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Cancer breakthrough: Novel approach can 'starve' tumors to death

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 20, 2018 - 08:00
Current research investigates the potential of an experimental compound in causing cancer cell 'starvation' by depriving them of access to a key nutrient.

Eight cancers could be diagnosed with a single blood test

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 19, 2018 - 17:00
Researchers have created a blood test that can detect eight cancer types with high specificity, representing a major step forward in cancer diagnostics.

Why you shouldn't put off that Pap test any longer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 19, 2018 - 16:00
It's Cervical Health Awareness Month, so we turn to an important topic: the Pap test. What is it, should it scare you, and why should you get it done?

Colon cancer: Could proinflammatory diets raise risk?

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - January 19, 2018 - 08:00
A large-scale study examines the link between diets rich in pro-inflammatory markers and the risk of developing colorectal cancer.

Colon cancer: Could proinflammatory diets raise risk?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 19, 2018 - 08:00
A large-scale study examines the link between diets rich in pro-inflammatory markers and the risk of developing colorectal cancer.

What to know about interstitial lung disease

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - January 18, 2018 - 08:00
A look at interstitial lung disease, a group of diseases that make it difficult to get enough oxygen. Included is detail on types and complications.

How gum disease could lead to cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 18, 2018 - 08:00
How well do you look after your oral health? New research has now linked the bacteria responsible for gum disease with certain types of cancer.

Thoracotomy: Procedures and recovery

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - January 16, 2018 - 13:00
A thoracotomy is a type of surgery that is carried out on the chest. It is often carried out as part of lung cancer treatment or in emergency situations.

What is hairy cell leukemia and how is it treated?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 16, 2018 - 12:00
Learn all about hairy cell leukemia, a form of hematologic cancer. This article looks at the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for the disease.

What is hairy cell leukemia and how is it treated?

Medical News Today: Lymphoma/Leukemia News - January 16, 2018 - 12:00
Learn all about hairy cell leukemia, a form of hematologic cancer. This article looks at the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for the disease.

What you should know about throat ulcers

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 15, 2018 - 17:00
A look at throat ulcers, a condition that makes it hard to swallow and causes other problems. Included is detail on diagnosis and home remedies.

How dietary fat helps prostate cancer to spread

Medical News Today: Prostate News - January 15, 2018 - 16:00
Scientists unravel the link between genetics and dietary fat and the role they play in the progression and spread of prostate cancer.

What is fibrosarcoma and what are the symptoms?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 15, 2018 - 11:00
Learn all about fibrosarcoma, a form of cancer affecting the cells that create fibrous tissue in the body. We look at symptoms, diagnosis, and prognosis.

Could this experimental 'recipe' fight colon cancer?

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - January 14, 2018 - 08:00
A cocktail of engineered probiotics and cruciferous vegetables could help to prevent and treat colorectal cancer in the future, researchers suggest.

Could this experimental 'recipe' fight colon cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 14, 2018 - 08:00
A cocktail of engineered probiotics and cruciferous vegetables could help to prevent and treat colorectal cancer in the future, researchers suggest.

What are the health benefits of aronia berries?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 13, 2018 - 11:00
Learn about the potential benefits of aronia. We look at the nutritional content of these berries, along with how they can be incorporated into a diet.

Prostate cancer: 'Whole' Mediterranean diet could reduce your risk

Medical News Today: Prostate News - January 12, 2018 - 15:00
A study of three diets found that only a high adherence to the whole Mediterranean dietary pattern is linked to lower risk of aggressive prostate cancer.

Prostate cancer: 'Whole' Mediterranean diet could reduce your risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - January 12, 2018 - 15:00
A study of three diets found that only a high adherence to the whole Mediterranean dietary pattern is linked to lower risk of aggressive prostate cancer.

What is mesenteric panniculitis?

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - January 11, 2018 - 19:00
Mesenteric panniculitis is a rare disorder that affects the abdomen, causing pain and other symptoms. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment.

What is mesenteric panniculitis?

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - January 11, 2018 - 19:00
Mesenteric panniculitis is a rare disorder that affects the abdomen, causing pain and other symptoms. Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment.