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Herbal medicine was popular in India, China and Mexico much before other parts of the world came to know about it. In India, Atharvaveda and Sushrut Samhita had given the utilities of different herbs. There are lot of herbal medicines which can cure cancer. The article gives reference to those types of medicines and their utility.
Published by Dr. Souvik Chatterji 67 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +1 votes | 3 comments
Hodgkin's Lymphoma is a type of cancer affecting the lymph nodes in the body. According to Medicine Plus, this can include not only the palpable lymph nodes in the neck, armpit, and groin but also the spleen, bone marrow, and liver. If left untreated it can also spread to other areas of the body, including the lungs
Published by Audra Jones 67 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +2 votes | 0 comments
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma begins in the lymphatic system of individuals, the lymphatic system is the network in people's bodies which is basically the immune system for fighting diseases. This type of disease is better known that the other type of lymphoma which is Hodgkin's disease. However, there are several subtypes of this type of Hodgkin's disease. Follicular lymphoma and B-cell lymphoma are the prevalent of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Published by Bobby Crain 67 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +4 votes | 1 comments
Many people do not understand the meaning of benign and malignant when it comes to tumors. Benign is a tumor that will grow in size but will not spread to surrounding tissue. A malignant tumor will spread to surround tissue and must be treated or removed. The cells from a malignant tumor will get in the blood stream and spread all over the body.
Published by norlaw 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +2 votes | 0 comments
I had a neighbor years ago that was very good my family and has a family of his own. I recently heard he had kidney cancer which has metastasized into his bones and they for some reason can’t remove the kidney. I have another friend who was recently diagnosed with a brain tumor that cannot be removed and is very aggressive, so aggressive in fact that they have given her about a year to live. These two friends both have families who love them and friends who also love them.
Published by Knojiwriter 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +3 votes | 3 comments
Bone cancer is a disease that most commonly affects young children, teens and older adults. In the past, bone cancer treatment consisted of radical surgery involving the removal of the affected limb. This was the most successful way to fight bone cancer. However, medical advances in bone cancer treatment and recovery have made it possible to detect and treat cancer without losing any limbs.
Published by Debbie Bastien 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +0 votes | 0 comments
In the United States acute leukemia is a disease becoming more common, studies showing that the incidence of this disease is unfortunately growing, reaching 3 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, a figure very high in view of specialists. By comparison, in Romania at the Clinic of Hematology Institute of Clinical Fundeni in 2001 were over 600 cases hospitalized with acute myelogenous leukemia, and in 2002 there were 2796 hospitalized patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and 546 patients with acu...
Published by Shweta Bose 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +0 votes | 0 comments
Today millions of people struggle against cancer. Although medical progress, prospects appear bleak after another, darkening the future of poor patients, after a period of suffering and treatment, not anymore. This category of patients has a few better fates. In reality, the situation would be different if the commitment would be directed at removing the causes, but this is neglected. Each time, orbits of scientific knowledge, many health authorities seem to forget that there are natural laws...
Published by Shweta Bose 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +1 votes | 1 comments
Liver cancer is the third cause of cancer mortality in the world and the first cause of mortality in patients with liver cirrhosis. Liver cancer incidence has tripled between 1975 and 2005, from 1.6 to 4.9 cases per 100,000 people. However, it is important to mention that treatment methods have evolved in this period, increasing survival rates between 1992 and 2005, especially because patients are diagnosed in the early stages of the disease.
Published by Shweta Bose 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +0 votes | 0 comments
Gastric cancer is one of the most common tumors. In our country the incidence of stomach cancer ranks first in people over 65 years (184 cases per 100,000 men and 85 cases per 100,000 women).Unfortunately, gastric cancer occurrence expands the age of increasingly early in persons 35-64 years ranked 2 in men (after lung cancer) and 3rd in women (after breast and cervical cancer ).
Published by Shweta Bose 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +0 votes | 0 comments
Bladder cancer is the most common form of cancer that can appear on the urinary tract. It is more common in people between 50-70 years (38 cases per 100,000 persons). The main sign that characterize bladder cancer is blood in the urine (hematuria). Bladder cancer can be of 3 types, depending on cells of the developing tumor.
Published by Shweta Bose 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +3 votes | 0 comments
Learn about the 5 Foods that Cause Cancer Related Diseases. There are many causes of cancer diseases but most of these causes are caused by the content of the foods we consume regularly. This article provides more awareness to the foods which are the main triggering factors for carcinogens to develop into cancer and these foods are must avoid foods to maintain our body's health.
Published by Mark Cruz 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +10 votes | 5 comments
Oropharyngeal cancer or oropharynx cancer is a cancerous condition originating in the oropharynx (mouth and the throat). Most of the oropharyngeal malignancies are squamous cell carcinomas. Treatment options for oropharynx cancer depend on the extent of spread of the malignancy, i.e. oropharyngeal cancer staging; and consists of surgical intervention, chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
Published by Dr Shweta U Shah 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +1 votes | 0 comments
Salivary gland cancer or salivary gland tumor is a rather uncommon malignancy that occurs within the salivary glands. The salivary glands manufacture and secrete saliva, which is necessary to keep the mouth moist and to assist in the process of digestion. The parotid, the sub-lingual and the sub-mandibular are the 3 major salivary glands in our body. There are numerous other small salivary glands inside the cheeks, lips and the buccal cavity as well. Cancer of Salivary gland frequently o...
Published by Dr Shweta U Shah 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +0 votes | 0 comments
Cervical cancer is a malignant tumor originating from epithelial cells of the cervix (the lower part of the uterus that extends into the vagina). Normal epithelial cells gradually undergo changes and become precancerous and then the tumor. Since this process of change rather long, studied and extensively used measure of early diagnosis and treatment of cancer and precancerous conditions. The incidence of cervical cancer is the third largest in the world among all cancers.
Published by Shweta Bose 68 months ago in Cancer & Therapy | +0 votes | 0 comments
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