November 15, 2016

Metformin as a Treatment for Breast Cancer

Metformin is a drug usually used in the management of diabetes. It has recently been studied as an anti-cancer agent. One article (1) looked at metformin […]
September 28, 2016

Metformin as a Cancer Treatment

Metformin is a biguanide-type of medication, made from the French lilac, and is usually used as a treatment for diabetes. It is one of the most […]
August 4, 2016

Metformin may Treat Cancer

Metformin is a cheap drug that has been used for several decades in the management of diabetes. Now some recent research has shown that in may […]
June 28, 2016

Metformin for Diabetes and Renal Cancer

Use of Metformin may improve survival in patients with diabetes and renal cancer Metformin is a very commonly used drug in patients with diabetes, which helps […]
June 27, 2016

Metformin Use and Endometrial Cancer Risk

In this study, the risk of developing endometrial cancer with the use of metformin and other antidiabetic drugs was analyzed. Data from women diagnosed with endometrial […]
June 27, 2016

Metformin and Pancreatic Cancer Resection

Metformin is a drug commonly used for the treatment of diabetes and insulin resistance ( the disorder in which the hormone insulin cannot act on the […]
June 25, 2016

Metformin + Fluorouracil= A Powerful Combination Against Bowel Cancer

Metformin is a drug commonly used for the treatment of diabetes and insulin resistance ( a disorder in which the hormone insulin cannot act on the […]
June 11, 2016

Can Diabetes Drug help Colon Cancer?

There are many chemotherapy agents available for people with colon cancer.  Most are harsh chemotherapy medications such as 5-fluoruracil.  Recently, however, scientists have looked at a […]