Cancer & Oncology : Health & Medical
Too few vaccines recommended, and too many cervical cancer tests done, survey finds
When you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and you have previously been exposed to asbestos, you are eligible to file a lawsuit claim that will seek compensation. If you have no idea what mesothelioma is, then you will be sad to hear that it is a deadly disease which is caused by a natural miner
Mesothelioma is most times caused by exposure to asbestos fibers usually at the work place. Most asbestos companies despite knowing the dangers of exposure to this harmful substance exposed their innocent workers to the substance. These companies can be made to pay for their negligence if the victim
Colon cancer is a serious health problem in this country. Unfortunately there may not be many obvious signs until the disease has progressed. However anemia and colon cancer are often closely linked so here is some important information to keep in mind concerning this.
What changes in the last decade have improved survival in metastatic prostate cancer?
Many people have started believing a rumor- that peanuts contain trans-fats because the oil in them turns into this feared substance when roasted. Does 'good' oil in nuts turn into trans-fat when roasted? Let's hope not, as this could be the death knoll for a major food substance for
A basal cell carcinoma is a cancerous skin lesion that grows slowly and rarely metastasizes (spreads). These lesions are common in areas of the body that are exposed to sun and men and women with lighter complexions are at higher risk. This article shares the medical signs and symptoms associated wi
For years, experts have suggested a high-fiber diet may protect against cancer. Recent studies have found that Ip6 (inositol hexaphospate), a component of fiber, may be responsible for the protective effects. Ip6 is found in the fiber from whole grains and legumes. However, a supplement that contain
Learn how radiotherapy options are expanding for patients with skeletal metastases.
Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States with over one million diagnosed annually. Fortunately, most skin cancers are not life threatening and can be easily treated. The most dangerous type, melanoma, can be lethal and kill thousands of people every year. The key to treatme
When people with similar claims join forces to seek monetary compensation through litigation, we talk about a class action lawsuit. This process can be highly time- and cost efficient, for both, the claimants and the courts. Mesothelioma is a fatal disease, and along with asbestosis and certain kind
There is a large body of evidence proving that all the cells within a tumor mass are derived from a single cell. Imagine; one damaged cell can lead to a life-threatening tumor. The magnitude of the true meaning behind this is difficult to grasp because it is an extremely shocking and frightening rev
Scientists Use Tumor to Fight Tumor in Multiple Myeloma