While there is no cure for multiple myeloma, early detection can improve the prognosis in patients. Thus, knowing the signs or symptoms of this blood cancer is key to early detection.
Blood cancers typically start in bone marrow where blood is produced. When abnormal cells begin to grow out of control, certain symptoms appear. These symptoms include
September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. With the exception of skin cancer prostate cancer is the most common affecting men.
September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. This is because Ovarian Cancer is often called the silent killer. More need to be aware of how serious this form of cancer is.
Blood cancer is a disease which largely goes unnoticed by many. Until someone or someone we know develops this form of cancer, few ever know about it.
Choosing a primary care doctor, or primary care physician (PCP) can be difficult. With so many from which to choose, many people simply let their insurance company assign their PCP.
Living with arthritis can make everyday tasks difficult; how can individuals with arthritis live a more comfortable life? A simple change in diet could have a large impact.
Cancer causing agents, or carcinogens are many. Adding to the list may be soda, or more correctly, sugared drinks, perhaps the sugar itself. This is the conclusion of two studies into sugared drinks like soda and juice
Coronary heart disease remains the number one cause of death in the United States. Although New Mexico is ranked fairly low among these statistics, it is the only state which is not making progress in reducing that number.
Diabetes affects over 9% of the U.S. population. About 30 million people live with diabetes, many wonder what is the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes?