Cannabinoids for Cancer Treatment?
Cannabinoids may have a vast array of anti-cancer effects, a Rostock University Medical Center research finds. They may stop cancer cells from dividing and invading normal...
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High fruit and vegetable consumption may reduce risk of breast cancer
Women who eat a high amount of fruits and vegetables each day may have a lower risk of breast cancer, especially of aggressive tumors, than those who eat fewer fruits and...
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CT scans may increase risk of brain cancer
A new study suggests that CT scans, commonly used in medical imaging, may increase the risk of brain tumors.
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Study identifies RNA molecules that regulate male hormones in prostate cancer
In most cases of prostate cancer, tumor cell growth is stimulated by the action of male hormones, or androgens, such as testosterone and dihydrotestosterone.
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RNA molecules that regulate action of male hormone in prostate cancer identified
A study detected in tumoral tissue hundreds of RNAs that do not encode proteins but appear to regulate effects of androgens and androgen receptors on gene expression in tumors...
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Nutritional status and cytokine concentration during chemotherapy in Mexican children: A longitudinal analysis
The literature suggests that up to 46% of children and young adults with cancer become malnourished. This prevalence varies considerably among studies, depending on tumor type...
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CT Imaging in Kids Raises Cancer Risk
Dutch study reports increases in multiple types of tumors
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Liquid biopsy technique may detect brain tumor biomarkers
A team of researchers at Washington University in St. Louis is developing a way to detect brain tumor biomarkers through a blood test. The proof-of-concept technique allows...
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Early Detection of Cancer Now Possible Through Venous Magnetic Wire
The innovative magnetic wire can be used to capture free-floating tumor cells in the bloodstream, which could act as a biomarker and tell us early if the person has cancer.
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CT scans may raise brain tumor risk
A new study in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute suggests that CT scans, commonly used in medical imaging, may increase the risk of brain tumors.
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Sensitivity to Bitter-Taste may be Associated with Cancer Risk
Link found between high bitter-taste sensitivity and increased risk of cancer among older British women by a recent study that involves 5,500 women whose diet, lifestyle, and...
New Secret Help of Breast Cancer Identified
Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Protein X suppression has been found to assist the breast cancer to grow, finds a new study. miR-27b, a breast cancer oncogene promotes this suppression.
Children who undergo CT scans may be at a higher risk of brain cancer
Researchers, led by Dr Michael Hauptmann at the Netherlands Cancer Institute, found rates of cancer were 1.5 times higher in the children who had underwent at least one CT scan...
Heart Patient's Discharged Against Advice More Likely to Return Within 30 Days
Heart attack patients who get themselves discharged against medical advice are more likely to return to the hospital in a hurry, finds a new study.
Water: The Key to Understanding Sweetness
Perception of sweetness may depend on molecular interactions between specific sugars and water in the saliva.
Giving adrenaline to cardiac arrest patients DOUBLES risk of brain damage
Officials are now reviewing the guidelines given to paramedics and ambulance staff, after the Warwick University study cast doubt on the way people have been treated for decades.
Strategies to Reduce Sugar-sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children
Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages have been linked to weight gain and other negative health effects, particularly in young children. It is important to identify...
Breath Tests May Help Detect Pancreatic Cancer Early
Breath tests may help detect pancreatic cancer early, when curative treatments may be possible. Breath analyses may also help identify patients with pancreatic cancer from...
Chronic Preoperative Opioid Use May Up Risk of Poor Outcomes
Patients who use opioid before total knee or hip replacement surgery for more than two months are at high risk of being readmitted in the hospital and undergoing repeat...
Whiten Your Teeth Using Nanoparticles
Nanoparticles are used as a safe and effective way to whiten the teeth instead of harmful treatments, says researcher from American Chemical Society.