Archive for the ‘Cancer’ Category

  • Colon Cancer Early Symptoms

    Feb 28, 09 • Cancer1 Comment
    Colon Cancer Early Symptoms

    Colon cancer, also known as colorectal cancer or bowel cancer, is a cancer that develops in the colon or rectum. The cancer is most curable when detected before the development of the symptoms or during early symptoms. One of the important colon cancer early symptoms is rectal bleeding. But unfortunately, most people mistakenly consider the [&hellip...

  • Common Ingredients of Supplements for Prostate Health

    Feb 26, 09 • CancerNo Comments
    Common Ingredients of Supplements for Prostate Health

    The increasing number of men suffering from prostate disorders has resulted in the pharmaceutical industry’s development of various products that act as supplements for prostate health. These products are not meant to cure disorders such as prostatitis, enlarged prostate and cancer; instead, they are formulated to help keep the prostate gland healthy and less susceptible [&hellip...

  • Cancer – The Chemical Connection

    Feb 24, 09 • Cancer, WellnessNo Comments
    Cancer – The Chemical Connection

    Everyday we are exposed to numerous pollutants and you would have to be incredibly deluded not to make some association between modern society and ill health...

  • Radiation Therapy For Prostate Cancer Treatment

    Feb 24, 09 • CancerNo Comments
    Radiation Therapy For Prostate Cancer Treatment

    Radiation therapy, also commonly known as radiotherapy, is the most frequently prescribed prostate cancer treatment. It is designed to kill off your cancerous cells with high energy radiation beams however even with the accurateness of the process today some normal body cells are inevitably also killed during radiotherapy sessions. This accounts for any side effects [&hellip...

  • Mesothelioma – Cancer of the lung lining

    Feb 23, 09 • CancerNo Comments
    Mesothelioma – Cancer of the lung lining

    Mesothelioma is a very rare form of lung cancer that arises in the mesothelium. The mesothelium is made up of parietal and visceral membranes, thin layers of tissue, which surround organs and body cavities, such as the lungs or abdomen. The visceral membrane immediately surrounds the organ, and the parietal membrane is a sac covering. [&hellip...

  • Cancer Biopsy Cases Pervade Medical Clinics

    Feb 22, 09 • Cancer2 Comments
    Cancer Biopsy Cases Pervade Medical Clinics

    The term biopsy literally means a view of life and literally means from the Greek “bio” meaning life, and “-psy” meaning vision. A biopsy is literally a look at living tissue, and is a test used for cancer diagnosis. Any tissue or organ in the body has the capacity to be biopsied, and there are [&hellip...

  • Cancer Information: Preparing for the Worst

    Feb 20, 09 • CancerNo Comments
    Cancer Information: Preparing for the Worst

    According to the 2007 report of the World Health Organization, the next thirty years will witness a significant global rise, in the number of deaths due to non-communicable diseases, especially cancer. This prediction is mainly due to the ageing of the population of the world...

  • Alternative Cancer Treatments – Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

    Feb 19, 09 • CancerNo Comments
    Alternative Cancer Treatments – Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

    Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy is a treatment which essentially involves providing the body with extra oxygen. The word ‘Hyper’ means ‘increased’ and ‘Baric’ refers to pressure. As we all know, Oxygen is one of the gases in the air that we breathe and is essential for life. The air that we breathe normally contains 21% oxygen...

  • How Does Sunlight Affect Breast Cancer?

    Feb 12, 09 • CancerNo Comments
    How Does Sunlight Affect Breast Cancer?

    If one is to believe Esther John, an epidemiologist of Northern California Cancer Center, a daily dose of sunlight can decrease the chances of breast cancer by an amazing 40%. A short walk in the sun can also relieve stress and increase blood circulation in addition to reducing the risk of breast cancer. It is [&hellip...