Cancer & Oncology : Health & Medical
Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]-General Information A
Small cell lung cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the lung. The lungs are a pair of cone-shaped breathing organs that are found within the chest. The lungs bring oxygen into the body when breathing in and take out carbon dioxide when breathing out. Each lun
It seems that there are so many charitable causes that you cannot begin to give to all of them. My husband and I give to our church and the charities that it sponsors. That is the bulk of our cash donations.
Cancer does not care if you are poor or rich. If you are unknown or famous. Cancer will strike and strike hard. Here are some of the celebrities who have cancer. Fran Drescher, Edie Falco, Sheryl Crow, Farrah Fawcett, Gene Wilder, Patrick Swayze and Kylie Minogue. Colin Powell, Peter Jennings, Olivi
World Laughter Day is May 4th and people all over the world are going to be gathering for laugh fests. After all, laughter has been proven to reduce stress, improve heart health and aid in weight loss. What could be a better reason to get your laugh on than that? How about helping people with cancer
Adrenal glands are located on the top of kidneys. They are very important since they are specialized in creating hormones like cortisol. However, they are susceptible to adrenal cancer. Luckily, there are some possible treatments which can be performed to heal this disorder.
Pleural Mesothelioma is a type of cancer, that is brought on generally by exposure to asbestos, that strikes the different layers of the pleura around the chest wall structure.Some signs and symptoms include difficulty breathing and losing weight.
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]-Treatment Optio
Treatment of refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia may include the following:A clinical trial of chemotherapy with stem cell transplant.A clinical trial of a new treatment.Check for U.S. clinical trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials that are now accepting patients with refractory c
More studies are coming out everyday showing that medicinal mushrooms strengthen immunity, fight cancer, and shrink tumors. If you are searching for mushrooms for cancer treatment, this article gives you a brief overview of mushrooms from around the world that have proven efficacy in the fight again
The DIEP flap reconstruction is named after the deep inferior epigastric, an artery that supplies blood to the vessel(s) connected to the tissue that will be used to reconstruct the breast. To learn more about the DIEP flap breast reconstruction procedure, I asked some questions of Gabriel Kind, MD,
The chances of a woman surviving malignant breast cancer are no different today than what it was 50 years ago when the only treatment was mastectomy. About one in three women who had breast cancer had to have their breasts removed.
If a man in your life is at risk for developing prostate cancer symptoms, here's some information you might want to pass along. While a connection between eating meat and enjoying high fat dairy products and cancer of the prostate has been suspected for a while, recent research by a team at Oxf
But further studies needed before recommending Valcyte for treating glioblastoma