The main consideration for doctors regarding which test to choose (CT, PET-CT, MRI, or Ultrasound) is the clinical question that needs to be answered.
Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL) begins in the lymphatic system, which is part of the immune system and comprises a network of glands and vessels spread
NSCLC-non-small cell lung cancer is the most prevalent type of lung cancer. Other kinds of lung cancer include small-cell lung cancer (SCLC), and carcinoid
Multiple myeloma, also known as myeloma, is a type of bone marrow cancer. Bone marrow is the spongy tissue at the center of some
Melanoma develops in the melanocytes, the cells that produce melanin (the pigment that gives the skin its color).  The most typical signs of melanoma
The treatment routine isn’t easy.  Side effects, bureaucracy, pressure and anxiety.  All these will affect your quality of life. In recent weeks, there has
RCC-Renal cell carcinoma is the most common type of kidney cancer. The disease occurs when a tumor grows in the lining of the tubules
Colon and rectal cancers are often grouped since they share several features. Colorectal cancer usually originates from a polyp inside the colon or rectum.
Several tips provided by other users in Belong. This time, tips that will help you prepare ahead of your next doctor visit. What to
Breast cancer is cancer that forms in the cells of the breast tissues.  Breast cancer can occur in both men and women, although it is
CAN I CHAT WITH DOCTORS THROUGH THE APP? Yes, there are several public groups that allow you to engage doctors, researchers and radiologists. We expect
You may find yourself asking the question, “Why should I try something that offers no guarantee?” This is a valid question; however, what if
Cancer can affect eating habits in many ways. It might be completely different before, during and after treatments. The diagnosis can spark your motivation
The purpose of cancer treatments is to destroy cancer cells. Unfortunately, the treatments (chemotherapy, radiation and more) can also affect healthy cells, which may
Transitional cell carcinoma is the most prevalent type of bladder cancer. The disease occurs when a tumor grows in the cells that pad the
When you receive a cancer diagnosis, it can be incredibly shocking You may have a million questions: the most common is likely “how am
When coping with cancer, a clinical trial can sometimes be the best or the only way to receive cutting-edge medical treatment. Finding the relevant
Dr. Daniel Vorobiof,Chief Medical Director at Belong.Life explains: The swapping of DNA between the chromosomes leads to the formation of a new oncogenecalled BCR-ABL.
Dr. Daniel Vorobiof, Chief Medical Director at Belong.Life explains: Normal human cells growth and function is mainly based on the information contained in each
Tumors that start within the spinal cord or the brain are called primary brain tumors. Although there are many types of primary brain tumors,
A cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming, confusing and can raise multiple questions and concerns. Now what? Stress, anxiety, and fear can be paralyzing, hindering
A cancer diagnosis is life-altering, impacting the individual, their family, and the entire social circle. Emotional support is a major part of recovering from
Yoga is one of the most popular complementary treatments for managing cancer symptoms and therapy side-effects. About 10% of cancer survivors in the US
Having cancer is often one of the most stressful and hardest experiences someone can have in their life. There are many motions that one
Intimacy, expressed in different ways, is an important component of a healthy relationship. For many couples, intimate relationships can help to form or maintain
For many years, patients receiving chemotherapy were frustrated by the mental and memory cloudiness they sometimes noticed during and after, their treatments. These vague
Palliative care has long been associated with end-of-life care, and it will always fill that critical need, ensuring that no one suffers needlessly. But
We have summarized some of the actions and gestures that helped the Belong users the most, regarding helping cancer patients from afar: Most cancer
During your cancer journey, you have probably encountered the term ‘’tumor markers’’.  There are two distinct types of markers: Tumor tissue markers and Cancer
Many cancer survivors struggle with lots of thoughts and fears of the future, the dread of uncertainty can be overwhelming. Once treatments are over
CAR (Chimeric Antigen Receptor)-Tcell therapy is a type of immunotherapy drug that changes the patient’sown T cells so they are able to recognize and attack
Mobile apps have now become a necessary part of life. They are often used as a form of recreation that includes games, puzzles, and
Do you tend to ask other people to repeat themselves over and over again? Do you feel as if you sometimes miss bits and
Hiccups happen when the diaphragm, which is the predominant muscle used in breathing, contracts uncontrollably and frequently between regular breaths, followed by the familiar
As the Coronavirus spreads throughout the world, many cancer patients express their concern in light of a potentially weakened immune system. Therefore, we thought
Have you heard of a cancer patient who was refused a wire transfer due to an unrecognizable fingerprint? Or the one whose prints faded
We are excited and proud to share with you that the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) chose Belong’s three abstracts to be included
Numerous people going through cancer treatments suffer from insomnia, which may include difficulty falling asleep, waking up sometime during the night and staying awake,
Cancer can affect eating habits in many ways. It might be completely different before, during and after treatments. The diagnosis can spark your motivation
Cancer and some cancer treatments can lead to severe oral fungal infections due to candidiasis and also called mucositis or oral thrush. The signs
Brachytherapy, sometimes also called internal radiation therapy, is a type of radiation therapy for treating cancer. The procedure involves placing small radioactive implants inside
When was the last time you laughed so hard tears came to your eyes? Most likely, it’s been a while. After all, fighting cancer
”I feel faint”, ”I feel as if I’m going to fall”, ”I’m dizzy”, ”I’m lightheaded”, ”I’m just standing there, and the room keeps spinning
Masks During the Days of COVID-19: Nowadays, the mask became an integral part of our daily life. We know the drill: mask, frequent handwashing,
Over the past decade, there have been significant advances in cancer treatment and research. A large part of this advancement is thanks to Targeted
Can I drink alcohol while on chemotherapy? Well – it depends. First, it depends on how much you plan to drink and how often.
Treatments headaches are a possible side effect of different types of cancer treatments. These include some chemotherapy drugs, radiation, and immunotherapy. Other medications for
When I was first diagnosed with breast cancer, I went into fight mode and fought like hell to survive and beat it. It consumed
To all couples going through this journey, may this letter bring you hope and inspiration. Dearest, I want to remind you of the promises
Pain could be experienced in a physical, emotional, or psychological way. Whichever way you feel it, well, it hurts. But it does not always
Prostate Cancer: Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Treatment OptionsBy Dr. Daniel A. Vorobiof, M.D., Medical Director of Belong.Life The prostate is a walnut-sized gland found in
Justine Friedman Clinical Dietician The goal of the diet is to put the body into a state called ketosis by starving the body of
The Clinical Trial Team-Belong Women with breast cancer generally do not communicate with the medical team their common sexual concerns, such as function disturbances,
Justine Friedman from the Belong Diet, Nutrition & Cancer group shares some ideas for gut friendly foods that will boost mood and help you
The Clinical Trial Team – Belong In a UK clinical trial, researchers examined whether exercise could improve different health outcomes among women after breast
New FDA Approval for CML Petients Asciminib (Scemblix) was recently approved for the following indications: For patients with Philadelphia chromosome– positive chronic myeloid leu
Do you tend to ask other people to repeat themselves over and over again? Do you feel as if you sometimes miss bits and

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