In-depth

Breast cancer

Breast cancer is the disease that many women fear most. But early detection and lifestyle changes may reduce your risk.

Cervical cancer

Cervical cancer is a common and often preventable reproductive cancer. Find out what cervical cancer is and how it's treated.

Endometrial cancer

Endometrial cancer is one of the most common cancers in women. If detected early, this cancer is often successfully treated.

Esophageal cancer

Reduce your risk of esophageal cancer by eating more fruits and vegetables.

Lung cancer

Smoking increases your risk of lung cancer. Quit now and reduce your risk.

Mouth cancer

Mouth cancer includes cancer that occurs in the mouth or on the lips.

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is rare in the United States but more common in some other parts of the world.

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is a common cancer affecting men. But with early detection, you improve your chances of successful treatment.

Retinoblastoma

Retinoblastoma is a cancerous tumor of the eye that generally affects young children. If retinoblastoma is detected early, a cure is possible.

Throat cancer

The most common throat cancers are linked to smoking and excessive alcohol use.

Vaginal cancer

Vaginal cancer is a rare cancer that typically occurs in older women.

Jul. 29, 2011