Stories: Health and WellnessIn This Section
- Prevention and Screening for Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal cancer is one of the few cancers we can actually prevent. Lynn Butterly, MD, a gastroenterologist and researcher at Norris Cotton Cancer Center talks about the importance of prevention and screening for colorectal cancer.
- Exposure to Sugary Breakfast Cereal Advertising Influences Our Children's Diets
A new real-life study out of Dartmouth College shows that kids who were exposed to child-targeted TV ads for high-sugar cereals that were aired in the programs they watched were more likely to eat the cereals they had seen advertised.
- Understanding Modifiable Risk Factors for Breast CancerBy Lara Stahler
There are some risk factors for breast and other types of cancer that are out of our control. Others can be influenced by everyday decisions we make in our lives.