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  • Adhering to Diabetes Medication Can Improve Survival in Patients with Colorectal Cancer

    July 13, 2020
    Adhering to anti-diabetic prescriptions can improve the survival of those patients battling both diabetes and colorectal cancer. According to research, patients adhering to oral diabetes medication had a significantly lower risk of overall mortality compared to those who did not. In the study, about 60% of diabetic patients are taking their medications as prescribed. The team wanted to find out if...read more
  • Factors that Help Reduce the Risk for Cancer

    June 14, 2020
    You can reduce your chances of developing cancer by addressing certain risk factors. This is because cancer affects many people worldwide, and most are not aware of the cause and the preventive measures to take. According to research, cancer may result from a single cell mutation that grows out of control. Other factors increase the risk, which, if well assessed...read more
  • Comprehensive Breast Cancer Care from Advanced Facilities and Expert Teams

    May 14, 2020
    Breast cancer requires treatment in a multidisciplinary setting. Different medical professionals and specialists come together to develop a treatment strategy that will work for each patient. Our center brings together expert oncologists in advanced cancer therapy and supportive care professionals to ensure a patient has an effective treatment plan. Our professional team of breast specialists comprises surgeons, certified specialists in...read more
  • What is Crucial When Choosing Treatment for Prostate Cancer?

    April 15, 2020
    There is no clear cut formula for choosing prostate cancer treatment. However, the mere diagnosis of the disease causes deep anxiety, especially when one thinks of the following: The risk of having short or long term urinary incontinence and/or erectile dysfunction after treatment The time commitment you have to put in for treatment and recovery The risk of infection after surgery or...read more
  • New Novel Treatments for Breast Cancer

    March 14, 2020
    The American Cancer Society concludes that the 5-year rate for survival for breast cancer is 99% if the disease is caught early. However, breast cancer occurs in different ways. Every individual’s breast cancer is different and affects them differently. The location, size, and stage of breast cancer determines the treatment option for a patient. Standard treatments for breast cancer include surgery,...read more
  • Herbal Supplements to Avoid If You Have Cancer

    February 13, 2020
    Some natural supplements can harm a patient who is undergoing cancer treatment. They may actually counteract treatments such as chemotherapy and disrupt your progress. It is advisable to consult with your doctor before using herbal supplements. Natural supplements are healthy. Adding them to your daily regimen can help boost your energy levels, immune system, and overall health. But with a...read more
  • Machine Learning Approach Helps to Improve the Diagnosis of Colon Cancer

    January 17, 2020
    Researchers are developing a new imaging process that will provide an accurate computer-aided diagnosis of colon cancer in real-time. The team used deep learning, which is a type of machine learning on frames of imaging data from tissue samples to find out the accuracy of the method. During the pilot study; The team was able to find cancer with 100% accuracy...read more

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