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Not all processed meats are same for high cancer risk

A recent study from Queen’s University Belfast has questioned the World Health Organization’s blanket classification of processed meat as carcinogenic. The team found big evidence...

Statins could help lower ovarian cancer risk

In a new study, researchers found that women who take statins in the long term could be less likely to develop ovarian cancer. The same...

Reducing common infections could strongly lower stomach cancer risk

It is well known within the medical community that there is a link between the bacteria Helicobacter pylori (H pylori) and rates of gastric...

These two prebiotics may help treat skin cancer, colon cancer

In a new study, researchers found that two prebiotics, mucin and inulin, slowed the growth of melanoma by boosting the immune system's ability to...

Having 10+ lifetime sexual partners linked to higher cancer risk

In a new study, researchers found that a history of 10 or more lifetime sexual partners is linked to a heightened risk of being...

Colon cancer diagnoses from 49 to 50 increase 46%

In a new study, researchers found that colorectal cancer rates among US adults have a 46% increase in new diagnoses from ages 49 to...

These 5 behaviors could help you prevent cancer

You can lower your risk of certain cancers with simple lifestyle changes. Learn how here. It’s estimated that human behavior causes 40 to 50% of cancer deaths...

Single HPV vaccine dose may be enough to prevent cervical cancer

In a new study, researchers found that a single dose of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is as effective as multiple doses for preventing...

Scientists find cancerous chemical in common car seats

In a new study, researchers found that the longer your commute, the more you're exposed to a chemical flame retardant that is a known...

Testosterone levels could affect your risk of diabetes and cancer

In a new study, researchers found that having genetically higher testosterone levels increases the risk of metabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes in...

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Harvard scientists confirm an important cause of grey hair

When Marie Antoinette was captured during the French Revolution, her hair reportedly turned white overnight. In more recent history, John McCain experienced severe injuries as...

Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...

This study finds a new cause of autism

Autism affects 1 in 59 children and is 4 times more common in boys than in girls, and it is a developmental disorder. People with...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This walking exercise can make older people healthy and fit

In a recent study from Shinshu University in Japan, researchers found an effective way to increase overall fitness and decrease lifestyle-related disease (LSD) through...