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4 Habits Worsen Your Colon Health

4 Habits Worsen Your Colon Health

The colon is the “large intestine,” part of the digestive system. Colon at the same time does two bilateral functions, helps body in absorbing nutrients, salts and water and expelling waste includes harmful toxins and bacteria along with other materials … Read more

One more risk factor links to breast cancer and colon cancer

One more risk factor links to breast cancer and colon cancer

The latest cancer study recently claims about the link between the physical inactivity, prolonged periods of sitting and the risk of breast cancer, colon cancer. What an unexpected news is! That means the more you’re sitting down, the higher you are … Read more

Colon inflammation can be eased by ginger, study says

Colon inflammation can be eased by ginger, study says

That is the lead author Suzanna M. Zick, a naturopathic physician and research associate professor at University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor conduct the study published online Tuesday in the journal Cancer Prevention Research. The research involved 30 people … Read more

Colon cancer : Treatment

Treatment Treatment depends partly on the stage of the cancer. In general, treatments may include: Chemotherapy to kill cancer cells Surgery (most often a colectomy) to remove cancer cells Radiation therapy to destroy cancerous tissue Stage 0 colon cancer may … Read more

Colon cancer : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Many cases of colon cancer have no symptoms. The following symptoms, however, may indicate colon cancer: Abdominal pain and tenderness in the lower abdomen Blood in the stool Diarrhea, constipation, or other change in bowel habits Intestinal … Read more

Colon cancer : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Colon cancer : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Alternate Names : Colorectal cancer, Cancer – colon, Rectal cancer, Cancer-rectum, Adenocarcinoma- colon, Colon -adenocarcinoma Definition Colon, or colorectal, cancer is cancer that starts in the large intestine (colon) or the rectum (end of the colon). Other types of cancer … Read more

Gene Test Might Predict Colon Cancer’s Return

Gene Test Might Predict Colon Cancer's Return

TUESDAY, Jan. 18 (HealthDay News) — A genetic test seems able to identify which people with stage II colon cancer face a higher risk of recurrence, German researchers report. Patients found as high risk four times more likely to have … Read more

Thorough Exams a Must for Those at High Risk of Skin Cancer

Thorough Exams a Must for Those at High Risk of Skin Cancer

MONDAY, Jan. 17 (HealthDay News) — Patients at high risk for melanoma benefit from a follow-up program that can detect the deadly skin cancer at an early stage, new research finds, while a second study notes that embarrassment prevents some … Read more

How to treat Ovarian Cancer?

How to treat Ovarian Cancer?

Ovarian cancer usually happens in women over age 50, but it can also affect younger women. Its cause is unknown. Ovarian cancer is hard to detect early. Ovarian cancer occurs when a cancerous tumor is in a woman’s ovary. In … Read more

Yogurt and your health

Yogurt and your health

Eating yogurt everyday is very healthy for the body. Thanks to supplementing its protein, calcium and dairy, yoghurt is a healthy choice. Yoghurt tastes great and makes a good snack or can even enhance a healthy breakfast, but what exactly … Read more