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Warning Signs of Oral Cancer
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Warning Signs of Oral Cancer

Many oral symptoms can be warning signs of cancer. A toothache, cold, numbness and other symptoms can be signs of cancer, especially if they persist for a long time, such as for a number of weeks or months. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, it is important that […]

How to Cope Up with Chemotherapy Side Effects?
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How to Cope Up with Chemotherapy Side Effects?

Chemotherapy can help fight cancer, prolong a person’s life, and potentially cure cancer as well. But chemotherapy comes with side effects too. Chemotherapy side effects are quite unpredictable and it largely depends on the type of chemo drug the patient is consuming. Chemotherapy, at times, cannot differentiate between normal and […]

5 Ways Quitting Cigarettes Can Improve Your Life
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5 Ways Quitting Cigarettes Can Improve Your Life

You are probably familiar with the statistics that state how quitting cigarettes can have an almost-instantly positive impact on your health. For instance, as Cancer.org reports, just 20 minutes after smoking your final cigarette your heart rate and blood pressure will drop, two to three weeks later your lung function will […]

How to Support Someone with Mesothelioma
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How to Support Someone with Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma is the second most painful cancer after bone cancer. It is an aggressive form of cancer that usually grows in the lining of the abdomen, the heart, the testicles and, most commonly, the lungs. Symptoms vary from patient to patient and sadly, there is no cure for this cancer. […]

Benefits of Vaping over Smoking
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Benefits of Vaping over Smoking

The fact that people smoke is simply a part of the history of the human species. The detrimental health effects that accompany smoking is something that has been brought to light in the past century or so. The draw of smoking is the nicotine that lies within. Unfortunately, nicotine is […]

The Relationship between Massage and Cancer
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The Relationship between Massage and Cancer

A massage brings about a relaxed feeling by stroking and rubbing soft body tissues as well as manipulating body muscles. For cancer patients, it has a whole lot of benefits since it helps in coping, enhances life’s quality and minimizes the cancer symptoms. Massage is regarded as a complementary therapy […]

Breast Cancer: Risk Factors and Symptoms
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Breast Cancer: Risk Factors and Symptoms

Known to be the most common type of cancer occurring in females, breast cancer is the uncontrolled growth of cells in the breast. These cells normally form a tumor which can be spotted during scans or can be felt in the form of a lump. This tumor becomes malignant and […]

Anal Cancer: Are you at risk?
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Anal Cancer: Are you at risk?

While there are many type of cancer discovered, many people do not even know some of the rare types. One of these rare cancers is anal cancer. Most people do not even take time to worry about their anal health. Even in a routine visit to the doctor, anal health […]