1912, 2019

Heliobacter pylori Infection and Cancer

December 19th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

A type of bacteria infecting the lining of the stomach is known as H. pylori or Heliobacter pylori. Contaminated food and water are the sources of it. During childhood, it normally infects people. This infection can sometimes increase the risk [...]

1212, 2019

Cancer Risk from Red Meat and Processed Meat

December 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There is an increased risk of cancer if you consume too much red meat and processed meat as they are carcinogenic substances. This information is according to the reports of The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). It is [...]

2011, 2019

Cervical Cancer

November 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Cancer that occurs in the cells of the cervix is known as cervical cancer. The name of the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina is cervix. There is a major role of human papillomavirus (HPV), a [...]

1311, 2019

Medullary Thyroid Cancer

November 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Among the Thyroid Cancers, a rare one is medullary thyroid cancer, which accounts for 3% to 10% of all thyroid cancers. There are some specialized thyroid cells from which medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) grows. These cells are called parafollicular cells [...]

1510, 2019


October 15th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

A specific type of breast imaging is known as screening mammography. In this process, there is the use of low-dose x-rays for the early detection of cancer, even before women experience symptoms. At this stage, cancer is most treatable. You [...]

110, 2019

Lung Cancer

October 1st, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

There can be certain mutations in normal healthy cells due to cancer. In order to avoid the overgrowth, the body normally programs cells to die at a certain stage. When cancer develops in the body, cells start to grow and [...]

2808, 2019

Head and Neck Cancers

August 28th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Cancers of the mouth and throat, as well as some rarer cancers, fall under head and neck cancers. Cancer of the sinuses, the salivary glands or the nose or middle ear are some of these cancers. The lip, the front [...]

1507, 2019

Cancer Screening and Early Detection

July 15th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Early detection There is more chance for successful treatment if there is early detection of cancer. The education to promote early diagnosis and screening plays a major role in early detection. Early diagnosis is all about recognizing the possible warning [...]

1507, 2019

Cancer Immunotherapy

July 15th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

A clinically validated treatment for many cancers is cancer immunotherapy. Cancer vaccines, oncolytic viruses and adoptive transfer of ex vivo activated T and natural killer cells are some of the immunotherapeutic strategies. Monoclonal antibody blocking of cytotoxic T lymphocyte-associated protein [...]

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