Published: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:56:55 -0600
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 07:59:16 -0600The most wonderful time of the year is not so wonderful when you and your family are struggling with hardship. A cancer diagnosis or cancer treatment during the holidays can make it especially difficult to find joy in celebration, but that does not mean it is impossible. There are steps you can take to, not forget about your cancer, but work with it so that you can find ways to enjoy the season, even if you may not be able to participate in the same events you used to, at least in the same way.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:20:44 -0600While there are cancer risk factors that aren't always completely in our control, there is a category of risk factors that is: Lifestyle. Jean-Paul Sartre said "We are our choices" and this holds true when it comes to health.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:19:37 -0600Cancers is among the leading causes of death worldwide. According to the American Cancer Society, about 1,685,210 new cancer diagnoses are expected by the end of 2016. Also, approximately 595,690 deaths are expected. With these numbers, it is understandable to have concerns over one's health and future. As such, being aware of the risk factors associated with cancers can help you take the necessary steps to safeguard your health and to help protect your future. Some of these risk factors come from our surrounding environment.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:18:32 -0600According to the National cancer Institute: "Cancer is a genetic disease-that is, cancer is caused by certain changes to genes that control the way our cells function, especially how they grow and divide. These changes include mutations in the DNA that makes up our genes." As this quote claims, changes to our genes, such as mutations in the DNA, can increase the risk of cancer. These changes are either Inherited or Acquired.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:17:12 -0600So you've been told your cancer will be treated with chemotherapy. What does that mean exactly? Are the side-effects as bad as you've heard? How effective is it? Why not another type of treatment? What about immunotherapy? These are important questions you should ask your doctor, but, to give you a head-start, here is some basic information on these two common types of cancer treatment: Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:17:10 -0600When your oncologist tells you that you'll be undergoing radiation therapy for your cancer, a lot of questions may be going through your mind that you may not ask. It is completely understandable that you may be overwhelmed and just don't want to think about the next set of challenges you'll be facing, but not knowing what lies ahead can make treatment a more difficult process. Being aware of the common types of cancer treatment and their side effects can help prepare you for the realities of cancer treatment and give you the information necessary to have a thorough conversation about treatment options with your doctor.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 14:46:31 -0600Cancer treatment can take a toll on a patient's energy levels, emotions, and physical body. Take a look at several ways a patient can stay healthy during these therapies.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 14:35:44 -0600Don't let the title fool you. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States. It is not a myth or misconception that cancer is a terrible disease, however common ideas about how cancer starts and spreads, though they may be popular ideas, are often scientifically wrong and rooted in old theories. The National Cancer Institute (NCI) says it best: "... wrong ideas about cancer can lead to needless worry and even hinder good prevention and treatment decisions."
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 14:35:35 -0600Cancer is the name given to a collection of related diseases where some of the body's cells begin to divide uncontrollably and spread into surrounding tissues. There are many specific types of cancers, but, generally, cancers fall under five major categories: carcinoma, sarcoma, melanoma, lymphoma, and leukemia.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:41:29 -0500If you take Propranolol, a beta-blocker commonly used to treat anxiety disorders, you'll be pleased to know that a new clinical study has suggested its ability to prevent cancer. Existing animal and human data has already hinted at the drug's success in treating a number of tumour types, but this pioneering clinical research indicates that it could contain cancer-fighting properties, too.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:23:20 -0500Normally cancer is considered as incurable if it is detected towards the fag-end of its life-cycle. The survival rate is more if it is found out in the first or second stage of its progression. Even in such a scenario, the patient has to undergo a lot of trauma due to the chemotherapy as this approach kills even the normal cells. A group of researchers have come out with a new method of treating cancer using the life-giving oxygen. In this article, we are explaining the salient features of this ground-breaking study.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:05:34 -0500Cancer is a dangerous disease which is rapidly increasing in today's time. Cancers are of different types, including, Brain, Breast, Blood, Bladder, Lung, Cervical, Ovarian, Colorectal, Pancreatic, Esophageal, Kidney, Skin, Thyroid, Liver, Uterine, etc. This article contains a little information about Bone Cancer, types of Bone Cancer along with its symptom. We should really thankful to the top medical universities, which provide an open door opportunity to the ambitious students. Indeed, these accredited best medical universities contribute a lot by providing excellent medical education to students so that they can involve themselves in the up to date researches for the healthcare of the patients.