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New Ways To Treat Prostate Cancer

New Ways To Treat Prostate Cancer

The prostate is a part of the male reproductive organ. Prostate cancer is the second most common form of cancer. This form of cancer is so common that one in six men get prostate cancer. The older men become, the more likely they are to develop prostate cancer. The incidence of this disease is mostly […]

Chinese Herbs And Antioxidants To Prevent Breast Cancer

Chinese Herbs And Antioxidants To Prevent Breast Cancer

Various Chinese herbs show a positive effect on women who are diagnosed with breast cancer. By protecting your immune system, Chinese herbs contribute greatly to healing. Most experts believe that Chinese herbs provide effective relief from the side-effects of chemotherapy [Herbal remedy]. Famous herbs to reduce the risk of breast cancer: Kudzu: The root of […]

Research Points To Many Causes Of Prostate Cancer

Research Points To Many Causes Of Prostate Cancer

Researchers still do not know exactly what causes prostate cancer, although it is probably unrelated to benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH). The elements that most likely lead to the development of prostate cancer are hereditary factors, age, hormonal imbalances and other external agents such as chemicals, manufactured goods and toxins. However prostate cancer before the age […]

Signs Of Chronic Leukemia In Kids 

When children are diagnosed of leukemia cancer there is an abundance of white blood cells that are produced in the bone marrow. Leukemia is also referred to as cancers of the white blood cells. Children of ages two and eight are the most likely to be diagnosed with chronic leukemia. However it doesn’t mean that […]

How Does Lung Cancer Affect Your Body?

As much as 90% of lung cancers are caused by tobacco smoke. The risk increases with the number of cigarettes you smoke. Lung cancer tumors can be benign or malignant, but most lung cancers are due to malignant tumors only. The effects of lung cancer on your body: Lung cancer causes chest pain: Lung cancer […]

The Uses Of Three Main Types Of Radiotherapy

For patients suffering from cancer, radiotherapy can be an effective cure, although not all cases can be treated with this form of therapy. This process destroys all the cancer cells in the area, which is treated, while the normal cells can regenerate, cancer cells are entirely destroyed. There are three main types of radiotherapy; radical […]

Potential Triggers Of Malignant Melanoma 

Malignant melanoma is a type of cancer that initially develops in the skin. It is not as common as the other types of cancer that we know such as kidney, breast and prostate cancer. This does not mean however it should be ignored and taken for granted. If ignored it has equal consequences. It can […]

Complementary And Alternative Skin Cancer Treatments

The most common alternative methods used for skin cancer treatment include: herbs, vitamins, special diets and methods such as massage or acupuncture. Complementary methods: Complementary methods are not considered as cancer cures. Most of the time, however, they can be used to help you feel better. Methods that can be used in complementary medicine include: […]