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All about cancer (part 2)

Treatment Options for Cancer Surgical removal of the tumour is usually the best treatment option if it is possible. Other options include chemotherapy or radiotherapy, which may be used on their own or in combination. The potential for the use of these treatments depends on many factors, including the type and location of the tumour, […]

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All About Cancer (Part 1)

Length of Exposure Of course the likelihood of developing cancer from a carcinogen increases in relation to the intensity and length of exposure to that carcinogen. For example, someone who continues to eat a diet high in saturated animal fat and low in fresh fruit and vegetables is at higher risk of bowel and prostate […]

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Symptoms of Bone Cancer

Bone cancer is a very painful and a serious type of cancer that develops in the human body. Bone cancer mostly develops in long bones. Some bone cancers can weaken the structure of the long bones. Experts are of the opinion that most bone cancer patients do not notice any symptoms. This cancer is malignant […]

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Empowering Cancer Patients with Life-Saving Findings

When it comes to integrative cancer treatment, I always emphasize the importance of “patient-driven medicine.” Patient-driven medicine is what true integrative medicine is about. It embraces the principle of equality between patient and doctor, and each treatment program is tailored to the patient’s individual needs, desires and comfort level, with a focus on non-biased and […]

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Cancer – What To Say

STOP telling us to “Stay Positive”! Seriously, I am talking to all those of you who when talking to a friend with cancer, tilt your head, pat us on the back or hand and uttered such words as “Just Stay Strong” or “Keep a Positive Outlook”. You are not helping! Its infuriating to say the […]

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6 Ways To Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is considered the most dreaded diseases of women. And if you know the symptoms from an early age, her chances of developing into cancer is much lower than older women. And if the cancer attacks, its nature will be more aggressive, according to Debra Mangino, MD, of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New […]

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Diet Tips for Cancer Patients

Experts believe that following a well-balanced diet for cancer can be an important part of cancer cure. A well-balanced diet and good nutrition give the body proper raw material and energy needed in this battle against the cancerous cells. Here are some practical and helpful tips that you can use today in your battle against […]

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Healthcare Screenings for Females

Healthcare screenings for women are crucial as illnesses may be diagnosed at an early stage and know-how of such screenings can also cause condition avoidance. Common screenings for females are mammograms and blood pressure checks. Some screenings is often carried out in a doctor’s office when other screenings which require unique equipments are normally accomplished […]

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Bladder Cancer – Health care A to Z

Summary *The bladder is located in the lower abdomen and forms part of the urinary tract. *Most start in the cells lining the bladder. *The most common type is transitional cell cancer, which accounts for 90-95 % of . *It does not tend to run in families, but the cells of certain individuals seem to […]

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Seven Signs of Cancer in Women

There are several types of cancer that are normally found in women, which include breast, cervical, ovarian, vaginal, and colon cancer. As a woman, you need to know the warning signs of each of those diseases to be able to prevent them from occurring. If you experience any of these symptoms and you suspect that […]

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