Skip to main content

Stomach Cancer

Do You Know the Early Signs of Gastric Cancer?
By ActiveBeat Author Your Health

Do You Know the Early Signs of Gastric Cancer?

Are you at risk for gastric cancer? This type of cancer can strike anyone, and certain factors can make you more likely to develop it. The key to treating gastric cancer is catching it in its earliest stages, especially for older adults. But, in order to do this, you’ll need to be informed about the early signs of gastric, or stomach, cancer.

Read More about Do You Know the Early Signs of Gastric Cancer?
Inforgraphic: Stomach Cancer Awareness in November
By ActiveBeat Author Trending Health News

Inforgraphic: Stomach Cancer Awareness in November

November is Stomach Cancer Awareness Month, when stomach cancer and other medical organizations raise knowledge about the fifth most common cancer, and the third leading cause of cancer deaths (approximately 723,000) on a global basis. While the month of November is traditionally a month where families come together indulge in a holiday feast during Thanksgiving, it’s also the […]

Read More about Inforgraphic: Stomach Cancer Awareness in November
Simple Breath Test Could Help Doctors Detect Stomach Cancer
By ActiveBeat Author Trending Health News

Simple Breath Test Could Help Doctors Detect Stomach Cancer

It appears health researchers have found a new and easy way to spot a life-threatening disease. According to a new report, a simple breath test can be used by doctors to quickly and efficiently detect signs of stomach cancer. Stomach cancer is an often lethal disease. It’s currently estimated that only 28-percent of people (or […]

Read More about Simple Breath Test Could Help Doctors Detect Stomach Cancer
Heartburn Could Indicate Stomach or Oesophageal Cancer
By ActiveBeat Author Trending Health News

Heartburn Could Indicate Stomach or Oesophageal Cancer

A new campaign from England’s Public Health organization is urging the public to take heartburn seriously. Why? Because it could indicate the presence of stomach or oesophageal cancer. According to data from Public Health England, the “Be Clear on Cancer” campaign, will focus on educating the public regarding the early signs of oesophageal or stomach […]

Read More about Heartburn Could Indicate Stomach or Oesophageal Cancer
Coca-Cola is Being Used to Treat Stomach Blockages
By Emily Lockhart Diet and Nutrition News & Advice

Coca-Cola is Being Used to Treat Stomach Blockages

A new treatment to treat stomach blockages is getting some pop and fizz in the medical community! That’s right; doctors are turning to Coca-Cola to treat patients suffering from gastric phytobezoar, a type of stomach blockage. Thanks to the chemicals within the fizzy beverage, Coke works like gastric acid, helping to move obstructions and even […]

Read More about Coca-Cola is Being Used to Treat Stomach Blockages