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5 Things You Can Do to Prevent Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a form that is quite difficult to treat. Simply put lung cancer is the cancer affecting the lung tissues making it difficult for exchange of gases in the respiratory system. It is very .
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Lung Cancer Symptoms - What to Look For

Lung cancer symptoms are very elusive and misleading. Mostly the condition is diagnosed only after having reached advanced stages. As of now there is no screening procedure for lung cancer. Symptoms ..
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Understanding Mesothelioma Cancer - Causes and Symptoms

Mesothelioma is cancer that affects the mesothelium which is the lining or membrane that protects and covers most of the internal organs in the body cavity. The first layer encircles the organ and ..
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Things You Can Do to Prevent Mesothelioma and Asbestos Cancer

Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that affects the mesothelium or the sac like protective covering of internal organs. The main cause is exposure to asbestos. Therefore the best possible prevention is .
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Alternative Cancer Treatments - Giving You All the Tools For ..

There are many instances where people have survived in spite of having been diagnosed with fatal cancers. The reasons behind this are many. Many people are trying alternative treatments for combating .
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Cancer Prevention - 5 Natural Foods That Prevent Cancer

Cancer is one of the major causes of death worldwide. According to an estimate, it is believed that one third of deaths across the world are caused by it. There is a general belief that cancer is a ..
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Bone Cancer - Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Cancer having its origin in the bones is referred to as bone cancer in medical terms. Bone cancers are relatively uncommon when compared to metastatic (cancer occurring initiated in another organ and .
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Oral Cancer - Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Oral cancer is generally described as cancer of head and neck. It can affect any part of the mouth like tongue, cheeks, lips, hard palate, soft palate, floor of the tongue, internal lining of the ..
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Cancer Prevention - How to Stay Away From Cancer With a ..

Staying fit and healthy should be a mantra of life to prevent all kinds of diseases like blood pressure, diabetes, and cancer etc. cancer is a very serious disease which at times turns fatal if not ..
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Understanding Pancreatic Cancer - A Silent Killer

Pancreatic cancer is tumor in the pancreatic gland of the body. This cancer is believed to be fatal and survival rate of a person suffering from this disease is very low. Generally excessive intake ..
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Cancer Survival - How to Live With the Diagnosis

Having learned that you have cancer the emotional upheavals are unprecedented. Anxiety and tension grips you. The treatment and the prognosis are very strenuous and can take a toll on a person's ..
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How to Stay Away From Cancer With a Strong Immune System

A strong immune system would keep all kinds of illnesses away. The system is capable of keeping even cancer away. It has the ability to suppress or stop the growth of cancerous cells. This could ..
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How to Avoid Cancer With a Better Lifestyle

Cancer is a disease which can occur in any part of our body. It is generally caused when body cells in a particular region starts multiplying and grows more in number than required by that organ. ..
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Bladder Cancer - Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Bladder is a hollow organ located in lower abdomen i. e. the pelvic region which stores urine coming from kidney. Bladder cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer; seen more in aged people. ..
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Breast Cancer - How Often Should You Do a Self-Exam?

One of the most prominent cases of cancer in women, which we hear today, is breast cancer. Cases of breast cancer have increased at an alarming rate and therefore, it is very important that we know ..
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Breast Cancer Prevention - How to Get Ready For Your Mammogram

A mammogram is one of the safest ways that is used to check if there is any problem with the breast of a woman. It is actually an x-ray of the breasts, as it involves in using a special and very low ..
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Breast Cancer - What is an ''Early Stage'' Breast Cancer?

An “Early Stage" breast cancer is sometimes referred as Stage 1 breast cancer. In such cases, the affected region is less than 2-2.5 centimetres in diameter. However, cancer does not spread ..
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Uterine Cancer - Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

Uterine Cancer is one of the deadliest cancers, which actually start in the lining of the cells in the uterus. The womb or the uterus is a vital part of the reproductive system in a woman. Type of ..
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The Link Between Negative Emotions and Cancer

The stress and negative attitude can be dangerous for your wealth as well as health. Almost every medical expert clears up this fact that the higher the amount of stress is, the higher will be the ..
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What is Cervix Cancer and What You Can Do to Prevent It

There are a lot of women who worry about cervix cancer. However, what is cervix cancer? This is a type of cancer that grows from tissue that is in the cervix. Most of the time, it is a slow growing ..
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Women's Health - 5 Things You Can Do to Prevent Cancer

Cancer is something that a lot of people worry about getting. If cancer is found at an early stage, then it can be taken care of. However, cancer can spread around the body, and thus, the best way to .
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Cancer Prevention - 14 Things You Can Do to Prevent Cancer

The cost of cancer is very heavy for society, any action to eliminate the causes of the occurrence of a type of cancer is a benefit, not only in lives but also economic and social development. Some ..
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Understanding Colon Cancer - Symptoms, Causes and Early ..

The large intestine, also called colon, is located in the abdominal cavity where it takes the form of an inverted U. It follows the small intestine into the pit right iliac then back along the ..
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Ovarian Cancer Survival - The Importance of Early Detection

Buried in the basin, the ovaries are difficult to examine. Thus, cancers affecting them are often discovered late. If improvements are to provide treatment, the prognosis remains closely linked to ..
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6 Things You Can Do to Prevent Breast Cancer

With 49,000 new cases and 11,000 deaths per year, breast cancer has experienced a doubling of cases during the past 25 years. And yet, we can prevent this cancer by some simple habits. The risk of ..
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