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Leukemia: Cancer cells killed off with diabetes drug

Medical News Today: Lymphoma/Leukemia News - October 16, 2017 - 17:00
Researchers find that boosting fat cells in the bone marrow using a diabetes drug not only kills off leukemic cells, but it also regenerates healthy ones.

How is breast cancer related to the axillary lymph nodes?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 16, 2017 - 16:00
We look at axillary lymph nodes and their relation to breast cancer. We look at the diagnosis and the outlook, as well as more information, here.

Leukemia: Cancer cells killed off with diabetes drug

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 16, 2017 - 16:00
Researchers find that boosting fat cells in the bone marrow using a diabetes drug not only kills off leukemic cells, but it also regenerates healthy ones.

Cribriform breast cancer: What to know

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 15, 2017 - 17:00
Cribriform breast cancer is a slow-growing, low-grade breast cancer that may be present alongside other forms of breast cancer. Learn more here.

Cribriform breast cancer: What to know

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 15, 2017 - 16:00
Cribriform breast cancer is a slow-growing, low-grade breast cancer that may be present alongside other forms of breast cancer. Learn more here.

How can you cope with a cancer diagnosis?

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - October 13, 2017 - 16:00
A cancer diagnosis always comes as a shock. What are some coping strategies you can use to stay in control of the situation? We gathered some suggestions.

How can you cope with a cancer diagnosis?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 13, 2017 - 16:00
A cancer diagnosis always comes as a shock. What are some coping strategies you can use to stay in control of the situation? We gathered some suggestions.

How can you cope with a cancer diagnosis?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 13, 2017 - 15:00
A cancer diagnosis always comes as a shock. What are some coping strategies you can use to stay in control of the situation? We gathered some suggestions.

Everything you need to know about prostate nodules

Medical News Today: Prostate News - October 12, 2017 - 17:00
A prostate nodule is a firm, knuckle-like area on the prostate. There are several causes of prostate nodules, including prostatitis and prostate cancer.

Everything you need to know about prostate nodules

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 12, 2017 - 16:00
A prostate nodule is a firm, knuckle-like area on the prostate. There are several causes of prostate nodules, including prostatitis and prostate cancer.

All you need to know about the PCA3 test

Medical News Today: Prostate News - October 12, 2017 - 14:00
The PCA3 test can help doctors diagnose prostate cancer. Learn about the test, what to expect, and other testing options with this article.

'Cell of origin' for Barrett's esophagus identified

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 12, 2017 - 14:00
Researchers have found an area of unique cells in the lining of the food pipe that can give rise to Barrett's esophagus, a pre-cancerous condition.

All you need to know about the PCA3 test

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 12, 2017 - 13:00
The PCA3 test can help doctors diagnose prostate cancer. Learn about the test, what to expect, and other testing options with this article.

Despite concerns, vasectomy and prostate cancer not linked

Medical News Today: Prostate News - October 11, 2017 - 10:00
A debate that has raged for more than 30 years may finally be over: prostate cancer risk does not seem to be increased following a vasectomy.

Despite concerns, vasectomy and prostate cancer not linked

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 11, 2017 - 09:00
A debate that has raged for more than 30 years may finally be over: prostate cancer risk does not seem to be increased following a vasectomy.

'Super tumor suppressor' found to prevent pancreatic cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 10, 2017 - 17:00
Researchers have found a mutation in the p53 gene that boosts its tumor-suppressing abilities. The mutation halted pancreatic cancer in mice.

DIEP flap breast reconstruction: Procedure and recovery

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 10, 2017 - 14:00
Learn what the DIEP flap is, along with the different approaches used, and the complications and risks of this form of breast reconstruction, here.

DIEP flap breast reconstruction: Procedure and recovery

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 10, 2017 - 13:00
Learn what the DIEP flap is, along with the different approaches used, and the complications and risks of this form of breast reconstruction, here.

New compound kills cancer without harming healthy cells

Medical News Today: Lymphoma/Leukemia News - October 9, 2017 - 17:00
A proof-of-concept study shows how a new compound selectively triggers cell suicide in acute myeloid leukemia cells without harming healthy cells.

Breast cancer: Bacterial deficiency linked with onset

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 9, 2017 - 16:00
The first study of its kind examines the bacteria in the breast tissue of women with breast cancer and compares them with the bacteria of healthy women.