RSSArchive for August, 2010

cancer prevention diet

How To Beat Cancer With The Right Cancer Prevention Diet?

Due to the increasing rate in cancer deaths, more awareness has been given due attention on its prevention.  Considered as a lifestyle disease, one’s risk factors for acquiring the disease may be attributed to the food that we eat. Nutritionists and dietitians, in collaboration with oncologists have advocated a cancer prevention diet which will provide […]

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Cancer Death Rates Continue To Drop As Detection, Treatments Improve

Cancer need not evoke feelings of resignation and fatality today as it used to earlier. Today we understand more than ever the ways in which cancers work and how we can work to defeat it. Overall rates of cancer mortality have continued to drop in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society. The […]

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Buy Breast Cancer Products And Donate To Charity

Do you know of patients suffering from breast cancer? Do you want to help patients in your own little way? Do you want to express your support in breast cancer awareness without having to attend campaigns and information drives? Regardless of age and race, you can now do your part in fighting this deadly killer […]

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Breast Cancer Rates Four Times Higher In Britain Than East Africa

It is a telling indictment of western lifestyles that rates of breast cancer are so much higher in developed nations when compared with less developed countries. According to a recent report, 4 times as many women in Britain have breast cancer as their counterparts in East African countries such as Tanzania and Kenya. Even other […]

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Why Should We Take A Colonoscopy Exam?

There is no doubt that today we enjoy a great deal in our lifestyle and habits. The term “living the life” slowly comes into play as we feel that there is nothing in the world that can actually hurt us. If you believe this is true, think again. There are many sicknesses you must watch […]

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What To Do When You Are Told You Have Cancer?

It can be overwhelming to learn that one is suffering from cancer. However, it is important to deal with the initial feelings of denial, anger, grief, loss, anger, even guilt and loneliness to tackle the situation. Firstly it is important to find out as much as you can about the condition. By asking questions to […]

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New Cancer Treatment For Teen With Cancer

A pioneering new operation conducted in Italy for a British teenager could possibly hold out hope for a number of cancer sufferers and their parents worldwide. A new windpipe grown from her own stem cells has freed the teenager from a rare form of cancer of the trachea. This cancer patient would have died without […]

what is breast cancer

What Is Breast Cancer? Answers From Doctors

Statistics shows that the most common form of cancer among women all over the world is breast cancer. Curable at an early stage, awareness of this particular disease has intensified.  What is breast cancer? How does it develop? What are its causes? Breast cancer in a nutshell Whenever doctors are asked about what is breast […]