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The occurrence of oral cancer is closely associated with the cellular degeneration caused by long-term stimulation of the oral cavity, especially smoking, b
See if the face is asymmetrical, or if there is a prominent lump.
Nowadays, cancer has become number one of the top 10 leading causes of death. To promote "early detection, early treatment," the Health Promotion Administration of the Ministry of Health and Welfare provides free and subsidized screening for the four major cancers:
Take a deep breath. Don't panic! Learn about the results and treatment recommendations of mammography reports.
Mammography is a low-dose X-ray that detects small calcifications, local structural changes or lumps in the breast, helping to detect breast cancer early and reduce mortality.
Hypothyroidism is not uncommon. In particular the conditions of onset are the deficiency of thyroid hormone and low thyroid secretion (insufficient quantity of thyroid hormones produced). Hypothyroidism is the most common thyroid disease.
Excess cholesterol and fatty substances, triglyceride, in the bloodstream is deemed hyperlipidemia. When the cholesterol level is too dense, it is easier to incur atherosclerosis, which increases the opportunity of getting coronary artery disease; also, when hypertriglyceridemia level exceeds 500mg/dl, it is easier to incur pancreatitis.
Hyperthyroidism symptoms usually include palpitations, nervousness, diaphoresis, heat-intolerance, hand tremor, weight loss, frequent defecations, menstrual irregularity, and proptosis in some patients.
Obesity has become a global epidemic and also a very important public health issue in Taiwan. Many studies prove that obesity indeed increases the incidence rate of many chronic diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, cardio vascular diseases, and certain cancers.
Bioenteric Intragastric Balloon is designed to fill up the stomach with a fullness sensation to help with weight loss. The empty balloon is placed in the stomach under the use of a gastroscope and then filled up with saline solution so the balloon expands in the stomach.