About-cancer

Cancer in Youngsters

Cancer in Youngsters

Cancer in Youngsters Many people, especially teenagers, find speaking to anyone about their bodies totally embarrassing & daunting. It’s important to remember that cancer in young people is rare and it could be that the symptoms are due to an ordinary every day illness. When it comes to cancer, this

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Pain Management

Pain Management

Pain Management in Cancer Patients Pain management in cancer patients needs special focus. The chance of experiencing pain in cancer patients is higher when cancer has spread or recurred. Cancer pain may not just be from the physical effect of the cancer on a region of the body, but also

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Treatment for cancer

Cancer Treatment Options

Cancer Treatment Options Cancer treatment options involves several modalities. Modalities can be used in isolation or in various combinations together, depending upon the type of cancer being treated. The following are the main modalities for the treatment of cancer. Surgery Chemotherapy Radiation Therapy Biological Therapy Bone Marrow Therapy Hormonal Therapy

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Screening test

Cancer Prevention Tests – Screening for Women and Men

Cancer Prevention Tests Screening for Women and Men Cancer prevention tests aims to detect cancer before symptoms appear. This may involve blood tests, urine tests, other tests, or medical imaging. Screening is highly advised for people with a family history of cancer as they have higher risk of developing cancer. The benefits

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What is Cancer ?

What is cancer

What is Cancer Cancer is a term used for diseases in which abnormal cells divide without control and are able to invade other tissues. Body cells normally follow an orderly growth division and destruction. Early in a person’s life, normal cells divide more rapidly, ’till the person becomes an adult.

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