December 20, 2016

Fermented Food and Gastric Cancer

Fermented foods are those such as kimchi and sauerkraut. They are believed to be a risk factor in the development of gastric cancer. One article (1) […]
December 19, 2016

Lentinan and Gastric Cancer

Lentinan is an extract of shiitake mushrooms. It is currently being studied as a treatment for gastric cancer. One research article (1) looked at lentinan and […]
October 25, 2016

Gastric Cancer Signs and Symptoms

Gastric cancer is sometimes referred to as stomach cancer. There are several signs and symptoms a person should look out for when trying to diagnose this […]
October 18, 2016

Fermented Food and the Risk of Stomach Cancer

Fermented food includes foods such as sauerkraut and kimchi. While they are generally considered healthy for you, there seems to be some evidence that fermented foods […]
September 20, 2016

Types of Gastric Cancer

Gastric cancer is also called stomach cancer. Stomach cancer usually develops very slowly over many years, although there can be pre-cancerous changes in the stomach that […]
August 15, 2016

What are the Latest Statistics on Gastric Cancer?

The good news about gastric cancer is that the incidence of the disease is steadily decreasing. Unfortunately, there were still approximately 159,000 cases of gastric cancer […]
August 10, 2016

Cannabis Use and the Risk of Lung and Upper GI Cancers

While there have been many medical theories that marijuana might cause cancer, the results of epidemiological studies on the use of marijuana and the risk of […]
August 1, 2016

The Diagnosis and Treatment of Gastric Cancer

Gastric cancer may be uncommon in the US but it is the 2nd leading cause of death due to cancer throughout the world. Unfortunately, it is […]
June 28, 2016

Probiotics Can Help With Gastric and Colon Cancer

Intake of probiotics can fight bacterial overgrowth in patients with gastric and colon cancer Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and gastrointestinal cancer may be linked to […]
June 23, 2016

Carnosine and the Treatment of Gastric Cancer

Carnosine is a small two amino acid protein found naturally in plants. It has been shown to be effective against cancer cells; however, the exact way […]