Cancer & Oncology : Health & Medical
A sign of good health is having enough energy to get through the many daily activities that face people. A constellation of factors related to sleep, diet, exercise and relaxation contributes to energy levels sufficient for ordinary living. Life does not always go smoothly, but even difficult situat
Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]-About
Purpose of This SummaryThis PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about the treatment of childhood rhabdomyosarcoma. It is intended as a resource to inform and assist clinicians who care for cancer patients. It does
At histology, the tumor is a transitional cell carcinoma grade 3 with invasion of the lamina propria but not of the muscle.
Different types of treatment are available for patients with small cell lung cancer. Some treatments are standard (the currently used treatment), and some are being tested in clinical trials. Before starting treatment, patients may want to think about taking part in a clinical trial.
One of the most deadly cancers to have, (as if they aren't all deadly), is Colon Cancer. This is a deadly disease for many reasons, but just like many other diseases, early detection is the key to survival.
You must know that in men that there is a gland that produces seminal fluids. This fluid helps the male body to transport sperm cells during ejaculation. This gland is referred as the "prostate gland". It forms part of the productive system in men. However, this gland could be affected wit
Asbestos law involves laws set up by the government that regulate exposure to asbestos in the workplace. It enables people who are affected by asbestos exposure to seek compensation, and is currently being considered by the federal legislature. It is believed that asbestos manufacturers were aware o
The purpose of this report is to analyse the role of fruits and vegetables in the prevention of cancer and cardiovascular disease.Recent studies have indicated strong relationship between fruit and vegetable consumptions and reduced risk of certain cancers and cardiovascular disease.
Hormone replacement has been a major area of concern among women who have had breast cancer.If you are in the crisis of a recent breast cancer diagnosis, hormone replacement therapy may seem relatively unimportant, but as you get farther along and finish your treatment and proceed with your life, qu
This international consensus guideline offers updated recommendations for the management of advanced breast cancer.
Here's another great on for the complementary medicine file: in the largest study of its kind yet, researchers have found that just a smidgen of purified ginger in supplement form (one-quarter teaspoon to one-half teaspoon of the spice each day) could reduce chemotherapy-related nausea by 40 %
The most common types of bone cancer are osteosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma and chondrosarcoma. A rare form of cancer, bone cancer starts in the bone and is more common in children than adults. In osteosarcoma, the cancer begins in the growing tissue of the bone, while it begins in the cartilage for thos
While there may be many benefits from your standard cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy and radiation therapy, these approaches to care may have side effects. One of the more uncomfortable side effects is that of cancer-related mouth sores. As you undergo a course of treatment, you may begin to