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Urinary hesitancy: Causes in men and women

Medical News Today: Prostate News - March 1, 2018 - 14:00
Urinary hesitation is when a person has trouble starting or maintaining a urine stream. Learn about the common causes in men and women.

Common skin bacteria may prevent skin cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - March 1, 2018 - 07:00
A new study finds that a 'friendly' bacterium, commonly found on healthy human skin and called Staphylococcus epidermidis, may protect against skin cancer.

What to eat if you have multiple myeloma

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 28, 2018 - 18:00
Learn about specific nutrition strategies that can be used to treat common symptoms of multiple myeloma, such as kidney damage and anemia.

Smoldering multiple myeloma and cancer: What to know

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 28, 2018 - 10:00
Smoldering multiple myeloma is a rare disorder that can lead to a cancer called multiple myeloma. Learn more about the diagnosis, progression, and outlook.

The hidden power of daffodils in the fight against cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 28, 2018 - 07:00
New research has uncovered the hidden molecular potential of a daffodil extract — an alkaloid named hemanthamine — in the fight against cancer.

The hidden power of daffodils in the fight against cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 28, 2018 - 07:00
New research has uncovered the hidden molecular potential of a daffodil extract — an alkaloid named hemanthamine — in the fight against cancer.

Stage 3 multiple myeloma: Symptoms, progression, and life expectancy

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 27, 2018 - 07:00
Multiple myeloma is a cancer that affects bone marrow and plasma cells. People do not usually have symptoms until they reach stage 3.

Why do I wipe blood after I poop?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 24, 2018 - 11:00
There are many reasons for rectal bleeding after wiping. We look at 11 causes here, along with the treatment options there are for each one.

This specialized gel could improve cancer therapy

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 22, 2018 - 07:00
Researchers are testing a promising new gel-like medium capable of delivering a combination of therapeutic agents directly to the sites of primary tumors.

This specialized gel could improve cancer therapy

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 22, 2018 - 07:00
Researchers are testing a promising new gel-like medium capable of delivering a combination of therapeutic agents directly to the sites of primary tumors.

How one enzyme could stop the spread of cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 21, 2018 - 14:00
A study reveals that activation of the enzyme RIPK1 can trigger cell death in cancer cells poised to migrate by causing them to degrade their mitochondria.

What side effects can result from interferon?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 16, 2018 - 15:00
Interferon is used to treat several health conditions, but it has a range of side effects. We look at how these vary in severity and duration here.

Ovarian cancer: How your father's genes can affect your risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 16, 2018 - 07:00
New research finds that fathers can pass their daughters a genetic mutation that can cause ovarian cancer. It can also cause prostate cancer in men.

Have scientists found an anti-cancer vaccine?

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - February 15, 2018 - 16:00
Researchers used stem cells to create an anti-cancer vaccine, which they tested in 75 mice with various types of cancer. Here's what they found.

Have scientists found an anti-cancer vaccine?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 15, 2018 - 16:00
Researchers used stem cells to create an anti-cancer vaccine, which they tested in 75 mice with various types of cancer. Here's what they found.

Have scientists found an anti-cancer vaccine?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 15, 2018 - 16:00
Researchers used stem cells to create an anti-cancer vaccine, which they tested in 75 mice with various types of cancer. Here's what they found.

Cancer: 'Ultra-processed' foods may increase risk

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 15, 2018 - 14:00
A new study suggests a possible link between the consumption of ultra-processed foods and raised risk of overall cancer, and breast cancer in particular.

Cancer: 'Ultra-processed' foods may increase risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 15, 2018 - 14:00
A new study suggests a possible link between the consumption of ultra-processed foods and raised risk of overall cancer, and breast cancer in particular.

Huntington's 'super assassin' molecule could kill cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - February 13, 2018 - 14:00
The gene that causes Huntington's disease is highly toxic to cancer cells, as revealed in tests on laboratory cells and mice with ovarian cancer.

Why do some breast cancers become treatment-resistant?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - February 13, 2018 - 07:00
A significant number of estrogen receptor-positive breast cancers are resistant to regular therapies. Why is that, and how can this obstacle be addressed?