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Is Smoking A Thing Of The Past?

Is Smoking A Thing Of The Past?

With tobacco companies still turning in profits and millions still being addicted to the butt, the answer to that question is unfortunately not in the negative. But in recent times we have seen a sea change in the attitudes towards smoking. It is no longer considered cool; its association with various cancers and life threatening […]

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Addison Keegan – Brain Tumor Survivor, Thanks To New Technique

This little tyke is only two years old and is already a brain tumor survivor and is now undergoing a new anti cancer technology called the Proton Beam Therapy. According to Dr. Robert Lustig, the director of radiation oncology at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, this new technology is likely to be the new standard […]

EWG Studies Show Some Sunscreens Are Progressing Skin Cancer

EWG Studies Show Some Sunscreens Are Progressing Skin Cancer

With summertime right around the corner, frolicking in the sun is usually the first thing on everyone’s mind, especially for those children who were just let out of school and the parents who are on vacation. However, along with the need to be outside comes the need for sunblock so you can lower your chances […]

Helping Your Child Cope With Leukemia

Helping Your Child Cope With Leukemia

While it is true that childhood leukemia is a horrific thing for any parent to have to deal with; it is equally as bewildering and painful for the child, who looks to their parents to offer guidance and solace. There are ways in which a parent can help: Explain as much to the child about […]

How To Survive Cancer Of The Liver?

How To Survive Cancer Of The Liver?

Cancer of the liver is a dreadful disease that usually affects other parts of the body by the time of its diagnosis. This dreaded disease ranks as the 5th most common kind of cancer. Hepatoma, another name for cancer of the liver, is one of the deadliest and has been known to kill those afflicted […]

Brewer's Yeast - Fearsome Enemy Of Cancer Cells

Brewer’s Yeast – Fearsome Enemy Of Cancer Cells

When a team of scientists from Charles R. Drew University have declared that they investigate the promising effects resulted from exposing cancer cells to brewer’s yeast inside the lab experiments, the world stopped and wondered how was that possible. The first associations between the brewer’s yeast and cancer have appeared 20 years ago when Doctor […]

Childhood Leukemia Support

Childhood Leukemia Support

For a parent, it can be the most heart rending of moments when one is told that their child suffers from leukemia; which is the most commonly occurring cancerous affliction among children. At a time like this, parents may feel, horrified, helpless, angry, confused and anxious, so that they may look for help to come […]

Helping Patients Deal With Cancer Of The Stomach

Helping Patients Deal With Cancer Of The Stomach

Cancer of the stomach is also known as gastric cancer. It results from unusual growth of the tissues in the stomach which may spread to other parts of the body when left untreated for a long period of time. Just like other forms of cancer, it must be treated immediately before it harms other organs […]