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These Are The Leading 10 Cancers Causing Death in Men

These Are The Leading 10 Cancers Causing Death in Men

According to the National Cancer Institute, about 1.8 million people will be diagnosed with cancer in the United States in 2020. An estimated 606,520 people will die of cancer in the US this year with most deaths — about 135,720 people — will be due to lung and bronchus cancer. Cancer mortality is higher among...

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11 Common Causes of Right Side Abdominal Pain

11 Common Causes of Right Side Abdominal Pain

Most causes of pain on the right side of the abdomen are harmless. Appendicitis is the most common suspect for right side abdominal pain. Pain that hinders you from sitting up may be a sign of a more serious health condition.  Several things can cause pain on the right side of your abdomen. While most...

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The Link Between Esophageal Cancer and Drinking Very Hot Tea [Video]

The Link Between Esophageal Cancer and Drinking Very Hot Tea [Video]

Hot tea is one beverage that can provide many health benefits, including protecting your cardiovascular health. According to medical research, drinking very hot tea combined with other risk factors can increase your chances of developing esophageal cancer. Esophageal cancer is a kind of cancer that affects the lining or the mucus ducts of the esophagus....

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Does Sugar Cause Cancer?

Does Sugar Cause Cancer?

Most health experts believe that sugar itself doesn’t cause cancer, but having too much fat cells does.  However, some cancer experts believe that having high insulin levels can trigger some types of cancer. The American Cancer Society and the National Cancer Institute and other experts say that obesity, and not sugar, causes cancer. The cells...

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Risk factors for cervical cancer every woman should know [Video]

Risk factors for cervical cancer every woman should know [Video]

In the US, around 13,000 new cases of cervical cancer are diagnosed each year. According to the American Cancer Society, cervical cancer rates have gone down over 50% since the 1960s because of Pap tests which enable doctors to detect the cancer at an earlier stage when it is easier to treat. Every woman should...

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Can Essential Oils Help Treat Cancer? [Video]

Can Essential Oils Help Treat Cancer? [Video]

Essential oils are often used as a complementary therapy for cancer patients.  Studies show that essential oils may help ease nausea, vomiting, insomnia, or topical skin problems in cancer patients.  More research is needed to determine if essential oils can treat cancer and its symptoms.  Most cancer patients find alternative ways to improve their condition....

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Regularly Eating these 10 Foods can Increase your Risk for Cancer

Regularly Eating these 10 Foods can Increase your Risk for Cancer

Consistently making poor diet choices can increase your risk for cancer. Reduce your consumption of processed foods and meats. Also steer clear of drinks that are sugary or piping hot. Everything in moderation The occasional takeout is fine. But consistently making poor diet choices can not only lead to weight gain but also heart disease....

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How to Diagnose Esophageal Cancer with These Signs and Symptoms [Video]

How to Diagnose Esophageal Cancer with These Signs and Symptoms [Video]

Esophageal cancer is a condition where cancer cells invade the tissues of the esophagus. Causes of esophageal cancer include heavy alcohol consumption, smoking, and Barrett’s esophagus. The cases of esophageal cancer are not that high compared to other types of cancer, but it is still essential to know its signs and symptoms. The esophagus is...

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Obesity would likely increase the risk of developing cancer [Video]

Obesity would likely increase the risk of developing cancer [Video]

Obesity is a medical condition in which an individual carries excess weight that affects his health. Obesity is now linked to an increased risk of cancer, according to experts. Among the cancers associated with obesity include liver cancer, uterine cancer, pancreatic cancer, colorectal, kidney, breast cancer, and esophageal. Certainly, obesity affects the health of a...

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