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Aspirin may reduce liver cancer risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - 7 hours 54 min ago
The latest study to investigate the relationship between regular aspirin use and liver cancer risk finds a significant positive interaction.

What is this white spot on my eyeball?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 12, 2018 - 15:00
A white spot on the eye is often a corneal ulcer or a pinguecula. These eye conditions are treatable. It is essential to seek immediate medical attention for a white spot on the eye, as long-lasting damage can occur without treatment. Learn more about white spots on the eye, their causes, and treatment options here.

Breast cancer: Omega-3-rich diet may stop tumors from spreading

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 11, 2018 - 14:00
A diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may halt the growth of cancer cells by strengthening the immune system and curbing inflammation.

Breast cancer: Omega-3-rich diet may stop tumors from spreading

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 11, 2018 - 14:00
A diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may halt the growth of cancer cells by strengthening the immune system and curbing inflammation.

New risk factor for mouth cancer uncovered

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 11, 2018 - 10:00
There are several risk factors associated with mouth cancer. A recent study conducted in Taiwan might add another to the list: air pollution.

Cancer: Alternative therapies are popular but risky

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - October 10, 2018 - 14:00
Two new studies show that the use of complementary and alternative medicines is widespread among people who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Cancer: Alternative therapies are popular but risky

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 10, 2018 - 14:00
Two new studies show that the use of complementary and alternative medicines is widespread among people who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Cancer: Alternative therapies are popular but risky

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 10, 2018 - 14:00
Two new studies show that the use of complementary and alternative medicines is widespread among people who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Existing drug shows promise for treating aggressive breast cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 9, 2018 - 16:00
An antipsychotic drug that is used to treat Tourette's syndrome shows promising results against triple-negative breast cancer in a study of cells and mice.

Existing drug shows promise for treating aggressive breast cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 9, 2018 - 16:00
An antipsychotic drug that is used to treat Tourette's syndrome shows promising results against triple-negative breast cancer in a study of cells and mice.

Invasive lobular breast cancer: Prognosis and statistics

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 9, 2018 - 14:00
Invasive lobular breast cancer affects the lobules, which contain glands that produce breast milk. This type of cancer can spread to other parts of the breast and may affect other areas of the body. In this article, learn more about treatments, remission, and outlook.

Invasive lobular breast cancer: Prognosis and statistics

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 9, 2018 - 14:00
Invasive lobular breast cancer affects the lobules, which contain glands that produce breast milk. This type of cancer can spread to other parts of the breast and may affect other areas of the body. In this article, learn more about treatments, remission, and outlook.

What to know about age spots (liver spots)

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 9, 2018 - 14:00
Age spots, or liver spots, are common and harmless. They do not require treatment, but people can get rid of them with creams and cosmetic procedures. Age spots can resemble certain forms of skin cancer, and anyone concerned about an age spot should speak with a doctor.

Existing drug may treat triple-negative breast cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 9, 2018 - 07:00
Researchers have discovered that the drug estradiol may work as a new treatment for a type of triple-negative breast cancer, which is highly aggressive.

Antibiotic may prevent breast cancer recurrence

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 8, 2018 - 15:00
Metastasis and recurrence are huge challenges for breast cancer researchers. One group believes that an existing antibiotic might provide help.

Antibiotic may prevent breast cancer recurrence

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 8, 2018 - 15:00
Metastasis and recurrence are huge challenges for breast cancer researchers. One group believes that an existing antibiotic might provide help.

Existing antibiotic could help treat melanoma

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 8, 2018 - 07:00
Drug resistance is a significant problem when treating melanoma. A new study concludes that an old antibiotic might offer new hope.

What are the side effects of radiation for breast cancer?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 5, 2018 - 17:00
Radiation can be an effective treatment for breast cancer, but it does have side effects. Doctors may recommend this therapy in combination with others, such as surgery and chemotherapy. Learn more about how radiation for breast cancer affects the body and what short- and long-term side effects to expect.

What are the side effects of radiation for breast cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 5, 2018 - 17:00
Radiation can be an effective treatment for breast cancer, but it does have side effects. Doctors may recommend this therapy in combination with others, such as surgery and chemotherapy. Learn more about how radiation for breast cancer affects the body and what short- and long-term side effects to expect.

Nasal delivery of grape compound shows promising results in lung cancer

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - October 5, 2018 - 16:00
Administering the natural red wine anticancer compound resveratrol through the nose could protect against lung cancer, a new mouse study finds.