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History of Breast Cancer Infographic

History of Breast Cancer Infographic

Breast cancer has been a challenging health issue throughout the history of mankind. This infographic provides a brief overview of the history of breast cancer - from ancient Egypt to modern times. Read More


Demystifying the Brain Gut Connection infographic

Demystifying the Brain Gut Connection infographic

The brain had a direct and immediate impact on the stomach and this connection goes both ways. The thought of eating can lead to the release of digestive juices before the food gets there and a troubled intestine can also send pain signals to the brain. This is because the brain and gastrointestinal system are.. Read More


Male Breast Cancer - 7 Facts to Know

Male Breast Cancer - 7 Facts to Know

Everyone, whether male or female, are born with some breast cells and tissue. Although males do not develop milk-producing breasts, a man%u2019s breast cells and tissue are still capable of developing cancer. Even though breast cancer among men is rare, they carry a higher mortality from the disease due to the fact.. Read More


8 Prostate Cancer Myths Infographic

8 Prostate Cancer Myths Infographic

A number of people believe that they are aware of the basics regarding prostate cancer, with some even believing that they have a strong grasp of the essentials - despite not being doctors or cancer experts. However, people's beliefs about prostate cancer, and cancer in general, are often flat out wrong. These are.. Read More


What to Seek in an Oncologist and what to Avoid Infographic

What to Seek in an Oncologist and what to Avoid Infographic

Selecting an oncologist is a significant aspect of your cancer treatment. You will be investing a large amount of money, time, and trust in a person who is responsible for your treatment and care. You may face limitations due to location and insurance carrier as to which oncologist will be treating you, but you do.. Read More


Does Emerging Evidence Finally Prove 'Chemo Brain' Exists?

Does Emerging Evidence Finally Prove 'Chemo Brain' Exists?

Recent research suggests that chemotherapy may impact the memory of even younger cancer patients. The findings were presented at Teenage Cancer Trust's International Conference on Teenage and Young Adult Cancer. Read More


7 Reasons to Receive a Second Opinion Infographic

7 Reasons to Receive a Second Opinion Infographic

When we receive a difficult diagnosis, and treatment options are completely overwhelming, it's easiest to just follow along with whatever our doctor tells us. They are the experts and know what's best for our situation, right? That may not necessarily be true as no test or person is 100% infallible. And since there's.. Read More


Cancer Rising at an Alarming Rate, According to WHO

Cancer Rising at an Alarming Rate, According to WHO

A recent report from the World Health Organization's cancer agency indicates that cancer rates are rising at an alarming rate globally and urges stronger preventative measures to slow the disease. Read More


Metastatic Prostate Cancer Death Rate Remains Unchanged

Metastatic Prostate Cancer Death Rate Remains Unchanged

Mortality rates from metastatic prostate cancer have not declined over the prior 25 years, according to a study of over 19,000 men with an advanced form of the urological condition. Reporting the results in the journal Cancer, the study investigators from the University of California, Sacramento, had been.. Read More


Not All Women Should Undergo Axillary Lymph Node Surgery, According to New Guidelines

Not All Women Should Undergo Axillary Lymph Node Surgery, According to New Guidelines

Once a patient has been diagnosed with early stage breast cancer, the lymph node in the region closest to the cancer %u2013 known as the sentinel node - often is removed and forwarded to a pathologist for closer examination. The removal of this one node is known as sentinel node biopsy or dissection. Read More



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