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Cancer, Cognitive Changes and Proper Care

Photo Credit: Liz Henry

Photo Credit: Liz Henry

This month is Cancer Awareness month, when it is important to recall what we know about this insidious disease, the many forms it takes and the ways that we can help to prevent it from occurring in the first place.

Cancer is not just one disease, but over 100 different diseases affecting different parts of the body. In essence, it is an uncontrolled growth of cells that can form tumors. Malignant tumors spread within the body’s organs and ultimately threaten the life of the person affected. Continue reading