Cancer Treatment

Cancer Treatment

Blood Test To Detect Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Treatment SingaporeDetecting breast cancer through mammogram is so far considered as a safe test to detect breast cancer.  Mammography is a low-dose x-ray imaging of breasts to find out breast cancer.  Mammograms enable the doctor to have a closer look for breast lumps and changes in breast tissue and show small lumps if any that may not be found during a routine clinical breast check-up.  Mammography is so far considered the best screening tool to detect breast cancer.  But this may change if the research to detect breast cancer through blood test becomes a reality. More

Stem Cell Treatment – The Panacea

Stem cell treatment for various diseases and ailments is expanding and preserving stem cells of individuals at the birth itself has seen a rise.  The stem cells of the umbilical cord is seen as a great source and preserving them is the first step for future healthcare requirement of that individual.


Stem cells

Stem cells are biological cells found in all multi-cellular organisms.  These cells divide themselves and differentiate into specialized cells types and further can produce more stem cells and also self-renew. The stem cells can be classified into two main categories; they are Embryonic Stem Cells and Adult Stem Cells.

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Cancer Treatment – New Breakthrough

Can a drug kill cancer cells and give relief to cancer patients?   A team of scientists think so.  The “wonder drug” which they claim to have achieved a major breakthrough that can kill off cancer and could wipe out some of the most deadly forms of cancer.  The drug named as ‘KG5’ works in such a way that the cancer cells kills itself, which they termed it as “committing suicide” and further claimed that the drug stops the cells multiplying or growing into tumor and then completely shutting down.

The international team of scientists felt that the radical drug will bring fresh hope to patients with aggressive and deadly tumors and the drug KG5 could be made available in as little as five years in pill form.  Lead scientist Prof. David Cheresh says that the drug “blocks the function of proliferation” and the malignant cells commit suicide when they can’t multiply. Proved effective in tests against pancreatic, breast and kidney cancers, it could well have a positive effect on a broad range of other tumours.

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Breast Cancer – Symptoms & Stages

Know & Check Yourself:

Breast Cancer Treatment SingaporeBreast cancer if detected early, enhances chances for complete recovery.  And women must know if they are susceptible to breast cancer by checking themselves periodically.  The estimate of women afflicted with breast cancer is one in seven.  During the initial stages, breast cancer shows no symptoms and goes undetected.

Symptoms of Breast Cancer to watch out are; More

Fibroid Treatment – Non Invasive

Uterine Fibroid Treatment – HIFU

If you are suffering from uterine fibroids and worried about its surgery, STOP Worrying and get treated through non-invasive MRI guided HIFU.

HIFU stands for High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound or High Frequency Ultrasound, this procedure is highly effective in treating uterine fibroids.  HIFU is a highly precise medical procedure using high-intensity focused ultrasound to heat and destroy pathogenic tissue rapidly through ablation.

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    Liposuction

    Liposuction is a cosmetic surgery to remove excess fat on many regions of the human body, such as abdomen, thighs, buttocks, neck, breast, chest, hind arms, hip region, etc. Liposuction is also known as lipoplasty body sculpting, liposculpture, lipectomy.   Liposuction improves the body’s shape as it removes excess fat deposits between the skin and(…)

  • Gastric Lap Band Surgery For Weight Loss

    Gastric Banding or Lap Band surgery is a minimally invasive surgery which is commonly referred as Lap Band surgery.  The gastric band is an inflatable silicone device placed around the top portion of the stomach.  Being minimally invasive surgery i.e. the band is placed through laparoscopic surgery.  The lap band or gastric banding to treat obesity is(…)

  • Coronary Artery Disease

    Coronary Artery Disease – Are Women At Greater Risk? Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) one of the major cardiac disorder that is affecting many. Coronary artery disease is narrowing of the blood vessels that supply blood and oxygen to the heart.  This is caused when fat is built up and plaque is formed together with other(…)

  • Stem Cell Treatment – The Panacea

    Stem cell treatment for various diseases and ailments is expanding and preserving stem cells of individuals at the birth itself has seen a rise.  The stem cells of the umbilical cord is seen as a great source and preserving them is the first step for future healthcare requirement of that individual. Stem cells Stem cells(…)

  • Cancer Treatment – New Breakthrough

    Can a drug kill cancer cells and give relief to cancer patients?   A team of scientists think so.  The “wonder drug” which they claim to have achieved a major breakthrough that can kill off cancer and could wipe out some of the most deadly forms of cancer.  The drug named as ‘KG5’ works in such(…)

  • 7 Reasons To Visit An Orthodontist

    Alignment of teeth and gum shape determines a lot about facial features, especially the smile.  If teeth are well seated and does not overlap one another or protrudes way too much, enhances the beauty of the smile and also the facial beauty.  And that may be just one of the reasons to visit an orthodontist. (…)

  • Breast Cancer – Symptoms & Stages

    Know & Check Yourself: Breast cancer if detected early, enhances chances for complete recovery.  And women must know if they are susceptible to breast cancer by checking themselves periodically.  The estimate of women afflicted with breast cancer is one in seven.  During the initial stages, breast cancer shows no symptoms and goes undetected. Symptoms of(…)

  • Fibroid Treatment – Non Invasive

    Uterine Fibroid Treatment – HIFU If you are suffering from uterine fibroids and worried about its surgery, STOP Worrying and get treated through non-invasive MRI guided HIFU. HIFU stands for High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound or High Frequency Ultrasound, this procedure is highly effective in treating uterine fibroids.  HIFU is a highly precise medical procedure using high-intensity(…)

  • Abdominoplasty Procedures

    Abdominoplasty: In simple words, is a surgical procedure to give a better shape to the body and this surgery is performed by a cosmetic surgeon in the abdominal region. Abdominoplasty is also known as tummy tuck.  This cosmetic surgical procedure makes the abdomen more stiff/firm after the removal of excess fat and loose skin from the abdomen region,(…)

  • Ear Reconstruction Surgery – Otoplasty

    Otoplasty/Ear Surgery: Otoplasty or ear surgery is an aesthetic surgical procedure used to modify the size and shape of ears in order to give a person better and more pleasant look.  For those who have ears stand out prominently or look like flaps, or are too big, this can be rectified to an extent by(…)