Cancer Prevention

Strategies To Prevent Cancer

To be safe is always better than repenting.  Prevention is better than cure which is a very popular saying.  This holds  [...]
Jan 4, 2013 7:28

Bladder Cancer

Types of Bladder Cancer

Cancer is a term which everybody gets scared to hear of.   When you hear of cancer the first thing comes to your mind is  [...]
Dec 27, 2012 0:05

Kidney Cancer

What Are the Kidney Cancer Risk Factors?

Till date no clinical research has established any specific cause of kidney cancer or renal cell carcinoma. According to  [...]
Dec 31, 2011 0:11

Lung Cancer

Lung Resection Surgery For Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is spreading its tentacles all over the world, and the number of patients battling this dreaded cancer is succumbing  [...]
Jun 11, 2013 2:45

Recent Articles

Brain cancer from cell phone use
Brain cancer from cell phone use
We use cellphone throughout the day for business purpose as well as socially, but we all may be at risk for developing some brain tumor.  The World Health Organization cancer specialists at IARC revealed after a research.  The WHO has already cautioned of this expected disaster and has suggested that we lessen the use of it as much as possible.  A team of around 31 researchers across 14 nations had a meeting and evaluated a medical proof indicating the risk of increased cellphone use.  The stated that cell phone usage was in par with broad cancerous substances of chloroform, coffees, & lead.   The WHO team pointed out that they are in look out for some strong proof supporting the cellphone with cancer and that they have only raised an alarm to this as prevention is better than cure. Probably  [...]

April 7th, 2014 | Brain Cancer
Scorpion Venom to cure cancer
Scorpion Venom to cure cancer
Scorpion venom is normally associated with poison and death however who would have believed that one day it could be used to save millions of lives and help in treating people who are suffering from dreaded disease of different kinds of cancers of brain, prostate, breast, and skin. News has revealed that the scorpion venom has been successfully used for curing animals with cancer and the clinical trials on the human body will start soon. Research has proved that scorpion venom will help the surgeons to analyze malignant tissue accurately and the venom has the potential to target only cancer cells with a molecule that grows under the special light. It is proved that during major brain cancer operations the surgeon can inject the substance at the spot glowing cancerous tissue and eliminate and  [...]

March 18th, 2014 | News
Melanoma: Need to take timely action
Melanoma: Need to take timely action
It is being observed that the most dreaded form of skin cancer Melanoma, has spread its tentacles in many countries and many lives have been lost to this killing cancerous disease. People often take the freckles or moles or beauty spots lightly, but medical science is clearly looking at these spots on the skin with keen observation as they have the potential to strike the deadliest kind of cancer. Melanoma is a skin cancer caused due to over exposure to sun or ultra violet radiation, sun bathing, weak immune system, or family history, and the symptoms are that there is a cancerous growth on the skin in shapes of moles or spots which are black and brown in colour and if a line is drawn through the moles the two halves are not identical. The unrepaired DNA on the skin damages the skin cells and  [...]

March 11th, 2014 | Skin Cancer
Research and The Aftermath of Nuclear Tragedies
Research and The Aftermath of Nuclear Tragedies
  It is believed that the repercussions of the Chernobyl nuclear incident are still felt across the areas which were located near to the accident. However the news from a new study has revealed that children or adolescents who were victims of Thyroid Cancer, caused due to radiation from reactor, are doing well and are on the way to recovery. Though the incident took place 27 years back, and some of the victims of Thyroid cancer have absolutely no access to good treatment, have achieved partial or complete recovery. According to the survey conducted by researchers on 229 patients of Thyroid cancer from Belarus, and treated in Germany, has shown that in the 11 years after treatment, 216 patients have achieved complete or almost complete remission. Similar reports can be expected for other  [...]

February 27th, 2014 | News
Factors Influencing The Risk of Cancer
Factors Influencing The Risk of Cancer
  The research for cancer is being carried out in a very extensive manner by almost all the nations of the world. In simple terms the world unites to get some crucial cancer info which can help us to win the battle against this deadly ailment. It has been substantiated and authenticated by an extensive research and survey that you weight and your age are the major parameters which can determine the risk of cancer. It is has been proved that people with a lean and a thinner body structure are less prone to the risk of Prostate cancer in comparison to the people who are fat and obese and they are twice as likely to die as compared to lean and thinner people. Excess of fats on your body can put you at risk for six kinds of cancer and which may include Colon Cancer. People under the age group  [...]

December 24th, 2013 | Cancer Education
Breakthrough Research in Prevention of Cancer
Breakthrough Research in Prevention of Cancer
Cancer has always eluded a sense of dread and doom for patients and their family members. Although most forms of cancers are curable in the present time, yet there is a lot of research which is yet to find cures for this deadly and disastrous condition which leaves the patient and the family members completely shattered. Earlier when the cancer was diagnosed, the patient and his near and dear ones found their entire world crumbling in front of their eyes. However modern science has really been at their best with extensive research and studies. This has led to numerous cures and breakthroughs. There has been a major breakthrough in the prevention of cancer and today scientists have demystified the causes of cancer and have concluded that we are at risk of cancer not because the cells die but  [...]

