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Cancer

Part of speech: Noun

 Cancer is a growing problem.


  •  "Cancer appears to be a modern disease created by modern life." - Professor Rosalie David
    "Smoking is the single biggest preventable cause of  cancer." - 101
  • "We need changes in the direction the  cancer research is going. We need access to care beyond mammograms. We need to know what is causing the disease, and we need a cure. " - Barbara Brenner - 103
  • Adults tend to be more resistant to diseases than young children. - 167
  • It is better to prevent disease than to treat it after it occurs. - 724
  Key words: Cancer, Cancers, Disease, Health, Pain  

  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)  

Question: What is  cancer?
  Answer:  Cancer is a disease where abnormal cells grow rapidly and invade surrounding tissue. - 104

Question: What is the treatment for colorectal  cancer?
  Answer: Surgery is the main treatment for colorectal  cancer. - 291

Question: What is disease?
  Answer: Disease is an illness, sickness, disorder, or abnormal condition of any body organ, structure, or system. - 241

Question: What causes diseases?
  Answer: Diseases can be caused by: nutritional deficiency, poisons, parasites, bacterial infection, viruses, or genetic anomalies. - 242


Topics from our world ...


  External related links to the world ...  

National Cancer Institute
 National Cancer Institute


cancer.gov - 133
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
 H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute


moffitt.usf.edu - 134
Cancer information
 Cancer information


en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cancer - 135
Disease.com - Diseases, and Infections
 Disease.com - Diseases, and Infections

 Medical information about: Cancer, Crohns, Cystic Fibrosis, Diabetes, Disease, HIV, AIDS, Infection, Mad cow, and Migraine.

disease.com - 240
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


cdc.gov - 241
National Organization for Rare Disorders
 National Organization for Rare Disorders

 Prevention, treatment and cure of rare diseases.

rarediseases.org - 242



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