September 7, 2016

Fermented Foods and GI Cancer

Fermented foods include foods like beer, vinegar, cheese, sauerkraut, yogurt, and bread. They are currently being studied as to the risk of getting cancer when these […]
July 27, 2016

Tea and the Risk for Cancer

Tea is a fairly common beverage that is consumed throughout the world. There has been much speculation as to whether or not drinking tea prevented certain […]
July 25, 2016

Visceral obesity and poor prognosis in pancreatic cancer

Visceral obesity is an excess of abdominal fat. This fat covers the vital organs and can alter cell metabolism. Obesity has been raised as a risk […]
July 25, 2016

BMI and endometrial cancer

Poor health outcomes are associated with higher BMI in patients with endometrial cancer. The body mass index (BMI) is a measurement used internationally for the diagnosis […]
July 25, 2016

Visceral obesity may influence the evolution of rectal cancer

Obesity has emerged as a risk factor for developing certain type of cancers. Visceral obesity is defined as an excess of accumulated fat around the visceral […]
July 25, 2016

Obesity and colon cancer

Visceral obesity is related to poor outcomes in patients with colon cancer. Obesity has been postulated as a risk factor for developing cancer and has been […]
July 25, 2016

Obesity is not associated with health outcomes in patients with colon cancer

The body mass index (BMI) is a measurement used internationally for the diagnosis of overweight and obesity. One way to assess the impact of obesity on […]
June 30, 2016

What Does Obesity Have to Do With Bowel Cancer in Men?

Obesity is an important risk factor in case of bowel cancer development in men Obesity has consistently been linked to an increased risk of colon cancer, […]
June 13, 2016

General Risk Factors for Cancer

There have been numerous research studies looking at the relationship between genetics and the development of cancer. From this, researchers have deduced that there is something […]
March 11, 2016

The chromosomal link between breast cancer risk and obesity found!

Recently, research was conducted to study the link between weight loss, body fat and the length of a certain chromosome in the women with breast cancer. […]