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williamstt, 36 pages
Receiving a diagnosis of ovarian cancer from your doctor is just the beginning of a very personal and unique journey for you and your loved ones. This path can be scary at times, and will likely ...
rika, 2 pages
What is lung cancer?
Cancer is a disease in which certain
body cells don’t function right, divide
very fast, and produce too much tissue
that forms a tumor. The ...
rika, 27 pages
Leukemia, a form of cancer, does not usually form a tumor. Instead, these cancer cells involve
the blood and blood-forming organs (bone marrow, lymphatic system, and spleen), and circulate
rika, 28 pages
Leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells. This cancer starts in the bone marrow but can
then spread to the blood, lymph nodes, the spleen, liver, central nervous system (the brain and ...
rika, 7 pages
Leukemia is the name of a group of cancers of
the blood cells. Almost 27,000 adults and more than 2,000 children in the United States are diagnosed with leukemia each year. There are different ...
rika, 1 pages
Leukemia is a malignant disease (cancer) of the bone marrow and blood. It is characterized by the uncontrolled accumulation of blood cells. The major categories of leukemia are myelogenous and ...
rika, 14 pages
Our culture has a myth about cancer, and as one patient pointed out, "Cancer has a bad reputation." In this myth cancer is seen as dark, evil, mysterious and malevolent. It is perceived as inevitably ...
shinta, 2 pages
UCLA researchers found that altering the fatty acid ratio found in the typical Western diet to include
more omega-3 fatty acids and decrease the amount of omega-6 fatty acids may reduce prostate ...
shinta, 4 pages
One in three people in the UK develop cancer during
their lifetime, and one in four die from it. Cancer incidence is increasing by 1.5% a year due to
several factors, including improved diagnosis and ...
shinta, 4 pages
During your cancer treatment, your mouth
or throat may feel very dry, sore, or raw.
This is a side effect of some chemotherapy
drugs and radiation therapy treatments.