Psychological effects of breast cancer on seniors

While we often see breast cancer ads plastered with middle-aged females and hear stories of young mothers who were taken from their children too...

CANDLELIGHTERS CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION

n. a non-profit organization which links families and children going through cancer. It provides information on childhood cancer treatment and related services. As a...

How to Be There For, And Support, A Terminally Ill Person

It is beyond painful to learn that someone you care about has a terminal illness. You want to help, but you're afraid of saying...

ANTIESTROGEN

a substance (e.g., tamoxifen) that lessens the physiological effects of estrogenic hormones on the tissues that are normally responsive to them. May function by...

Social & Emotional Benefits of Regular Exercise

Exercise is one of the best ways to remain fit and healthy for people of all ages. The physical benefits of exercising regularly are...

BCL-2

n. a family of regulator proteins, first of which is the B-Cell Lymphoma-2 (BCL-2) gene. These are genes whose proteins and protein products help...

LARYNGEAL CANCER

Cancerous growths that affect the larynx or vocal cords. Higher incidents of this form of cancer affect the male population. ...

ONCOLOGY

the examination and remediation of non-cancerous and cancerous tumors. This department of medicine and of behavioral or populace sciences entails the management of cancer...

Where to get emotional support for cancer

It is estimated that 1,688,780 people will be diagnosed with cancer in 2017, and 600,920 of them won’t survive the fight for their lives....

LEUPROLIDE

a hormone which blocks the actions of androgens and oestrogens in the human body used in the treatment of tumours, precocious puberty and advanced...

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