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Fat Eating And Cancer Connected

Fat Eating And Cancer Connected

Research from the US suggests that those who eat fat from meat and dairy products are at a higher risk of pancreatic cancer according to an article published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute on Monday. The study included over 500,000 people who completed surveys in 1995 and 1996 that were looked at […]

Everything You Never Wanted To Know About Oral Tongue Cancer

Everything You Never Wanted To Know About Oral Tongue Cancer

Oral tongue cancer is a serious form of cancer that begins in the tongue or mouth. The cancer may develop in the gum or cheek and spread to the tongue, or it could develop in the tongue itself. Tongue cancer is found most often in patients with a history or chewing smokeless tobacco, or patients […]

Clue Found To The Spread Of Cancer In The Body

Clue Found To The Spread Of Cancer In The Body

A new study was released in the online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that dictated that the key to cancer treatment may be a small but potent inhibitor of tumor metastasis that is actually produced by tumor cells. The inhibitor was discovered by researchers who work at the Children’s Hospital […]

Dealing With Prostate Cancer

Dealing With Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer usually does not have any symptoms until it has spread to other parts of your body. These symptoms will include blood in your urine, frequency of urination, and you will even see blood in your semen. You may have prostate cancer and are wondering what kind of complications will arise with this disease. […]

Men Who Avoid The Doctor More Likely To Suffer From Cancer

Men Who Avoid The Doctor More Likely To Suffer From Cancer

New research shows that men are more likely to die from cancer and many other related diseases over women due to the fact they are less likely to regularly visit a doctor and live less healthy lifestyles. Additionally, due to the fact that men are not as health conscious as women, they are 70% more […]

Avoiding The Products That Contribute To Developing Mesothelioma

Avoiding The Products That Contribute To Developing Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma is a cancer that develops in the mesothelium. The mesothelium is a lining, or coating, that covers the lungs, heart, and the majority of internal organs of the body. Mesothelioma is most commonly found in the lining that covers the lungs, or separates the lungs from the chest wall. It is most often caused […]

New Gene Test Will Avoid Prostate Cancer Biopsy

New Gene Test Will Avoid Prostate Cancer Biopsy

With nearly 200,000 diagnosed cases last year, prostate cancer is by far the most common type of cancer among American men. Moreover, almost a similar number of men, who do not have cancerous tumours, undergo expensive and painful biopsies after being diagnosed with high levels of PSA (prostate-specific antigen). Critics of the PSA test have […]

How To Avoid Cervical Cancer?

How To Avoid Cervical Cancer?

There are several ways to prevent the development of cervical cancer. You will want to decrease the risk of contracting this disease, by avoiding certain things that will cause the disease. Sometimes you may be predisposed to getting a certain disease because of your genetics. Even though you may be predisposed, this does not mean […]