New findings published in the journal Gut show how a new breath test could be used to diagnose stomach cancer and potentially predict whether some individuals could be at risk for the illness later in life.
Not all types of the human papillomavirus (HPV) are thought to be connected to cancer, but statistics show that it is estimated to be responsible for more than 90 percent of anal and cervical cancers, about 70 percent of vaginal and vulvar cancers and over 60 percent of penile cancers.
Researchers are still trying to determine just how much nutrition and other related environmental factors play a role in the cause of cancer. The same is also true for cancer survivors who are trying to find reliable nutrition to help them enhance their quality of life, prevent future relapses and t...
Scientists have taken a closer look at PCB-153 and have found that it's positively associated to the risk of suffering from cancer in males and that it can still be found in fat-rich food.
New findings published in the journal Science Express show that a vaccine could potentially prevent a powerful immune response against tumor mutations related to melanoma skin cancers.
Medical science has reached incredible heights throughout the years. With the help of many medications and treatments, childhood cancer patients are surviving and even thriving for much longer periods of time. However, statistics show that many survivors of five years or more will be diagnosed with ...
New findings published in the journal Annals of Neurology have shown that the brain cells of mice with a model of Alzheimer's were given an experimental cancer drug that restored their memory.
New findings published in the journal Oncotarget examine how a less-toxic class of drugs combined with fasting may help kill breast, colorectal and lung cancer than a combination treatment of chemotherapy and fasting, alone.
New information released by the 2015 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures report on Tuesday showed that just about 45 percent of those dealing with the degenerative brain condition are aware of the health problem.
New findings published in the journal CANCER show that providing breast cancer patients with the skills and knowledge to improve their mood and quality early on in their treatment can help them manage stress and significantly benefit survival, overall.
Previous findings have shown that regular use of aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) can reduce the risk of colorectal cancer. However, new findings published in JAMA show that some individuals with rare genetic variants do not share the same benefit.
Connecticut teenager Cassandra C. was forced to undergo chemotherapy by the state for her Hodgkin's lymphoma. The 17-year-old had originally refused treatments on the grounds that it was too harmful for her body and that a more natural alternative could work just as well.