Articles By: nygal

Can Concord Grape Juice Help Maintain Breast Health?

This research is the latest to suggest that Concord grape juice may be of value in maintaining breast health by suppressing oxidative stress and inhibiting DNA damage to cells that can lead to the initiation of cancer, or in helping to slow the progression of breast cancer by slowing the multiplication...
August 1st, 2010 | News | Read More

Choosing the right sunscreen

Choosing the right sunscreen
When you’re looking for the best sunscreen that guards against ultraviolet A and ultraviolet B radiation which can help shield you from sunburn, wrinkles, and certain skin cancers–choose well. Consumer Reports tests of 12 sunscreens found four sprays (available to subscribers), including...
July 19th, 2010 | cancer lifestyle, Featured Article | Read More

Partners in Animal Health/Cornell University

Partners in Animal Health/Cornell University
Partners in Animal Health was established in 2005 by Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. The program’s mission is to improve animal health and well-being through the creation and distribution of innovative educational materials for veterinary professionals and animal owners.
July 11th, 2010 | Cancer Websites, Pet Cancer Websites | Read More

Craig Venter Boots up First Synthetic Cell

Craig Venter and his team have created the first self-replicating synthetic cell, blazing the way for a new era in synthetic biology and bringing scientists ever-closer to creating synthetic life. Venter called his work the culmination of a “15-year quest.” He is best known for his work in...
July 11th, 2010 | News | Read More

Review: Gift Of Life Bone Marrow Foundation

Review: Gift Of Life Bone Marrow Foundation
Leukemia is a random killer. It can strike any one of us at any time. But for many, there is hope of a cure through a bone marrow, blood stem cell or umbilical cord blood transplant. In fact, one in 200 Americans will receive such a transplant in their lifetime. Headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida,...
July 2nd, 2010 | Cancer Charity, Cancer Websites | Read More

Farrah Fawcett Cancer Research Foundation

Farrah Fawcett’s closest friends marked the first anniversary of her death by dedicating a cancer-research foundation in her name. Alana Stewart, Ryan O’Neal, Tatum O’Neal and Redmond O’Neal were among guests at an intimate gathering Friday at the new offices of the Farrah Fawcett...
June 28th, 2010 | News | Read More

Fertility Drugs and Ovarian Cancer Not Linked, Study Says

One of the largest studies to explore whether fertility drugs increase a woman’s risk of ovarian cancer found “no convincing association” with the cancer, though researchers said they would continue to follow tens of thousands of Danish women to see if their risk increased with age. The generally...
June 21st, 2010 | News | Read More

Review: The Urban Zen Foundation

Review: The Urban Zen Foundation
Moving through the tragic loss of her husband Stephan Weiss, seven years ago to cancer, Donna Karan realized there was something missing when it came to the treatment of her husband’s cancer. She noted a paucity of Eastern based treatments. After her husband’s passing, Ms. Karan was determined to...
June 21st, 2010 | Cancer Websites, Organizations | Read More

Healthy Dogs-Tumors and Cancers in Dogs

A tumor is any sort of lump, bump, growth, or swelling. Tumors that are true cancers are called neoplasms. Tumors can be divided into two broad categories: benign and malignant. Benign tumors grow slowly, don’t invade or destroy neighboring tissue, and don’t spread to other parts of the body. These...
June 21st, 2010 | News | Read More

Review: New York-Presbyterian Cancer Centers

Review: New York-Presbyterian Cancer Centers
The Cancer Centers of New York-Presbyterian Hospital are dedicated to state-of-the-art care and cutting edge research. The Cancer Centers draw on the traditions of innovation and excellence established by the scientific and clinical endeavors of the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at New York-Presbyterian...
June 14th, 2010 | Cancer Websites, Hospitals | Read More