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Preventing cancer: 'Flawless' DNA repair offers insight

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 1, 2019 - 10:00
Over time, DNA mutations add up, which can eventually trigger cancer. A recent study investigated the cell's own DNA-fixing mechanisms.

Colon cancer: Could exercise halt tumor growth?

New research finds that a short burst of high-intensity interval training reduces the growth of colon cancer cells and increases markers of inflammation.

Colon cancer: Could exercise halt tumor growth?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 1, 2019 - 07:00
New research finds that a short burst of high-intensity interval training reduces the growth of colon cancer cells and increases markers of inflammation.

What are the health benefits of water chestnuts?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 28, 2019 - 13:00
Water chestnuts are tuber vegetables that grow underwater. They are low in calories and contain antioxidants, and they can be a healthful addition to a balanced diet.

Does artemisinin help treat cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 28, 2019 - 11:00
Artemisinin, a compound in the sweet wormwood plant, may have potential in future cancer treatments. Research is still underway. This article looks at recent investigations into artemisinin and cancer.

New device can detect cancer in just a drop of blood

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 26, 2019 - 15:00
A newly developed state-of-the-art diagnostic tool that is cost-effective and easy to make can detect the presence of cancer in the tiniest drop of blood.

How chronic stress boosts cancer cell growth

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 25, 2019 - 14:00
New research in mice explains the mechanism through which chronic stress contributes to cancer cell growth and suggests a potential therapeutic strategy.

How chronic stress boosts cancer cell growth

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 25, 2019 - 14:00
New research in mice explains the mechanism through which chronic stress contributes to cancer cell growth and suggests a potential therapeutic strategy.

Onions and garlic could protect against cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 24, 2019 - 10:00
According to a recent study, eating more allium vegetables, such as garlic and onions, might reduce the risk of developing colorectal cancer.

The unexpected dangers of gum disease

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 22, 2019 - 10:00
According to recent research, gum disease may increase the risk of a range of seemingly unrelated conditions, including cancer and dementia.

Aggressive brain cancer: Why does immunotherapy fail?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 20, 2019 - 10:00
New research helps explain why some glioblastoma tumors respond to immunotherapy whereas the majority of these aggressive cancers do not.

Diez causas comunes de la mastalgia

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 20, 2019 - 07:00
El 70% de las mujeres sufre dolor en una o ambas mamas y solo el 15% requiere tratamiento. Es muy común en las más jóvenes y durante la menstruación. Se suele describir como una quemazón o constricción, y puede relacionarse con cambios hormonales. Descubra las causas, prevención y gestión en este artículo.

What does a lump in the left breast mean?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 19, 2019 - 22:00
Breast lumps can develop in the left or right breast, or in both. In this article, we look at what people should do if they find a lump, along with what it might mean, types, diagnosis, and when to see a doctor.

What to expect from Lupron treatment

Medical News Today: Prostate News - February 18, 2019 - 19:00
Lupron (leuprolide acetate) is a type of hormone therapy for people with prostate cancer. Lupron is an injection drug, and doctors often prescribe it in combination with radiation therapy or surgery. As it lowers a person’s testosterone levels, Lupron can cause a range of side effects. Learn more here.

What to expect from Lupron treatment

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 18, 2019 - 19:00
Lupron (leuprolide acetate) is a type of hormone therapy for people with prostate cancer. Lupron is an injection drug, and doctors often prescribe it in combination with radiation therapy or surgery. As it lowers a person’s testosterone levels, Lupron can cause a range of side effects. Learn more here.

New cell-tracking technique sheds light on breast cancer spread

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 18, 2019 - 16:00
Cellular barcoding shows promise as a way to identify the few metastasis-driving cell variants from the thousands that are present in breast cancer tumors.

New cell-tracking technique sheds light on breast cancer spread

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 18, 2019 - 16:00
Cellular barcoding shows promise as a way to identify the few metastasis-driving cell variants from the thousands that are present in breast cancer tumors.

Exercise boosts well-being by improving gut health

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 16, 2019 - 07:00
Researchers believe that physical activity can influence a person's overall health because of its effect on gut health. A new study explains the link.

Breast cancer: Cut down on alcohol to lower risk

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 14, 2019 - 10:00
The results of a new study show that Australian women remain unaware of the fact that alcohol consumption really does increase breast cancer risk.

Breast cancer: Cut down on alcohol to lower risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 14, 2019 - 10:00
The results of a new study show that Australian women remain unaware of the fact that alcohol consumption really does increase breast cancer risk.