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Celebrities With Breast Cancer

Celebrities With Breast Cancer

While no one wants to hear of other people being stricken with cancer, celebrities with breast cancer often use their illness to help make people more aware of the risks of breast cancer as well as give others with the disease hope that they can overcome it as well. Edie Falco, star of both HBO show......[Read More]
Are There Any Early Symptoms? Prostate Cancer Early Development

Are There Any Early Symptoms? Prostate Cancer Early Development

Like many other cancers, there are no typical early symptoms. Prostate cancer is not usually noticed when the tumor begins growing in the prostate. Complaints caused by the disease don't begin until relatively later stages.......[Read More]
A Simple Alternative Cure For All Cancers, That Works

A Simple Alternative Cure For All Cancers, That Works

Unlike much of the orthodox medicine, alternative approaches to healing, typically honours the wisdom and capability of the human body. Their goal is to support and strengthen the powerful healing forces already at work within us. There are many that have been of great value to countless number of p......[Read More]
Breast Cancer Treatment - Chemotherapy and Hormonal Therapy

Breast Cancer Treatment - Chemotherapy and Hormonal Therapy

The majority of breast cancers today are diagnosed at early stages, meaning that the cancer may or may not have spread to lymph nodes, but does not involve skin or muscle. Even in early-stage breast cancer, with small tumors and no involvement of lymph nodes, adjuvant treatments may prolong life and......[Read More]
Stress Reduction in Cancer Patients May Pay Off

Stress Reduction in Cancer Patients May Pay Off

Cancer patients who learn to cope with their stress can have improvement in stress-related biomarkers after a short time, new research suggests.......[Read More]
Symptoms of a Cracked Tongue

Symptoms of a Cracked Tongue

Cracked tongue is a condition marked by grooves or cracks in the tongue. The condition also has several other names, such as scrotal tongue, furrowed tongue, lingua plicata and grooved tongue. In most cases, people are born with it, but it may not become very noticeable until they grow older. Though......[Read More]
Ovarian Cystadenoma - What it is and What to Expect

Ovarian Cystadenoma - What it is and What to Expect

An ovarian cystadenoma is a rare type of functional ovarian cyst. While it is generally not malignant or cancerous, it does require surgery in order to remove it.......[Read More]
What is Mesothelioma?

What is Mesothelioma?

1. What is Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a form of cancer. Cancerous cells are found in the mesothelium, a protective sac that covers most of the body's internal organs. Mesothelioma is a benign (noncancerous) or malignant ... ......[Read More]
Mitomycin

Mitomycin

Mitomycin is a chemotherapy drug. It's trade names are Mutamycin, Mitomycin-C and MTC.......[Read More]
Bone Cancer Can Be Cured

Bone Cancer Can Be Cured

As with other cancers, bone cancer treatment depends on the size, type, location and stage, including whether it has spread to the lungs or other parts of the body, general health. Surgery Surgery is the ... ......[Read More]
What Is Retinoblastoma in Dogs?

What Is Retinoblastoma in Dogs?

Retinoblastoma is a cancerous tumor of the retina, which is the part of the eye that senses light. It usually affects children under the age of 6 but can also appear in dogs.......[Read More]
Cancer Miracles - Here Are 3 Miracles That Are Proven to Cure Cancer

Cancer Miracles - Here Are 3 Miracles That Are Proven to Cure Cancer

Would you like to discover some cancer miracles that will help you or someone you love overcome cancer? If so, then you are in the right place.......[Read More]
Breast Cancer During Pregnancy: Its Your Call, Really!

Breast Cancer During Pregnancy: Its Your Call, Really!

It will be wise to remember that when Breast Cancer descends upon women, it does so with very little or no warning. And what if this is diagnosed during pregnancy--- Could there be anything worst? Yet, the facts suggest that this happens ever so often.......[Read More]
Breast Cancer Radiation Ups Survival

Breast Cancer Radiation Ups Survival

Women who get radiation during treatment for breast cancer are more likely to be alive 15 years later, compared with those who don't get radiation.......[Read More]
Cancer Patients With Hair Loss Find Comfort In Wig Preparation

Cancer Patients With Hair Loss Find Comfort In Wig Preparation

Preparing a good quality or a custom wig prior to total hair loss due to cancer treatments may be an excellent way to reduce stress by eliminating the bald look.......[Read More]
Alcohol's Red Face Linked to Cancer Risk

Alcohol's Red Face Linked to Cancer Risk

A red face after drinking alcohol may be a warning sign of esophageal cancer risk, researchers say.......[Read More]
How Women Cope With the Stress of Breast Cancer

How Women Cope With the Stress of Breast Cancer

There are significant differences in the concerns reported and the adverse reactions expressed by patients with breast cancer. Here is an overview of how women cope with breast cancer in general.......[Read More]
Feelings of Guilt When a Child Has Cancer

Feelings of Guilt When a Child Has Cancer

Of course it is natural to feel guilt when your child is diagnosed with cancer. Nothing could be more natural. Why am I, an older person, healthy and my young and innocent child is suffering a potentially life-threatening disease?......[Read More]
Cancer From Cell Phones Use: A Realistic Claim?

Cancer From Cell Phones Use: A Realistic Claim?

Whereas the mobile industry and official agencies deny the possibility of developing cancer from cell phones, the truth is that widespread use of mobile devices dates just a couple of decades back and......[Read More]
Myth or Fact? Cancer Loves Sugar

Myth or Fact? Cancer Loves Sugar

Cancer loves sugar - a very common saying and widely believed. But does cancer love sugar, and does sugar cause cancer to grow? If you cut sugar out of your diet, would that prevent or cure cancer?......[Read More]