Colorectal Cancer Rates Rising In Younger Adults  


According to the National Cancer Institute, colorectal cancer is a relatively common disease. The institute cites it as the fourth most prevalent cancer in the United States, predicting 145,600 new incidences and 51,020 deaths in 2019. The institute report says that the new cases and death rates among adults aged 50 years or older are […]

A Woman Diagnosed With An Unusual Case Of ‘Vanishing Bone Disease’

A Woman Diagnosed With An Unusual Case Of 'Vanishing Bone Disease'

It is astonishing and appalling, but there was a woman diagnosed with vanishing bone disease. Over time, both of the long bones in one of her arms simply disappeared. They are shone to be vanishing in a series of X-rays taken over time. How Can This Be?The woman’s ailment was finally diagnosed as a Gorham-Stout disease, […]

Viruses Reprogrammed to Attack Cancer

Viruses Reprogrammed to Attack Cancer

New technology to treat serious medical conditions such as cancer have been developed.This groundbreaking technology uses viruses that have been genetically engineered to eradicate cancer cells. This new approach to treating cancer detects proteins on the surface of cancer cells and specifically targets them for destruction by attaching to their outer membranes, allowing their DNA […]

12 Body Signals About Liver Damage

[nextpage title=”…”] Liver damage can go unchecked for years, and the cumulative damage can eventually lead to total failure. It’s the largest internal organ, and it needs your help to remain healthy. The liver can regenerate, and it’s highly resilient. This means that it can continue functioning even when it’s seriously damaged. Learning how to […]

4 Health Problems Most Men Will Have by Age 50

4 Health Problems Most Men Will Have by Age 50 As we age, our bodies become susceptible to different types of diseases and health related issues. These issues can be age specific, gender specific, or both. If you are a man over 50, common health problems may include prostate issues, obesity, erectile dysfunction, and depression. […]

What The Different Stages Of Cancer Really Mean

Cancer is a term used to describe more than 100 diseases; a doctor will diagnose a particular type of cancer depending on how it behaves and the rate of its growth in the body. It is essential to understand the cancer cells so as to provide your body with the recommended nutrition to control and […]

Why You May Have Pain In Your Butt

Why You May Have Pain In Your Butt The proverbial expression “pain in the butt” refers to something causing annoyance or frustration. A pain in the butt, however, while certainly annoying and frustrating, may literally indicate a variety of conditions that warrant a medical examination and immediate treatment. There are multiple sources for pains in […]

Why Do I Have Swollen Glands?

Why Do I Have Swollen Glands? What Do They Mean When people talk about swollen glands, what they are really referring to are lymph nodes. Lymph nodes are tiny organs in the body that are responsible for filtering lymph, hence the name. Lymph is a clear fluid that circulates throughout the lymphatic system that helps […]

What is Breast Cancer

What is Breast Cancer? By Positivemed-Team Edited By: Stephanie Dawson Breast cancer is a cancer that originates in breast tissue. It forms in tissues, commonly the ducts (tubes that flow milk to the nipples) and lobule (glands responsible for producing milk). It can happen to men and women. Early detection and proper treatment can heal […]

More reasons to eat beet!

Beets are so effective in breaking up tumors mainly by their excellent amount of betacyanin; Betacyanin is the main ingredient that causes red beet its purple reddish color. Beets also have excellent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory compounds that are also fighting aging process in the body. If you love beets, you can also try their juice. […]