cancer Articles
Preserving Your Fertility When Diagnosed with Cancer
Friday, December 12th, 2014 by ddavanport
A diagnosis of cancer is devastating on so many different levels. Often patients are so overwhelmed that the last thing they think about is getting on with their life once treatment is past. This includes taking action now to preserve their option to have children after cancer. H... Read more
Get the Word Out: Preserving Fertility When Diagnosed with Cancer
Thursday, December 11th, 2014 by ddavanport
We need to be doing a better job getting the word out that it is indeed possible to preserve your option to have children after youve been diagnosed with cancer. Each year 140,000 people under the age of 45 will be diagnosed with cancer and undergo treatment. Unfortunately, this ... Read more
The 7 Wonders of Green Tea
Thursday, November 13th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
Is green tea really the healthiest drink on earth? That's what many say about this powerhouse tea that has numerous proven benefits for human health. From minerals to nutrients to antioxidants, green tea is credited with doing just about everything, from curing cancer to reve... Read more
My mom has cancer
Saturday, October 25th, 2014 by MissBert
My mom has stage-4 ovarian cancer. I have no time to devote to this blog as it's taking all I have, and more, to give her the care she needs. She's not terminal at this point; the doctor believes she can live 5 years, but she first has to survive chemo, surgery, and more chemo, w... Read more
5 Ways Coffee Benefits Your Health
Monday, October 13th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
You may have heard that coffee can have adverse effects on your health, including raising your cholesterol and blood pressure levels. While this may be true for some people, recent research has thrown a curve ball that turns this notion on its head. According to some studies... Read more
Is Breast Cancer Linked with Other Health Issues?
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
Despite medical advances that have made it easier to detect and treat cancers, breast cancer is still one of the leading causes of death among women. With breast cancer so prevalent, women and advocates are using October to bring awareness to the factors that increase a woma... Read more
Book ending the week with Cancer Awareness. Mesothelioma Awareness Day is today!
Friday, September 26th, 2014 by despitelupus
Earlier this week, I made a plug for the upcoming Rock, Paper, Cocktails shopping event that benefits below-the-belt cancers. An event started by a real dynamo, Jennie McGihon. A few days before my post, I got an email from Heather Von St. James,who was diagnosed with mesotheliom... Read more
Rock, Paper, Cocktails! 2014: Monday, Sept 29th, Old Town Alexandria. See you there!
Monday, September 22nd, 2014 by despitelupus
I'm pleased to be supporting the cause once again by participating in the annual Rock, Paper, Cocktails shopping benefit. The event, which raises money for below-the-belt cancers, will be held next Monday, September 29th, in the swanky Hotel Monaco in Old Town, Alexandria. Come s... Read more
The Dangers of Sports Drinks and Energy Drinks
Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
On any given day, we find ourselves zapped of all our energy, yet we must press on. An energy drink, to some, seems like the logical answer when it comes to helping us get over that afternoon slump. And if you're an active person, you might even reach for a sports drink after ... Read more
Getting Enough Vitamin D? Signs & Symptoms You're Not
Friday, August 8th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
Have you been experiencing muscle weakness, fatigue, bone pain and mood swings? If so, you could have a vitamin D deficiency. Vitamin D is classified as both a vitamin and a hormone. As a vitamin, it appears in fortified foods and in supplements. Once ingested, however, the ... Read more
Goto page 123 ... 242526