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Avoiding Cancer The Natural Way With Blueberries

First of all, what is cancer? It is a collection of diseases described by uninhibited growth and development of irregular cells. If not controlled, death may result. Cancer in the United States is the second ...

Thyroid Cancer: Extent of Thyroidectomy

Surgical resection is the key to management of differentiated thyroid cancer, but determining the optimal surgical procedure for individual cases has been controversial.

Colon Cancer: Risks And Prevention

Cancer: it\'s not a word that anyone really wants to hear. While not necessarily a death sentence, cancer is an illness that does have a high mortality rate depending on where in the body it strikes. Read on as we examine what can be done to head-off Colon Cancer, the third most common cancer.

Why and How You Are Stronger Than Prostate Cancer

You see, I agree with cancer in general and prostate cancer in particular can be and IS actually very deadly and has killed lots of people all over the world, but nothing says it MUST kill you because you have been diagnosed with the condition. As much as the condition has killed lots of people arou

New Technology Breaks Through Cancer Pain

Cancer patients fraught with painful flare-ups, or breakthrough pain, may soon receive assistance in the form of a new, easy-to-use oral adhesive disc. Chronic cancer patients frequently experience two types of pain: persistent and breakthrough. ...

About Microdermabrasion Dallas

There is no telling what happens to the skin between puberty and the end of a person's life. Once hormones begin to suffuse the body, that smooth childlike skin never seems to set itself right again.

Cancer Overview: Types, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatment

This article is an overview of what cancer is, what causes it, how it is diagnosed and what treatment options are available. It recognizes the fact that a cancer cell is a formally normal cell that begins to multiply rapidly to produce a large mass of the same cell type (tumor or neoplasm). It explo

Properties of Dimethylsulfoxide

DMSO or dimethylsulfoxide is a simple organic product and it is obtained from wood. It is obtained as a by-product in the wood industry where wood is used for manufacturing of paper. It has many heali

Metastatic Melanoma-Topic Overview

When melanoma spreads (metastasizes),it usually spreads first into nearby lymph nodes. It can also spread through the bloodstream. Distant metastases of melanoma typically are found in the skin,liver,lungs,bone,and brain. If the primary melanoma is on a leg or arm,metastases usually are first found

Is Platinum the Silver Lining for TNBC?

Drs. Kathy Miller and Hope Rugo discuss why platinum is a good option in triple-negative breast cancer, drawing from evidence presented at SABCS 2013.