Throat cancer will affect more men than women, and has the chance to become a real threat to people above the age of 50. What are the symptoms?
She is the upbeat, quirky wife of rock legend Ozzy Osbourne. She is a TV presenter, reality TV show host and a celebrity personality almost everyone knows: Sharon Osbourne. What you maybe didn’t know is that she is also a survivor of colon cancer.
Colon cancer is known by many names, including colorectal cancer and large bowel cancer. Tumors located in the appendix, colon and/or rectum are usually associated with colon cancer – the third most common cancer in the world.
Australia’s darling and the princess of pop, Kylie Minogue, is a woman of many talents. From actress to singer to performer and designer Kylie touches her wide spectrum of fans. Her Showgirl tour, presenting her greatest hits, was postponed due to a shock diagnosis.
Lung cancer is one of the world’s deadliest cancer killers. Find out its causes, symptoms and treatment here.
All men have a potential risk of getting prostate cancer. 80 percent of men will have had prostate cancer by the age of 80. What are the risk factors and what can you do to prevent it? Find out here.
Testicular cancer is the most common cancer among young Caucasian males. While it has a high cure rate, it is still something men in their 20s and 30s need to be aware of. What is testicular cancer, and do you have any of the symptoms?
Lance Armstrong is a world champion athlete in his field – a man whose body must constantly be at its prime. At 25 years of age he was diagnosed with testicular cancer, and only given a 50 percent chance of surviving.
It is every woman’s fear to be diagnosed with breast cancer, to have to undergo chemotherapy – perhaps even a mastectomy – and risk losing a sense of femininity. But it’s not only women who are affected by this cancer.
Anal cancer occurs at the very end of the digestive system, namely in the lower intestine’s rectum. Anal cancer is a highly treatable form of cancer, which usually responds well to surgery and chemotherapy.