Lung Cancer Claims More Lives than other Types of Cancer

Lung cancer is considered the leading cause of death among men and the second cause of death among women globally. It claims more lives than the ovarian, breast and colon cancers combined mainly because of the advanced stage of the disease at the time of diagnosis....
Brain tumor: Survival rates predominantly low

Brain tumor: Survival rates predominantly low

Brain cancer can either be primary or secondary meaning it has either originated in the brain or has started in another part of the body and spread to the brain. Among adults, secondary brain tumors are more common than the primary. Although there are various types of...
Thyroid Cancer can be cured in early Stages

Thyroid Cancer can be cured in early Stages

Thyroid is a part of the endocrine system responsible for the production of various hormones that controls essential functions such as the heart, body temperature and the digestion. Thyroid cancer involves the thyroid gland which has two main types of cells; the...
Blood Cancer: A Growing Global Health Concern

Blood Cancer: A Growing Global Health Concern

Also known as hematologic cancers, it disrupts the normal production of blood cells and most of them develop in the bone marrow but can also affect the blood itself or the lymphatic system. Three main types of blood cancer are leukemia, lymphoma (Hodgkin lymphoma and...