Cancer


Cycling to Work Halves Risk of Cancer and Heart Disease

Cycling to Work Halves Risk of Cancer and Heart Disease

Apparently, going to work by bicycle halves the chances of contracting cancer and cardiac disease....

4 days ago, 7:35am CDT

US Cancer Death Rate is Decreasing, Report Says

US Cancer Death Rate is Decreasing, Report Says

From 2010 to 2014, overall cancer death rates continued to decrease in men, women, and children for all major groups of society...

Apr 2 2017, 10:08am CDT

Gene Editing Technique Helps Kill Cancer Cells

Gene Editing Technique Helps Kill Cancer Cells

Apparently, gene editing allows for the proper vanquishing of weak cancer cells....

Mar 21 2017, 11:18am CDT

Prostate Cancer Gene Discovered

Prostate Cancer Gene Discovered

It seems that your genes may make you prone to contracting aggressive prostate cancer. Study showed a threefold increase in the...

Mar 20 2017, 9:41am CDT

Soy Slows the Growth of Breast Cancer Cells

Soy Slows the Growth of Breast Cancer Cells

The consumption of soy products may slash rates of an aggressive form of breast cancer by upto 40%....

Mar 6 2017, 5:49am CST

Google Uses AI System to Detect Cancer

Google Uses AI System to Detect Cancer

Google's deep learning algorithm is a very sensitive tool for identifying breast cancer...

Mar 6 2017, 2:05am CST

Immune Therapy for Colon Cancer Works for Mice

Immune Therapy for Colon Cancer Works for Mice

Researchers have found a way to activate the immune system's natural cancer-killing T-cells and cause tumors to shrink in mice...

Mar 2 2017, 1:29am CST

Colon and Rectal Cancer Risk Rises for Young People

Colon and Rectal Cancer Risk Rises for Young People

Apparently, cancers of the colon and rectum are high in the relatively young members of the population. These include Generatio...

Mar 1 2017, 7:00am CST

Researchers Reach Critical Milestone for Treating Brain Cancer

Researchers Reach Critical Milestone for Treating Brain Cancer

New discovery can reduce brain cancer in humans as a new revolutionary approach for treating glioblastoma works with human cell...

Feb 2 2017, 6:08am CST

AI Used to Diagnose Skin Cancer

AI Used to Diagnose Skin Cancer

Smartphones will soon help people diagnose skin cancer...

Jan 26 2017, 9:33am CST

Cervical Cancer Death Rates in US are Higher Than Previously Thought

Cervical Cancer Death Rates in US are Higher Than Previously Thought

It looks like death statistics due to cancer of the cervix may be estimated below the actual numbers that exist in reality....

Jan 24 2017, 5:50am CST

Browned Potatoes, Bread and Chips Can Cause Cancer

Browned Potatoes, Bread and Chips Can Cause Cancer

The nutritional guidelines issued by the FSA state that acrylamide intake by families be reduced to a bare minimum. It happens...

Jan 23 2017, 9:34am CST

Roast Potatoes and Brown Toast may cause Cancer: UK Scientists

Roast Potatoes and Brown Toast may cause Cancer: UK Scientists

 Bread, chips and potatoes should be cooked to a golden yellow color, rather than brown, to reduce our intake of a chemic...

Jan 23 2017, 6:55am CST

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....

Jan 20 2017, 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...

Jan 19 2017, 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...

Jan 18 2017, 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....

Jan 16 2017, 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