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:13:10 -0500The nature of our personal role, if any, in what some call our "final exit" is fraught with emotional, religious and legal complications. Not many have the freedom or the desire to choose when to die, and few think of anything remotely like a plan to "die healthy." This essay addresses these matters from a REAL wellness perspective.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:07:37 -0500The most common treatment for cancer is to surgically remove the tumor and the surrounding tissue. It is one of the oldest types of cancer treatment and remains as the most effective way to treat it. However, after surgery, it is highly essential that patients follow all the post operative care as recommended by the doctor.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 07:51:52 -0500Cancer is the name given to the collection of affected cells that affects the normal adjacent cells and cause the spread of it to the other regions and making one's body immune system week and affecting the other organs and parts too. When cancer comes to the worst stage, the cells multiply in large number and your natural defense system is not there to help you with the diseases. But not to worry, the article to written to show you a path to treat cancer without the surgery and the approach is oral chemotherapy.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 10:44:52 -0500Cancer is one of the most common infections seen in the age group of 18-40 years. Those who work with cancer patients, we wish cancer was not so common not so daunting, not so overwhelming and scary. But the reality is that there is a desperate need for accurate information trustworthy information and even more urgent desire for a cure, and ultimately, a prevention plan. Many researchers believe that the best way to treat cancer is using a multidimensional approach. To treat cancer, a proper diet and medication plan has to follow.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 15:06:20 -0500There are many surprisingly simply ways to beat cancer. Conversely there are a number of ways to feed it. Learn some simple things you can do now without breaking the bank.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:57:49 -0500According to a study conducted by The University of Western Australia in Perth, eating mushrooms daily may reduce breast cancer risk by nearly two thirds. A vegetarian diet can do wonders for one's health and well-being. Nancy shows you how in the following article. Also, Kaiser Permanente, the largest managed healthcare organization in the United States, has published a remarkable nutritional update for physicians. Kaiser is now telling doctors that healthy eating may best be achieved with a plant-based diet."Research shows that plant-based diets are cost-effective, low-risk interventions that may lower body mass index, blood pressure, HbA1C, and cholesterol levels. "They may also reduce the number of medications needed to treat chronic diseases and lower ischemic heart disease mortality rates. Physicians should consider recommending a plant-based diet to all their patients, especially those with high blood pressure, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer or obesity."
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:43:25 -0500I've been on the front line working with cancer patients and their families for 20 years. People unfamiliar with the psychological impact of having cancer often cringe and imagine it is "depressing." On the contrary, working with cancer patients is piercing, engaging, intense, meaningful, transcendent, but not depressing, and this is why...
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 13:59:47 -0500It was a fine afternoon of 30th October 2015, my mobile rung. "Our aunt is no more, last she breath was 8.45 this morning". It was my elder sis informing me of my Aunt's death. She was suffering from Breast Cancer. She had many more problems too.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:45:03 -0500Cancer is one of the many conditions for which there is no pinpoint cure or solution. Every individual is going to be affected differently by it, and is going to react differently to treatments which are available for it. With this in mind, there have been a number of studies done on how to shrink tumor cells, many which have relied on the use of bee venom in the treatment process. So, does bee venom truly have the ability treat cancer and shrink tumor cells? These are a few things which researchers have found.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 06:58:51 -0500Cancer causes and prevention is a high priority in the medical industry. What is Radon and why is it a subject of concern when it comes to lung cancer.
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 13:45:56 -0500Jimmy Carter's cancer cure has been a breakthrough and godsend for many people expected to negotiate this terrible disease. The big difference is his treatment was successful without the use of traditional and nauseating chemotherapy.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:51:35 -0500Lance Armstrong, a multi-title cyclist, has faced many complications with cancer and was fighting tough to beat the malignancy. Though he has managed to survive the cause, money was required to promote the disease related research.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:08:26 -0500The incidence of cancer has increased many fold in the last few years due to the sedentary lifestyle of the people. Apart from this, they have switched to junk or fast foods that are rich in fat and fatty acids. Despite the change in food habits, they have not resorted to exercise to burn off extra fat accumulated in the body. This is the major reason for the increase in cancer. In this article, we would be looking at the steps to avoid the spread of this deadly disease.
