After the cancer diagnosis, you ask yourself – what now? Do I need to continue with the everyday activities, do I need to change my diet or my lifestyle? There are moments when you needed professional help to overcome the fear and uncertainty. The Center for Oncology and Radiotherapy offers full support for all aspects related to your everyday life.
Patients often exhibit similar reactions on hearing they have cancer. Their first reaction is the feeling of shock and denial. Although there are psychological changes to adapt to the disease over time, patients may sometimes need professional assistance. Read more
The most common causes of pain in patients suffering from cancer, can be the cancer itself or the treatment for the same. The cancer by itself does not hurt, nonetheless it may be the cause of pain, assuming it pressures the surrounding nerves .. Read more
Palliative care, a modern oncologic approach, is applied to patients who have just been diagnosed withcancer, who are receiving treatment and who are in the terminal period of their life.The final phase of the disease is accepted by the patient and ... Read more
WHAT IS CANCER
Cancer is a general name for a group of 100 diseases. All these diseases have in common the fact that they start by uncontrolled growing up of abnormal cells that may attack other tissues and organs.Cancer is a destructive disease and the number of cancer patients is constantly increasing.
There are more than 100 different types of cancer with different symptoms. Therefore it is impossible to determine a specific group of symptoms that is characteristic of this type of disease. Consequently, the cancer is a disease that has no specific symptoms.
NUTRITION AND CANCER
Research studies have revealed the relationship between nutrition and cancer. The primary cause of many types of cancer, such as stomach cancer, cancers of the colon and rectum, liver cancer, pancreas cancer, kidney cancer and prostate cancer is nutrition.