Cryonics involves the careful freezing of a dead body in the hope that future science and medicine will be able to restore the body to life.
Gallbladder cancer is a rare cancer affecting the gallbladder, the pouch that holds the digestive fluid (bile) produced by the liver.
Peritoneal cancer is a rare cancer with few warning signs that mainly affects women.
Proton beam therapy is a different type of radiotherapy. It uses a precision high-energy beam of particles (protons), rather than high energy X-rays, to deliver a dose of radiotherapy for patients with cancer.
A group of blood disorders where bone marrow production of blood cells is disrupted is collectively known as myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS).
Cold caps, also called scalp coolers, can reduce head hair loss for patients undergoing certain types of chemotherapy.
Laryngeal cancer is a form of throat cancer affecting the larynx or voice box.
Chemotherapy is one of the most common treatments for cancer. It uses certain drugs to kill cancer cells or to stop them from growing and spreading to other parts of your body.
Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) is a rare cancer that starts in the myeloid cells in the bone marrow.
Multiple myeloma, sometimes just called myeloma, is a form of cancer which affects plasma cells.
Bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma) is a rare but aggressive type of cancer.
Remission is a word doctors often use when talking about cancer. It means that after treatment, there are no signs of the cancer.
Radiotherapy can be an effective cancer treatment, but it can also cause side effects. Learn more.
We explain what causes brain tumours in adults as well as symptoms and treatment of brain tumours.
Thyroid cancer is a cancer that starts in the thyroid gland. Learn about the types of thyroid cancer, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
BootsWebMD explains what a tumour is, how a benign tumour forms, and how it is treated.
BootsWebMD discusses what acute lymphoblastic leukaemia is as well as its symptoms, risk factors and treatments
BootsWebMD discusses what acute myeloid leukaemia is, as well as its symptoms, risk factors and treatments.
Bone tumours can be cancerous – or non-cancerous, called benign.
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Brain cancer causes tumours in the brain, which may or may not cause symptoms depending on their type and size.
After the initial shock of a cancer diagnosis, practical planning needs to begin for the physical and emotional challenges that lie ahead during treatment and beyond.
Lymphoma is a type of cancer affecting the body's lymphatic system. Often the first sign of lymphoma is a painless swelling in the neck, under an arm or in the groin.
After a diagnosis of lymphoma, the cancer specialist will discuss treatment options for the condition.
Lymphoma is a group of cancers that affect the cells that play a role in the immune system, and primarily represents cells involved in the lymphatic system of the body.
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