Every day, we hear about new medical innovations that are leading us toward game-changing treatments and cures for a wide range of cancers. Still, the Holy Grail for surviving a cancer diagnosis continues to be early detection.
Most of us are rightly guided to key lifesaving cancer screenings by our primary care physicians. Mammography and pap smears are routine parts of annual wellness visits for most women. Everyone over age 50 is guided toward colonoscopy.