Symptoms of cancer that men should not ignore

symptoms of cancer
February 19, 2015

Only 2% of people who present symptoms of “alarm” of cancer is considered as one of the causes. And men tend more often ignore signals that something is wrong with their health. Symptoms of cancer are not always recognizable, however there are some physical changes that denounce it and that should not be ignored by men, but they are, as a inexplicable bleeding. When there is blood in the urine…


Breast cancer: A curable disease

battle against breast cancer
February 21, 2014

Breast cancer is the most common tumor type among women. In fact, doctors and specialists, estimated at one in 10 women suffer this type of cancer. When previously detected, the greater the chances of winning the battle and healing. Knowing the risk factors, like the programs or tests (mammography, breast self-examination), will help us to anticipate the diagnosis. Factors among which include not having children or having the first pregnancy…


Diet against cancer: fiber and micronutrients

diet against cancer
February 8, 2014

Follow a healthy life style is the best shield for our health, and not only as an effective preventive measure to reduce the risk of cancer but also other diseases such as cardiovascular disease. A diet should be varied and balanced to be healthy. A diet in which, among other tips, it’s good to go for the consumption of dietary fiber and micronutrients. In what food can we find them?…


How to prevent prostate cancer?

prevent prostate cancer
January 7, 2014

Today we can find a lot of health-conscious men and occupied in preventing problems and diseases typical of them, such as prostate cancer. It has been shown in several studies that the feed may have a positive impact on the prevention and, in some cases, in the treatment of patients with cancer. So we give you some recommendations.


Leukemia: Most common cancer in children

overcoming leukemia
October 24, 2013

The leukemia is cancer more common in childhood. Any child can have it, from a newborn to a teenager, however, most small diagnosed with this disease are between 4 to 9 years old. It is proved that there is a better prognosis for children between 1 to 9 years. Those with 10 or more years are at increased risk for leukemia more aggressive, not responding to treatment, and children younger…


Healthy living and physical exercise to prevent cancer

Healthy living
May 18, 2012

A healthy lifestyle could lead to eating a healthy balanced and which add physical activity as important to the development of body and mind. According to a report by the International Union for Cancer Control (UICC) on promoting a healthy lifestyle may help prevent the more than sixty thousand new cases of cancer that occur each year. Exercise is beneficial for all and this has been demonstrated regardless of age,…


Diet against prostate cancer

prevent prostate cancer
April 24, 2012

Let’s see how we can protect the prostate and prevent serious diseases with a proper diet. A wide variety of foods that help a maintenance of this important gland in men. More and more studies showing the importance of diet in preventing prostate cancer, a disease that unfortunately afflicts more and more men. We know for example that eating too much red meat or animal fats in general contributes to…


Early detection of cancer

detection of cancer
March 11, 2012

It ideal in a cancer, detect it early to facilitate your healing and aggravates the risk that follows when it is discovered in later stages. Early detection will favor, in many cases, eradication without it spreading to neighboring areas or remote areas through metastasis. Among the tests of detection of the cancer the Pap test for early detection of cervical cancer. Another test is mammography for early detection of breast…


Dignicap: an alternative to save the hair in chemotherapy

Dignicap testing
February 16, 2012

For women with cancer, hair loss can be devastating. However, there is a clinical trial a device that can save their hair, Called “Dignicap”. It’s used to cool the scalp during chemotherapy. According to investigators, the scalp cooling reduces blood flow to this and follicles, to build the capillaries. Less blood means less damage to the follicles, and less hair loss. Before chemotherapy, an investigator placed a cap refrigerator directly…