Diseases associated with obesity

1. Obesity and type 2 diabetesOver 80% of people with type 2 diabetes (the most common form of diabetes) are obese or overweight. Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body either does not produce enough insulin in the blood or when cells do not use … [Read more...]

Diseases that cause bone loss

1. OverviewBone loss refers to the rapid deterioration of used bone tissue before being produced new bone tissue. Bones have a high content of mineral deposits and are composed of calcium.Calcium and other materials inside the bones are broken … [Read more...]

Lung cancer Symptoms & Treatment

CANCER OF THE LUNG Lung cancer is the malignant growth of the lung tissues. This is very common type cancer in males and tops the cancer types in causing maximum number of deaths due to cancer. It causes 1.3 million deaths worldwide every year. … [Read more...]

Cold meats consumption and bladder cancer

OverviewCold meats (sausages, salami) are a mixture of minced meat, fat, salt and other spices, preservatives and sometimes other ingredients.Cold meats are available in fresh form ( in this case must be cooked before consumption) and dried or … [Read more...]

How to treat recurrent cancer

1. OverviewAny person may feel threatened hearing about his cancer recurrence. Normally, the patient will want to know as much information about cancer treatment and how can his health status evolve.It is normal to be stressed and worry hearing … [Read more...]

Stomach cancer

OverviewStomach cancer is located, as the name suggest, in the stomach, muscular sack located in the middle upper abdomen, just below the ribs.In the stomach reach and remain the food that a person eats, then it is broken down and digested. … [Read more...]

Foods against prostate cancer

OverviewProstate cancer is a malignant tumor (cancerous) that develop in the prostate gland cells. Usually, the tumor grows slowly and remains in the gland for many years. Meanwhile, the tumor can trigger minor or no events or external signs … [Read more...]

Five commonly known breast cancer myths

Breast cancer is something which has developed like a common disease to women. Many women think breast cancer is the end of their life, but it is as false as the following myths. There is a need of growing awareness in spreading the news that the … [Read more...]

Metformin can fight cancer

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According to two latest studies, metformin, an ancient herbal remedy can fight cancer. Metformin is an oral diabetes medicine which helps to control sugar level. It decreases the livers glucose output. In one of the studies, Atsushi Nakajima of … [Read more...]

Lung cancer Symptoms & Treatment

CANCER OF THE LUNG Lung cancer is the malignant growth of the lung tissues. This is very common type cancer in males and tops the cancer types in causing maximum number of deaths due to cancer. It causes 1.3 million deaths worldwide every year. … [Read more...]