Cancer & Oncology : Health & Medical
There are number of health problems people are facing in today's polluted environment. However, the number of diseases has also increased. It is very important to make sure that you are not s
Smokers wake up! Too much pollution around you? Don't be surprised if you are diagnosed for lung cancer.
In recent years, much research has been done on ways to prevent breast cancer and other disease. Much of the research has focused on green tea, which has been shown in many studies to have cancer preventing qualities. So much research has been done, in fact, that Japans medical community now calls g
Cancer has been an important part of human history, dating as far back as 1500 B.C. in Ancient Egypt. As most people would expect, the first cases of cancer were believed to be inflicted by the Gods themselves by such ancient civilizations, among other theories with no true scientific approach. Unfo
About PDQPhysician Data Query (PDQ) is the National Cancer Institute's (NCI's) comprehensive cancer information database. The PDQ database contains summaries of the latest published information on cancer prevention, detection, genetics, treatment, supportive care, and complementary and ...
A cancer patient will probably not have thought much about clinical trials until asked to participate in one, as I was after being diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ. Quite often this request is made just after the traumatic moment of being given the cancer diagnosis: not the ideal moment to co
How do newly diagnosed patients know they are getting the best therapy for their cancer? The first step toward getting what you need is to get a second opinion by an expert who thinks about your type of cancer every day.
What does western medicine offer us today for the treatment of cancer, toxic chemicals and nuclear radiation which all destroys the immune system? If you have been diagnosed with cancer we know with certainty that ...
Malignant mesothelioma is an extremely rare form of malignancy that occurs because of being exposed to asbestos materials. Hazardous asbestos is found in lots of materials used for constructing homes, buildings, and schools. If you are remodeling your home or working on ceiling tiles, floor tiles, a
Cancer refers to a broad range of diseases which share in their basic salient characteristic---the development of mutant cells within the body that will cause the death of the patient if left untreated. Cancer patients are faced with a number of choices once a diagnosis is made; there are many trea
How much thought do you give to the swimwear you buy? Most people are just concerned about what their swimsuits look like, but what they should be concerned about is whether the suit they choose will help reduce their risk of developing skin cancer. The more sunburns you get, the higher your risk of