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What All Men Should Know About Prostate Cancer

What All Men Should Know About Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer occurs when some cells in prostate begin to multiply far more quickly than other cells in the region, resulting in a tumor. The disease can especially concerning since most prostate cancers develop without men experiencing any symptoms in the early stages for the disease. For t... Read More

Healthy Holiday Menu for Cancer Patients Infographic

Healthy Holiday Menu for Cancer Patients Infographic With the holidays we think of festive meals. Cancer patients can enjoy the holiday spirit and food while keeping to a healthy diet. While diets may vary for each patient - check with your doctor - here is a sampling of healthy choices suitable for most patients. Read More

Research Gives Added Emphasis to Fiber's Role in Colon Health

Research Gives Added Emphasis to Fiber's Role in Colon Health Researchers now have more reasons for you to consume fiber and not misuse antibiotics. They've demonstrated that a receptor that physicians activate with mega-doses of niacin administered to protect patients' cardiovascular systems also plays an integral role in preventing colon inflammation a... Read More

New Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines for Older Smokers

New Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines for Older Smokers New guidelines recommending low-dose CT lung cancer screening for older age smokers have received approval by the US Preventive Services Task Force. The recommendations apply to people who are in the 55 to 80 age range and face a high risk for lung cancer due to a history of heavy smoking. The... Read More

Researchers Warn of Peer Support Schemes in Chronic Disease

Researchers Warn of Peer Support Schemes in Chronic Disease Healthy organizations should be aware of schemes that encourage individuals with chronic diseases to seek peer support, to avoid potentially negative impacts. This is according to new research published in the journal Patient Education and Counseling. Read More

A Benchmark in the Treatment of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

A Benchmark in the Treatment of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia can be successfully treated without cranial radiation through a carefully personalized chemotherapy regimen, according to investigators from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Radiation of the brain was once the standard method of treatment for ALL to... Read More

Cancer Mortality Declines

Cancer Mortality Declines Welcome news from the front lines in the nation's cancer battle: cancer mortality rates decline. Read More

Convincing Data on Diet and Cancer

Convincing Data on Diet and Cancer Want to cut your risk of cancer? More and more studies seem to tell us it may be all in what you eat. The World Cancer Research Fund recently reviewed and updateds its findings from 2007. Read More

Alcohol Consumption Linked to Higher Cancer Risk

Alcohol Consumption Linked to Higher Cancer Risk While alcohol is commonly used as a social lubricant, recent studies have linked alcohol consumption to aging and also an increased cancer risk. The organic chemical compound acetaldehyde which is responsible for hangovers also represents an increased risk of cancer, particularly to heavy drin... Read More

Ginger Appears to Relieve Chemotherapy-Related Nausea

Ginger Appears to Relieve Chemotherapy-Related Nausea Simple ginger root seems to dramatically ease the nausea caused by cancer chemotherapy, a recent study demonstrated. The research, which was revealed at a news conference sponsored by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), validates what has been standard practice in homes around th... Read More

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