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How to Check if You Have a Lump on Your Breast

August 18th, 2017|

Follow this step-by-step guide to perform a breast self-examination.
Breast cancer is the most prevalent type of cancer among women, and every year the number of

What Is Carcinoma?

August 14th, 2017|

Carcinoma is a cancer that begins in the tissue that lines your internal organs.
Carcinoma is the most common form of cancer.

Most people have heard the

Breast Cancer: What Are the Symptoms?

August 14th, 2017|

Instead of worrying, educate yourself about the symptoms of breast cancer so that you know what to look for and how to proceed if you

Is It a Bladder Infection or an Overactive Bladder?

August 8th, 2017|

Do you often have the sudden overwhelming urge to urinate? You might have an overactive bladder.

You feel an overwhelming urge to go, almost so strong

How Cancer Patients Can Plan for Fertility

July 26th, 2017|

It may seem like having children is impossible for cancer patients. But by following these guidelines, you can plan and improve your chances.
In addition to

How Air Pollution Is Making Our Kids Overweight and Sick

July 26th, 2017|

There are many ways air pollution can impact our well being, but recent studies show a direct connection between poor air quality and asthma and

6 New Medical Breakthroughs Helping Us Live Longer, Healthier Lives

July 26th, 2017|

Technology often gets a bad rap in our modern world. But when it comes to health care, there are some exciting new technical innovations on

Can Brain Activity and Exercise Delay Alzheimer’s Disease?

July 26th, 2017|

A new Alzheimer’s disease study examines how cognitive and physical activity can help brains stay healthy.
IT CAN START slowly and with slight changes.

You misplace your

Can Snoring Lead to More Serious Problems?

July 24th, 2017|

Snoring can leave you with a dry mouth or sore throat — not to mention a cranky sleep partner. But is it a signal of