Knowing the risk factors for a disease is the key to prevention. Cervical cancer or cancer of the cervix, for example, has his own, among them is the human papilloma virus (HPV) which is a sexually transmitted disease quite common.
Emerge in recent days encouraging developments regarding the treatment of breast cancer. Scientists at the University of Illinois, U.S., led by Professor Lin-Feng Chen, discovered the function of Runx3 protein, a potent suppressor of mammary tumor growth, and estimate that it could reverse the growth of tumors by regulating their amounts in the breast tissue.
If you want to follow a healthy diet, you should know that orange vegetables should be part of it. It happens that these color foods - like carrots, pumpkins and potatoes, among others - provide our body of essential nutrients for health. Are we going to discover together what the benefits of orange vegetables are?
Recent research showed that stress increases the aggressiveness of breast cancer suffered by women of different ethnicities.
The stress could be defined as a state that occurs physiologically in the way people react to situations that are perceived "threatening". We must clarify that the "stress", as it is known in English, is required for survival, but the problem is when it is kept longer than necessary and attracts decay and disease.
Recent research has shown that exercise brings many benefits for women who survive breast cancer.
The American Council of Exercise has said that the regular practice of an exercise routine helps survivors of breast cancer in areas as important as the psychological and physiological, and prevents cancer from coming back.
Pancreatic cancer is the fourth leading cause of death in America, so it is important to know what it is, its symptoms and risk factors.
The pancreatic cancer is a disease that is difficult to detect because sufferers do not have specific symptoms at first. At the time when symptoms are present, they are relatively visible and consist of yellowing of the skin and eyes, weight loss, fatigue and pain in the abdomen and back.
The creator of the mythical Apple died this October 5, 2011 for pancreatic cancer is never completely eradicated.
In 2003, Steve Jobs, Apple's CEO, was diagnosed with cancer of the pancreas and said he would have just six months. Nevertheless, he managed to give the release of two star products for the company, the iPhone and the MacBook Air, however, the energy was too much and ended up dying at the age of 56 years.
According to recent studies, consumption of vegetables and fruit - dark yellow hopefully - to reduce the risk of colon cancer.
One study showed the benefits of eating fruits and vegetables, dark yellow, which was benefit to be able to reduce the problems associated. The possibility of using various fruits and vegetables should not look at least, experts say, because they are able to effectively prevent various types of colorectal cancers.
Two new medications allow the fight against prostate cancer and breast cancer breakthrough.
Among the types of cancers that are known and experienced by millions of men and women in the world, causing more deaths than are the prostate and breast, so the researchers have made effort has been important since ancient times when seek solutions to this terrible disease.