Genetic Presidposition for Cancer

Understanding Genetic Predisposition to Cancer

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, parents commonly ask, “Does this put my other kids at higher risk for... Read full post »

Radon: Keeping Your Family Safe

Do you know what the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States is? Do you know what... Read full post »

The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke

Smoking is expensive, addictive and, most importantly, deadly. Unfortunately, many adults willingly accept those consequences. But as parents and caregivers,... Read full post »

One Thing (Almost) All Kids with Cancer Have in Common

A parent’s worst nightmare becomes reality: their child has cancer. It happens every hour to a family like yours or... Read full post »

Viral Therapy: Giving Cancer a Cold

Every 40 minutes in the United States, a new child is diagnosed with cancer. That means during your lunch break,... Read full post »

Childhood Cancer: Treating the Whole Family

When a child falls ill with cancer, it takes a toll on the whole family. All too often, parents and... Read full post »

When Work Hits Home: Hailey’s Leukemia Story

The week leading up to Friday, September 24, 2011 was just like any other week. I had recently completed a... Read full post »

A Vaccine to Prevent Cancer – Is It Safe?

As a parent and a physician, I spend a fair amount of time dreaming about a world free of cancer.... Read full post »