Breast Thermography: A Better Technology in Early Breast Cancer Detection
In recent years, medical science has taken giant leaps in the realm of cancer treatment. Yet, screening with mammograms hasn’t changed in years. Some are asking why women are willing Read more
Cruciferous Veggie Compound May Suppress Tumor Growth
Cruciferous vegetables such as broccoli contain a compound that may be a weapon in the battle against Visit World Health
Breast Cancer Death Risk Falls With Low-Fat Diet
Women who consumed a balanced diet and reduced fat intake did not significantly lower their risk of developing breast cancer but were less likely to die of breast cancer, data from Read more
No amount of alcohol, sausage or bacon is safe according to cancer experts
Even small amounts of processed meats and booze increase the risk of a host of cancers outlined in World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) guidelines updated every decade. Source:No amount of alcohol, sausage or bacon is safe according to cancer Read more
33 of the most dangerous things science has strongly linked to cancer
Cancer is everywhere. Here are 33 of the most potent, carcinogenic things you can breathe in, swallow, or be around. Source: 33 of the most dangerous things science has strongly linked to Read more
A chemical found in burned, charred, and toasted foods has been linked to cancer. Here’s how worried you should be.
Roasted marshmallows contain acrylamide. The chemical acrylamide is found in fried, baked, and roasted foods like coffee and french fries. Because acrylamide was discovered in food somewhat recently, we don’t have any concrete answers about whether it causes cancer, but scientists are uncovering evidence of a potential link. Existing research suggests that acrylamide is only... Read more Read more
Increased whole grains in diet linked to reduced risk for liver cancer
Increased intake of whole grains correlated with a reduced risk for hepatocellular carcinoma among adults regardless of cancer etiology, according to study results published in JAMA Read more
Take Action to Reduce Your Cancer Risk
Take the first step to live healthier and reduce your cancer risk. Download this free 30-Day Checklist. Source:Take Action to Reduce Your Cancer Read more
Ask the Dietitian: Know the Myths and Facts about Cancer Prevention
The American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) is leading a national campaign to help Americans separate the myths from facts about cancer risk and to empower people with accurate Read more
A Palette of Healthy Colorful Fruits and Vegetables
Health and nutrition professionals emphasize diets rich in fruits and vegetables can optimize good health and significantly reduce the rate of diet-related diseases such as heart disease, Read more
Overweight related cancers rise fastest among American millennials, study finds
The study could be a warning that if the obesity epidemic continues, fat-sensitive cancers will explode in the years to come. Source: Obesity-related cancers rise fastest among American Read more
We’ll have a cure for cancer within a year, scientists claim
A team of Israeli scientists claim they will likely develop a cure for cancer in the next year, The Jerusalem Post reported on Monday. The new treatment is being developed by Accelerated Read more
Majority of shop receipts contain cancer-causing chemical
People have been urged not to let the paper come into contact with food and to avoid handling them because of the risk to health. Source: Majority of shop receipts contain cancer-causing Read more
More Proof High-Fiber Diets Help Prevent Cancers, Heart Disease
A large, new analysis helps confirm that eating lots of grains, vegetables and fruit lowers your risk of dying early from cancer or heart disease. Source: More Proof High-Fiber Diets Help Read more
Resolving to Get Active? Make It Happen with a Move More Plan
This year, make a Move More Plan instead of a New Year’s resolution. Chances are you have room for activity, because fewer than one in four Americans over 18 years old meet the Read more
A List of Anti-Angiogenic Foods for a Cancer-Fighting Diet
Angiogenesis in cancer is the abnormal blood vessel formation to tumors which can also lead to metastasis. Certain foods have been studied and deemed to be anti-angiogenic. These foods can Read more
Can we eat to starve cancer? – William Li
William Li presents a new way to think about treating cancer and other diseases: anti-angiogenesis, preventing the growth of blood vessels that feed a tumor. The crucial first (and best) step: Eating cancer-fighting foods that cut off the supply lines and beat cancer at its own game. Talk by WIlliam Li. Source:Can we eat to... Read more Read more
University of Queensland team devises universal test for cancer
Researchers at University of Queensland have devised a new diagnostic test that can identify presence of tumor in the body based on a DNA nanostructure. Source: University of Queensland Read more
Scientists create a biomedical tattoo to monitor for a sign of cancer
A biomedical tattoo that changes color when calcium in the blood is too high could one day be used to monitor for the earliest signs of cancer, scientists report in a new study. Source: Read more