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What You Should Know About Treating Prostate Cancer

Treating Prostate Cancer Knowing the various treatments for prostate cancer available and what the risks associated with each are is the first step in being informed about what will be one of the most important ...

Drug Works in the Body by Preventing the Actions of Androgens

Casodex (bicalutamide) is an anti-androgen. It works in the body by preventing the actions of androgens (male hormones). Casodex is used together with another hormone to treat prostate cancer.Important informationThis medicine is used to treat ...

Mesothelioma Cancer: Important Facts In Getting Help

Exposure to asbestos fibers that have been released in the air causes mesothelioma. But did you know that this severe condition could have been prevented if only companies and corporations cared more for their workers ...

Brain Cancer Facts

Because it occurs in the part of the body that controls our body function and emotions, a diagnosis of brain cancer can be very frightening. Fortunately, medical advances have made it possible to remove some cancers without causing any damage to the brain. Chemotherapy and radiation treatments are a

Vitamin E - Friend Or Foe During Radiation Therapy?

Is it wise to take Vitamin E during radiation therapy?The results of a study on the effects of Vitamin E on patients with head and neck cancers undergoing radiation therapy are analyzed.


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Mini Breaks In Cornwall

I always spend time thinking about taking a summer holiday or short trip - it seldom occurs though, just once per year on average I get a real holiday with my family, friends or partner. One thing which I see as a more and more inviting idea is that of mini break holidays - taking advantage of the b

Types and Stages of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. Cancer can be simply explained as misbehaving maniac cells that follow no normal pattern of life with continuous multiplication and extended life. Once being diagnosed with breast cancer, the treatment options are decided depending up on a num

Extra Virgin Olive Oil vs. Breast Cancer

Extra-virgin olive oil contains compounds that kill HER2-positive breast cancer cells. Not all of these compounds survive digestion, but some do.

How I'm Fighting Breast Cancer

The doctors decided I was not a good candidate for traditional cancer follow up treatment.I knew I had to find an alternative treatment.

Funky Winkerbean, Lisa's Story and Breast Cancer

The Houston Chronicle's on-line newspaper edition featured one of its bloggers on the home page. The topic was wondering how a beloved independent Houston bookstore ended up in the Funky Winkerbean comic strip. If you aren't a reader of Funky Winkerbean, you are unaware that Les is on a bo

Tips on Custom Designing a Mastectomy Bra

Are you frustrated because you are uncertain how to find a post-mastectomy support garment? When purchasing Mastectomy bras, you will want to find that you look like you did before the surgery while providing a comfortable experience. It is possible to customize them to your individual requirements

Surgeons India - Is Their Profession That Simple?

Surgeons India usually performs the operation in an operating theater using special instruments called surgical instruments. The patient lies on an operating table and all the materials used in the room are sterilized to make it free of all sorts of microorganisms.

How Is Retinoblastoma Cured?

Retinoblastoma is an uncommon form of eye cancer that primarily strikes children from birth to age five. According to Retinoblastoma International, 97 percent of children diagnosed with retinoblastoma in developed countries survive, although many have some degree of visual impairment following trea