RSSArchive for October, 2015

radioactive iodine treatment for thyroid cancer

Radioactive Iodine Treatment for Thyroid Cancer

The thyroid gland is positioned in front of the neck and has the shape of a butterfly. It produces the hormones that control the way a human body uses energy and that helps in the normal body functioning. ¬†Thyroid cancer is not very common and during this cancer abnormal cells start to grow inside the […]

myths and facts about stomach cancer

Learn the Myths and Facts about Stomach Cancer

When the cancer develops on the lining of the stomach, it is termed as stomach cancer or gastric cancer. The primary symptoms of stomach cancer include upper abdominal pain, nausea, heartburn, and loss of appetite. In mature stages, the patient might show extreme weight loss, yellowish skin and experience frequent vomiting, with difficulty in swallowing, […]