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High insulin dosage linked to cancer

Scientists from Ohio University found that higher insulin dose is linked to higher cancer incidence and that the association is stronger among those with...

Not all processed meats carry the same cancer risk

Eating processed meat can increase your risk of getting colorectal cancer. The World Health Organisation’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) says that each...

Frequent aspirin use could help prevent ovarian cancer

Scientists from the University of Utah found that frequent aspirin use is linked to lower ovarian cancer risk in individuals with multiple risk factors. This...

Weight-loss surgery slashes cancer risk and death, study finds

Scientists from Gundersen Lutheran Health System found people with obesity were at least two times more likely to develop certain types of cancer and...

New drug combo may treat some lung cancer effectively

Scientists from Francis Crick Institute found that using immunotherapy alongside a drug that blocks a common gene mutation in lung cancer could be a...

Exercise can improve cancer recovery and reduce health-care costs

One in every two males and one in every three females in Australia will be diagnosed with cancer by the age of 85. Between 2008...

Why some processed meat is strongly linked to cancer while other not

Scientists from Queen's University Belfast found a big difference between processed meat treated with nitrites and nitrite-free processed meat. The research is published in Nutrients...

Cancer and exercise do mix

When you hear the word “cancer” probably the last thing that you think of is physical activity. In fact, most of us think of...

This Japanese plant may cut cancer risk from processed meat

Scientists from the University of Reading found that bacon could be back on the menu of health-conscious diners thanks to unlikely salvation: Japanese knotweed. They...

Why you shouldn’t take vitamin E or beta carotene supplements to prevent cancer and...

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issued a recommendation statement in June 2022 on the use of over-the-counter vitamin supplements. Based on its independent panel...