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What signs of breast cancer are there other than a lump?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - August 21, 2018 - 17:00
A lump in the breast can be a sign of breast cancer, but other changes in the breast can also signify this condition. Other potential warning signs include texture changes, nipple discharge, and breast pain. Learn more about eight possible symptoms of breast cancer besides a lump, and when to see a doctor.

What signs of breast cancer are there other than a lump?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 21, 2018 - 17:00
A lump in the breast can be a sign of breast cancer, but other changes in the breast can also signify this condition. Other potential warning signs include texture changes, nipple discharge, and breast pain. Learn more about eight possible symptoms of breast cancer besides a lump, and when to see a doctor.

Bouts of fever may make us more resilient to cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 21, 2018 - 16:00
Scientists argue that episodes of infectious fever increase the immune system's ability to fight cancer through their effect on particular types of T cell.

Cancer: Deleting two molecules boosts immune response

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 21, 2018 - 15:00
New research finds that deleting two key molecules can help immune cells survive for longer and grow stronger in the fight against cancer and infections.

What is trauma to the breast?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 20, 2018 - 18:00
A traumatic breast injury may occur for many reasons, including a fall or sports injury. Symptoms can include pain and bruising, depending on the severity of the injury. A traumatic breast injury cannot cause cancer. Treatment typically involves rest and precautions to prevent further injury. Learn more here.

Targeting one enzyme could treat cancer, diabetes, and obesity

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 20, 2018 - 16:00
A study into the enzyme PI3KC2A reveals its role in internal cell signaling processes, the disruption of which can lead to cancer, obesity, and diabetes.

What are the natural ways to prevent prostate cancer?

Medical News Today: Prostate News - August 16, 2018 - 17:00
Age, genetics, and a poor diet are among the many risk factors for prostate cancer. By taking certain steps, a person may be able to reduce their risk. For example, adding soy products and coffee to the diet may help. Learn about natural ways to prevent prostate cancer here.

What are the natural ways to prevent prostate cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 16, 2018 - 17:00
Age, genetics, and a poor diet are among the many risk factors for prostate cancer. By taking certain steps, a person may be able to reduce their risk. For example, adding soy products and coffee to the diet may help. Learn about natural ways to prevent prostate cancer here.

'Junk DNA' has role in cancer spread, say scientists

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - August 16, 2018 - 16:00
Scientists find that parts of DNA once considered to be 'junk' actually instruct cells to make RNA molecules that keep cancer-promoting genes switched on.

'Junk DNA' has role in cancer spread, say scientists

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 16, 2018 - 16:00
Scientists find that parts of DNA once considered to be 'junk' actually instruct cells to make RNA molecules that keep cancer-promoting genes switched on.

What are the early signs of lung cancer in men?

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - August 16, 2018 - 12:00
In the United States, lung cancer is the second most common cancer and the leading cause of death from cancer. In the first stages, there are often no symptoms, but early detection and treatment can improve a person’s outlook. Here, we look at the initial signs of lung cancer in men and describe when to see a doctor.

What are the early signs of lung cancer in men?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 16, 2018 - 12:00
In the United States, lung cancer is the second most common cancer and the leading cause of death from cancer. In the first stages, there are often no symptoms, but early detection and treatment can improve a person’s outlook. Here, we look at the initial signs of lung cancer in men and describe when to see a doctor.

New chemical causes deadly brain cancer to self-destruct

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 16, 2018 - 10:00
Researchers have discovered a chemical that cuts off the energy supply to glioblastoma cells, disrupts their metabolism, and causes them to self-destruct.

What to do about vaginal cysts, sores, and bumps

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 15, 2018 - 18:00
A lump or bump on the vagina may have a variety of causes. Causes can include cysts, warts, polyps, and, rarely, vaginal cancer. Treatment depends on the cause and may involve medication, lifestyle and hygiene changes, or even surgery. Learn more about the causes and treatment options of lumps on the vagina here.

Cancer research: Zombie genes and elephants

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 15, 2018 - 14:00
Elephants are affected by cancer much less frequently than humans. By unraveling their DNA, researchers gain new insight into anticancer mechanisms.

What happens at each stage of breast cancer?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - August 15, 2018 - 10:00
There are multiple stages of breast cancer, ranging from 0–4. Each has it’s own particular set of symptoms and treatment possibilities. There are treatment options for each stage with varying outlooks for success depending on the stage and person. The earlier the stage, the more likely treatment will be successful.

What happens at each stage of breast cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 15, 2018 - 10:00
There are multiple stages of breast cancer, ranging from 0–4. Each has it’s own particular set of symptoms and treatment possibilities. There are treatment options for each stage with varying outlooks for success depending on the stage and person. The earlier the stage, the more likely treatment will be successful.

Urea dysfunctions in the liver may signal cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 15, 2018 - 07:00
New research suggests that a dysfunctional nitrogen metabolism may be an early sign of cancer. The findings may lead to better diagnostic tools.

Diets 'devoid of vegetable matter' may cause colon cancer

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - August 14, 2018 - 16:00
Feeding mice a diet rich in a compound that results from the digestion of cabbage and other brassicas protected their gut from inflammation and cancer.

Diets 'devoid of vegetable matter' may cause colon cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - August 14, 2018 - 16:00
Feeding mice a diet rich in a compound that results from the digestion of cabbage and other brassicas protected their gut from inflammation and cancer.