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How much do you know about Endometriosis?

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Endometriosis is a risk factor for ovarian neoplasm

University Health News
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What is an Endometrioma?

Cleveland Clinic
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Which of the following is NOT a common site for endometriosis?

Mayo Clinic
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Which of the following is NOT a possible cause of endometriosis?

Maxcure Suyosha Women and Child Hospital
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Which of the following is NOT a clinical manifestation of endometriosis?

Havard Health
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Which of the following is NOT a treatment option for endometriosis?

Fab Woman
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5 Every day habits that are hurting your health

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Did you know that some of the things we do regularly unknowingly, could have negative effects on our health?  (more…)

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What Do You Know About Raynaud’s Disease?

Reading Time: 3 minutesRaynaud’s disease is one of those rare diseases that manifest in an unusual way. Imagine your fingers and/or toes, or your nose, nipples or ears turning white and blue, then back to red whenever the weather is cold or whenever you’re stressed out. (more…)

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Test your knowledge of cervical cancer

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What is the most prominent cause of cervical cancer?

My Qatalog
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Where is the most common area for the development of cervical cancer?

Eurocytology
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Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for cervical cancer?

Strides for life
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Which of the following is NOT a preventative measure for cervical cancer?

Emma Reynolds MP
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What is the precursor lesion of cervical cancer called?

Dundee Med Student Notes
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Which of the following is not a high risk type of the Human papilloma virus?

Wikipedia
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Does Obesity Damage Body Organs?

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Obesity has been known to cause and exacerbate a good number of chronic medical conditions, such as diabetes, stroke, heart diseases, and even some cancers. Before we dive into the nitty-gritty, let’s start with the basics (more…)

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HIV & AIDS: Fact or Fiction 

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In the spirit of WHO World AIDS day, let’s go over a few popular notions about HIV and AIDS to see which ones are fact and which ones are good-ol fiction. (more…)

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Antibiotics: To take or not to take? That is the question!

Reading Time: 3 minutesRaise your hand if you have ever taken antibiotics for a sore throat! Yep, me too… a long, long, time ago. But we’re kind at The Medics Club so we’re not going to judge ourselves by the wrong things we’ll stop doing after reading this piece  🙂 (more…)

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Breast Cancer Therapy: What’s new?

Reading Time: 4 minutesAlthough breast cancer remains the second commonest cancer in adult females worldwide, the survival rates have improved by almost 50% in the past 25 years. This is mostly as a result of the huge amount of time and resources that have been invested in research till date, amounting to better education, more effective screening methods with early detection, and more advanced treatment modalities. Breast cancer is starting to be perceived less as a death sentence and more as a chronic illness. (more…)

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10 Things Your Doctor Wants You To Know About Breast Cancer

Reading Time: 3 minutesIn the spirit of breast cancer awareness month, here are 10 quick facts your doctor wants you to know about breast cancer.

1. How common is breast cancer?

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in adult females. (more…)

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How Does Cancer Start?

Reading Time: 4 minutesWe’ve all heard the word ‘Cancer’ and the feeling of dread it carries along with it but ever wondered about the nitty-gritty details? How does it start? How does it grow? How does it spread from one part of the body to another? (more…)

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