Tag Archives: Cancer

How to spot the early signs of 'silent killer' cervical cancer

It is often labelled as the silent killer but as the ­tragic death of nurse Julie O’Connor showed, cervical cancer DOES have tell-tale signs. Mum-of-two Julie, 49, ­complained of symptoms but died last week after docs failed to ­diagnose her for three years. More than 3,000 women ­discover they have cervical ­cancer every year and… Read More »

'I was told I had cancer months before our wedding – primary school teacher (51) thought she had a food intolerance before diagnosis

Elizabeth Morgan at her home in Rathfarnham, Dublin. Photo: Caroline Quinn ‘I was told I had cancer months before our wedding – primary school teacher (51) thought she had a food intolerance before diagnosis Independent.ie Today is World Cancer Day – an international day to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection,… Read More »

A complete cure for cancer once and for all? Israeli scientists say they’ll have it in a year

Israeli scientists have claimed that very soon they’ll have the secret weapon to beat cancer once and for all, and find a complete cure to the tormenting disease within a year. A team of researchers in Israel told The Jerusalem Post Monday that they had created an antidote for cancer — a drug called MuTaTo,… Read More »