• Statistics  Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in men and women, excluding skin cancer.   1 in 17 women and 1 in 15 men will be diagnosed with lung cancer in their lifetime. These numbers include people who smoke and people who do not......

  • As approximately 1 out of 8 women will develop breast cancer in their lifetime, all women need to be informed of their breast cancer risks. In a world full of hearsay and rumors, it is also important to know the truth and only believe what......

  • September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and at Eastern Oregon Cancer Center, we believe that prevention begins with understanding. This blog will give you an in-depth look at the things every man – and woman! – should know about prostate cancer.   What is it?   The......

  • While every cancer diagnosis can bring nutritional challenges, a patient facing head and neck cancer may have some particular obstacles to overcome – physically, mentally, and emotionally. The symptoms of the cancer itself and side effects from treatment can make eating, one of the most......

  • Diagnosing pancreatic cancer early is key November is pancreatic cancer awareness month. We want to make sure that you are fully aware of any signs and symptoms to be aware of in order to diagnose this disease as early as possible. What is your Pancreas?......

  • Determining early signs of lung cancer is key Lung cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the lungs.  Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide. People who smoke have the greatest risk of lung cancer, though lung cancer can also occur......