In Part I of “Are you bald yet?” there was a brief discussion of how going bald impacts cancer patients. Obtaining a wig was also discussed. In Baltimore, the office for the American Cancer Society is located behind “The Avenue at White Marsh” on 8219 Township Drive, Baltimore 21236. To make an appointment to visit their Wig Room, you must call 410-931-6850.
Everyone knows that in order to fight against bacteria and viruses the immune system has to be strong. The same can also be said with cancer. Dr. Ghoneum thinks that cancer can only develop, if the immune system is malfunctioning, weak or absent. So strong immune system is necessary to fight against cancer. But how can you strengthen your immune system?
Vitamin K helps cancer care treatments promote proper eye and brain function. The next time you have to spend time staring at a computer screen or studying for that big exam, try some Swiss chard.
The only risk involved in watchful waiting is when the prostate cancer has been misclassified. For example, the lab techs failed to detect aggressive cancer cells which had already spread into other regions. That’s why you need to work closely with your physician so you can carefully monitor your condition and minimize such risk.
Thursday, April 5, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. – The Brave Heart: Healing Relationships with Ourselves and Others. $10. Vajrayana Kadampa Buddhist Center, 13 Harrison Street, Oak Park.
Green Tea also helps keep blood sugar stable. That is why it reduces appetite. Keeping blood sugar stable is a big component of weight loss. If your blood sugar drops, your body will produce the stress hormone cortisol. That is a fat-storage hormone. Keeping your blood sugar stable during the day by eating small frequent meals and not waiting too long to eat really makes cancer care weight loss much more efficient.
When you start making sense of your diagnosis, you’ll need to determine which direction to take with your treatment. cancer care treatments is determined by the stage of the cancer, and the treatments come with side effects that you should discuss with your doctor. Don’t rely on the opinion of one specialist because you feel you have to. If you want a second opinion on your treatment options, you should get it.
I can’t stand nicotine patches. They make me jittery. I might try the gum, but then, there’s a chance of oral cancer with that route. You know what I wish? That the Indians sold an alternative, healing pill that I could take to forget about smoking entirely.