Archive for the ‘Cancer’ Category

  • 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...