It was singer-songwriter Joe Jackson who wrote âeverything gives you cancerâ back in the 1980s, a belief that seems to have held sway ever since.
17 April 2012
People like to travel. They make almost two billion air journeys every year, as well as countless trips by road, rail and sea. Because cancer is a common health problem, it is no surprise that some of the people wanting to travel will be those with cancer.
27 March 2012
Personalised therapy is the Holy Grail of cancer treatment, but it's a long road with plenty of obstacles. Humans have been travelling with cancer for a very long time, dealing with it over the centuries in several key ways.
24 March 2012
Lymphoedema is a chronic permanent swelling resulting from accumulation of fluid and other products, such as protein, in the tissue spaces due to an imbalance between interstitial fluid production and transport.1
13 March 2012
There are mixed findings from scientific studies about its benefits, which may be due to variations in dosage, the form of chondroitin used, duration of use and research design.
28 February 2012
This article explores current and potential future options for the treatment of BCCs.
17 January 2012
Early intervention and referral are the keys to preventing ongoing chronic pain.
21 June 2011
More than 14,000 Australians are diagnosed with colon cancer each year, and surprisingly, the greatest increase is in the 20- to 34-year age group, with a 64% increase over a five-year period.1Â