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:14:47 -0500Terry Fox was an athlete with an extraordinary motivation and spirit. At a very young age, one of his legs was amputated due to cancer. Despite this misfortune, in 1980, he ran across Canada in the Marathon of Hope in an attempt to raise $1 million for cancer research.
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 10:57:17 -0500In the modern style of living, illness is becoming more common among everyone, predominantly amongst those who do not take worthy precaution about their health. Alike the lifestyle there is much development in the medical science and we can see number of treatment centers to help those who have been diagnosed and also to share tips on how to prevent Sarcoma.
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 10:13:37 -0500Being diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma is a nightmare. Is there a cure for this form of cancer? Find out treatment options and ways to slow down the growth of the tumor.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:33:11 -0500Arriving a few minutes late to a youth girls Bible Study I run, having all sat down at the pergola where we meet, I asked, "Let's check in... how is everyone... who's going to go first?" One of the girls, brimming with excited news, couldn't contain herself. Her demeanour wasn't unusual. This girl is often at the forefront of things. But there was something different. She had a smirk on her face that belied what she was about to share. "Fiona (not her real name) has got cancer!"
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 15:07:47 -0500If any of your family members or friends has been affected by cancer, you may be thinking about possible ways to support them. Sometimes, a simple, small gesture means a lot.
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 10:36:41 -0500Cancer is a fatal disease in which abnormal cells divide rapidly and destroy tissues of the body. One of the most challenging ailments known, it has been affecting a large number of people. While previously the field of medical science did not have knowledge of how to cure the disease, today there are a broad range of treatments available which can be given to the patients suffering from cancer. Being a common disease today, it is utmost essential to know about the ailment and make lifestyle changes to avoid suffering cancer.
Tue, 31 May 2016 11:00:04 -0500Oral cancer can be diagnosed through visual signs that are apparent during a dental visit. For this reason it is important to visit your dentist at least twice per year.
Tue, 31 May 2016 09:33:47 -0500Cancer is at epidemic levels in the United States. The five year survival rate for conventional treatment of most forms of cancer is less than 10 percent. Conventional methods do not cure cancer. They prolong life for a few years.
Tue, 24 May 2016 15:45:18 -0500This is a subject close to my heart as it is one year since my dear sister succumbed to the disease. It wasn't only the pain of the growing tumour in her pancreas that caused her problem, but the great depression of being given a death sentence. Every day she dwelled on the fact that she was dying and there was no way she could be comforted as the facts were stark.
Mon, 23 May 2016 06:40:45 -0500Air traffic is increasing to the extent that millions of flights happen daily and with each plane in the air there is pollution on the ground and in the sea. The news in Australia is that an Air Force Base in New South Wales has polluted the sea to such an extent that commercial fishing is now banned in the area. Scientists have not only found links to carcinogenic conditions in the water, but also to the thyroid, liver, lungs, and the list goes on.
Thu, 19 May 2016 15:58:27 -0500It is a wretched disease that takes the life of anyone from babies to the aged while the causes of it are often ignored by those who are doomed by their own behaviour. Babies born with cancer are a different matter and some don't live past the first few days of life. Others are not even diagnosed until a few months or years have passed.
Thu, 19 May 2016 15:15:13 -0500Miracles happen all around the world as people come to the expectation and truth that Jesus is God and they are healed in that name. Before my eyes there are miracles taking place. Bones heal in seconds, cancer disappears, and other diseases are wiped clean.
Thu, 19 May 2016 06:54:45 -0500Cancer treatment includes the use of a combination of radiation therapy, chemotherapy and surgery. All of these treatments have some side effects such as nausea, fatigue and pain. Side effects could last for a long time or could take over your daily life!
Thu, 19 May 2016 06:20:02 -0500To be told one has cancer is horrendous, but to then be informed that it is terminal with no help available to stop it is a death sentence that not many can face. There are some cancers that are far worse than others. Skin cancer, for example, is usually able to be spotted and treated successfully.
