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Drinking youth: Alcohol causes tumour by permanently damaging genes, breaking up DNA

By Chukwuma Muanya -Drinking alcohol has been found to damage Deoxy ribonucleic Acid (DNA)/genetic material – causing an increased chance of breast cancer and other major types of the disease. 465 more words


Why Colin?

When I’d recovered from the shock of being told that I had a tumour – and a big one at that – my kids decided we needed a name for it. 170 more words

Colon Cancer

You survived - now what?

If you’re reading this then you, or someone dear to you, found out they have cancer. Discovering this is beyond shocking. 

Suddenly, all the normal things you enjoyed, looked forward to, or planned for, stop being important. 330 more words

Colon Cancer

Another year, another victory: Defying the odds to keep their child alive

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Current Affairs

Haikus 8

An ending
A tumour excised.
Moon orbiting home planet,
drifts off into space.

‘You list ‘fisting’ as
a hobby?’. His forte was
angling, not proofing. 46 more words

Creative Writing

Building a Predictive Model of Tumour Lethality

The process to which a normal cell progresses into a tumour cell has been identified as a series of mutations. Multiplying by each cell cycle, the tumour cells begin to exceed the normal cells and spread throughout the organ, eventually to other parts of the body. 377 more words