Testicular cancer – what you need to know and how to detect it early

By |2016-11-22T17:10:18+02:00November 8th, 2016|Cancer, General health, Men's health, Wellness|

Testicular cancer represents just 1 percent of all cancers in men, but is the most common cancer in young men. Men are in crisis. They are dying too young. So this November, along with other organisations around the world, we’re focusing on men’s well-being to raise awareness about men’s health and how they can live [...]

Curcumin: the secret weapon in our fight against cancer?

By |2016-11-22T13:51:28+02:00February 2nd, 2016|Cancer, General health|

Curcumin – the active ingredient in turmeric – is making headlines again. And with good reason. Find out why we should all be eating this cheap, everyday ingredient regularly. [custom_frame_center shadow="on"][/custom_frame_center] We’ve known for a long time that curcumin, the active ingredient in turmeric, has a positive effect on health issues such as abnormal liver [...]

Caring for a cancer patient

By |2016-11-22T13:51:31+02:00October 6th, 2015|Cancer|

[custom_frame_center shadow="on"][/custom_frame_center] Are you caring for a cancer patient? Being a caregiver, even if your relationship with the ill person is a loving and intimate one, can be difficult. We found several tips that could make your task less difficult: Find out as much information as you can.. If you’re caring for a cancer patient, [...]

Hospice: support for the patient and the family

By |2016-11-22T13:51:31+02:00May 5th, 2015|Cancer|

[custom_frame_center shadow="on"][/custom_frame_center] Modern society is hooked on the myth of perpetual youth and health. Certainly, most of us secretly hope that we will never need to see the inside of a hospice. We investigated the purpose of hospices, the services they offer and the compassion of the caregivers. What is a hospice? Being diagnosed with [...]

Visiting a friend with cancer: 12 helpful tips

By |2016-11-22T13:51:38+02:00October 7th, 2014|Cancer, General health, General topics|

[custom_frame_center shadow="on"][/custom_frame_center] Are you one of those people who have a really difficult time visiting a friend with cancer, especially one who looks and feels very sick? You’re not alone. There’s no doubt that it’s tough and often awkward to see a friend or loved one in discomfort. These 12 practical tips can help you [...]