Brianna: When you look at it, it is scary, but I don’t care. I flash it, I look at them and Okay, would you like to know more about it because I’m not contagious. It’s tumours. I wanted to break the stereotype of pageantry. So I have to put aquaphor… Continue Reading Pageant Queen Has Tumours On Half Her Body | BORN DIFFERENT

The onset of cancer usually begins as a solitary tumor in a specific area of the body. If the tumor is not removed, cancer has the ability to spread to nearby organs, as well as places far away from the origin, such as the brain. So how does cancer move… Continue Reading How does cancer spread through the body? – Ivan Seah Yu Jun

[MUSIC] Well, after treatment there are sort of two stages following treatment. One is of course after a surgery, and then if somebody’s gonna get radiation and chemo therapy, what happens after after that particular treatment. I think that the, the key with any brain tumor diagnosis in, in terms… Continue Reading Expectations After Brain Tumor Treatment

If we see the localised disease in detail, it includes cases till T3, that is tumor more than 5 cm but not infiltrating the skin or chest wall, or N1, that is presence of mobile axillary lymph nodes. In early stage disease, the decision to move ahead with BCS depends… Continue Reading Treatment of localised breast cancer

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

Cancer, it’s safe to say, really sucks. We’ve been at war with the disease for years, and every little breakthrough gets us closer to better ways to treat it. But just in the last couple of weeks, we’ve taken two major steps toward a future where every type of cancer… Continue Reading Two New Groundbreaking Cancer Treatments

The bacteria that live inside you shape who you are on a pretty fundamental level–from your psychology to your body type. But new research also indicates that the billions and even trillions of tiny creatures in your body play a major role in the way you react to medical treatments…making… Continue Reading Scientists Are Using Your Body’s Bacteria To Battle Cancer, Is It Working?

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

Radiotherapy planning will involve you coming for an appointment for a CT scan in the radiotherapy department. The idea behind this is that the doctor needs to work out exactly where needs to be treated and where we need to avoid so that scan starts us off on that process.… Continue Reading Cancer Treatment and Radiotherapy Planning – Cancer Research UK