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Overweight before age 40 may increase your risk of these cancers

In a new study, researchers found if people are overweight before age 40, they may increase their cancer risk. The research was conducted by an...

Scientists successfully cure cervical cancer with this treatment

In a new study, researchers used CRISPR-Cas9 to successfully target and treat cervical cancer tumors in vivo (via injection into live and tumor-bearing mice)...

E-cigarette smoke may cause lung cancer, bladder disease

In a new study, researchers found Exposure to electronic-cigarette smoke may lead to lung cancer. The research was conducted by a team from the NYU...

This new test for thyroid cancer may prevent unnecessary surgery

In a new study, researchers have developed a new test for thyroid cancer that is faster and about two-thirds more accurate than the diagnostic...

Sleeping less than 6 hours may raise risk of cancer, even death

Not getting enough sleep may put some people at risk for much more than being drowsy the next day, a new study says. Middle-aged people...

People over 50s do not need routine bowel cancer test, research says

In a new study, researchers say routine testing for bowel cancer should not be recommended for everyone aged 50-79 years. This is because, for those...

This new blood test could detect multiple types of cancer

In a new study, researchers found a new blood test in development has shown the ability to screen for numerous types of cancer with...

Aging may hinder cancer development

In a new study, researchers found that human aging processes may hinder cancer development. The research was conducted by a team from the University of...

Do new cancer drugs work? Too often, we don’t really know (and neither does...

It's hard to find anyone who hasn't been touched by cancer. People who haven't had cancer themselves will likely have a close friend or family...

Vitamin D and fish oil may help prevent cancer death and heart attacks

In a new study, researchers found vitamin D and fish oil show promises in the prevention of cancer death and heart attacks. The research was...

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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...
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 popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...