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10 Warning Signs of Cervical Cancer You Should Not Ignore

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Cervical cancer occurs in the cervix, which is the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina. It is one of the most common cancers among women in the world, in fact, the American Cancer Society estimates that approximately 12,900 new cases will be diagnosed and about 4,100 …

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More things your friends with cancer want you to know

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The tips below have been provided by Roadkill Goldfish readers in response to the original post,  What your friends with cancer want you to know (but are afraid to say) CHILDHOOD CANCER Shared by Tiffany, the mom of a 4-year-old survivor Adult cancer and childhood cancer are not alike. Please …

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Having cancer is not a fight or a battle

From the Series "The Battle We Didn't Choose, My Wife's Fight with Breast Cancer."

Why is military language used to describe cancer? These words are meant to help patients but can have the opposite effect     “She lost her brave fight.” If anyone mutters those words after my death, wherever I am, I will curse them. I would like to be remembered for …

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6 Things You Need to Know About Dating A Cancer

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1. They’re sensitive. Cancers are notoriously sensitive, but it’s hard to break through their tough outer shells to get the soft, squishy parts. If you betray them, they shut down. 2. They like to win. Cancers can come off as micromanagers, but they’re trying their damndest to achieve success. They …

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Curing Cancer With Carrots In 8 Months

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  In 2012, Ann Cameron was diagnosed with colon cancer. She decided not to take up chemotherapy as it didn’t work for her husband who passed away in 2005. Six months after her diagnosis the cancer spread to her lungs and reached 4th phase. She came across a story of …

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Can Eating Alkaline Foods Help Fight Cancer?

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The alkaline diet is based on the theory that because your blood is slightly alkaline — the opposite of acidic — eating foods that match the alkalinity of your blood contributes to health. Proponents claim an alkaline diet reduces the risk of chronic diseases, such as heart disease and cancer, …

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New Cancer Therapy Could Give Hope To ‘Incurable’ Patients

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A new experimental treatment has achieved what chemotherapy and bone marrow transplants have failed to do: put chronic, relapsing blood cancers into remission. What’s more, it uses the body’s own natural defense system to attack these cancerous growths. The treatment involves T cells, a type of immune cell that works as …

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