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Hi-Res Cancer Surgery: Materials That Make TV Pictures Pop Also Guide Tumor Removal

When cancer surgeons remove tumors from the body, the difference between success and failure is often just a few cells. Any lingering malignancy could lead to a recurrence of the cancer, so it is vital that surgeons excise the entirety of the tumor when at all possible. 1,351 more words

Science & Technology

Details ll, Surgery 2003

With the freshly minted diagnosis of a malignant tumor in my right breast, upper right quadrant, I polled the friends who had had surgery for these kind of things. 937 more words

Your Breasts are Not Beasts

If you are given the diagnosis of cancer the first advice you are given is surgery, mastectomy or lumpectomy . They start talking about your breasts like they were beasts not breasts. 634 more words

Talking About Cancer

The Cost of Finding the Cure

Is there a treatment that could cure cancer? Ask any conventional doctor and he will tell you – NO. If you dare mention that you heard of a treatment that is effective against cancer and his response will be: “If there were a cure everyone would hear and know about.” 825 more words

Talking About Cancer

Treating Cancer Spots On The Liver - 3 Options, And They All Suck

Yep, cancer spots on the liver. I was really hoping to hear that things had been taken care of 100%, and now I’m not really sure how I feel. 12 more words


Fear Kills cancer patients

Fear one of the most powerful emotions, energy of our being. It comes over us without us noticing it; if we try to avoid it, say we will not be fearful, it seems futile as it seeps in, taking over. 1,341 more words


Time Heals: Today’s Cancer Patients Owe a Debt of Gratitude to Generations Past

Only recently have I started to think a great deal about the history of cancer or the oncologists and patients that have come before me. I developed a fascination with these topics while watching the PBS miniseries… 869 more words