Preventing Liver Cancer

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Liver cancer starts from hepatitis B infection that usually occurs in the liver. The causative agent for this disease is hepatitis B virus. As it progresses it will lead the liver to cancer stage. This can happen in both children and adults. Liver cancer pain is really tough and hard to deal with.

One of the first things you drink in the morning is your coffee. Coffee contains high levels of antioxidants, a very important component in your fight against cancer. With its antioxidants, it can inhibit carcinogens in the liver. It can also protect your liver in possible damage from alcohol intake.

Experts say that a combination of healthy food, clean water, physical exercise, and health supplements can reduce the risks of cancer in cats significantly. So, there is no need to lose hope at all. Cancer is usually due to a variety of factors including breed, diet (although link isn't clear if at all), genetics and environment. Positively impacting some of these areas, could be of help.

While vitamin C may be the most commonly known and highly touted component in oranges for overall health, it doesn't work alone. Oranges are filled with other essential nutrients that play an equal role in the quality of your health, among them being flavanones and polyphenols. These other nutrients have anti-inflammatory properties, and are responsible for helping lower blood pressure.

Primary liver tumors may originate in the liver cells, bile ducts, or both. The lesions may be singular, nodular or diffuse, and may involve only a lobe or the entire liver. The malignant cells compress the surrounding normal liver cells and may spread by invading the branches of the portal vein, causing the liver to be enlarged and misshapen. Hemorrhage and necrosis are common.

Proper liver function is the key to good overall health. Unfortunately, the liver's own metabolic properties can work against it. Substances such as chemicals and preservatives or standard medications, while not necessarily carcinogenic, can be rendered so when they pass through the liver. This is a primary cause of liver cancer in cats, particularly tumors that start within the liver itself.

Liver Cancer is common in South East Asia, including Singapore. This is due to the presence of chronic hepatitis B and C infection in the population. In Singapore, liver cancer is the 4th most common cancer. It is more common in males and among the Chinese population.

However, the symptoms of liver disease includes loss in weight without exerting any effort to do so, loss of appetence, pain in the upper abdomen, sickness and bloating, liver is enlarged and swelling of the abdomen. Physically you may experience discoloration of your eyes that looks like yellow in color as well as the skin.It is unclear yet as to what causes all cases of liver cancer while others are already been known.

Liver cancer can be diagnosed by blood test; a normal blood test won't provide that much of details. An abnormal blood test caused by the production of hormones by the cancer cells. If this test shows high red blood count, low sugar, and high blood calcium, then the patient has to be suffering from this cancer, a high quantity of cholesterol content can be a reason too.

Ample research has also concluded that green tea reduces risk of prostate cancer, lung cancer, gastrointestinal tract cancer, skin cancer, liver cancer, pancreatic cancer and bladder cancer
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This article was published on 2011/01/18