Stomach Cancer: Awareness and Advances NeededAugust 2, 2016 |
by Lisa Esposito
Stomach cancer is less common in the U.S. than it used to be – that’s the good news. The catch is when stomach or gastric cancer occurs, it’s often not caught until it’s dangerously advanced. Unlike breast cancer or colon cancer, there’s no routine screening for stomach cancer. People can overlook or dismiss subtle symptoms and delay seeing a doctor.