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Most Don't Rebuild Breast After Cancer

Less than one out of five American women who have mastectomies also have breast reconstruction surgery, but cost does not seem to be the only thing driving the decision, new research suggests.

Some Treatment Options For Prostate Cancer

If you are looking for a prostate cancer treatment, what are your options? Treatments vary significantly from case to case. Because prostate cancer is usually very slow growing, one often-prescribed treatment is no treatment at all.

Radiologic Changes and Malignant Mesothelioma Disease

One month after asbestos exposure, when fibrotic lesions were apparent, AM production of fibroblast growth factor was significantly enhanced, and such increase persisted for as long as 6 months

How to Reduce Cervical Cancer Risks

Ever heard of pap smear tests? What about cervical cancer then? Yes, cervical cancers are categorized as a malignant type of cancer, which is capable of causing death. Its threat is equal to its common cancer counterpart, the breast cancer.

The Differences Between BRCA1 & BRCA2

Several ongoing studies seek to improve techniques for detecting, treating and preventing cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers. As knowledge in these areas continues to expand, genetic counseling methods and outcomes have improved.

Preventing Cancer

this article gives information about cancer and learn how to prevent cancer

Prostate Cancer - The Basic Facts

Prostate Cancer has unfortunately presented itself as one of the most common male cancers within the western world. There is much information about the disease on the Internet, some helpful some less so. It is therefore essential that the patient seeks out the facts and is regular contact with their

Ways To Fight Cancer Naturally

Cancer is a result of an unhealthy lifestyle in an unhealthy world. Learn how to fight cancer naturally and develop healthy living habits.

Uterus Cancer: How Dangerous is It?

Endometrial cancer is the most common type of uterus cancer. It is so termed as the cancerous cells abnormally develop in the endometrium lining. It is also known as the cancer of the uterus or uterine cancer.

Mesothelioma: Legal Ramifications

This article deals with the legal ramifications of mesothelioma. It provides information on the different legal aspects of mesothelioma.

Breast Cancer Pins Help to Raise Awareness

October is considered the month of breast cancer awareness and at this time many companies come around to raise awareness about this disease. But, you needn't wait till October to do the same. The best part is that you don't have to wait for the companies.

The Great White Shark Vs. Lung Cancer (Who's the True Predator?)

I was doing one of my favorite things the other day, watching the Discovery channel. My two favorite channels on television are The History channel and the Discovery channel. With the exception of the pay by the hour porn channels which I have only heard about but personally know nothing about, ever

Colon Cancer and Exercise

The role of exercise in cancer is the subject of many studies and considerable debate at present. There have been at least 30 studies have examined the association between physical activity and developing colon cancer. At least 29 studies have focused on the relationship between colon cancer and exe

Asbestos and the Associated Risk of Mesothelioma

Asbestos is a flaky mineral that manufacturers use to protect various products from heat, as it makes an excellent insulation. However, asbestos is a cause of a form of cancer known as mesothelioma, which is almost always accompanied by a very poor prognosis.