Thu, 19 May 2016 05:58:05 -0500My dear sister died of pancreatic cancer one year ago and every day she is in my thoughts. That is natural enough among siblings but the pain she went through haunts me. As one with a close link to the Spirit of the Universe, the real God, who has been led me with healing to many over the last 30 or so years it was incredible to know that she was not healed.
Mon, 16 May 2016 06:08:02 -0500There has been a substantial drop in the number of smokers in Australia since action was taken by the Government to put extra tax on tobacco products and to ban cigarettes advertising on the media. Cancer rates, however, have not declined but have actually increased. Because we are exposed to different types of the disease and some cancers can take years to manifest...
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:12:07 -0500The body is host for the spirit of the universe, the only God. It is extremely jealous and sensitive to anything that comes from the world. Unaware of it people tend to take in everything they can from the latter and they fill their bodies with aggressive forces that bring darkness and disease into it.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 06:43:03 -0500The medical world has uncovered many physical causes of cancer, but it will never touch on the loss of spirit as a contributor because the discipline is focused on non-spiritual events. Following my reincarnation and with a strong link to the spirit of the Universe it commissioned me to tear down the wall of deceit and confusion because we are in the last days. Religion, however, has put up the barrier and created the fog through which few can discern spiritual power.
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:36:54 -0500Chronic stress over a period of time can cause many illnesses in human body. Many studies have been conducted to prove this. Here are some facts relating stress to cancer.
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:47:55 -0500The screams of people who suffer from cancer is incredible. The debate in Australia as in many other nations is should euthanasia be allowed? The right to die is something that touches us all in one way or another.
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 06:30:18 -0500There is no doubt that cancer and smoking go hand in hand and yet people continue to put their lives at risk by using the drug. Watching my sister die an agonising death against her desire to live warning others against the consequences of the habit is something I need to do. Cancer is an insidious disease that causes a lump to develop and then it grows forcing tissues to split apart and the bigger the cancer the greater the pain.
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:26:52 -0500Are you suffering from cancer? Do you have a family member who is in pain because of this ailment? Read on to know more of pain management tips when you or someone you love is suffering from cancer.
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 07:43:30 -0500Cancer may be one of the most painful things anyone can experience. It has many different levels from acute to chronic pain and finding ways to manage that pain is a goal for any cancer patient.
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 07:15:02 -0500You never think cancer will touch your life, til it does. Throat cancer is not the most common cancer, but it is life changing.
Tue, 05 Apr 2016 06:24:09 -0500The number of people with cancer is growing rapidly and one must ask why? In my childhood we rarely heard of it although my grandmother died of cervical cancer when I was just 13 years of age. It sent me on a search at that time to try to understand what it is that causes it and my medical studies led on from there.
Tue, 05 Apr 2016 06:23:45 -0500I have had some wonderful medical providers in my life during the challenges of menopause. They have been supportive, caring and innovative. Any woman who has had a hormone-related cancer may benefit from the information I am going to share.
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 09:55:44 -0500If you or any of your loved ones have been faced with a cancer diagnosis, you will probably be asking yourself questions like: "how did this happen?", "what does this mean?", "am I going to die?" and the most difficult question is: "what should I do?" A cancer diagnosis can leave you shocked, in denial, resentful, angry and overwhelmed. Given your stressful circumstances, complex medical system and advice flowing at you from all directions, it can be very difficult to make a choice about the best approach to deal with your disease.
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 14:37:24 -0500The best treatment for cancer is the finished evacuation of the tumor with no harm to other parts of the body. Accomplishing such sort of cure with close to zero unfavorable impacts is conceivable with surgery. However, there is dependably a chance that the growth attacks the contiguous tissues or it could likewise spread to distant sites in the body.
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:57:34 -0600As science tries to find a solution for the treatment of cancer the number suffering from it is increasing. My sister recently died of the disease and watching her suffer was almost as painful for me as it was for her. But she smoked and the risk of contracting the elements to manifest a cancerous growth is high is you abuse your body with drugs of any type.
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:00:44 -0600When one is diagnosed with cancer, it is an overwhelming realization. Shock, followed by depression are normal, but then they are ready to take the reins and discover what type of treatment will be best for them.
