February 5, 2016

Will Cancer-Sniffing Dogs Be The Screeners Of The Future?

Research shows that dogs can determine the presence of cancer based on scent with fairly accurate results. Dogs can already sniff for bombs and drugs, but […]
February 4, 2016

It May Soon Be Possible to Screen for Ovarian Cancer

A new blood test is under development that could detect ovarian cancer. There is no reliable way to detect ovarian cancer, which may explain why most […]
February 3, 2016

It’s Cancer Prevention Month, 8 tips to help ward off cancer

February is Cancer Prevention Month, here’s eight simple lifestyle changes that could keep many cancers at bay. You blew off the New Year’s resolutions, but February […]
February 2, 2016

Cancer Cells Can’t Proliferate and Invade at the Same Time

Cancer cells cannot invade additional areas of the body while also proliferating. This new understanding could affect cancer treatment development. The worst cancer cells don’t sit […]
February 1, 2016

The tumultuous history of the drugs that helped cure Jimmy Carter

Former US president Jimmy Carter was treated with immunotherapy for cancer. Immunotherapy has had a rocky road of research over the years. Immunotherapy can be an […]
January 29, 2016

FDA clears cold cap to save hair during breast cancer chemo

Chemotherapy causes hair loss as a side effect for many cancer patients. A cooling cap might help retain hair. Hair loss is one of the most despised side […]
January 29, 2016

Improving Your Odds for Cervical Health