Cancer news and information
On the left you will see a list of cancers (click here if the list isnt there), from breast cancer, to lung cancer, and colon cancer to prostate cancer and by clicking on any of them you will be accessing the latest cancer information available, all in an easy-to-read, easy-to-understand magazine style, straight out of icon magazine. At the top of the list on the left you will also find some useful general articles like What is cancer? and under Cancer General some quick tips to get you started and save you time hunting all over the internet. You can also quickly access any drugs that have been suggested by your oncologist. These general articles on cancer really will save you a lot of time.
CANCERactive gives you more!
Click on to the cancer you are most interested in, and read on. You will find the very latest news and information, links to the drugs you may be using, perhaps one persons own story of how they tackled this cancer, complementary therapies that might help, references to cancer and diet and which herbal compounds might help, plus a detailed and comprehensive overview that will tell you the orthodox view and far, far more. One US Charity recently described our Breast Cancer overview as the best available in the world!
All the overviews are written as an article but covering everything you need to know to help you beat this cancer from symptoms and diagnosis, to possible causes and treatments, Orthodox and Complementary and even new and Alternative cancer treatments.
We are the only UK charity bringing you comprehensive evidence-based information across the board in this way. It all originates in icon, (Integrative Cancer and Oncology News) our unique 60+ page, full colour magazine available quarterly and free in over 500 UK cancer Hospitals, Complementary cancer centres and Health units in major Libraries.
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Remember, our magazine icon is written by professional journalists, supported by professors, doctors and scientists. We aim to be an easy read, bringing the UKs most comprehensive knowledge bank of information to you in an accessible and easy-to-understand way; Patientspeak not Doctorspeak.
And this web site sets out to be the magazine on the web. You can print off any article and read it at your leisure.
We dont intend to be all embracing; we doubt any charity could cover it all. But we genuinely believe that by covering complementary, alternative and new therapies on top of the orthodox ones, and by including the UKs most comprehensive library on possible causes and cancer prevention, we are giving you a whole lot more than any other UK cancer charity site.
CANCERactive is still young. As we develop, so will this site.
More Information so you can make more informed choices
Each Overview on each cancer will detail all the possible causes and all the treatments that are being used, not just in the UK but in countries like the USA, Russia and Japan. We receive over 60 newsletters from top worldwide cancer centres and we check it and then bring it straight to you, so that you can give yourself the very best chance of beating this disease. Some are 24 pages long so you may want to print off a copy and read it several times at your leisure.
You will also find links, for example to the latest news items, pulled from our magazine section Cancer Watch. These offer the latest research studies, science and therapies from all over the world.
If you do have a cancer, we urge you not to stop with this section. Go to prevention, go to treatments, and even read the stories of people who have beaten their cancers. This website is all about giving you highly useable information.
You may have an oestrogen driven cancer. So why not read Pillar II of the 4 Pillars of Cancer and find out all about it. (Come to think of it, you really should read all four!. They will tell you what factors might have caused - and might still be maintaining - your cancer). You might also to do well look at the sections on prostate or breast cancer? Elsewhere on the site you will find all about the effects of this hormone, and how you can do simple things to cut it out of your life. After all, that is what your doctor is trying to do. (You could start with As safe as Houses )
You could try reading our books. Each is designed to provide really usable information in an easy-to-read fashion. You may even want to receive our magazine - your cancer may be covered in the next issue! Or sign up for our e-newsletter (see panel on the left of this page). It will regularly bring you the latest worldwide information and research, probably well before your doctor even knows it.
No Vested Interests
At CANCERactive we pride ourselves in bringing you the facts the Whole Truth the scientific evidence-based information, not the quackery or hype. We can do this because we are a dedicated group of unpaid but knowledgeable people who care only about you and your welfare. We can be completely objective; we have no big companies funding us, nor do we have Trustees and other influencers with their own agendas. We are the peoples champion, bringing you Everything you need to know to help you beat cancer. The Whole Truth because you deserve nothing less
CANCERactive. Intelligent Information. Independent Voice.
This website represents a prcis of a vast number of varied sources available to anyone on the subject of cancer, its prevention and cure.
Whilst CANCERactive and Health Issues, the publishers and authors, have made every effort to ensure that the facts, information and conclusions are accurate and as up to date as possible at the time of publication, the authors and publishers assume no responsibility for errors, omissions, or their consequences.
Some of the articles have been prepared by professors and doctors, others by journalists in discussion with professionals.
However, we are neither fully qualified health practitioners nor doctors of medicine and so not qualified to give any advice on any medical matters. Cancer (and its related illnesses) is a very serious and very individual disease. Readers must consult with experts and specialists in the appropriate medical field before taking, or refraining from taking, any action.
This website, and the advice contained, is not intended as an alternative to such specialist advice, which should be sought for accurate diagnosis and before any course of treatment.
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