Make no mistake about it, prostate cancer is a life-threatening disease. Not just that, but it will kill all men that it affects unless they do something to prevent it. The number of deaths per ...
Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]-Gener
This cancer treatment information summary provides an overview of the prognosis,diagnosis,classification,staging,and treatment of childhood rhabdomyosarcoma.
Evidence gained in randomized controlled trials is considered superior to that gained from associated epidemiological studies, but both types of study can be prone to error.
Broadly defined, cancer is the accelerated growth of abnormal cells that can take over other cells or, frequently, develop into tumors. Some combination of surgery, chemotherapy and radiation is the most common treatment for cancer cells.
Three isoforms of the aurora kinase have been isolated in human tissue (A,B and C) which function on different aspects of the mitosis cycle. Aurora kinases are significant as targets for chemotherapeu
Phenylephrine is a prescription ophthalmological solution used as an eyedrop. Doctors utilize phenylephrine to dilate pupils prior to an eye examination or ocular surgery, as well as to treat certain disorders that affect your eyes, such as glaucoma, inflammation of the uvea and uveitis.
The breast cancer is one of the main causes of women's deaths. Breast cancer is the second most common cancer all of the cancer. Every year up to 500000 women died of breast cancer. Training
Everybody is mystified why there is so much cancer now and even our health professionals can’t tell us its causes. We all fear cancer because we fear what we don’t understand. The truth is, all the causes of cancer are well known but we are kept ignorant because of the control the powerf
Breast biopsy is the testing of the breast tissues to check for cancerous cells. When a woman gets abnormal mammogram results or has suspicions about a lump in the breast, breast biopsy is the best alternative.
Waiting for your biopsy results can instill fear in even the sturdiest of men and women. Learn how to spend the time wisely.
Colorectal Cancer is the second largest cause of cancer death in the US. Are you at risk getting colorectal cancer? If you know the associated symptoms and risk factors associated with this bowel cancer, you will know if you are at risk.
Learn more about the intertwined relationships between breast density, breast cancer, and benign breast disease.
It is strongly suspected that prostate cancer and its symptoms may have a dietary connection.
For many, chemo brain symptoms are the hidden cost of beating cancer. Your doctor says they can prescribe drugs that may help. Maybe. But what if you've had enough with pumping chemicals into your body? What if you are taking more drugs than you care to already?
This study investigated the associations of MC1R variants with melanoma risk in CDKN2A mutation carriers from families that participated in GenoMEL centers across Europe, North America, and Australia.
The membrane lining which surrounds internal organs in the human body is known as mesothelium.
PurposeSalivation is the body's method of keeping the mouth clean, helping to swallow food and cooling the body. Three sets of salivary glands produce one to two quarts a day to help us taste, digest, speak and limit microbes entering the body, but certain conditions can increase the...
A neuroblastoma is a cancer that develops from nerve cells and most commonly arises in and around the adrenal glands. It can also develop in other areas of the abdomen and in the chest, neck and pelvis, where groups of nerve cells exist. Neuroblastoma most commonly affects children aged 5 or less. T
Breast cancer is the cancer of the breast. Although the incidence of breast cancer is highest among white women, breast cancer mortality rates are highest among racial minorities. Because breast cancer incidence increases with age, the burden of suffering due to breast cancer in elderly women is sub
Does adjuvant 5-FU with folinic acid in colorectal cancer patients with resectable liver-limited metastases offer clinical benefit over surgery alone? This study takes a look.