December 10th, 2013 | News
Latest Breakthrough in Cancer Research
Latest Breakthrough in Cancer Research
  Time and again researchers and healers have sought to find cures for cancer and apparently a lot of money and resources are being allotted for this cause. Recently there was a breakthrough when news came about Dr. Annabelle Fonseca and the research she has done. Dr. Annabelle Fonseca from the Yale University of Medicine has been deeply involved in the cancer research for many years and has initiated an intensive diagnosis process for adrenal cancer, and it has been discovered that the genes involved in the adrenal cancer s are the same that are involved in the cancers of stomach, liver, breast, lungs bladder, skin, ovaries, intestine and the methods to cure the same can be same and identical. Dr. Anna has analyzed that the functioning of the adrenal gland, which is very small in size,  [...]

November 30th, 2013 | News
Prostate Cancer: Causes, Prevention and Cure
Prostate Cancer: Causes, Prevention and Cure
There has been a increase in the cases of Prostate cancer for men who are above 50 years of age in India, and the reasons attributed for the same are unhealthy and non nutritious diet  and the risk of prostate cancer increases when men who have a diet of red meat or high fat dairy products, deep dry foods. Prostate cancer can also be caused due to genetic reasons, or in some cases blood relations. Prostate cancer normally grows at a slow pace and still manages to restrict itself to the prostate gland, where it may not cause serious health hazards. The most frequently evident symptoms of Prostate Cancer are a weak urinary system or when the frequency of urinating increases, and hence it is imperative to have a medical advice when you get these symptoms and initiate the course of treatment which  [...]

November 14th, 2013 | Prostate Cancer
Some Statistics Regarding Cancer
Some Statistics Regarding Cancer
  The dreaded disease of cancer has spread its tentacles all over the world and even though we have made great strides in the treatment of cancer using technology, scientific research, the statistics reveal a grim picture. It must be noted that the disease of cancer is not heredity, but most of the cases in different kinds of cancers occur due to virus, the environment around us, our food and dietary habits, and over exposure to carcinogens. News reveals that almost a million fresh cases of cancer are reported annually in India. Extensive research which has been conducted by the World Health Organisation (WHO), it has concluded that by the year 2050, the disease of cancer has the potential to be the leading cause of death in most of the developed countries of the world. It is also reported  [...]

October 23rd, 2013 | News
An Orange A Day Keeps Cancer At Bay
An Orange A Day Keeps Cancer At Bay
Cancer was earlier known as one of the most dreaded diseases and there was no hope at all for the patient to survive. Although, cancer still remains the most dreaded disease, yet extensive research in this direction has led to new cures which can save a person from the fangs of this dreaded disease. Alternative means and preventive measures too are being spread and cancer education is the need of the hour. As part of cancer education, we reveal the healing properties of oranges and how they help to prevent cancer. We now use a new line to keep our self fit, healthy and prevent the dreaded disease of cancer. It has been proved and analyzed that “Orange a day keeps doctor  away”, particularly in cases of Colon cancer. Orange is an anti-dote for chemo-prevent, and the evidence suggests although  [...]

October 9th, 2013 | Cancer Education, News
How is Alcohol Consumption Related to Breast Cancer?
How is Alcohol Consumption Related to Breast Cancer?
Cancer was once a dreaded disease with no hope for cure at all. However with the advancement in science, a lot of research has been conducted and presently with correct diagnosis most forms of cancer are curable if detected before the crucial stages. There are many forms of cancer and today we shall shed light on some aspects related to breast cancer. Although many reasons and causes have been diagnosed for the breast cancer, the effect of heavy drinking is also detrimental and can also be one of the main causes for breast cancer in women. It has been repeatedly said and proved that alcohol drinking causes damage to liver but there are long term implications for women in case they are heavy drinkers. Alcohol drinking weakens your faculties and impairs your judgment, but in case of women also  [...]

September 25th, 2013 | Breast Cancer
Provisions Made By Law for Cancer Patients
Provisions Made By Law for Cancer Patients
  Cancer patients have a self defeating desire to return to normal lifestyle, but lack resources to build up their immune system to help fight this dreaded disease. Latest news revealed the recent judgment where the court has made certain significant observations during a hearing of a petition which prayed that to treat cancer cured patients as disabled. The honorable court has sought opinion from the government agencies and may enforce a law which clearly states that cured cancer patients be granted the same rights which are availed to the disabled people, and they should be allowed all facilities, benefits which are enjoyed by the handicapped. The segments which may cover the cured cancer patients could be healthcare, public transportation, education and employment. It has been observed  [...]

September 11th, 2013 | News