How does Arsenic get into my body? Part – I

It is a well known fact that Arsenic is toxic. Arsenic contamination of groundwater is a common problem affecting millions of people around the world. The article starts with a brief overview about … [Read more...]

Water Pollution and Cancer

Communities world over are increasingly becoming concerned about the potentials risks that chemicals found in drinking water pose. Irrespective of the source of water – tap water, from a well … [Read more...]

Preventing Cancer of the Cervix

We have already taken a look at what is cervical cancer and how it is caused. The next question that we need to answer is that can it be prevented? In the article Cervical Cancer – Overview we … [Read more...]

Cervical Cancer – Risk Factors and Causes

A risk factor is something that increases the chances of a person to get a certain disease. When we talk about risk factors and causes of cervical cancer, an attempt is being made to identify the risk … [Read more...]

Kidney Cancer: Prevention

Cancer affecting the kidneys is termed as kidney cancer. As discussed in earlier articles on overview, risk factors and causes, symptoms, screening and diagnosis, there are no known causes of kidney … [Read more...]