Cancer & Oncology : Health & Medical
Modern women always have a fear of breast cancer. Whilst average woman has around 12% risk of getting affected with breast cancer, others have 85% chance of getting their life troubled with this menace. For women with high risk of breast cancer, fear is very much real, and most of them look to ways
The new treatment for prostate cancer has been given an authorization by the Food and Drug Administration of the USA drug regulators have made the decision just recently. The new treatment enables the human in battling prostrate cancer. The medicine is called Provenge which was developed to fight pr
The authors suggest that a blood-based gene-expression test can be developed to detect breast cancer early in asymptomatic women.
Melanoma, according to the American Cancer Society, is the fifth most common cancer. Unfortunately, both the incidence and the mortality rate of this disease are increasing. As of 2008, an individual in the United States has a 1 in 65 lifetime risk of being diagnosed with melanoma. It is more common
Endometrial Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]-General Infor
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Are Arid4a-deficient mice more likely to devlelop chronic and acute leukemias than non-Arid4a-deficient mice? This mouse model may help to unravel epigenetic alterations in leukemogenesis.
Find out more about the wide ranging roles of RANKL/RANK in osteoclastogenesis, organogenesis, and the metastasis and tumorigenesis of cancer cells.
Want to reduce your risk of colon polyps, commonly seen as a precursor to cancer? Lots of research has looked at broad categories of foods... fruits and veggies for instance, now we have a study that's focusing on specific foods from a high fiber food diet.
With a number of causes, primarily smoking, lung cancer affects millions throughout the world. Its treatment is difficult and only gets more difficult as the cancer develops and spreads, so finding it early is vital. Knowing the symptoms can help to determine the cancer's presence, type, and stage o
It's highly important that you know the 3 breast cancer facts in this article. This information won't only protect you from this killer disease; but it will also help you understand what many breast cancer patients are going through.
Using a laser to identify cancerous cells, the scientists found that patients with breast and prostate cancer had significantly more epithelial cancer cells in their blood than people who are disease free, said Dr. Jonathan Uhr, professor of microbiology and internal medicine and lead author of the
Cell phones have become such a necessity... such a part of everyday living that few of us can imagine how we'd manage without them. Surprising then that news last week of a report stating that cell phone risks related to the radiation from cell phones might indeed up the risk of cancer was met
For many thyroid cancer patients, a major challenge to overcome is the notorious low-iodine diet. This special eating plan is usually implemented weeks prior to radioactive iodine treatments, which follow a thyroidectomy. The idea is to starve any remaining thyroid cells of iodine so that radioactiv
Any general aviation experimental aircraft builder will tell you that when working with composites and epoxies that if you do not have a complete breathing mask and excellent ventilation that the fumes will get you higher than a kite. And those fumes are doing much more than just getting you high, a