One characteristic aspect of ageing is the increased susceptibility to disease, particularly age-related diseases such as cardiovascular diseases and cancer.
If President Bush is serious about genocide, an immediate priority is to stop the cancer of Darfur from spreading further, which means working with France to shore up Chad and the Central African Republic.
Breast cancer is thought to use cholesterol to help the cancer migrate and invade more tissue.
My husband, Clay Felker, died 17 years after his first cancer due to secondary conditions that developed from treatment.
Screening for colon cancer can stop cancer in its tracks.
For example, colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Every four minutes someone is diagnosed, and every nine minutes someone dies.
Once colon cancer becomes symptomatic, nine times out of ten it is too late.
Maybe it's our sins that give God consolation when he finally has to give us cancer.
Clothing that covers the body can be comfortable or uncomfortable, depending on the fabric. In India I typically wear a full salwaar kameez of cotton, because it is superbly comfortable, and full covering keeps dust off one's limbs and at least diminishes the risk of skin cancer.
I want to see cancer cured in my lifetime. It might be.
I don't want to die until I see cancer cured.
It ain't like we're curing cancer or anything, we're watching basketball.
We have forgotten that curing cancer starts with preventing cancer in the first place.
I'm Cancer and Gemini cusp, so I read both and pick the one I like best. I read horoscopes but claim not to believe any of it.
If we get kids eating right, we could decrease cancer rates by 90 percent.
We are bombarded with reasons to stay inside: we're afraid of mosquitoes because of West Nile and grass because of pesticides and sun because of cancer and sunscreen because of vitamin-D deficiency.
Americans are grossly deficient in basic micronutrients and especially those phytochemicals that arm our immune system to fight cancer.
You can manage cancer. You don't have to be degraded by humiliating treatments and protocols. And in some cases, you can be cured of cancer.
Dementia is our most-feared illness, more than heart disease or cancer.
Cancer is like the common cold; there are so many different types. In the future we'll still have cancer, but we'll detect it very, very early, so that it won't kill anybody. We'll zap it at the molecular level decades before it grows into a tumor.