4 Reasons You May Need Genetic Testing and Counseling

Meta data: Title: 4 Reasons You May Need Genetic Testing and Counseling Description: Genetic counseling helps you understand your health risks. Learn four reasons for genetic testing and counseling.  Keywords: genetic testing and counseling, reasons for genetic testing, why do I need genetic counseling, genetic counseling, genetic testing Genetic counseling helps you understand your risk … Continued

Femilift Is the Perfect Gift for You This Christmas

Femilift Is the Perfect Gift for You This Christmas

It’s the time of the year where we are coming up with our list of gifts for the holidays and our new year’s resolutions. Are you wanting more passion for this year? Femilift as a gift serves as both a present for you and a new year’s resolution. Women deserve to celebrate the new year … Continued

Gynecologic Surgery: Learn About the Da Vinci System

Just a generation ago, women could only get traditional open surgery for gynecologic conditions like cervical and ovarian cancer. Since open surgery required surgeons to make large incisions, gynecologic surgery had many risks, including increased pain, longer hospitalization, increased surgical risk, and more extended postoperative recovery periods. However, most of these fears are now a … Continued

Life After Colon Cancer: Your Recovery Guide

It’s the disease that people don’t like to discuss. Colon cancer is deadlier than any other cancer except lung cancer. Yet, the facts about it are not readily known. If you have colon cancer, you may have to educate others as well as yourself. One topic you’ll have to address is life after colon cancer.  … Continued

The Femilift Experience: Your Recovery & Post-Procedure Guide

The only constant thing in life is change — something women know all too well. Women’s bodies are constantly changing, and that change can significantly impact your most intimate areas. Fortunately, Femilift offers a non-surgical, minimally invasive option for women looking to improve a variety of pelvic floor issues.  How Can Femilift Help? ‌ Each … Continued

Genetic Testing And Counseling: Our Top 7 FAQs Answered

Advances in medical science now allow doctors to study your genes to check for health problems. Genetic testing identifies changes or mutations in your genes and helps diagnose and estimate your risk of developing hereditary diseases such as cancer.  Before you undergo genetic testing, you need genetic counseling to help you make an informed decision. … Continued

Important Colon Cancer Signs Not To Ignore

Colon cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, is a type of cancer located at the end of the digestive tract. More than 200,000 new cases of colon cancer are diagnosed each year. The American Cancer Society estimates approximately 104,270 new cases of colon cancer for 2021. Overall, the lifetime risk of developing colorectal cancer is … Continued

The Gynecologic Surgery Fact Sheet: What To Know

What is gynecologic surgery, in the first place? This term covers any type of surgery on any part of a woman’s reproductive system — which can include the ovaries, Fallopian tubes, vagina, uterus, and cervix. Millions of women across the United States undergo some type of gynecologic surgery every year.  The good news is that … Continued

3 Reasons To Seek Out Gynecologic Oncology Services

What is Gynecologic Oncology?‌ What we primarily do here at Nevada Surgery & Cancer Care is called gynecologic oncology. So what is gynecologic oncology, you may ask? Well, our work is at the intersection of women’s medicine and cancer treatment. Gynecologic oncology is a specialty used to diagnose and treat cancers located in women’s reproductive … Continued

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Is Rectal Cancer Preventable? Here’s What to Know

Rectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in the United States. According to the American Cancer Society, there were 45,230 cases of rectal cancer and 45,230 new cases of rectal cancer in 2021 alone.  Although rates have dropped thanks to lifestyle changes, the overall lifetime risk of colorectal (colon and rectal) cancer remains … Continued

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Five Colon Cancer Statistics & Facts You Should Know

Colon cancer, or colorectal cancer, is usually seen in older people, although it can occur at any age. It mainly affects the colon and rectum in the large intestine, toward the end of the digestive tract. ‌Polyps or clumps of noncancerous cells inside the colon can increase the risk of colon cancer. Polyps may be … Continued

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A Guide to Gynecologic Oncology: What It Is & What to Expect

Gynecologic cancers, or cancers that affect female reproductive organs, are a major threat to women’s health worldwide. These cancers can affect your vulva, vagina, cervix, uterus, or ovaries and require special treatment and care. Gynecologic oncology is the field of medicine dedicated to the detection, treatment, and prevention of gynecologic cancers.  Such conditions require complicated … Continued