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2013-01-03 18:08:26

Pioneering research presented at the Fertility 2013 conference today (Thursday 3 January 2013) shows that a large proportion of male cancer patients are missing out on appropriate fertility advice. Sperm banking is routinely recommended for all men diagnosed with cancer who are at risk of long-term infertility, caused by treatment such as chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Infertility can be permanent or temporary depending on the individual's circumstances and men may need to attend...

2012-12-14 05:01:08

Creamy mashed potato casserole, one of the 150 delicious recipes found in The Essential Cancer Treatment Nutrition Guide and Cookbook is the ideal recipe for Christmas dinner or anytime one needs some comfort on the plate. Written by cancer survivor and registered dietitian Jean LaMantia, this book was written for cancer patients, caregivers and survivors. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 There´s nothing like comfort food when one's appetite is fleeting. According to...

2012-11-14 13:01:21

Aerobic exercise can help relieve the fatigue often associated with cancer and cancer treatment, according to Cochrane researchers. Their updated systematic review strengthens findings from an earlier version on cancer-related fatigue published in The Cochrane Library. Fatigue is a common and potentially long-lasting side-effect of cancer and cancer treatment. It may last for months or years. Dealing with cancer-related fatigue is crucial because those who suffer its effects may be less...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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