The Road Back: Recovering From Hodgkins Lymphoma
Life has many twists and turns. You never know what's coming your way, so you have to be ready for the challenges that…
Foods Help Fight Cancer
When considering food for cancer patients, there are a lot of options. The purpose of food in the healing of illness,…
Dealing With A Mesothelioma Diagnosis
What causes mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is caused by breathing in asbestos particles. It is a disease that is found…
What You Should Expect From A Mesothelioma Settlement
A mesothelioma settlement is often a financial arrangement achieved amongst a mesothelioma sufferer (and their lawful…
Men's Warning: Please Get A Check Up
A topic I hate to write about, but it seems like I must Prostate cancer one of the major killers of males in America.…
Smoking From An Spiritual View
The habit to smoke has been a topic of discussion for many decades. The point of view for this article will be according…
Cancer Articles (132)
Side Effects From My First Medication for CML 2003
Greetings! I imagine if you have chosen this article to read either you or someone you know has Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML). This is actually the first of three short articles describing the side effects I have experienced from the three medications I have taken over my last 8 years…
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Cancer What Is It? – Article 6 In A Series Of 10
How Does The Body Deal With Cancer? What a wonderful thing to understand. The body is an incredibly complex group of “systems” that are designed naturally to work together to support the body’s survival. It is programmed with all the “right stuff” at a molecular and cellular level to fight…
By:  in  Cancer   Aug 18, 2012  
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Help Your Father Quit Smoking On Father's Day
If you are wondering how to help your father quit smoking on Father's Day, then you know he's gonna have to Green Smoke, right? I mean, #Imjustsaying. As far as I know, everyone that Green Smoke love it and will reccomend it to any tobacco smoker. In most cases, for…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Lung Mesothelioma Asbestos   Jun 06, 2011  
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Coffee Enemas to Treat Cancer
In a nutshell, a coffee enema is related to the procedure wherein the coffee is inserted into the anus. Moreover, the enema procedure has also been used for many years to treat illnesses like encopresis, constipation and other medical condition. Recently, it is being promoted as the coffee enemas to…
By:  in  Cancer   Jun 22, 2011  
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Beating urinary causes of incontinence for men today is a reality!
There is great news for men who deal with the causes of incontinence. Each year there are people who are diagnosed with Prostate cancer, suffer accidents, or have other ailments that leave them dealing with causes of incontinence. Urinary incontinence is the loss of control of the flow of urine.…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Prostate Cancer   May 17, 2011  
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When is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast cancer occurs in both men and women. The cost in human lives and suffering is tremendous but newer treatments and better methods of detection is saving lives everyday. Masive surgery is not always needed and consultation with several doctors can help a patient make a better decision on treatment.…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Breast Cancer   Apr 14, 2011  
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Tanning Beds Or Cancer
Are Tanning Beds Safer Than Natural Sun? With all the emphasis on safe sunning and the dangers of ultraviolet rays, many people have chosen to get a healthy tanning glow in what may actually be a most unhealthy way – the use of a tanning bed or tanning salon. Statistics…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Skin Cancer   Jul 18, 2011  
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Surviving Granulosa Cell, A Rare Form Of Ovarian Cancer
In 2007 after many tests to try and locate the reason for pelvic pain I had been experiencing, a cyst on my ovary was shown on an ultrasound so my doctor decided to send me to a gynocologist to see if the cyst should be removed and if this was…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Ovarian Cervical Uterine Cancer   May 10, 2011  
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Cancer What Is It? – Article 4 In A Series Of 10
I think that this quote by Mark Twain is particularly relevant to the theme of this article: "The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like and do what you'd rather not." It appears that there is a lot of…
By:  in  Cancer   Aug 18, 2012  
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Healthy Lifestyle can Enhance Breast Cancer Awareness
Now-a-days, many people become unable to maintain a healthy lifestyle due to various reasons. Eating unhealthy foods and no spare time for exercise have increased peoples chances of falling victim to diseases. Being a woman, you need to be more aware of your health. If you maintain a healthy life…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Breast Cancer   Aug 23, 2011  
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Cancer What Is It? – Article 5 In A Series Of 10
There are some basic things you should know about cancer and your body so that you can develop the approach that works best for you. The majority of cancers are caused by environmental and/or preventable influences. There is a small percentage that is linked to genetics. That doesn’t mean that…
By:  in  Cancer   Aug 18, 2012  
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How Telomerase Works And Its Possible Involvement With Cancer
Telomerase are the end tips of the eukaryotic cells. Problems often occur with these regions durining the process of replication. Replication is the process at which a DNA moleculae is copied resulting in an identical daughter chromosome. In the process of replication there is a leading strand in which is…
By:  in  Cancer   Jul 28, 2012  
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Smoking Most Frequently Asked Questions
Why do you insist so much on the risks of smoking? What do you inhale the cigarette smoke? How substances in the smoke for the development of cancer? What is the maximum number of cigarettes you can smoke without risk? It is better to choose "light" cigarettes? Pipe and cigars…
By:  in  Cancer   Nov 24, 2011  
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P53 Gene: Natures Life Saver
"We are sorry to have to tell you this, but you have an inoperable tumor. We are not really sure how much longer you have to live." These words are enough to chill even the strongest man to his very soul. To some, it is perfectly understandable as to how…
By:  in  Cancer   Feb 20, 2012  
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Breast Cancer Risks
Studies say there is a link between working long hours at night and the risks of women breast cancer. Women who were working on night shifts for almost 30 years ave been diagnosed for cancer twice the rate than women who never worked at night. Coincidence? Of-Course not. So what…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Breast Cancer   Sep 06, 2013  
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Signs Of Cervical Cancer – Symptoms And Some Recommended Treatments
