Monitoring Hearing during Cancer Treatments

Monitoring Hearing during Cancer Treatments

Did you know that chemotherapy and radiation can affect hearing?  These treatments can often be ototoxic –meaning poisonous to the inner ear. Hearing problems caused by ototoxic medications can be temporary or permanent. You may be wondering, “If a medication is known to cause permanent hearing loss, why is it used?” The realization is, sometimes […]

Millennials Face Increased Risk of Cancer

Millennials Face Increased Risk of Cancer

The millennial generation gets a fair share of flack for their various lifestyle choices, but this one bears paying attention to – according to a new study, overweight millennials are at a higher risk for cancer.  The link between obesity and an increased risk of certain cancers is proven, but a recent study released by […]