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Bone Cancer


What Bone Cancer? Bone cancer is a type of cancer that affects any bone in the body and especially the pelvis and longer bones like the arms and legs. Bone cancer that spreads to the bones from other pats of the body is more common than that which starts from the bone. Benign bone [...]

Bone Cancer2018-10-23T12:56:29+00:00

Sleep Therapy


Sleep Therapy Did you know that sleep disorders are treatable? Millions of people around the world suffer from sleep disorders and most of them have no idea, in fact, sleep disorders seem normal to most people. The truth is, they are common, but not necessarily normal, in that they can be as a result [...]

Sleep Therapy2018-12-06T13:22:13+00:00

Opportunistic Infections


Opportunistic Infections By the end of 2017, over 37 million people were living with HIV. Over 21 million people living with this virus were receiving Antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) in the same year. These medicines are important for those found to be HIV positive because even though they do not cure HIV, they prevent the [...]

Opportunistic Infections2018-10-22T15:27:07+00:00

Transplant surgeries Overseas


Organ Transplant Procedures Organ transplants are one of the most common treatments that people seek overseas and over the past year International Medical Treatment Ltd (IMT) has received many enquiries; from people who are looking to undertake kidney, liver and bone marrow transplants.  This article is to give you an insight on how IMT [...]

Transplant surgeries Overseas2018-11-29T15:03:08+00:00

Cancer Myths


What do you know about cancer and is it true or just a myth? Cancer is the second leading cause of death worldwide and as such many people want to know about it; what causes it, what treatments are available and whether they can prevent themselves from it? With the high number of people [...]

Cancer Myths2018-10-18T17:59:53+00:00

Carcinoid Tumours


What you Need to Know About Carcinoid Tumours There are several types of cancers affecting over 7 million of people each year worldwide. Carcinoid tumours are a rare type of cancer which unlike other types, can begin in more than one part of the body. However, in most cases, they start in the lungs [...]

Carcinoid Tumours2018-10-16T10:56:51+00:00

Pancreatic Diseases


The Pancreas October being pancreatic cancer awareness month, we at International Medical Treatment Ltd (IMT) are taking this opportunity to educate you on some of the common disorders of the pancreas. The pancreas is the gland in the human body located behind the stomach and in front of the spine, that: Produces juices to [...]

Pancreatic Diseases2018-11-24T11:09:02+00:00

World Pancreatic Cancer Day 2018


Demand Better Pancreatic cancer is the most severe and aggressive cancer worldwide and one of the world deadliest cancers. It is among the leading causes of cancer-related deaths leading to the deaths of over 300,000 people every year. About World Pancreatic Cancer Day World Pancreatic Cancer Day has been around since 2013 to help [...]

World Pancreatic Cancer Day 20182018-10-15T14:54:39+00:00

World Diabetes Day 2018


World Diabetes Day 2018 Did you know that diabetes is one of the leading causes of death in the world? Over 1.6 million people lose their lives each year, due to diabetes attributed deaths. Diabetes is therefore, a major health issue that should be a concern to every single person because no one is [...]

World Diabetes Day 20182018-10-13T11:54:44+00:00

Stomach Cancer


Overview Over 783,000 people have died due to stomach cancer this year. This cancer is among the top 10 most common cancers and one of the leading causes of cancer deaths globally. What is Stomach Cancer? Stomach cancer also known as gastric cancer is a type of cancer that starts in the inner lining [...]

Stomach Cancer2018-10-13T12:30:51+00:00