What Causes Colon Cancer?

Colon cancer is usually caused by the accumulation of fatty deposits in the intestines   When tumors begin to grow in that part of the body, it is called colorectal cancer. Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in America. It is also the third leading form of cancer, with colon cancer alone killing

What You Should Know About BP

BP plc is an international British energy and gas company located in London, England. It is among the six biggest "supermajors," whose performance during 2020 made it the third largest company in the world, in terms of revenue.   Other major companies include ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell, and ConocoPhillips. BP was set up in 1974

Diverticulosis and Surgery

About 40% develop diverticulitis by middle age; men and women suffer the same. Nearly one third of all people with diverticular disorder will develop diverticular bleeding (a complication of diverticulosis and is more common in women), and 30% will eventually develop diverticulitis (a more serious form of diverticulitis).   Diverticula are large, flat pockets (sometimes

A Brief History Of Reiter’s Syndrome

Diagnosing Reiter's syndrome is difficult because of all the vague and varied symptoms associated with it. In fact, most of the tests your doctor can do to diagnose Reiter's syndrome will also help rule out other forms of arthritis. The most accurate tests for this disease are blood tests, MRI scans, and computed tomography scans.