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facts about duodenal cancer

Important Facts about Duodenal Cancer

Small intestine has three portions, duodenam, jejunam, and eilium. Duodenum is the first portion of the small intestine and when it is affected by cancer, it is called duodenal cancer. Since this cancer is relatively rare in nature, not many people have much knowledge about it. Thus, it remains an almost unknown condition and thus […]

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, […]

Stomach Cancer

Stomach Cancer: Causes and Risk Factors

One of the cancers that are asymptomatic in the earlier stages is Stomach cancer or gastric cancer as it is also called. For this reason it is important to know the risk factors, the possible causes as well as the non-specific early symptoms of stomach cancer to try and catch the disease early. Though we […]

Symptoms of Stomach Cancer

Symptoms of Stomach Cancer in Its different Stages

Stomach cancer or Gastric Cancer as it is also known, is a cancer that starts in the stomach but may spread throughout the stomach and to other organs such as the liver, the lungs, the food pipe, lymph nodes and so on. Stomach cancer is more likely to occur when certain risk factors such as […]

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 […]

Unexpected But Real: Broccoli Prevents Stomach Cancer

Unexpected But Real: Broccoli Prevents Stomach Cancer

The stomach cancer in its very advanced form is very hard to diagnose and the medium survival rate of the patient suffering from it is of about 10 months using the therapies available in the present days. The stomach cancer is currently one of the most invasive forms of cancer in the whole world with […]

Preventing Stomach Cancer Through Diet

Preventing Stomach Cancer Through Diet

There is a tiny bacteria that makes its home in many of our stomachs despite the strong stomach acid that we produce. It is known as Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori), and it is known to cause ulcers, gastritis, and even stomach cancer. Now it turns out eating your vegetables may reduce the number of H. […]

Gastric Cancer - Spreading Of A Tumor To The Stomach Lining

Gastric Cancer – Spreading Of A Tumor To The Stomach Lining

Gastric cancer, or stomach cancer, begins in the cells lining the mucosal layer and spreads through the outer layer as it grows. Diet, age and other stomach diseases can put you at a risk of developing gastric cancer. Risk factors of gastric cancer include: Diseases like chronic gastritis, helicobacter pylori infection of the stomach, pernicious […]