Cancer prevention

Cancer Prevention in the Next Generation

While we may not be able to prevent cancer in our children, we have an opportunity to offer them the next best thing. We can greatly shape and change their risk of cancer in adulthood.

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CTMH Doctors Hospital Sponsors Conquering Cancer Health Fair

CTMH Doctors Hospital was once again a proud sponsor of the Cayman Islands Cancer Society Health Fair in Conquering Cancer. The theme for this year’s conference will look at the future of healthcare in the Cayman Islands. Particularly how the medical community is preparing for the next generation. Health awareness is on the rise and CTMH […]

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Medical Cannabis oil a growing option for Cayman’s doctors and vets

More than 500 patients and at least a dozen dogs have been prescribed medical cannabis since it was made legal in the Cayman Islands two years ago. Medical professionals say the drug has overcome some ‘stigma’ to become more accepted by patients and doctors. Cannabis oil, legal in Cayman as a prescribed drug since May […]

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CTMH Volunteers for Brenda Tibbetts-Lund Memorial 5K

CTMH | Doctors Hospital Volunteers at the Lions Club of Tropical Gardens Brenda Tibbetts-Lund Memorial 5K/10K Walk/Run held on October 14th.

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CTMH Sponsors Breast Cancer Foundation Annual Gala Dinner

In collaboration with the Breast Cancer Foundation, we at CTMH Doctors Hospital are striving to provide even more relief to our cancer patients. BCF has donated the new cold cap product that helps prevent hair loss due to cancer treatments and a brand-new freezer for the caps themselves. The Breast Cancer Foundation with CTMH Doctors Hospital have worked together in training and the implementation of this new therapy.

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CTMH Doctors Hospital – New Cold Cap Therapy

In collaboration with the Breast Cancer Foundation, we at CTMH Doctors Hospital are striving to provide even more relief to our cancer patients. BCF has donated the new cold cap product that helps prevent hair loss due to cancer treatments and a brand-new freezer for the caps themselves.

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Conquering Cancer Health Fair

CTMH Doctors Hospital was once again a proud sponsor of this year’s Cayman Islands Cancer Society Health Fair in Conquering Cancer. CTMH Doctors Hospital was present with their “New Blue” at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort for a day of cancer awareness and education. The sponsorship was a great fit, at CTMH Doctors Hospital, […]

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Colorectal Cancer: Symptoms and Signs

It is important to remember that the symptoms and signs of colorectal cancer listed in this section are the same as those of extremely common conditions that are not cancer, such as hemorrhoids and IBS. When cancer is suspected, these symptoms usually have begun recently, are severe and long lasting, and change over time. By […]

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Signs and symptoms of cervical cancer

Women with early cervical cancers and pre-cancers usually have no symptoms. Symptoms often do not begin until cancer becomes invasive and grows into nearby tissue. When this happens, the most common symptoms are: These signs and symptoms can also be caused by conditions other than cervical cancer. For example, an infection can cause pain or […]

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Lung Cancer Prevention

Cancer prevention is action taken to lower the chance of getting cancer. By preventing cancer, the number of new cases of cancer in a group or population is lowered. Hopefully, this will lower the number of deaths caused by cancer. To prevent new cancers from starting, scientists look at risk factors and protective factors. Anything […]

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