MIAMI — Women who have a history of gum disease face a higher risk of several types of cancer, particularly tumors in the esophagus and breasts, a US study found Tuesday.
MIAMI — Most adults gain weight as they age, but adding as little as 11 pounds (five kilograms) by middle age may substantially raise the risk of major illnesses, US researchers said Tuesday. Continue reading “Modest weight gain in adulthood boosts disease risk”
Teodoro B. Padilla
(Second of two parts) Continue reading “A different kind of freedom”
CARDINAL SANTOS Medical Center (CSMC) recently unveiled its newest diagnostic instrument — the Discovery PET/CT 710 scanner — meant to up the standard of cancer care.
By Dr. Jun R. Ruiz
MARCH is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. This is an important campaign as colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer among Filipinos after breast and lung cancers.