"Cancer Symptoms in Men"

15 Cancer Symptoms in Men

Men, heed these possible clues and find cancer early, when it’s more treatable. Experts say that men could benefit greatly by being alert to certain cancer symptoms that require a trip to the doctor’s office sooner…

"Brain-Eating Amoeba"

Brain-Eating Amoeba

What Is a Brain-Eating Amoeba? Amoebas are single-celled organisms. The so-called brain-eating amoeba is a species discovered in 1965. It’s formal name is Naegleria fowleri. Although first identified in Australia, this amoeba is believed to have…

"Human Liver"

How Not to Wreck Your Liver

Your liver is a key player in your body’s digestive system. Everything you eat or drink, including medicine, passes through your liver. “The liver is a vital organ and not something you can live without,” says…

"Lung Cancer"

Lung Cancer Overview

Lung Cancer: The Big Picture Lung cancer is the top cause of cancer deaths in both men and women. But this wasn’t always the case. Before the widespread use of mechanical cigarette rollers, lung cancer was…

"Colon Cancer"

Colon Cancer

Colorectal Cancer: What Is It? Not including skin cancer, colorectal cancer is the third most frequently diagnosed cancer in men and women and the second highest cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. Yet, when found…

"Reasons to Gaining Weight"

Reasons to Gaining Weight

What’s With the Weight Gain? If you started taking in more calories than usual or cutting back on exercise, you wouldn’t be surprised if the numbers on the scale crept higher. But what if you’re doing…