Essays Tagged: "kinds of cancer"

Skin Cancer

Of all different kinds of cancer, skin cancer is one of the most commonlydiagnosed cancers in the United States. Skin ... d infection. It also stores fat, water, and vitamin D. The skin has twolayers and several different kinds of cells. With a certain lifestyle these cells can becomecancerous.(Prodigy Web Browser: An In ...

(3 pages) 91 0 3.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Environmental Causes of Cancer This essay was written over various environmental causes of cancer, their incidence rates, and other related information.

cer develops when cells in a part of the body begin to grow out of control. Although there are many kinds of cancer, they all start because of the uncontrollable growth of abnormal cells. These cancer ...

(7 pages) 177 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Leukemia.

ing concern with the development of Cancer. Over one million Americans are diagnosed with different kinds of cancer each year. One of the most well known kinds of cancer is leukemia. Every year, almos ...

(5 pages) 85 0 2.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Understanding Cervical cancer.

ingle disease with a single cause and a single type of treatment. There are more than 200 different kinds of cancer, each with its own name and treatment.Although cells in different parts of the body ...

(4 pages) 110 3 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Obesity in Youth

pardizing their health, putting them at risk for heart disease, stroke, arthritis, and even certain kinds of cancer, in fact, it is the second leading preventable death next to smoking. There are a lo ...

(4 pages) 196 1 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Cervical Cancer

ingle disease with a single cause and a single type of treatment. There are more than 200 different kinds of cancer, each with its own name and treatment. (Encarta 04)Although cells in different parts ...

(2 pages) 23 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Lymphoma

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Lymphoma There are many kinds of cancer that plague Americans every year. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Lymphoma are just ... CCL, a biopsy of the lymph nodes rather than the bone marrow is often done. Although there are many kinds of biopsies, the one that is recommended is an open biopsy. When this is done, the entire swol ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Alcohol benefits

the risk of heart disease. But when consumption surpasses two drinks a day, risks increase for some kinds of cancer.Doctors at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas say before you start drinking fo ... n your case. There are other risks associated with alcohol, like liver disease, alcoholism and some kinds of cancer.

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Combination Therapy for HIV infection

ay to conrol some diseases is to combine several medicines. For example, tuberculosis (TB) and some kinds of cancer are best treated with combination therapy. Soon after drugs were developed to treat ...

(2 pages) 435 0 0.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology