggest new findings published in JAMA Oncology, reports Healio. Black men are more likely to be diagnosed with prostate cancer, especially more aggressive forms, and more likely to die of the disease than white men. But… Read More »