October 14, 2016

The Use of Whole Body Hyperthermia in Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer

As the name suggests, whole body hyperthermia is a way to use higher than normal levels of heat to the whole body in a way that […]
October 14, 2016

Photodynamic Therapy for Skin Cancer

Photodynamic therapy or PDT is a treatment for skin cancer. It uses a special type of light and drugs to sensitize the skin and protect it […]
October 14, 2016

Local Hyperthermia as a Cancer Treatment

Local hyperthermia for cancer treatment involves placing local heat to cancerous areas of the body. It is currently being evaluated as a possible cancer treatment. One […]
October 14, 2016

Exercise with Oxygen and the Treatment of Cancer

Exercise with oxygen or EWOT therapy has been used in Germany to treat various kinds of diseases, including cancer. It involves breathing oxygen-rich air at above […]
September 30, 2016

Cerulenin and Cancer Apoptosis

Cerulean is a natural substance made from the Cephalosporium caerulens plant. It is considered a fatty acid synthase inhibitor. It appears to be toxic to cancer […]
September 7, 2016

Sports and Exercise and the Risk of Cancer

Physical activity and exercise have been linked to an increased risk of getting cancer. Several types of cancer have been linked to not getting enough exercise. […]
September 7, 2016

Psychology and Mind Health and Cancer Risk

Studies have shown that psychological stress affects a person’s risk of developing cancer. While everyday stress probably doesn’t cause cancer, extreme stress may increase the risk […]
September 7, 2016

Pain Management in Cancer

Studies have shown that almost fifty percent of cancer patients have some type of cancer-related pain. The pain may be mild, moderate, or severe, and can […]