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Cancer Studies

Swallowing the Risk of Cancer

Tamara McClintock Greenberg | Posted 06.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Tamara McClintock Greenberg

We can't eliminate exposure to many potential toxins. The chemicals within plastics are everywhere. Where do you draw the line? Should we vow to never drink from a plastic water bottle again? How do you know if you are being paranoid?

'Cancer Prevention Tips' to Avoid

Angela Logomasini, Ph.D. | Posted 04.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Angela Logomasini, Ph.D.

If you want to reduce your cancer risks, be careful what advice you follow. A number of activist groups offer a range of cancer-fighting tips that don't mesh with the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) latest report on cancer trends.

Could A Vegan Diet Help Prevent Cancer?

Kathy Freston | Posted 02.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Kathy Freston

This is empowering news, given that most people think they are a victim of their genes, helpless to stave off some of the most dreaded diseases. We aren't helpless at all; in fact, the power is largely in our hands. It's on our forks, actually.

Fighting Cancer: Don't Let Our Progress Slow

John J. Castellani | Posted 08.12.2012 | Healthy Living
John J. Castellani

It's no secret that the need to tighten our belts during the recent economic downturn has sent us into an era of cost containment. But we must find ways to both contain health care costs and continue to move cancer knowledge forward.

Study: Boozing Can Cause Breast Cancer

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A large U.S. study has linked alcohol consumption to an increased risk of the most common type of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. The analysis...