Friday, May 24, 2019

10 IMPORTANT LUNG CANCER MYTHS…

Myth #1 - Only Smokers Get Lung Cancer In fact, the majority of people that develop lung cancer are ex-smokers. Ten percent of people overall, and 20% of women with lung...

4 Things Every Cancer Patient Needs

My brother spent a lot of time in the hospital after being diagnosed with colon cancer. The hospital is not a happy place, but I am sure I don’t need to...

What is immunotherapy treatment for cancer..

Cancer immunotherapy is the use of the immune system to treatcancer. Immunotherapies can be categorized as active, passive or hybrid (active and passive). These approaches exploit the fact thatcancer cells often...

What’s Really in the DTaP? It Causes Cancer

I started down a different road this morning, eager to tell you all about how the polysorbate 80 in the DTaP is causing the rising sunflower seed allergy.  Have you ever...

Understanding Radiation Therapy For Cancer

What is radiation therapy? Radiation therapy uses high-energy radiation to shrink tumors and kill cancer cells (1). X-rays, gamma rays, and charged particles are types of radiation used for cancer treatment. The radiation...

Most common symptoms of bladder cancer…

Bladder Cancer - Symptoms The most common symptoms of bladder cancer include: Blood or blood clots in the urine (hematuria). Hematuria occurs in 8 or 9 out of 10 people who have...

Colon Cancer Symptoms & Causes

Colon cancer is cancer of the large intestine (colon), the lower part of your digestive system. Rectal cancer is cancer of the last several inches of the colon. Together, they're often...

Plant Extract Shows Promise in Treating Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer is the fourth leading cause of cancer-related death in the US and is projected to become the second leading cause by 2020. It is the only major cancer, note...

6 Surprising Things That You Didn’t Know Cause Cancer

Cancer is caused by changes in cell DNA. Some changes may be passed down from our parents in the form of genetic defects, while others could be caused by environmental factors....