Cancer


MRI Could Reduce Prostate Cancer Biopsy

MRI Could Reduce Prostate Cancer Biopsy

A recent study showed that MRI facilities could render prostate biopsies obsolete for all matters....

1 day ago, 6:56am CST

FDA Issues Warning for Skin Cancer Cream That Killed Dogs

FDA Issues Warning for Skin Cancer Cream That Killed Dogs

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued precautionary measures regarding a cancer cream. Apparently, five canines die...

1 day ago, 5:43pm CST

Heart Drug Successfully Treats Rare Cancer in Europe

Heart Drug Successfully Treats Rare Cancer in Europe

Scientists redeveloped a heart drug to treat rare cancer in Europe...

3 days ago, 10:50am CST

12 Signs of Breast Cancer Explained on Lemons

12 Signs of Breast Cancer Explained on Lemons

The warning signs of breast cancer were explained recently to the general public via lemons....

5 days ago, 7:13am CST

Weekend Exercise Alone Lowers Risk of Death Cancer and Heart Attack

Weekend Exercise Alone Lowers Risk of Death Cancer and Heart Attack

It appears to be the case that many weekend warriors who exercise occasionally may still reap some of the benefits of their int...

Jan 10 2017, 10:04am CST

Mammograms Linked to Overdiagnosis of Breast Cancer

Mammograms Linked to Overdiagnosis of Breast Cancer

It has been seen that several times mammograms lead to a misdiagnosis of breast cancer among women....

Jan 10 2017, 9:50am CST

Fat Spreads Cancer Cells to Other Sites in the Body

Fat Spreads Cancer Cells to Other Sites in the Body

Recent research showed a growth of lymphatic vessels due to increased fat that stimulates the growth of cancer cells. The resea...

Dec 27 2016, 6:56am CST

Scientists Develop New Method for Detecting Melanoma Skin Cancer

Scientists Develop New Method for Detecting Melanoma Skin Cancer

New automated approach can help physicians detect melanoma at its early stages....

Dec 25 2016, 8:49am CST

Social Women Have Greater Chances of Surviving Breast Cancer

Social Women Have Greater Chances of Surviving Breast Cancer

Those females who are more social have greater chances of surviving breast cancer....

Dec 14 2016, 10:56am CST

Cooling Cap can Help Breast Cancer Patients Avoid Hair Loss during Chemotherapy

Cooling Cap can Help Breast Cancer Patients Avoid Hair Loss during Chemotherapy

Scalp cooling system can prevent hair loss in women undergoing chemotherapy...

Dec 11 2016, 9:15am CST

White Wine May Increase Melanoma Cancer Risk

White Wine May Increase Melanoma Cancer Risk

New study finds a strong link between white wine and melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer...

Dec 6 2016, 8:50am CST

Magic Mushrooms Helps Cancer Patients in Fighting Depression

Magic Mushrooms Helps Cancer Patients in Fighting Depression

Magic mushrooms have been shown to ease the anxiety in patients with cancer....

Dec 5 2016, 4:19am CST

Repeated Jet Lag May Increase Liver Cancer Risk

Repeated Jet Lag May Increase Liver Cancer Risk

Repeated jet lag can increase both obesity related liver disease and the risk of liver cancer, researchers warned."Liver cance...

Nov 27 2016, 1:51pm CST

Liquid Biopsy Method quickly Diagnose Skin Cancer

Liquid Biopsy Method quickly Diagnose Skin Cancer

Australian researchers have developed a revolutionary blood test to diagnose skin cancer much more quickly and efficiently tha...

Nov 18 2016, 10:30pm CST

Black Women More Prone to Breast Cancer Than White Women

Black Women More Prone to Breast Cancer Than White Women

It has been found that black females are more prone to breast cancer especially in its late stages than white females....

Nov 16 2016, 4:14am CST

MRI can help Detect Bone Marrow Cancer

MRI can help Detect Bone Marrow Cancer

In a first, researchers have shown that doctors can effectively identify bone marrow cancer (myelofibrosis) using Magnetic Reso...

Nov 15 2016, 8:09pm CST

Deep Learning Speeds Up Cancer Research

Deep Learning Speeds Up Cancer Research

A research team in the US has created a software that can quickly identify the information in cancer reports that would not on...

Nov 13 2016, 8:07am CST

Cigarette Smoking is Linked to 40% of all Cancer Diagnosed in US, CDC Reports

Cigarette Smoking is Linked to 40% of all Cancer Diagnosed in US, CDC Reports

The rate of smoking in U.S. adults has declined but tobacco is still leading preventable cause of cancer and cancer deaths...

Nov 12 2016, 4:27am CST

Michael Bublé Gets Support After Announcing Son’s Cancer Battle

Michael Bublé Gets Support After Announcing Son’s Cancer Battle

Michael Bublé and wife and model Luisana Lopilato receive support from sisters and Shannon Doherty offers advice....

Nov 7 2016, 7:02am CST

Smoking Leads to DNA Mutations That Cause Cancer

Smoking Leads to DNA Mutations That Cause Cancer

It has been found that smoking cigarettes leads to mutations in the DNA of the smokers....

