9 Symptoms of Kidney Cancer

9 Symptoms of Kidney Cancer

The kidneys, located behind the abdomen in the lower back, are responsible for filtering impurities from the blood and regulate blood pressure. Cancer is an aberrant growth of cells that the body’s immune system does not recognize as abnormal. Cancer cells grow in clusters referred to as tumors and these have what is known as a “doubling factor” where each cell in the tumor doubles at the same time. This is why a patient often feels perfectly normal one day and then begins experiencing symptoms the next.

Signs and Symptoms of Nasal and Paranasal Sinus Cancers

Signs and Symptoms of Nasal and Paranasal Sinus Cancers

Nasal and paranasal cancers are a rare set of cancers that affect the nasal cavity and the paranasal sinuses. The nasal cavity is the area located behind the nose, while the paranasal sinuses are the four air-filled cavities in your nose, cheekbones, and forehead. These types of cancer form as tumors in the nose and sinus cavity, and their symptoms are sometimes confused with other sinus problems such as a cold or allergies.

Lymphoma Symptoms And Treatment

Lymphoma Symptoms And Treatment

Lymphoma is a quite common illness, impacting more than 82,000 Americans. Overall, northward of 874,000 people are currently living with some form of the disease. Lymphoma is a scientific term used to describe malignancies that originate in the lymphatic system.

Breast Cancer Screenings

Breast Cancer Screenings

Screening tests are performed prior to any cancerous symptoms appearing. These types of tests are important because cancer is easier to treat when it is diagnosed early. The number of treatment options increases, leading to a better chance the woman will survive. The...

Benefits Of Beta Glucan During Cancer Treatment

Benefits Of Beta Glucan During Cancer Treatment

Beta-Glucan is comprised of combined sugars or polysaccharides and is classified as a kind of soluble fiber. Beta Glucan is not found in the body naturally. It is readily available in dietary supplements. Beta-Glucans are found in bacteria's cell walls, yeasts,...

Colon Cancer – Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors

Colon Cancer – Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors

According to cancer.org, aside from skin cancer, colorectal cancer ranks as the third most commonly diagnosed cancer among men and women in the United States. Further, the American Cancer Society reports that there were over 100,000 new cases of colon cancer in 2019, which is in addition to over 44,000 new cases involving rectal cancer.

10 Commandments of Cancer Prevention

10 Commandments of Cancer Prevention

You don't have to be an international scientist to understand how you can try to protect yourself and your family. The 10 commandments of cancer prevention are: 1. Avoid tobacco in all its forms, including exposure to secondhand smoke. 2. Eat...

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