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Could reused cooking oil trigger breast cancer spread?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 31, 2019 - 07:00
A new study in mice finds that reused cooking oil may encourage breast cancer metastases. These preliminary results are sure to spark more research.

What causes bloody urine in men?

Medical News Today: Prostate News - March 30, 2019 - 19:00
Seeing blood in the urine is a symptom of many underlying problems in males, including infections, an enlarged prostate, and kidney stones. Learn about the causes and their treatments here.

This drug failed to treat cancer, but it could improve dementia

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 29, 2019 - 07:00
Scientists have found that an experimental drug that failed against cancer may treat dementia instead. However, can they test it in clinical trials?

Rectal pressure: Causes and when to see a doctor

Medical News Today: Prostate News - March 28, 2019 - 18:00
Rectal pressure is a common symptom of a variety of problems, from constipation to ulcerative colitis. Learn more about the causes and possible treatments here.

Plant compound could fight eye cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 28, 2019 - 14:00
A toxin present in the coralberry plant can stop the division of cancer cells, a new study has found. The findings may lead to enhanced treatment.

Time-restricted eating may prevent tumor growth

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - March 26, 2019 - 14:00
New research in mice suggests that eating all daily meals within a restricted window of time may be a good preventive strategy against cancer tumor growth.

Time-restricted eating may prevent tumor growth

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 26, 2019 - 14:00
New research in mice suggests that eating all daily meals within a restricted window of time may be a good preventive strategy against cancer tumor growth.

How sugary drinks can fuel and accelerate cancer growth

New research in mouse models reveals that consuming sugary drinks can boost the growth of cancer tumors, and it also explains the underlying mechanisms.

How sugary drinks can fuel and accelerate cancer growth

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 22, 2019 - 14:00
New research in mouse models reveals that consuming sugary drinks can boost the growth of cancer tumors, and it also explains the underlying mechanisms.

Hot tea may raise esophageal cancer risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 22, 2019 - 07:00
A new, large prospective study suggests that people who regularly drink very hot tea may raise their risk of developing esophageal cancer.

How does tumor acidity help cancer spread?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 21, 2019 - 16:00
A pH-probe helps scientists map acidity in tumors and see how acidification alters gene expression in ways that increase cancer's invasiveness and spread.

10 minutes of leisurely activity per week may lower death risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 20, 2019 - 07:00
New observational research in a large cohort has found a strong link between leisurely physical activity — even in low amounts — and a lower death risk.

CBD for cancer: Everything you need to know

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 19, 2019 - 18:00
Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a compound in the cannabis plant. It may benefit people with cancer by reducing symptoms of the disease and its treatment. Learn more about the research here.

How destroying a tumor promoter could lead to new cancer treatments

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - March 19, 2019 - 16:00
Mutated p53 tumor suppressor protein is a key driver of most cancers. Now, scientists have identified its mechanism of stability and how to disrupt it.

How destroying a tumor promoter could lead to new cancer treatments

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 19, 2019 - 16:00
Mutated p53 tumor suppressor protein is a key driver of most cancers. Now, scientists have identified its mechanism of stability and how to disrupt it.

What are the early symptoms of cancer in men?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 19, 2019 - 00:00
Men have a higher risk of dying from cancer than women in the United States. However, recognizing the early signs can significantly improve a person’s outlook. Early symptoms of cancer in men can include changes in bowel habits, unexplained weight loss, testicular changes, and difficulties urinating. Learn more here.

Coffee chemicals could curb prostate cancer

Medical News Today: Prostate News - March 18, 2019 - 15:00
Coffee is a complex cocktail of compounds. A recent study identifies two particular molecules that might have cancer-fighting capabilities.

Coffee chemicals could curb prostate cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 18, 2019 - 15:00
Coffee is a complex cocktail of compounds. A recent study identifies two particular molecules that might have cancer-fighting capabilities.

Laser probe detects deadly melanoma in seconds

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 16, 2019 - 10:00
A Ph.D. student has designed a cost-effective and easy-to-use device that can quickly detect cancerous skin cells. Catching cancer earlier can save lives.

Breast cancer: Does stress fuel its spread?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - March 16, 2019 - 07:00
A new study from Switzerland shows how stress can act on breast cancer tumors, supporting their spread and diversification and making them harder to treat.