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Here is what you should know about pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is a difficult diagnosis. According to the National Cancer Institute, pancreatic cancer is the fourth leading cause of cancer death in the United...

Scientists develop a new method to treat pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers have developed a new "precision medicine" approach to treat the damaged DNA in the cancer cells of pancreatic cancer...

This study shows how to detect pancreatic cancer at treatable stages

In a recent study at the University of Missouri, researchers found novel pieces of biological information, such as RNA, which may serve as biomarkers...

This study shows a new way to fight pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest cancers: Fewer than 10% of people with this type of cancer remain alive five years later. The tumor...

Scientists find why exercise could help slow down cancer growth

People with cancer who exercise generally have a better prognosis than inactive patients. Now, researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have found a likely explanation...

Exercise in the morning could reduce your cancer risk

Studies indicate a possible correlation between factors that disrupt our circadian rhythms, such as exposure to light during the night or eating late in...

Weight loss surgery could cut pancreatic cancer risk for obese diabetic patients

Weight loss surgery significantly cuts the risk of developing pancreatic cancer in people who are obese with diabetes, a new 20-year analysis has found. The...

Scientists find better treatments for colon cancer

Chemotherapy-based cancer treatment has distressing side effects for patients and increases the risk of developing resistance to the treatment. In a new study, researchers have...

This study shows a new way to detect prostate cancer with nearly 100% accuracy

In a recent study at the University of Pittsburgh, researchers showed the highest accuracy to date in recognizing and characterizing prostate cancer using an...

This study shows a new way to starve pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer has been particularly resistant to even the best modern treatments — the five-year survival rate stands at just 10%. In a recent study at the...