March 11, 2016

Jimmy Carter says he no longer needs cancer drug treatment

Jimmy Carter recently announced that treatment for cancer is no longer needed for the melanoma that spread to his brain. Jimmy Carter announced Sunday that he […]
March 10, 2016

Are Pomegranates Good For You? 

The health benefits of pomegranates include a reduced risk of heart disease and some cancers. Pomegranates are rich in micronutrients with potential antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects […]
March 9, 2016

5 Cancer-Preventive Compounds You Probably Don’t Know

Diet can play a big role in the development of (and protection from) cancer. Here’s a review of five lesser-known cancer preventives. Compounds on Your Plate […]
March 8, 2016

The way we think about cancer is outdated. Here’s how to change that.

Cancer is no longer a death sentence. Increasingly, cancer is more similar to chronic conditions such as diabetes. When Susan Thornton was 30, she noticed a […]
March 7, 2016

Pioneering Trial Targets Multiple Solid-Tumor Cancers With Precision Medicine

A new clinical trial is looking to test the benefits of matching a tumor’s molecular profile to targeted agents in patients with advanced solid tumors or lymphomas. Enrollment […]
March 4, 2016

Exercise: Best Treatment for Prostate Cancer?

A new study is underway to investigate whether exercise can serve as a front-line defense against prostate cancer. Cancer Research UK has launched what is believed to be […]
March 3, 2016

How Exercise May Lower Cancer Risk

Exercise could alter the way the immune system deals with cancer, which could explain the lower risk of dying from cancer in those who exercise. The relationship between exercise […]