Lifestyle Intervention Associated with Higher Disease-free Survival Rates in Breast Cancer

According to results of a study presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS), held December 4–8, 2018 in San Antonio, TX, survivors...

Exercise may Improve Cardiovascular Function During Adjuvant Breast Cancer Treatment

According to results of the Energy Balance and Breast Cancer Aspect (EBBA)-II trial (NCT02240836) , sponsored by the Norwegian Research Council, Norwegian Health Authority,...

Changing Behaviors: Cigarette Smoking Declines As Vaping Increases in Popularity

Vaping and e-cigarettes have become more popular than tobacco cigarettes with teens. But how does vaping influence trends in smoking? And how does vaping...

Increased Popularity of E-cigarettes Results in Alarming Rise of Young Smokers

Findings from the National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS) released by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Aggressive Tobacco Control Programs Reduces California Lung Cancer Deaths by 28%

California has reduced smoking faster than any other state in the Unites States. Early adoption of tobacco control efforts led to fewer people ever...

Parents Consider Cancer Prevention Potential the Primary Reason for HPV Vaccination

Human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccines are designed to prevent infection by certain types of human papilloma virus. The currently available vaccines generally protect against...

Patients with Diabetes have an Increased Risk of Developing and Dying...

Diabetes and cancer are common diseases with tremendous impact on health and healthcare worldwide expenditure. A growing number of epidemiological and clinical studies find...

Link between Stress and Cancer: 'Master-Switch' Turns Our Own Bodies Against...

In an unexpected finding, scientists have linked the activation of a stress gene in immune system cells to the spread of breast cancer to...

Cutting Calories May Improve Response to Cancer Treatment

Restricting calories for a defined period of time may improve the success of cancer treatment. This is one of the conclusions in a study...

Study Examines Link Between Oral Health Oral Cancer-causing HPV Infection

Results of a recent study published in August 21, 2013 online edition of Cancer Prevention Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer...