Tag: the-disease

Healthy heart may help men battle cancer, study finds

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Findings suggest even reducing one's mile time by half a minute can contribute to lower risk of death from the disease

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Angelina Jolie decision to remove ovaries praised

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

CANCER charities last night praised actress Angelina Jolie for choosing preventative surgery to reduce her risk of dying from the disease.

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New approaches to cancer treatment

| March 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Not so long ago, not only was the patient not informed (s)he had cancer (the family was called aside) but the news of the disease was also received as a death sentence. Not today, where many types of cancer have become chronic health conditions rather than critical ones.

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Jumping for joy over $20,000 donations

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

GENEROUS Wodonga shoppers have helped raise $20,000 for Redkite, a cancer charity supporting young people with the disease.

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Biomarkers in urine may help detect kidney cancer early, study finds

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 80 percent of patients whose kidney cancer isn’t discovered until after it has spread will die within five years, and current tests for the disease are dependent on whether a patient has started showing symptoms.

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Pink Caravan ride kicks off March 16

| March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 6,000 people were screened during the Pink Caravan breast cancer awareness campaign last year, and five women were diagnosed with the disease. With over 150 well-trained riders, the Pink Caravan Ride 2015 will kick off in Sharjah on March 16, passing through all seven emirates, and will wrap up its tour in Abu Dhabi on March 25.

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Liver cancer Australia's most deadly cancer

| March 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Feb. 4, 2015, 12:15 a.m. Liver cancer looms as Australia's greatest cancer challenge, new analysis shows, with one Australian dying of liver cancer for every Australian who is diagnosed with the disease.

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News – Citizens' Voice

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Colorectal cancers kill more Americans than any other cancer except lung cancer, but a new study suggests you can reduce your risk of the disease by laying off the cheeseburgers and pastramis and opting for a large salad or broiled salmon instead. After t

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Breast cancer diagnosis sparks life long friendship

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Every year in the United States, about 230,000 women hear the words “you have breast cancer.” That means almost everyone has been touched by the disease in some way.

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Dr. Jack Westman's New Book Shows that Killing Cancer Cells Is Not Enough

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Conventional cancer treatment with surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy aims to destroy cancer cells.

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