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 09:53:06 -0600With one out of three people diagnosed with cancer every day, no wonder why cancer is one of the most feared diseases. Most probably you have closely witnessed the effects that cancer has had on a loved one and how treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation can rob someone of his health and vitality and leave him and his family in a helpless situation.
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 07:53:19 -0600The most ideal treatment for cancer is the complete removal of the tumor without any damage to the rest of the body. Achieving such kind of cure with near zero adverse effects is possible with surgery; however there is always a chance that the cancer invades the adjacent tissues or it could also spread to distant sites in the body. This reduces the effectiveness of the surgery even if it was expertly performed.
Wed, 02 Mar 2016 15:48:05 -0600Drugs, chemotherapy, and radiation do not provide a cure for cancer. It is much easier to prevent cancer than to treat it once it takes hold. The following are three key actions to cancer prevention.
Wed, 02 Mar 2016 10:04:20 -0600Dr Ryke Geerd Hamer is a doctor who made an unusual observation about cancer. With cancer tragedy in his family, he connected the disease to a sudden shock, and found a way to study the correlation scientifically.
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 15:25:22 -0600"You know, she has been diagnosed with Cancer, and she was such a healthy person!" This is a statement we seem to be hearing too much nowadays. From knowing someone, who knew someone with Cancer, this disease has been spreading to such an extent that we all know someone in our immediate circle living with Cancer. In fact, Cancer is the second highest killer in India, just after heart attacks.
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 11:15:08 -0600It was in a regular checkup as my doctor said that there was a strange noise in my lungs. He told me that I would have to do a screening in the hospital to find out if there would be something wrong.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 06:28:52 -0600Since my diagnosis over twenty years ago, there have been major advances in the science of treating tumors. Much of these advances is in the area of genomic testing.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:35:13 -0600We all know that Turmeric can cure many diseases. A recent research has proven that certain molecules in Curcumin can obstruct the divisions or growth of cancer cells. This article focuses on this subject.
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 06:54:37 -0600Why are you feeling upset, why are you giving up? There is no stop sign to tell you that it is the end. The road goes far beyond your imaginary stop sign.
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 07:32:25 -0600When parents have major decisions to make in regards to the life of their child, perhaps in a critically ill situation, will God hold any weight at all in the decision? If the child was healed according to God's message to the family, will they believe in Him, or hedge on the doctors who might only have "experimental drugs" left to use on the patient, at the cost of the child's death? Read this article based on the true cases of two children whose parents came to a wall with absolutely no margin for error.
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 15:03:56 -0600This is the true story of Patricia, a terminal patient. She was found crying in her room at the Rehab ward of a hospital in South Florida. She was waiting out her final days before going to hospice, when a friend of mine stopped over to pray for her. My friend used to visit the Cancer ward only as a volunteer. She wasn't authorized to visit the Rehab ward. On March 6, 2014, she paid Patricia a visit. In life there are people that are assigned like angels to do errands for God. On that day, Patricia was paid a visit and it saved her life against all odds.
Wed, 23 Dec 2015 12:11:27 -0600In the world there are people who specialize in praying for others, and there are also those who heal through visions. All are gifts that can only come from God, and the more a person uses those gifts freely, the more he or she will be able to use them for others. This is a true story of a poster child who attracted the attention of someone willing to help her because it is Christmas, a time to give.
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:04:07 -0600The battle against cancer hasn't slowed down in 2015. Many new treatment options are surfacing that couldn't have come to fruition if it weren't for professionally orchestrated clinical trials. Experts continue to conduct trials on willing patients, hopeful that they'll be a part of the next big discovery.
Mon, 09 Nov 2015 08:04:14 -0600Certain types of cancer treatments could damage the organs surrounding it. Hear Mention long list of do's and don'ts after the treatment so follow them religiously for a better quality of life later.
Tue, 03 Nov 2015 09:18:54 -0600Cancer is an uncontrolled growth of cells usually occurring when normal cells undergo genetic mutation in a sustained manner and for prolonged periods. There is a failure on the part of the cells to stop dividing and growing and from undergoing a programmed death. There are nearly 200 different types of known cancers. Cancer causes include heredity; tobacco smoke; radiation; ultraviolet radiation from the sun; food toxins; and environmental chemicals. Cancer results when these causes bring about an increase in oncogenes and reduction in tumour suppressor genes, DNA repair genes, and self-destruction genes.
