Exercise can reduce cravings and responses to smoking cues that may cause lapses and relapse among smokers trying to quit, according to a study from the University of Exeter.
Survival rates increase for patients who are treated with Gamma Knife radiosurgery, according to results of a study presented at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in Chicago.
Patients with acute leukemia who are transplanted with 2 units of umbilical cord blood (UCB) have a reduced risk of disease recurrence, according to a study published in Blood (2009;114:4293-4299).
Having low cholesterol levels may reduce a man’s risk for high-grade prostate cancer, according to a study conduced by Johns Hopkins epidemiologists.
Physicians miss opportunities to advise cancer survivor patients to quit smoking, say researchers from the Fox Chase Cancer Center.