News Today: Angelina Jolie has ovaries and fallopian tubes removed-But Hold on

general mesh of cancer type wordsLink to the news::: Who needs the tests such as this and what is the significance and take of masters in science. There are two tests or may be panels or gens or serum markers as we may call them in question. First is CA 125 Serum Marker and the other is the Mutation test in two genes called as BRCA 1 and BRCA 2. what they mean and how the test should be elective and who may or may not undergo such an exercise.  This news rocks the hollywood but is also starting to haunt women across the globe the second time. Read on 

Yoga asanas to keep cancer at bay

Yoga asanas to keep cancer at bayYoga took birth thousands of years ago in India but eventually lost its charm and recognition in the ultra modern world that we live in today. 
While there were period during which science of yoga could not get its due recognition, but the turnaround, though slow, is happening. In fact, for many years, the emergence of yoga as a true way of life was visible more sharply in west than in India.
Yog means union, and it is a formula that the sages and seers during ancient time gave us for the goodness of humanity. The research and development giants, who work on treatment of various illnesses like cancer, often question how yoga can cure or help in curing cancer.

What is Cancer?- An NCCN update

cancer imageCancer is a disease of cells—the building blocks of tissue in the body. Inside of cells are coded instructions, called genes, for building new cells and controlling how cells behave. Changes in genes, called mutations, can cause normal cells to become cancer cells. What causes genes in cells to change isn’t fully known.

Nutrition for cancer survivors- Food connected with Recurrence

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With treatment completed, you no doubt want to put cancer behind you and resume a more normal life. Now is the time to take charge of your health, focus on wellness, and swear off unhealthy habits, such as fast foods and a sedentary lifestyle. Research shows that the best formula for staving off another bout of cancer is proper nutrition combined with weight control and exercise.

Food and Recurrence

While there are many benefits to eating well, the data are mixed on whether diet alone can prevent certain cancers from returning. Nevertheless, there is strong evidence that a plant-based diet cuts the risk of cancer overall. Many epidemiologic studies have shown that people who eat diets rich in fruits and vegetables and sparse in meat and animal fat have lower rates of some cancers, including lung, breast, colon and stomach cancers.

Storing medicines in plastic bottles can cause cancer, birth defects Read more at: http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/pet-bottles-drugs-doctors-unsafe-medicines-union-health-ministry/1/419924.html

Plastic bottles used to store medicine may lead to long term health risks, especially to women and children.Plastic bottles used to store medicine may lead to long term health risks, especially to women and children.Doctors have found proof that Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) bottles used for storing medicines pose health hazard to people, especially women.

A group of doctors has reached out to the Union Health Ministry demanding a ban on storing medicines in these containers.

Module 3A: Cancer and its basics- for laymen,believers and followers

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During my education and endeavours in medicine, I read Betty S quote once that Where there is life, there is cancer. Although the types of cancer and their incidence (the number of new types diagnosed each year) may vary by geography, sex, race, age, and ethnicity, cancer exists in every population and has since ancient times.

Breast Cancer Cocktail Buys More Than a Year of Life! HER-2 positive breast cancer — a hard-to-treat type that’s more often than not a death sentence.

HEALTH /CANCER NBCNEWS

Great to hear! A 6-hour film examining the history of cancer, airing late March 2015 ‘Cancer: Emperor of All Maladies’ documentary to debut in late March.

easm6-hour film examining the history of cancer.The documentary itself is based on the 2010 Pulitzer prize-winning book “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer” by Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, PhD. 

Hit ‘Em When They’re Down One-two punch catches cancer cells in vulnerable state

Confocal microscopy depicts drug-tolerant cancer cells. By hitting breast cancer cells with a targeted therapeutic immediately after chemotherapy, researchers were able to target cancer cells during a transitional stage when they were most vulnerable. Image: Aaron GoldmanConfocal microscopy depicts drug-tolerant cancer cells. By hitting breast cancer cells with a targeted therapeutic immediately after chemotherapy, researchers were able to target cancer cells during a transitional stage when they were most vulnerable.

Why You Should Try Eating Broccoli More for the Prevention of Breast Cancer?

Original article by By Janey Danes
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