Category: Cancer

Mesothelioma – Cancer of the lung lining 0

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,...

Cancer Biopsy Cases Pervade Medical Clinics 2

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...

Cancer Information: Preparing for the Worst 0

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...

How Does Sunlight Affect Breast Cancer? 0

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...