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Scientists find a better way to treat deadly brain cancer

Glioblastoma, an aggressive cancer in the brain or spinal cord, has proven stubbornly resistant to newer immunotherapies. And radiation and chemotherapy, the standard treatment for...

This nutrient is essential for preventing cancer, boosting immune system

In a new study from the University of Basel and elsewhere, researchers found the level of magnesium in the blood is an important factor...

How our gut can use eggs to accelerate cancer

Are eggs good for your health or not? Previous research showed that eating eggs leads to elevated levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL), also known as the...

Too much sitting could harm cancer survivors

In a new study from Cancer Care Alberta, researchers found people who sit too much and are not physically active are much more likely...

7-year-old with cancer had a stroke. Mom’s rapid response saved her.

"Mommy, I'm tired" became a common refrain from usually peppy 7-year-old Olivia Story to her mother, Jennifer. Olivia also wasn't eating as much as usual....

Why obesity might lead to cancer

Cancer is caused by genetic changes that break down normal constraints on cell growth. It is known that obesity and being overweight increase the risk...

New blood test can tell if a patient has cancer and if it has...

In a new study from the University of Oxford, researchers developed a new minimally invasive and inexpensive blood test that can identify cancer in...

Benefits of garlic for fighting cancer and the common cold

Garlic is used widely as a flavoring in cooking, but it has also been used as a medicine throughout ancient and modern history. It has...

How to cope with sleep issues after cancer treatment

Let's start with the bad news: Sean Smith, M.D., the medical director of the University of Michigan Health Rogel Cancer Center’s Cancer Rehabilitation program, estimates...

Scientists develop new way to detect liver cancer

In a new study from Orel State University, researchers have developed an optical biopsy system that can distinguish between cancerous and healthy liver tissue. The...