Stroke Risk Up After Cancer Diagnosis

Cancer increases the risk of stroke independently of other stroke risk factors, such as hypertension and diabetes.

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Proton Pump Inhibitors, Gastric Pre-Cancerous Lesions

It has been suggested that long-term use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may promote the development of pre-cancerous lesions in the stomach and increase the occurrence of stomach cancer.

Vaccine Could Prevent Most Cervical Cancers

A vaccine meant to protect against nine types of human papillomavirus (HPV) could prevent 90% of all cervical cancers.

Obese CRC Patients, Second Cancer Risk

Colorectal cancer (CRC) patients who are overweight or obese when diagnosed appear to face a slightly higher risk for developing a second weight-related cancer.

ASTRO: New Choosing Wisely Guidelines

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released a second list of five radiation oncology-specific treatments that should be discussed before being prescribed.

Yogurt Test as Novel Colonoscopy Alternative ...

Synthetic biomarkers combined with yogurt may one day replace or augment colonoscopies and improve early diagnosis of colorectal cancer.

Prostate Cancer Treatments

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Many Breast Cancer Patients Lack Knowledge of Their Disease

Many Breast Cancer Patients Lack Knowledge of Their Disease

Many women with breast cancer lack basic knowledge about their disease, such as their cancer stage and other characteristics.

Fish Intake Tied to Liver Cancer Risk

Fish Intake Tied to Liver Cancer Risk

A new study in PLOS ONE reviewed published studies on the role of total fish intake and risk of primary liver cancer in case-control and cohort studies.

AAP Issues Policy Statement on Marijuana Legalization

AAP Issues Policy Statement on Marijuana Legalization

But supports compassionate use for children with debilitating, terminal illnesses

Exercise Regimen Beneficial in Head, Neck CA Radiation Tx

Exercise Regimen Beneficial in Head, Neck CA Radiation Tx

Significant benefits of exercise regimen in reducing percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy placement

Leukemia Txs Top ASCO's Clinical Cancer Advances in 2015 List

Leukemia Txs Top ASCO's Clinical Cancer Advances in 2015 List

The biggest clinical cancer advances for 2015 have been identified in an annual report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

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