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About Jan Pavis-Sparks

She is a writer at heart. Her passion for writing started in grade school. In high school she had poems published in the book "Young America Sings" (regional and national editions). Over the following decades she continued creative writing. She has worked in health related fields since 1997.

6 More Lymph Node Myths Busted

People who don’t know much about lymph nodes circulate the myths but you don’t have to be one of those people… become knowledgeable, we know you want to. The first four busted myths and the back story on lymph nodes can be found at 4 Lymph Node Myths Busted, if you haven’t read it yet, you might want to before [...]

By |November 25th, 2013|Lymphatic System|0 Comments

4 Lymph Node Myths Busted

The lymph nodes are part of the lymphatic system and don’t get much of the spotlight until something goes wrong even though they are essential to health. Since they don’t get much attention, for most people, not a lot is known about the nodes other than they can be a sign that there is cancer in the body. This is [...]

By |November 24th, 2013|Lymphatic System|0 Comments

Getting To Know The Types of Lymphoma

Swollen and enlarged lymph nodes can be a sign of cancer, but commonly it is not cancer. Commonly inflamed lymph nodes return to their normal size, which is the size of a bean, within weeks after performing their function of filtering lymph, removing debris, and destroying pathogens in the body. When the body is overwhelmed with this task, like in [...]

By |November 24th, 2013|Lymphoma|0 Comments