Increasing fiber consumption after diagnosis may lower risk of all-cause, CRC-specific mortality.
A review of data on kefir has shown that the probiotic milk drink has potential anticancer properties affecting apoptosis, proliferation, and the anti-oxidative process in several cancers, including breast or gastric cancer, leukemia, and sarcoma.
Men who drank 3 or more cups of Italian style coffee per day had a lower risk of developing prostate cancer.
Consuming the equivalent of 5 prunes per day may provide a unique combination of biologically active compounds that can reduce the risk of colon cancer.
The combination of an anticancer agent with a rheumatoid arthritis medication results in synergistic effect that improves the efficacy of the anticancer agent.
Rechallenge with dabrafenib plus trametinib demonstrated antitumor activity in patients who had previously progressed on BRAF inhibitor therapy.
A series of experiments revealed the mechanism of action by which vitamin C causes cancer cells to die in a cell culture.
Moderate but not vigorous activity proved beneficial for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer.
Adopting healthy lifestyle can cut 25-year risk for the disease from 29 to 13 percent.
A Mediterranean-style diet can help protect against diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and breast cancer,research indicates.
Chronic inactivity has been linked to greater risk for ovarian cancer.
Research indicates that four key lifestyle factors contribute significantly to cancer mortality outcomes.
Postmenopausal women who stayed on a low fat diet for an extended time had a reduced risk of death from invasive breast cancers, according to clinical trial data.
Research also suggests that statins may help counteract harmful effect of fatty foods
Coffee consumption may be associated with CRC risk, with drinking more than 2.5 servings per day being associated with a 54% lower risk of developing the disease.
Regular, low doses of aspirin for a minimum of 6 years correlated with a small, yet significant reduction in overall cancer risk, due primarily to reductions in risks for colorectal cancer and gastrointestinal cancer.
The anti-cancer effect of low-dose aspirin was seen most strongly with colon and gastrointestinal tumors.
Regular tea drinkers had fewer heart attacks, and had less calcium build-up in their arteries.
A natural extract from the neem tree of India is found to have potential as a treatment for pancreatic cancer.
Affordable Care Act Changes in Medicare Drug Coverage May Not Be Enough to Defray the Costs of Oral Cancer TherapiesDecember 23, 2015
Out-of-pocket costs for Medicare beneficiaries taking oral chemotherapy drugs are high, and despite changes in cost sharing due to the Affordable Care Act, those costs will remain high.
An interdisciplinary collaboration between prominent academic and industry investigators discovered a novel method for repositioning an FDA-approved anticancer compound so it can specifically target liver cancer tumors.
This fact sheet explores links between garlic and cancer prevention, including study and clinical trials evidence and safety concerns.
An injectable biogel effectively delivers anticancer agents directly into cancerous tumors. If successful in human patients, the modality has the potential to revolutionize cancer treatment.
Patients periodically ask about the use of marijuana in cancer treatment. Is there any data about this?
A large prospective postcommercialization study in patients with advanced STS in Europe confirmed the long-term anticancer activity of trabectedin (Yondelis) in different subtypes of sarcoma.
A molecule isolated from sea sponges and later synthesized can halt the growth of cancerous cells, opening the door to a new treatment for leukemia.
Researchers have shown that a certain protein becomes overabundant in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors, allowing them to thrive. They also found that pairing a synthetic compound with an existing drug provides a more effective anticancer punch than a single drug.
Regular consumption of caffeinated coffee may help prevent the return of colon cancer after treatment and improve the chances of a cure, according to a new, large study.
Study uses dog sledding to demonstrate benefits of adapted physical activities for children with cancerAugust 27, 2015
The results of a new preliminary study indicate that children with cancer may benefit from a different kind of treatment: a healthy dose of adventure.
Patients consuming 4 cups/day of caffeinated coffee have lower recurrence and mortality risk.
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- Fertility Preservation in Male Adolescents and Young Adults With Cancer
- Social, Psychiatric Variables Reduce Cognitive Functioning, QoL in HNC
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- Duloxetine May Improve AI-Associated Joint Pain in Early Stage Breast Cancer
- HPV and Cancer (Fact Sheet)
- Pain Control More Easily Achieved With Nurse-Led Education in Bone Metastases
- Acupuncture an Effective Alternative Treatment for Cancer-Related Fatigue
- Using Nutrition-Based Strategies to Manage Adverse Effects of Cancer
- Palliative Care Associated With Decreased Costs For Patients With Advanced Cancer
- Exercise May Mitigate Doxorubicin-related Cardiotoxicity
- Reduced Delayed Intensification Impacts Risk of Pediatric ALL Relapse
- Exercise May Mitigate Cardiotoxicity Associated With Doxorubicin Treatment
- Mobile Health Apps Becoming More Popular Among Patients and Clinicians
- Online Learning Modules Improve Exercise Counseling, But Not Participation
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