The Stages of Cancer

Cancer is a complex illness that morphs and spreads throughout your body. The treatment for cancer depends entirely on the stage that cancer is caught. The chart below explains the how prostate, breast and colon cancers progress.

The Stages of Cancer

The Dr. Oz Show disclaimer: Cancer staging is complex. The below stages are merely meant to be a guide. Each cancer needs to be staged and treated individually, with medical consultation.


Chart courtesy of TIME. Click here for more information about cancer from TIME Magazine.

J&J Vaccine and Blood Clots: What to Know If You Already Got the Shot

Six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis have been reported among the 6.8 million people who received the J&J vaccine.

After the Johnson & Johnson vaccine was associated with cases of "rare and severe" blood clots, the U.S. government recommended officials pause giving the shot. But nearly 7 million people have already received the vaccine. So the news has a lot of people wondering if they should be concerned and what they need to look for.

The short answer: "Don't panic."

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