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Nasal delivery of grape compound shows promising results in lung cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 5, 2018 - 16:00
Administering the natural red wine anticancer compound resveratrol through the nose could protect against lung cancer, a new mouse study finds.

Just how harmful is it to have 1 drink per day?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 4, 2018 - 15:00
New research is piling up evidence indicating that even light drinking increases a person's risk of various health issues, as well as premature death.

Immunotherapy: 'Killer' cells get boost in fight against cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 4, 2018 - 07:00
Nanoparticles can boost the immune system's natural killer cells in the fight against cancer, making immunotherapy successful in more patients.

Ileostomy: Everything you need to know

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 2, 2018 - 20:00
In an ileostomy, a surgeon connects the lower part of the small intestine to an opening in the wall of the abdomen. This procedure allows stool to exit the body without passing through damaged portions of the bowel. Here, we describe ileostomy surgery, including preparation, recovery, and lifestyle adjustments.

Mediterranean diet promotes anticancer bacteria in the breast

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 2, 2018 - 17:00
Compared with following a Western diet, a Mediterranean diet alters breast metabolites and microbiome to favor anticancer effects, a mammal study shows.

What can cause flushed skin?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 1, 2018 - 19:00
Flushed skin is often a harmless and short-lived reaction to being too hot, exercising, or having emotional responses, including anxiety and embarrassment. However, flushing can sometimes be a sign of an underlying medical condition, such as rosacea, certain cancers, or an endocrine disorder. Learn more here.

New cancer vaccine may tackle HER2-positive tumors

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 1, 2018 - 16:00
A new cancer vaccine shows promise for treating a range of more aggressive HER2-positive cancers in an early, phase I clinical trial.

Cancer therapy: Bacteria may help shrink tumors

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 1, 2018 - 16:00
A new phase I clinical trial looks at whether a modified bacterial strain is safe and effective in attacking stubborn, treatment-resistant cancer tumors.

New cancer vaccine may tackle HER2-positive tumors

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 1, 2018 - 15:00
A new cancer vaccine shows promise for treating a range of more aggressive HER2-positive cancers in an early, phase I clinical trial.

Can aspirin help treat cancer?

Medical News Today: Prostate News - September 30, 2018 - 11:00
A systematic review of 71 studies suggests that regular aspirin intake may help treat cancers such as colon cancer, breast cancer, and prostate cancer.

Can aspirin help treat cancer?

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - September 30, 2018 - 11:00
A systematic review of 71 studies suggests that regular aspirin intake may help treat cancers such as colon cancer, breast cancer, and prostate cancer.

Can aspirin help treat cancer?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - September 30, 2018 - 11:00
A systematic review of 71 studies suggests that regular aspirin intake may help treat cancers such as colon cancer, breast cancer, and prostate cancer.

Can aspirin help treat cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - September 30, 2018 - 10:00
A systematic review of 71 studies suggests that regular aspirin intake may help treat cancers such as colon cancer, breast cancer, and prostate cancer.

Some cancer therapies may avert cardiovascular disease

Medical News Today: Oncology News - September 29, 2018 - 10:00
Drugs that are currently used for cancer may thwart cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death worldwide, according to a new study.

Manipulating features of cells 'could help to slow cancer'

Medical News Today: Oncology News - September 28, 2018 - 10:00
A new study focusing on nuclear pores finds that manipulating certain cell features could help to stop cancer cells from thriving.

A new drug could strip pancreatic cancer of its defenses

Medical News Today: Oncology News - September 27, 2018 - 07:00
A common type of pancreatic cancer is aggressive and highly treatment-resistant. Experts have now developed a drug that may kill this cancer more easily.

Is there a link between psoriasis and cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - September 26, 2018 - 19:00
There is a current debate about whether or not there is a link between psoriasis, or psoriasis treatments, and certain cancers. We take a look at what the research says.

Life expectancy for stage 3 breast cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - September 26, 2018 - 12:00
Many factors influence a person’s life expectancy after a stage 3 breast cancer diagnosis, including age, sex, and response to treatment. In this article, learn more about survival rates, treatment, and remission.

Life expectancy for stage 3 breast cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - September 26, 2018 - 11:00
Many factors influence a person’s life expectancy after a stage 3 breast cancer diagnosis, including age, sex, and response to treatment. In this article, learn more about survival rates, treatment, and remission.

One injection could kill cancer

Medical News Today: Lymphoma/Leukemia News - February 1, 2018 - 08:00
Groundbreaking cancer research might have uncovered a 'one-time application' formula that can help immune cells to eliminate cancer tumors.