RSSArchive for September, 2010

How To Save Yourself From Intestinal Cancer?

How To Save Yourself From Intestinal Cancer?

Intestinal cancer is a serious medical condition affecting millions of people across the globe. The sad thing here is that there are only a few who can survive this ailment. It is because the cancer has been detected too late for it to get cured or patients can’t afford to go to a hospital and […]

Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment Options

Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment Options

Metastatic breast cancer is a stage 4 cancer. It is a critical stage wherein the cancer cells have already spread out to the body, causing unbearable pain and extreme discomfort. Women diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer have the following treatment options that are aimed to lengthen, improve and as much as possible maintain their good […]

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Cancer Patients Can Be Hopeful Of Less Invasive Surgery

In a welcome new trend in the field of cancer surgery, it may now be possible to treat people with less invasive surgery than before. Whereas breast cancer patients would earlier have had all their lymph nodes removed surgically, comparable results may be obtained from selective surgery, where fewer lymph nodes are removed. A large […]

Fight Cancer With Effective Lymphoma Prognosis

Fight Cancer With Effective Lymphoma Prognosis

Perhaps the hardest thing about cancer is the moment you receive your test results and you find out you are diagnosed with it. Having to deal with the thought of the first analysis of lymphoma could be hard because initial testing does not tell you how serious the matter actually is. The cancer victim knows […]

Non Small Cell Lung Cancer Symptoms And Treatments

Non Small Cell Lung Cancer Symptoms And Treatments

Non small cell lung cancer is one of the most common lung cancers, affecting millions of people worldwide. Approximately 80% of lung cancer patients are diagnosed with non small cell lung cancer. It is proven that people who smoke frequently are prone to have a non small cell lung cancer as well as those who […]

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Cancer Patients Better Off Dying At Home

A study has seen that it is better for cancer patients to die at home, since they will pass away more peacefully. Also this was seen to be better, emotionally speaking, for the caregivers who care for them according to a new report. A study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology stated that those […]

5 Easy Ways To Prevent Head And Neck Cancer

5 Easy Ways To Prevent Head And Neck Cancer

Have you ever experienced pain in the ear and throat while swallowing? Have you ever noticed a change in your voice and have been suffering from persistent hoarseness? Have you encountered a different kind of bleeding in the mouth and throat? If yes, you may be in danger of having contracted head and neck cancer. […]

Pancreatic Cancer Surgery And Treatment Options

Pancreatic Cancer Surgery And Treatment Options

Pancreatic cancer usually goes undiagnosed for a very long time because unlike with other forms of cancer, the patients donít experience the symptoms during the early stage. People usually donít feel the need to undergo a pancreatic cancer examination when they spot later symptoms such as: Terrible pain in the upper part of the abdomen […]