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Early Signs of Bladder Cancer

The National Cancer Institute estimates that in 2009, over 70,000 individuals will be diagnosed with bladder cancer, and over 14,000 people will die from the disease. The bladder is the organ in your lower abdomen that stores urine. This article will give an overview of the early symptoms of bladder...More...

Brain Cancer Causes in Urdu

To describe about brain cancer causes is a job in itself. Because frankly enough, it doesn't seem to be a very inviting thought to mention what causes brain cancer. In case you are curious en...More...

White Blood Cells - Definition of WBC

White blood cells are an important part of your immune system. Your complete blood count will include a WBC count, to see if you can fight infections, or if you are at risk....More...

What Are The Signs Of Colon Cancer?

This article explains a lot of facts about what colon cancer is and what is the main sign of colon cancer. Colon cancer is a definition that is used to describe colo-rectal (or bowel) cancer. The colon is part of the intestines....More...

"Bad Carbs" May Not Increase Colorectal Cancer Risk

Research published in the American Journal of Epidemiology this week examined the impact of high-glycemic carbohydrates ("bad carbs") on the colorectal cancer risk of about 60,000 women. Some research has determined that they increase risk, but this study found no relationship between &quo...More...

Can Yogurt Fight Gastrointestinal Ulcers?

Recently, in a report presented at the 237th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, it was revealed that there is a new yogurt which appears to have the ability to fight the bacteria responsible for gastritis and stomach ulcers. In the report, which was based upon the result of human cli...More...

Who is at Risk From Mesothelioma Cancer?

Mesothelioma is a deadly cancer which is fairly rare although in the last few decades the number of people who have died from it have dramatically increased.Mesothelioma is caused by exposure to asbestos without sufficient protection....More...

5 Steps to Curing Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer as well as any other cancer can be put into remission without chemotherapy or Radiation. The root cause of cancer is what should be focused on, not the after effect....More...

Prostate Cancer Treatment and Prevention

Prostate Cancer is the leading cancer among men in North America. Statistics show that 80% of men over 80 will be affected by the disease. Healthy living and following certain guides may help prevent prostate cancer. Early detection and new treatments have improved the prognosis. Follow these guidel...More...

Common Viruses Raise Lung Cancer Risk

Smoking is by far the leading risk factor for lung cancer, but new research suggests that common viruses, including one linked to cervical cancer, may also contribute to the development of the deadly disease....More...

Coping with Prostate Cancer Pain

Coping with prostate cancer pain, or the pain that can sometimes result from prostate cancer treatments, can be one of the most difficult aspects of life with prostate cancer....More...

Potential Mesothelioma Therapy in a Spice

The major component in the spice turmeric may help treat drug resistant pleural mesothelioma. Researchers at Wayne State University in Detroit have been studying the effects of the compound, known as curcumin, on mesothelioma cells ... ...More...

Protein Extraction For Western Blotting

Protein extraction is an important step for Western Blotting in cancer research. The proteins from samples (cancer cell line) need to be extracted efficiently without degradation....More...

Why Pancreatic Cancer Is Dangerous

The pancreas is a small organ located inside the stomach. It is mainly responsible for two functions performed in the body. The pancreas is divided into to two parts, the exocrine and endocrine. The exocrine ... ...More...