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Causes, Symptoms and Treatment for Vaginal Cancer

By Dr. Nitin Pawar, General Surgery, Vaginal cancer is the formation and multiplication of cancerous cells in the vaginal tract. This disease is rather uncommon and may be of two types: Squamous cell carcinoma which forms in the squamous cell; and Adenocarcinoma which begins in the glandular cells. Squamous cell carcinoma…

Ayurvedic Treatment to Reduce the Effect of Cancer

By Dr. Sanjeev Bhargav, Ayurveda Today, cancer has become one of the most deadly challenges that has been spreading drastically in the 21st century and has also become the disease that is known to be the most dangerous killer of the world according to the WHO. It can never be denied…

Cancer Psychology – How You Can Fight The Disease From Within?

By, Dr. Mukul Gharote, Oncology Being diagnosed with any type of Cancer can be dreadful. However, it is important to remember that with medical advancements, most types of cancer today can be cured. By stressing yourself out, you could actually worsen your prognosis. Hence, it is important to pay attention to…

Managing Cancer Pain – No Pain, No Suffering!

By, Dr. Mukul Gharote, Oncology Though not everyone suffering from cancer experiences pain, a majority of them experience pain at some part of the time or another. The amount of pain felt by a patient depends on the type of cancer, its stage and the pain threshold of the person. In…

Cancer Pain – Quality Assurance For Interventional Pain Management Procedures!

By Dr. Neeraj Jain, Pain Management “The neurosignature of pain experience is determined by the synaptic architecture of the neuromatrix” There have been many advances in the understanding & usefulness of an intervention at right time in selective patients producing excellent results. Interventional pain procedures scores over both medicine and surgery,…

What You Need To Know About Lymphadenectomy?

By Dr. Asfar Ahamed, General Surgery Lymphadenectomy is generally defined as a surgical procedure which involves the removal of the lymph nodes followed by a microscopic inspection of a sample of tissue for possible threats of cancer. It can be further divided into a modified or limited lymphadenectomy in which only…

Image Testing For Breast Cancer!

By Dr Shilpy Dolas , Oncology Breast cancer is cancer that forms in tissues of the breast, usually in the ducts (tubes that carry milk to the nipple ) and lobules (glands that make milk). It occurs in both men and women, although male breast cancer is rare. Almost 15 %…

Cancer – Ayurvedic Approach For It!

By Dr. Hiren Raval, Ayurveda Indian oncologist, Siddhartha Mukherjee, in his groundbreaking work ‘The Emperor of All Maladies: a Biography of Cancer ’, describes cancer as “… an expansionist disease. It invades through tissues, sets up colonies in hostile landscapes, seeking “sanctuary” in one organ and then immigrating to another. It…

Treating Cancer With Natural Remedies!

By Dr. Hiren Raval, Ayurveda Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in certain parts of the body divide uncontrollably and destroy tissues. Cancer is an umbrella term for a variety of diseases involving uncontrollable multiplication of cells. Some of the most common cancers are breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate…

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia – Know Its Treatment!

By Dr. K.S Shiva Kumar ,  Urology The prostate gland which is about the size of a walnut can continue to grow throughout your life. However, after the age of 50, the prostate can become enlarged and block the urethra which results in problems in urination. This is known as Benign…