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You Bladder Pay Attention To This

by Friday, November 10, 2017

Gallbladder cancer is an uncommon cancer. In Malaysia, it accounts for approximately 0.8% of new cancer cases reported between the years 2007-2011 (Malaysian Cancer Registry).   Over 85% of gallbladder cancers ...

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Coming to Grips with Breast Cancer: The Spouse’s Experience

by Thursday, September 7, 2017

Around 5,000 Malaysian women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year, most of them aged between 30 and 60 years, and nearly half of those affected are under 50-years of age. Although the magnitude ...

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Head and Neck (ENT) Cancers: From Symptoms to Diagnosis and Treatment

by Friday, August 4, 2017

ENT cancers, also known as Head and Neck cancers are a group of cancers that affect the soft tissue organs in the head and neck region. It includes cancers of ...

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You’d Be Surprised To Know This About Lung Cancer

by Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Misconceptions about lung cancer seem to hang around forever like cigarette smoke in a night club. You’ve probably heard some of these ‘gems’ like “only smokers get it” or “lung ...

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Prostate Cancer: Fourth Most Common Cancer Among Malaysian Men

by Thursday, June 15, 2017

A cancer that has short-circuited the lives of men worldwide is now seeing alarming incidences rising in Malaysia as of recent years. Today, prostate cancer has become the fourth most ...

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Colon Cancer: Did You Know That You Can Survive Without Your Colon?

by Tuesday, May 30, 2017

We were doing research on colon cancer and came across this fascinating fact – there are colon cancer survivors out there who have had their entire colon removed and are ...

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Did you know that colorectal cancer is preventable?

by Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Image source: www.nutritionbyangelique.net Scientific evidence is showing that with early screening, colorectal cancer is highly treatable and lives can be saved. Let's raise the awareness to save more lives! For many of us, ...

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Thyroid: How Well Do You Know This Important Metabolic Gland?

by Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Thyroid: How Well Do You Know This Important Metabolic Gland? There are many thing about our body system and functions that we do not really know well. Take our thyroid for ...

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