December 7, 2017

Colon Cancer: Epidemiology and Risk Factors

Colon cancer ranks among the top most cancers all around the globe. There are several factors that contribute to its incidence, some of which are discussed […]
December 7, 2017

Peeking into the mains of colon cancer

1. Definition  The large intestine in the human body comprises of the caecum (a blind-ending pouch to which the appendix is attached), the Colon and rectum. […]
December 7, 2017

The fundamentals of colon cancer treatment

Colon cancer treatment depends upon the stage and spread of the disease. Read the article to learn what are the different treatment protocols for each stage […]
December 7, 2017

Tests and Stages of Colon Cancer

Once suspected, next, colon cancer needs a massive series of tests for confirmatory diagnosis, as well as a proper staging to determine the treatment protocol. Each […]
December 7, 2017

Colon Cancer Metastasis, Recurrence and Follow-up

Important points regarding those aspects of colon cancer about which the general public knows the least: Metastasis, Recurrence, and Follow-up. 1.Understanding Metastases Metastatic cancer is a […]
December 29, 2016

Colon Cancer

Complications Changes in Bowel Habits: One of the most common complications of colon cancer development is the alterations observed in an individual’s bowel habits. Patients tend […]
December 28, 2016

Abnormalities in the colon

Colon is the largest part of the large intestine in humans. It can undergo a variety of abnormal changes, many of which may even progress to […]
November 23, 2016

Carnosine and its Effects on Colon Cancer

Carnosine is an antioxidant found mainly in dairy products, although it can also be found in whole wheat produces, rye, rice bran, oatmeal, corn, buckwheat, bee […]
October 25, 2016

Signs and Symptoms of Colon Cancer

Many colon cancer symptoms can mimic other diseases, such as inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, and a bowel infection. One article (1) from the […]
October 20, 2016

Endoscopy for Colorectal Cancer

Endoscopy via a colonoscope is often done in order to diagnose colorectal cancer and is sometimes used to treat polyps that lead to colorectal cancer. One […]