[Sound of television in background] Some chemotherapy treatments can irritate the lining of your mouth and make it sore. When this happens your mouth may become inflamed and you may get mouth ulcers. It’s called mucositis and your doctor will be able to tell you whether your treatment causes it.… Continue Reading Mouth problems during cancer treatment – Macmillan Cancer Support

The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland in the neck that produces thyroid hormones. If the cells of the thyroid gland start to divide uncontrollably, then that’s considered a thyroid cancer. Normally, the hypothalamus, which is located at the base of the brain, secretes thyrotropin-releasing hormone, or ΤRH, into the… Continue Reading Thyroid cancer – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

if you have cancer [your] doctor may recommend Chemotherapy as part of your treatment The Cell’s Nucleus controls this process Inside each nucleus genetic material called Dna contains the instructions for directing this process sometimes the cells Dna becomes damaged Normally the DNa responds by either repairing itself or instructing… Continue Reading Cancer Treatment: Chemotherapy

Every time you smoke a cigarette, toxic gases pass into your lungs, then into your bloodstream, where they spread to every organ in your body. A cigarette is made using the tobacco leaf, which contains nicotine and a variety of other compounds. As the tobacco and compounds burn, they release… Continue Reading Smoking Causes Cancer, Heart Disease, Emphysema