Tue, 03 Nov 2015 07:01:43 -0600It is time to look at some facts. The latest edict handed down by The World Health Organization is causing a great lot of agitation and confusion. The general public tends to take what "World," "National," "Global," and "US" organizations write and then disseminate (word for word) as gospel. When faced with information that potentially stands to change something as intimate as eating habits, some discernment is called for.
Tue, 03 Nov 2015 06:11:05 -0600"Everything causes cancer"... just not true. This thought often engrains a sense of helplessness.The truth is, if we understand what cancer is, it helps us better understand prevention. Instead - let's give ourselves control and motivation... So let's think of cancer as a virus that has messed with the HTML of our cell's genetic code. A life to prevent cancer is a life to prevent all of our chronic illnesses, and infuses us with energy & power. A health and fitness program that does not work at the cellular level, is superficial at best. Unfortunately most fitness programs are about the outside and that does NOT assure cellular fitness, at all.
Thu, 22 Oct 2015 09:28:27 -0500After being diagnosed with a tumor, your first goal is to plan your cancer therapy with your doctor. There are many options though there are three main choices most doctors will mention.
Tue, 20 Oct 2015 08:39:37 -0500Sometimes diseases don't kill people but the fear does. If people feel bad about a disease they feel very depressed. This will only add to the problems. Cancer is not a curse, if detected early and treated appropriately, it could be cured. This article discusses the outline of cancer, treatment and the knowledge.
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 07:07:03 -0500Cancer treatment today is highly advanced and also depending on the stage and the type, the most common options are surgery, radiation therapy and chemotherapy. Here are a few tips that will help you about understanding cancer and its treatment options.
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 13:47:47 -0500Cancer to most people is a death warrant. No sane person would want that. So it makes perfect sense to learn more about it and take preventive measures. Just by taking some advice and doing them is better than not doing them at all. Do your research and implement what you think are the best advices. To your health!
Mon, 05 Oct 2015 13:08:11 -0500Did you know that cancer can not live in an alkaline body? Our immune system is what heals us, not medication. See what you can do to become more alkaline.
Mon, 05 Oct 2015 11:27:28 -0500Cancer is a most malignant scourge. But, it is the research to find a cure that continues in fleecing the American public out of billions of dollars every year. For no apparent reason other than greed by the pharmaceutical industry, our elected officials and insurance companies the American public continues to be deceived by the media, much of the medical community and the FDA into thinking that the only way to come up with a cancer cure is to donate more money into it's research.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 15:34:48 -0500Obesity is associated with increased risk of many cancers including esophagus, thyroid, colon and rectum, kidney, pancreas, gallbladder, breast (after menopause) and uterus. If the global obesity epidemic continues at the present state, despite the new advances in diagnosis and treatment of cancers, the number of cancer cases will ever increase. But one third of cancer cases are preventable if we adopt healthy lifestyle including eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, maintaining a healthy body weight, quitting smoking, and reducing/quitting alcohol.
Thu, 17 Sep 2015 12:50:38 -0500Turns out there is one thing that (most) Americans can agree on - stopping cancer. Nearly three in four American voters favor increasing federal funding for cancer research, according to the results of a new national survey conducted on behalf of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). Hopefully, support for federal funds for cancer research will be raised in the Republican Presidential Debates on CNN tonight.
Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:50:33 -0500Most nutritionists recommend that we take a good multivitamin-mineral supplement, too, since it can be difficult to get all you need from foods alone. It is known that cancer thrives in an acidic environment and it cannot survive in an alkaline environment. Many of the foods listed in this article will help you to become more alkaline and less acidic. That is a good thing to help reduce your odds of getting cancer and for being healthier.
Wed, 19 Aug 2015 09:13:32 -0500Bone cancers either start in the bone cells or start elsewhere and spread to the bones. There are treatment options available. Here we shall discuss a few bone cancer treatments available today.
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 08:43:12 -0500Today, the technology is improved so much that we have an app for almost everything like the apps for news, social networking, banking, entertainment and so on. Now the news is that, the scientists of Brown University have built an app called MAGI (Mutation Annotation and Genome Interpretation) using which the users can compare their results with several cancer genetic datasets. Basically, 'MAGI' is an interactive and open source application which allows clinicians and researchers to investigate the traces of cancer.
