Marital Separation May Hurt Cancer Survival

According to an article published in Cancer, marital separation can have a negative effect of cancer survival rates. This may be due to stress caused by separation. On the other hand, being married or never married seem to improve the chances of survival. In a study, 3.8 million...
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Types of Cancers

A     Acute lymphoblastic leukemia     Acute myeloid leukemia     Adrenocortical carcinoma     AIDS-related cancers     AIDS-related lymphoma     Anal cancer     Appendix cancer     Astrocytoma, childhood cerebellar or cerebral B     Basal cell carcinoma     Bile duct cancer, extrahepatic     Bladder cancer     Bone cancer, Osteosarcoma/Malignant fibrous...
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Tarceva May Improve Survival From Lung Cancer

Patients whose advanced lung cancers bear the EGFR mutation survive two to three times longer if given initial treatment with Tarceva, a Chinese study suggests. A Japanese study reported earlier this year suggests that a similar drug, Iressa, may also be most effective if given prior to standard...
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Yoga helps fight breast cancer

Yoga for Breast Cancer Practicing yoga significantly improves the quality of life of women suffering from breast cancer and undergoing radiation therapy, Indian and American researchers have established and scientifically confirmed yet another benefit of the globally-popular, ancient Indian practice. Yoga helps breast cancer patients more than generic...
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Liver Cancer Symptoms

Liver Cancer Liver cancer or hepatic cancers occurs when cells of the liver start dividing uncontrollably. Just like many other cancers, liver cancer doesn’t present visible symptoms in its early stages. However, as the disease progresses various symptoms start to appear. Because of the late onset of symptoms,...
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How to Reduce the Chances of Getting Cancer

There are many reasons why people get cancer. Heredity plays a major role and so do environmental factors. Different types of cancer have different risk factors. However, it is possible to reduce the chances of getting cancer by taking some precautions and living a healthy lifestyle. Here are...
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Is Asparagus Really Beneficial in Preventing Cancer?

There are many articles on the Internet that claim that asparagus is some kind of miracle cure to cancer. However, this is not exactly true. Asparagus does contain many essential nutrients which can be helpful in preventing cancer. However, ingesting large quantities of asparagus will only give you...
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Cancers of the Female Reproductive Tract

Cancers of the Female Reproductive Tract The most common cancers of the female reproductive tract are cervical, ovarian and endometrial carcinomas. Annually worldwide, there are: –> 470,000 new cases of cervical cancer with 230,000 deaths; 80% in developing countries –> 190,000 cases of ovarian cancer mostly in post...
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Coffee and tea can reduce the risk of brain cancer

Consuming coffee or tea on a regular basis can reduce the chances of developing brain cancer–a new study indicates. In the study, scientists analyzed data about dietary habits of 410,000 men and women between the ages of 25 and 70. Participants were recruited between 1991 and 2000, and...
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Green Tea Fights Cancer and Dementia

Green tea, Cancer and Dementia Green tea could be a far more powerful medicine for fighting cancer and dementia, experts have claimed. Scientists were astounded at how effectively compounds within the drink, once they reached the gut, protected cells from attack, reports The green tea not only...
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