Tag Archives: cancer

Breast Cancer and Reiki

The American Cancer Society estimates that in 2006, about 212,900 women in the U.S. will learn they have invasive breast cancer. American women have a 1 in 8 chance of developing this type of cancer at some point in their lives, and roughly 2 million have already been treated for ...

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Cancer Treatment – Organ Specific Cancer Treatments

Organ specific cancer treatments Certain advanced cancer hospitals manage cancer in an organ specific way, and accordingly oncologists are reserved for treating cancers affecting specific organs only. Accordingly, oncologists have successfully treated breast cancer, head and neck cancer, gynecological cancer, orthopedic cancer, lung cancer, neuro cancer, and liver cancer. Understanding ...

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Vitamin D May Help Prevent Breast Cancer

Vitamin D is used for preventing and treating rickets, weak bones (osteoporosis), bone pain (osteomalacia), bone loss in people with a condition called hyperparathyroidism, and an inherited disease (osteogenesis imperfecta) in which the bones are especially brittle and easily broken. Vitamin D is essential for strong bones because it helps ...

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What If I Have Breast Cancer?

I have always been aware that breast cancer does exist.I would get a mammogram and a breast exam every year. What should I do if I’m diagnosed with breast cancer? I will remain calm. When there are negative findings on the mammogram x-ray, a surgeon can be recommended by your ...

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How Breast Cancer Is Diagnosed – Part 1

Many women with early breast cancer tend to show no symptoms at all, and only when the cancer becomes more advanced do symptoms become apparent. Screening tests are highly recommended as breast cancer can be found early on, which for many women can save the loss of a breast at ...

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Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

Never in my life did I think that I would be diagnosed with breast cancer. It never crossed my mind as I saw my mother fight her own battle with it and then, pass away four years later after being diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Years later, my sister would be ...

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