Michael Douglas was recently diagnosed with stage 4 throat cancer after months of suffering from a sore throat. Learn more about the dangers of long term cigar smoking and the warning signs of throat cancer.
A look into the best breast cancer sites on the web that offer information about breast cancer.
Most older patients derive the same benefits from cancer treatments as younger patients and should not be excluded from treatment based solely on age.
Breast Cancer is the cancer that develops in the breast tissues mostly in the inner lining of milk ducts or in the lobules which supply milk to the ducts. Depending on the place of origination, they are known as ductal carcinoma, if originated in the milk ducts or lobular carcinoma when originated i
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Malignant melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer. Melanoma is a tumor that is formed in the skin cells that produce pigment for skin, eyes and hair. Melanoma is often difficult to detect. This type of cancer is treatable if caught early. If left untreated or undetected it can spread into
Significant advances have been made in the treatment of castration resistant prostate cancer. Are you up-to-date?
A study shows an antioxidant found in red wine destroys cancer cells from the inside and enhances the effectiveness of radiation and chemotherapy cancer treatments.
Combination chemotherapy is utilized for treating cancer. Read on to find out some interesting information about the combination chemotherapy and benefits of using it.
Before you rush to your doctor and embark on a series of unpleasant tests, such as a colonoscopy, you may consider a new alternative now available. It is possible to perform a colon health check for detection of early stages of colonic cancer by identifying fecal blood in the stool.
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Learn all about the symptoms, prognosis, and treatment of malignant glioma, a broad category of brain and spinal cord tumors.
ER positive? Tests can show when cells from stage IV, metastatic breast cancer have hormone receptors. The results help determine the best treatment.
Ovarian cancer treatment usually involves both surgery and chemotherapy. Is it safe to take vitamins and natural herbal supplements?
The uterus or womb located inside the pelvis of a female is prone to problems such as fibroids, cervical cancer, scarring, uterine cancer and endometriosis. The uterine wall consists of various cell types.
You most likely have already had contact with a primary doctor by the time you are being investigated for a blood cancer. But, finding the right doctor to provide care for you while you are in treatment can be intimidating. Here are some things to look for when choosing a good doctor.
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In his first Medscape video blog, Dr. Richard Stone reviews resistance mechanisms in older adults with AML and reports on new agents that might be less toxic than the standard "3 + 7" regimen.