July 29, 2016

A Review of Carcinoid Tumors

Carcinoid tumors are extremely rare, affecting about 2 out of every 100,000 people. They are neuroendocrine tumors that come from cell types known as enterochromaffin cells. […]
June 30, 2016

Astragalus as a Cancer Fighting Agent

Astragalus is an herbal supplement that seems to modulate the immune system.  It is used to treat diseases where the immune system is weak and in […]
June 30, 2016

Does Alpha Mangostin Possess a Cure for Cancer?

Alpha mangostin is a component of the mangosteen tree, a common tree located in South Eastern Asia.  It in uses since centuries as a treatment for […]
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 30, 2016

High Red Meat-Intake Leads to Increased Pre-menopausal Breast Cancer Risk

High consumption of red meat during adolescence is associated with premenopausal breast cancer The breast is particularly vulnerable to cancer influences during adolescence due to the […]
June 29, 2016

Some Non-Marine Sources of Fats and Low Fiber Intake Can Increase Bowel Cancer Risk

The association between dietary fat intake and the risk of colon cancer is still unclear. Scientists analyzed whether intakes of dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) and […]
June 29, 2016

Antibiotics Over Probiotics For Bowel Cancer Surgery

Antibiotics are more effective than probiotics in preventing perioperative infections in patients with bowel cancer undergoing surgery Probiotics form the healthy bacterial colony of the gut. […]
June 29, 2016

Enhanced Nutrition= Reduced Cachexia in Cancer Patients

Administration of a high-dose nutritional supplement enriched with omega-3 fats and protein improves nutritional status of patients with cachexia Cachexia is a state of severe malnutrition […]
June 28, 2016

Nutrition is Essential to Overcome Cachexia in Cancer- Research Says!

An enriched regimen helps improve the nutritional status of patients with head and neck cancer Scientists wanted to know the effects of the nutrition of a […]
June 27, 2016

Cervical Cancer May Respond to Antioxidants

Antioxidant supplementation reduces cell damage and improves the quality of life in patients with cervical cancer treatment Globally, cervical cancer is the third most common cancer […]