Fact - Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer that occurs among women. Research studies reveal that cervical cancer kills more than 300,000 women annually. Fact - Cervical cancer can be medically prevented. But although this is a very well-known and medically proven fact, women tend to take this…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Ovarian Cervical Uterine Cancer   Dec 22, 2011  
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Cancer Doctors Worry That Chemotherapy Drugs May Not Be Given In Effective Doses for Obese Patients
Dr. Jennifer Griggs, a breast cancer specialist at the University of Michigan has authored a new study that was recently published in the journal, Clinical Oncology. That study reveals new dosing guidelines for a number of chemotherapy drugs meant to be given to obese cancer patients. In many cases, the…
By:  in  Cancer   Apr 04, 2012  
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The Link Between Copd And Lung Cancer Shows A High Risk Even In Non - smokers
Lung cancer and a condition called chronic obstructive pulmonary disease are much more tightly linked, even in life time non-smokers according to research. An estimated forty to seventy percent of people diagnosed with lung cancer will also have been diagnosed with COPD. That link is strongly established that doctors are…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Lung Mesothelioma Asbestos   Jun 24, 2012  
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Cancer Dispelled Myths
There is much circulating false information about cancer, if some of it may be harmless, other has a negative impact on people's behavior. Here is some clarification. No disease like cancer is the subject of myths and beliefs, superstitions and false information. This is because for many years on this…
By:  in  Cancer   Nov 21, 2011  
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The Road Back: Recovering From Hodgkins Lymphoma
Life has many twists and turns. You never know what's coming your way, so you have to be ready for the challenges that will inevitably come. In December of 2013, I was faced with the biggest challenge of my life when I was diagnosed with Non - Hodgkin's Lymphoma. Unfortunately,…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Leukemia Lymphoma Cancer   Aug 31, 2015  
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Breast Cancer Treatment May Increase Women's Risk Of Heart Disease
A woman's risk of stenosis, or narrowing of the arteries may increase if she develops breast cancer on the left side of the body and is treated with radiation. In a Swedish study, the risk for women developing narrowing arteries leading to the heart increases between four to seven times,…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Breast Cancer   Feb 06, 2012  
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Colonoscopy Helps Protect Health
The interchangeable terms: large intestine, colon, large bowel, rectum, refer to the part of the body, used to break down food, for the body's nutritional needs. It is a complex process. What we eat has an effect on the colon. If we consume foods that are beneficial to the bowel,…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Colon Rectal Cancer   Jun 01, 2011  
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Common Personal And Genetic Risk Factors for Breast Cancer
Much evidence supports the idea that tumors take a lot of time, often decades, to progress into being visible. Tumors are also a series of increasingly neoplastic phenotypes, in which progression is driven by mutations. The current understanding of tumor progression in humans shows that cancer cells acquire their malignancy…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Breast Cancer   Sep 13, 2012  
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Choose A Healthy Life Style for Increased Survival Rate
Breast cancer is a global phenomenon and women of all ages are at life time risk of developing this cancer as this disease does not recognize any limit of age. A large number of people around the world are trying to prevent women from this deadly disease but still no…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Breast Cancer   Dec 20, 2011  
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Rnai, The Cop
It is not a shock when we say "All living things are made up of DNA." DNA is a code of nucleotides spun up into a double helix. In order to read this code that turns a flower purple, that gives squirrels the fur to survive, or and a shark…
By:  in  Cancer   Mar 19, 2012  
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Aspirin May Reduce Your Risks Of Skin Cancer
New research from AArhus University Hospital in Denmark suggests that aspirin and other non-steroidal anti inflammatory drugs, called NSAIDs, may help reduce the risk associated with the various kinds of skin cancer. That research, published in the journal CANCER, was performed by doctors who reviewed the health information of more…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Skin Cancer   May 30, 2012  
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Cancer Of the Colon
Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in western societies. Cancer or neoplasia is malignant tumour of epithelial cells. Tumour is an abnormal mass of soft tissues which serve no useful purpose in the body and can be benign, posing no real risk to health or malignant which…
By:  in  Cancer  >  Colon Rectal Cancer   Jul 19, 2011  
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Cancer Charity Scams And How to Avoid Them
Cancers collectively cause some 8 million deaths per year worldwide. The diverse nature of cancer emphasizes the importance of research in winning against this disease. Hence, organizations have started popping up with the sole purpose of raising money for cancer research and/or for aid directed towards cancer patients. With funds…
By:  in  Cancer   Jan 18, 2014  
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Testimony Of A 24 Year Old Woman With Osteosarcoma
Barbara is 24 years old and has 3 younger brothers Frederick 17 years, Beatrice and Benedict 14 years 13 years. Andrea, who is engaged to marry soon. At the age of 9 years playing volleyball after a strong ascent to the leg swells. Within 10 days becomes twice the size…
By:  in  Cancer   Dec 23, 2011  
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Side Effects From My Second Medication for CML 2004
Greetings! This is article 2 in a series of 3 articles describing the side effects I have experienced on each of the three drugs I have been prescribed while treating my CML the last 8 years. Article 1 "Side Effects From My Second Medication for CML 2004" referenced the side…
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This is my story of what lead up to the utterance of those 4 little words "Sorry, You have Cancer"…
***This article contains graphic language of a medical nature.*** It was scheduled as a typical medical…
The scientists and researchers call it the "valley of death". They are referring to the time period…
Six months ago I was a different person. I didn't have the title "Breast Cancer" hanging over my…
Science has known for some time that obesity ups a person’s risk of a number of different cancers,…
At the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research more than twenty different…

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