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Cancer and sexuality (Part 2) – How can cancer treatment affect sexuality

cancer and sexuality part 2

In part one of this series cancer and sexuality we briefly covered three topics:

What is sexuality?
What is a normal sexual response?
How can my cancer and cancer treatment affect my sexuality?

We continue the series today covering the third question in detail on how can cancer and cancer treatment affect the sexuality. Read the rest of this entry »


Cancer and Sexuality

Cancer and SexualityWhen patients are diagnosed with cancer, they have many thoughts, fears, and questions, and most want to learn more about their disease and treatment. There also are practical issues to consider—paying for treatment, finding transportation, keeping a job, and juggling family responsibilities. Patients are dealing with huge decisions and coping with stressful changes. Read the rest of this entry »


Bosentan Improves Cardiovascular Parameters in Patients With Pulmonary Hypertension Associated With COPD

Pulmonary Hypertension

In patients with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pulmonary hypertension (PH), bosentan plus best conventional care produced greater improvement in cardiovascular parameters than best conventional care alone. Read the rest of this entry »


Experts question motives of mammogram guidelines


Cancer experts fear new U.S. breast imaging guidelines that recommend against routine screening mammograms for women in their 40s may have their roots in the current drive in Washington to reform healthcare. Read the rest of this entry »


Surviving cancer with naturopathy

surviving cancer with naturopathy

Cancer or the ‘Big C’, as it is fearfully referred to, is no longer considered a death sentence. The number of individuals who have survived cancer has considerably increased over the years. Certain adult cancers have a survival rate of 70% or more, while a few childhood cancers may boast of a greater cure rate. Read the rest of this entry »


Lenalidomide – bortezomib safe, promising against relapsed multiple myeloma

bone marrow and multiple myeloma

The combination of the immunomodulatory drug lenalidomide and the proteasome inhibitor bortezomib appears to be both safe and potentially able to induce durable responses in patients with relapsed or relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma, U.S. researchers report online in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Read the rest of this entry »


The Fabulous Five – Compounds Found Most Effective Against Cancer

Radish effective against cancerResearch is rapidly identifying the compounds from plants that are most effective against cancer. Among those that are proving to be the front line of defense against an initial diagnosis of cancer and to prevent recurrence are DIM, curcumin, EGCG, genistein, and I3C. Each has its own unique actions, and when taken together in small amounts they are much more powerful than taking a large amount of only one or two. Each is readily available in supplement form. Read the rest of this entry »


traditional chinese food to fight breast cancer

Dried mushroom

Two Chinese dietary staples – mushrooms and green tea – may have the power to ward off breast cancer, mounting evidence suggests. A study of over 2,000 Chinese women in the International Journal of Cancer found large quantities of both in the diet slashed cancer risk by up to 90%. Read the rest of this entry »