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Cancer Scans for Men's Health

Posted 11-19-2013 at 02:26 PM by ChristaIB (HealthBoards Blog)
Updated 11-20-2013 at 07:53 AM by ChristaIB

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Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells that can damage organs and cause a number of serious medical issues. It is a disease that must be caught early to achieve good treatment results and a speedy recovery. One of the most commonly used methods for early detection is a cancer scan.

Common Cancer Risks for Men

Men are more susceptible to certain types of cancer. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the top three cancer...
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Better Breast Cancer Scans

Posted 10-02-2013 at 01:54 PM by ChristaIB (HealthBoards Blog)
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As you probably know, October is mammograms are extremely uncomfortable, if not downright painful. Yet, as uncomfortable as breast scans are, they are the most accurate way to
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My Journey

Posted 08-01-2013 at 03:48 AM by Paperlaces

Today the 1/8/2013 is my daughters birthday I'm happy that I didn't go for my biopsy today. Tomorrow morning at 9:00am I'm having a ultrasound and biopsy on my right breast. I'm 61 the last few days my breast has been sore as is my underarm. I am worried I've been unwell for about 6 months I have a feeling that breast cancer in my right breast will be detected its the waiting for answers that seem to get to me I just won't answers, then I'll be able to deal with cancer.
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Chemo tomorrow

Posted 07-15-2012 at 01:56 PM by Frances <3

Starting to wonder if the side effects are worth it,this week will be a good indication since last week I had off so this week will be able to see how low my white count got with out doing my Gemzar. Wish I could get this all out of my mind 24/7 it's here.
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I had my biopsies today...

Posted 10-05-2011 at 05:51 PM by mandi85710

Well I had my biopsies today. They didn't hurt at all other than the numbing medicine burning a little bit. Now it is the waiting game. They told me it would be 3-5 business days to get the results back. I go back and see him next Wednesday! Then we will decide based on if it is breast cancer or a benign tumor it will make the decision on how to remove it. I just want it out of me. I can't stand the idea of possibly having breast cancer. It scares me to death. I am not ready to leave this earth...
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