Thu, 13 Aug 2015 11:17:51 -0500Gold nanorods are considered as a great breakthrough in the cancer detection field. These nanorods are useful in the detection of the cancer cells and give accurate results.
Thu, 06 Aug 2015 11:38:16 -0500Cervical cancer is a cancer involving the cervix, a part of the female reproductive tract. Cervix functions as the short tube that connects the vagina to the uterus. This is where the menses or the superficial layer of the uterine walls flow to be expulsed in the vagina.
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:57:32 -0500Over-Cooking your foods is a slow way of shortening your life. A recent article discovers startling dangers when foods are cooked at high temperatures.
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:10:56 -0500Cancer is one of the most common chronic diseases of our time, caused by the breaking down of the body's immune system due to toxins and nutritional deficiencies. The only holistic way to treat the disease is to reverse these conditions by detoxifying the body and flooding it with organic nutrients.
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:04:03 -0500Yes it can. At least it's a contributing factor to healing, according to science and the Huffington Post. The American Cancer Society recently released their projected statistics on cancer in America stating that in 2015, there will be more than 1.
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:31:58 -0500Among the diseases, cancer can be the biggest enemy for all of us. We can eat many kinds of food to fight against it, however, we also can eat some food for a preventive against cancer. You may ask what kinds of food have this function? Here I will introduce some for you.
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:36:01 -0500Considering the possibility that you may have cancer is downright overwhelming and terrifying. Yet it is just as important that you stay vigilant and get any possible symptoms and signs checked away instantly. Here are 10 common cancer symptoms that most people ignore, but actually are a call for action.
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:08:20 -0500It's not fun to think about getting cancer, and it's not much fun to have to change the way you live your life. But a few small tweaks here and there might just give you the help you need to stave off the potentially deadly disease later in life.
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:32:17 -0500The bladder is an organ located in the lower part of the abdomen and is responsible to store urine that is produced by the kidneys. Here we discuss the possible causes, signs and symptoms as well as bladder cancer treatment.
Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:37:23 -0500Over the past two decades, studies have found that black cumin is also particularly useful against cancer. The seeds of black cumin contain a compound called Thymoquinone which fights cancer by promoting the natural killing process of the cells called apoptosis.
Thu, 09 Jul 2015 09:36:30 -0500Hearing the word 'Cancer' brings terror to most of our faces. Anyone who has, has had, or is around a relative/ friend who has been diagnosed with the disease will know how traumatizing it can be. Reports also state that it is the second biggest cause of death and is currently growing at the rate of 11 per cent every year.
Tue, 07 Jul 2015 15:38:29 -0500As a teenager studying to become a medical professional, I wanted to research "Cancer in Teens". Many young people don't usually relate cancer with teens. Cancer is more common in adults, so it's likely that you know someone who has had it, such as an older relative or someone in a friend's family. But teens can get particular types of cancer, too.
Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:12:30 -0500Cancer is a disease everyone has heard of because it belongs to few of those dark truths that continue to haunt man. Oncology is the diagnostic study and specialization in its treatment.
Tue, 23 Jun 2015 07:06:25 -0500Cancer comes in various forms. They are an abnormal growth of a group of cells within the body that grow and spread to different parts. Cancer is commonly known as malignant carcinoma. It is a disease that normally manages to mask itself within the human body, causing symptoms that are attributed to other diseases before cancer is determined as the cause. Often, a patient diagnosed with cancer feels that his/her life has ended. Fortunately, we live in the 21st century, where great advancements in medical science have helped to control or eradicate this disease. This has led to a healthy and more prosperous life for survivors.
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:09:17 -0500Oncology focuses on the many forms of cancer. It includes detection of cancer, the treatment of it and support for the patient and their families.
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:07:40 -0500Cancer is a known as a group of various diseases that are commonly caused by an unregulated well growth. It is also called a malignant neoplasm and can result in death.
Fri, 12 Jun 2015 10:55:11 -0500This article seeks to provide commentary on the subject of "blood de-acidification" as a way to cure cancer. I will attempt to unpack some of the controversial aspects of this approach and hopefully shed some light.