Nov 5 2016, 6:39am CDT

Americans Take Obesity as Seriously as Cancer

Americans Take Obesity as Seriously as Cancer

It has been found that obesity is just as deadly a risk as cancer. A new survey shows that Americans take obesity as seriously...

Nov 1 2016, 1:28pm CDT

Using Polymer Beads To Treat Cancer

Using Polymer Beads To Treat Cancer

Researchers have developed a new lab technique that is a safe way for using drug-eluting polymer beads to treat cancer.Used pa...

Oct 30 2016, 6:35am CDT

30 Percent of Cancer Deaths in U.S. are Linked with Smoking

30 Percent of Cancer Deaths in U.S. are Linked with Smoking

Analysis of state specific statistics reveals that the highest rate among men is in Arkansas, where 40 percent of cancer deaths...

Oct 25 2016, 10:11am CDT

Merck Drug Keytruda Better Than Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer

Merck Drug Keytruda Better Than Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer

The immune boosting drug has shown better results in a trial involving advanced lung cancer patients....

Oct 11 2016, 9:18am CDT

Game-Changing Drug Nivolumab Doubles Chances of Cancer Survival

Game-Changing Drug Nivolumab Doubles Chances of Cancer Survival

The immunotherapy drug has been found to greatly increase survival of patients with head and neck cancer....

Oct 10 2016, 8:49am CDT

Ben Stiller Says Prostate Cancer Test Saved His Life

Ben Stiller Says Prostate Cancer Test Saved His Life

Ben Stiller talks about prostate cancer diagnosis and the role of the PSA test that saved his life...

Oct 5 2016, 10:27am CDT

Sucralose is Not Causing Cancer

Sucralose is Not Causing Cancer

Research has proven that sucralose in no way causes cancer in those individuals who consume it on a regular basis....

Sep 24 2016, 7:30am CDT

Improved Immune System Prevents Cancer Says New Study

Improved Immune System Prevents Cancer Says New Study

Greater emphasis on immune system-based prevention should be central to new efforts to prevent cancer, researchers say."The bo...

Sep 18 2016, 5:06am CDT

Exercise May Decrease Cancer Risk in Alcohol Drinkers

Exercise May Decrease Cancer Risk in Alcohol Drinkers

It so happens to be the case that exercise may lessen the harm from alcohol-related ailments....

Sep 9 2016, 12:29am CDT

Chili and Ginger Cut Cancer Risk

Chili and Ginger Cut Cancer Risk

Chili and ginger tend to slash cancer risk in those who take these two flavoring agents....

Sep 9 2016, 12:20am CDT

New Cancer Treatment Put on Fast Track

New Cancer Treatment Put on Fast Track

Melbourne-developed Venetoclax is a drug that is part of a new movement in medicine. It attacks specific cancer-causing biologi...

Sep 6 2016, 11:47am CDT

Radiotherapy Offers No Benefit If Lung Cancer has Spread to the Brain, Says Study

Radiotherapy Offers No Benefit If Lung Cancer Spreads to the Brain, Says Study

Lung cancer patients whose disease has spread to the brain could be spared potentially harmful whole brain radiotherapy....

Sep 6 2016, 4:17am CDT

Tasmanian Devils are Able to Fight a Fatal Cancer

Tasmanian Devils are Able to Fight a Fatal Cancer

It looks like Tasmanian Devils are able to ward off a fatal type of cancer. This is all thanks to their evolution as a biologic...

Aug 31 2016, 7:12am CDT

Tasmanian Devils Evolve to Cancer Resistance

Tasmanian Devils Evolve to Cancer Resistance

For the last twenty or so years, a transmissible facial cancer has all but decimated the Tasmanian devil population. There have...

Aug 30 2016, 3:24pm CDT

Cancer and Hepatitis C Medicines can Kill Zika Virus

Cancer and Hepatitis C Medicines can Kill Zika Virus

Apparently it so happens to be the case that cancer and hepatitis C medicine can eradicate the Zika virus in petri dish form. W...

Aug 30 2016, 12:04pm CDT

Scientists Make Huge Cancer Breakthrough

Scientists Make Huge Cancer Breakthrough

In what has been called a major step toward the end of the cancer fight, researchers have seen how cancer cells spread from the...

Aug 26 2016, 9:54am CDT

Cancer is Now Leading Cause of Death in 22 US States

Cancer is Now Leading Cause of Death in 22 US States

Research says cancer is closing in on heart disease to become top killer nationwide...

Aug 25 2016, 7:28am CDT

Cancer is Now Leading Cause of Death in 12 European Countries

Cancer is Now Leading Cause of Death in 12 European Countries

Cancer overtakes heart disease as number one killer in many Europeon countries...

Aug 17 2016, 2:11pm CDT

This Pen-Sized Microscope Could Change Cancer Treatment Forever

This Pen-Sized Microscope Could Change Cancer Treatment Forever

This new tool could be a great addition to how we treat cancer....

Aug 16 2016, 11:02am CDT

Aussie Reseacher's Study may Lead to new Cancer Drugs

Aussie Reseacher's Study may Lead to new Cancer Drugs

The inner workings of a group of proteins that help to switch critical genes on and off during blood-cell production may lead...

Aug 10 2016, 4:05am CDT