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.
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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.
Postmenopausal women who exercised 300 minutes per week were better at reducing total fat, which could in turn lower their postmenopausal breast cancer risk.
Can molecules derived from avocados be used as a tool to combat leukemia?
A new study indicates that the PD-1 protein pathway may niot be the only primary player in T cell exhaustion.
Two promising analogs of an old compound originally studied as a potent antitumor agent may offer a new treatment for epithelial cancer.
Women who followed a Mediterranean-style diet saw a significant reduction in their risk of endometrial cancer, according to a new study.
One more potential benefit for breastfed babies, research suggests, is a lowered risk of childhood leukemia.
A dramatic video has captured the behavior of cytotoxic T cells as they hunt down and eliminate cancer cells within the body.
In patients with metastatic colorectal cancer treated with chemotherapy plus biologics, increased vitamin D levels have been linked to improved survival, according to information presented at the ASCO 2015 Annual Meeting.
For women with breast cancer using the drug tamoxifen, coffee appears to both inhibit tumor growth and reduce recurrence.
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