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Prostate cancer: causes and symptoms

Prostate cancer begins when abnormal cells in the prostate start growing in an uncontrolled way. In most cases, prostate cancer

Blueberry extract could help in cancer radiation treatment

Blueberries are often promoted as a ‘superfood,’ and despite the overused marketing claims of this word, there may just be

Skin cancer: what is it?

What is skin cancer? Skin cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the skin. What types are there?

Video: Breast cancer treatment – is chemotherapy always necessary?

Video transcript Chemotherapy has reduced breast cancer mortality rates, but lowers patients’ quality of life. Now, a brand new gene-testing

Pelvic floor muscle exercises for men

Pelvic floor muscle exercises can help to restore bladder control after treatments for prostate cancer. Ideally, the exercises should be

Lymphoma

What is lymphoma? Lymphoma is cancer of the lymphatic system, and is the sixth most common form of cancer in

Prostate cancer: surgery side effects

Surgery is one of a number of options available for the treatment of prostate cancer. Surgery to remove the prostate

Lymphatic system

The lymphatic system is a network of tiny vessels, similar to the blood circulation. However instead of blood, the lymph

Cancer: what is it?

Cancer is a group of diseases resulting from the abnormal growth of some cells that start to divide uncontrollably and

Multiple myeloma

What is multiple myeloma? Multiple myeloma is a type of cancer affecting plasma cells, which are a mature form of

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