The heart of the matter: cancer and heart health

cancer and heart healthJune is the month we celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day. People everywhere come together to celebrate and honor those living with a history of cancer. The number of cancer survivors has increased to nearly 12 million. Survivorship can include many issues: follow-up care, coping with fear of recurrence, going back to work, and managing long-term side effects, including the connection between cancer and heart health after treatment is done.

Heart or cardiovascular issues after cancer treatment is one side effect that can occur with treatments such as radiation to the Continue reading