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Things to Know about Cervical Cancer Prevention

You can lower the risk of getting cervical cancer, but it can’t be completely prevented. In the beginning, cervical cancer will bring pre-cancerous changes to the body. But you can diagnose and stop it from turning invasive. If someone wants to detect […]


Childhood Cancer: Know the Warnings

Cancer in children accounts for just 1 % of the total number of cancer cases. The ‘Golden Ribbon’ which is symbolic of paediatric cancers denotes the importance in curing these cancers. Although rare, they cause much distress in the young […]

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Esophageal cancer: Trends and Risks

Cancer is a condition that develops when cells in the body begin to grow uncontrollably and can develop in any part of the body. The esophagus is a 10-13 inch long muscular tube that connects the throat to the stomach. […]

Symptoms of Breast Cancer

Feel Them to Save Them

Breast cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in women. A study conducted by the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi (HAAD) revealed that 80% of breast lumps are benign. The study also revealed that 80% of all cancerous […]