Category: Health

August 16, 2022

How fast do Spinal cord Tumors Grow?

A spinal cord tumor is an abnormal growth of cells around the spinal cord usually in the lining of the spinal cord called the dura. The nature of these tumors may be primary or secondary. Primary tumors (benign) are produced within the spinal cord however […]

July 19, 2022

HOW ARE SPINAL CORD TUMORS TREATED?

The spine is the central support structure of the body. It is a long bony structure extending from the brainstem to the sacrum. It encloses a thick band of nerves transmitting motor and sensory signals from the brain to the body and vice versa. Any […]

July 18, 2022

HOW ARE SPINAL CORD TUMORS DIAGNOSED?

A spinal cord tumor is an abnormal mass of tissues grown inside the spinal column, it may be present in the lining of the spinal cord (dura) or within the spinal cord. These tumors may be benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous) in nature. They are […]

July 14, 2022

HOW SERIOUS ARE SPINAL CORD TUMORS?

Spinal cord tumors originate within the spinal cord or in the lining (dura) of it enclosed in the bony structure of the vertebral column. The purpose of the spinal cord is to conduct sensory and motor sensations from the brain to the body and vice […]

June 22, 2022

WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF SPINAL CORD TUMORS?

A spinal cord tumor is a tumor within the spinal cord enclosed by the spine. An uncontrolled cell growth results in the tumor. It may be benign or malignant depending on the root cause of it. Spinal cord tumors can seriously compromise the body’s functioning […]

February 1, 2022

Can cell phones cause cancer?

Perhaps, but it’s complicated Cell phone use and cancer have not yet been firmly linked in scientific research. Therefore, the answer is probably not. More than four decades ago, conspiracy theorists and alarmists claimed that cell phones cause cancer. While there is a proven link […]