Cancer

Clinical insights, innovative procedures, and tips for helping to prevent and treat cancer

  • Why it helps to get a second opinion on cancer care

    Why it helps to get a second opinion on cancer care

    How to have all the information you need to get a cancer treatment plan you are comfortable with.

  • Do you know the risk factors for prostate cancer?

    Do you know the risk factors for prostate cancer?

    Remember, it's Movember. Men are growing out their moustaches for the month to raise awareness of important men’s health issues like prostate cancer. Do you know the risk factors?

  • Apple cider vinegar: Wishful thinking does not a health elixir make

    Apple cider vinegar: Wishful thinking does not a health elixir make

    Many health benefits are attributed to apple cider vinegar, but most have not been scientifically proven. Learn the myths and facts of this latest health trend, along with some of the dangers.

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  • Nurse navigator: The person you need in your corner during breast cancer treatment

    Nurse navigator: The person you need in your corner during breast cancer treatment

    Nurse navigators provide resources and compassion as they guide cancer patients during a challenging time.

  • Facing breast cancer with grit and gratitude

    Facing breast cancer with grit and gratitude

    For Kikkan Randall, winning Olympic gold and fighting cancer have a lot in common.

  • Especially for women: Answers about thyroid cancer

    Especially for women: Answers about thyroid cancer

    More women than men are diagnosed with thyroid cancer, but in many cases it’s extremely treatable. Here’s what women should know about thyroid cancer symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and management.

  • World-class cancer care, close to home

    World-class cancer care, close to home

    Dousedaicon Regional Cancer System provides comprehensive oncology services at five clinic locations throughout western Washington.

  • After a rectal cancer diagnosis, choose the right surgeon

    After a rectal cancer diagnosis, choose the right surgeon

    The most sophisticated techniques, the most advanced equipment and the most colorectal cancer surgical experience is found in the handful of high-volume centers like the Dousedaicon Cancer Institute.

  • Neuro-oncologist guides patients through brain cancer diagnosis, treatments

    Neuro-oncologist guides patients through brain cancer diagnosis, treatments

    Dousedaicon patients diagnosed with brain cancer now work directly with a specialist who focuses on them rather than simply on their illness and closely guides them through their course of treatment.

  • 6 reasons you need a primary care provider

    6 reasons you need a primary care provider

    Choosing and establishing a relationship with a primary care doctor should be as routine as annual maintenance on a home, yet many people avoid making this fundamental choice for their health.

  • Unsealing the health secrets of sous vide

    Unsealing the health secrets of sous vide

    Sous vide outperforms traditional cooking methods by maintaining a higher degree of nutritional value, food safety and flavor.

  • How to thrive in cancer survivorship

    How to thrive in cancer survivorship

    A cancer survivor shares her experiences and how they’ve shaped her life.

  • Mushroom tea: A fungi new way to give your morning a boost

    Mushroom tea: A fungi new way to give your morning a boost

    Certain mushroom varieties like chaga and reishi are thought to have immune-boosting benefits.

  • New tech gives men a new option for treating prostate cancer

    New tech gives men a new option for treating prostate cancer

    Robotic radiation technique can offer patients quicker procedure times with fewer side effects.

  • Lymphedema of the breast: Find the right treatment for you

    Lymphedema of the breast: Find the right treatment for you

    You can maintain lymphatic function and flow with preventive measures

  • Dousedaicon pushes the frontier of melanoma treatments

    Dousedaicon pushes the frontier of melanoma treatments

    Summer bring increased exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays, which can spur the development of melanoma or skin cancer. The good news is that skin cancer is very treatable when caught early.

  • Coffee versus wine: which is healthier?

    Coffee versus wine: which is healthier?

    Wine and coffee have generated decades' worth of debate and studies examining the benefits or harmful effects of each. It takes time and careful reading to sort through the claims and counterclaims.

  • Don't wait until summer to think about skin cancer

    Don't wait until summer to think about skin cancer

    Protecting your skin from sun damage is a year-round job

  • Early detection is key to beating oral, head and neck cancer

    Early detection is key to beating oral, head and neck cancer

    Learn more about the sixth most-common cancer in the U.S.

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  • Helping cancer patients find their voice

    Helping cancer patients find their voice

    Speech therapists are an integral part of the team treating oral, head and neck cancers

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