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Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans Prognosis

       Cancer - a life threatening disease. It is an autoimmune disease, where some of the body cell grow out of body's control and spread throughout the body. These abnormal body cells start destruction of normal body cell.       Cancer is due to some genetic changes in DNA structure of body. The normal body cells have a life span , but when there are such type of changes in DNA, these body cells do not die, rather they grow up and disturb the function of normally working cells.       There are some common cancers such as Lung cancer, skin cancer, breast cancer, colorectal cancer, bladder cancer, etc. There are some rare cancers also, that do not occur in general, and they may have no spreading speed as these common cancers have.  Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, is one of the rare type sarcoma.        Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) is generally a flesh colored or reddish purplish colored firm patch of skin. It occurs generally in the middle layer of skin. From there, it c

Boost Your Immunity!!!

                       Immunity is our capability to fight against harmful microorganisms. Our body's immune system includes our various organs and these work as a team, such as our thymus gland, spleen, lymph nodes, lymphocytes, macrophages, etc. It is essential for our survival, it keeps us healthy. It encounters pathogens, such as viruses, bacteria, parasites, etc. Antibodies are an important part of this large immune system and include immunoglobulin. These immunoglobulins are proteins.                      Everyone has different type of immunity , it becomes stronger during adulthood as compare to childhood. With good nutrition and some other factors like regular exercise, Yoga, lifestyle, behavior, etc., also help to boost immunity. A goal of at least 40 to 45 minutes of exercise including Yoga will definitely help improve  Immunity . Physical activity that includes a walk of a minimum of 30 minutes and some workouts to be included in the exercise.                  Regular e