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This article contains information on holistic health and cancer. It provides mind-body-spirit techniques with respect to cancer. Its focus is on how to boost one's energy and immune system and support the body's ability to bring good health. It focuses on diet, nutrition, exercise, yoga, m
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Laryngeal cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the larynx. The larynx (voice box) is located just below the pharynx (throat) in the neck. The larynx contains the vocal cords,which vibrate and make sound when air is directed against them. The sound echoes ...
Can cancer pain be controlled?Cancer pain can be controlled in almost every case. This does not mean that you have no pain, but that it stays at a level that you can bear.Cancer and its treatments can be painful. A tumor that presses on bones, nerves, or organs can cause pain. Surgery for cancer can
Cancer of the head and neck refers to tumors that start in those areas of the body. For example, tumors that begin in nose, mouth, throat, salivary glands, lymph nodes of the throat, or sinuses are all cancers of the head and neck. (Exceptions are cancers of the brain, eye, thyroid, skin, bones and
There are different types of treatment for patients with vulvar cancer.Different types of treatments are available for patients with vulvar cancer. Some treatments are standard (the currently used treatment), and some are being tested in clinical trials. A treatment clinical trial is a research ...
A recent research says, that mango is a potent preventive and cure for breast cancer. Laboratory tests conducted, revealed that the fruit is loaded with polyphenols. Polyphenols are anti-oxidants that are free radical scavengers and destroyers and promote health. The efficacy of these polyphenols wa
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There are a number of treatment options for men with prostate cancer.These include a surgical procedure, known as radical prostatectomy, as well as radiation therapy.Are there any situations wherein a man who undergoes a radical prostatectomy will need radiation treatment afterwards?
IntroductionLymphoma is a cancer of the blood that originates in the body's lymph system. The lymph system is a network of conduits and nodes that store and carry a substance called lymph throughout the body. Lymph is made up of immune-system white blood cells called lymphocytes. Lymphoma...
There have been hundreds of studies concerning resveratrol and cancer prevention, as well as treatment. Some researchers believe that it may eventually be developed into a new treatment. Others disagree. The debate is likely to drag on for years, if it is ever resolved. It is not unlike the vitamin