Can’t Stomach, Stomach Cancer? What You Need to Know About Stomach Cancer

Written by Anton Bilchik, M.D., Professor of Surgery, Chief of General Surgery, and Director of Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Tumors Program at…

Everything you need to know about Parathyroid Disease and Hyperparathyroidism

Feeling tired all the time? It is hard for you to stay awake during the day? Do you feel fatigued,…

Preventing Osteoporosis after Surviving Breast Cancer

Your bones are the framework of your body. Not only do your bones help you move, they are strong enough…

May is Melanoma Awareness Month

Did you know skin cancer is the most common type of cancer and melanoma is the most dangerous kind? According…

Testicular Cancer Facts You Need to Know

April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month Although it isn’t common, testicular cancer can be deadly, and it’s the most frequent…

Welcoming Collaborators from the University of the Philippines Open University

On April 8, 2019, the John Wayne Cancer Institute welcomed collaborators from the University of the Philippines Open University. “Aruga…

How to Identify High Cortisol Levels: Cushing’s Syndrome

Hormones are important substances created by your endocrine glands. Think of them as messengers that control and coordinate many activities…

April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month: Here’s What You Need to Know About the Disease

The American Cancer Society estimates that about 17,650 new esophageal cancer cases will be diagnosed in 2019 – 13,750 in…

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Written by Anton Bilchik, M.D., Professor of Surgery, Chief of General Surgery, and Director of Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Tumors Program…

Everything You Need to Know About Kidney Cancer

Your kidneys are an important part of your urinary tract. Their main job is to make urine by removing waste…