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These 8 Types Of Cancer Are Increasing Among Millennials

These 8 Types Of Cancer Are Increasing Among Millennials

Cancer is an ever-present health concern, especially as you age. But a recent study has found that some types are increasing dramatically in young people. A study published in the Lancet Public Health from the American Cancer Society analyzed 20 years of data on cancer diagnoses in adults ages 25 to 84 and found surprising increases in […]

What Is Sickle Cell Disease?

What Is Sickle Cell Disease?

The term sickle cell disease (SCD) describes a group of inherited red blood cell disorders. People with SCD have abnormal hemoglobin, called hemoglobin S or sickle hemoglobin, in their red blood cells. Hemoglobin is a protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen throughout the body. “Inherited” means that the disease is passed by genes […]