Archive for the ‘Prevention’ Category

PSA Tests Not Race-Specific, Study Finds – U.S. News & World Report

New Zealand Herald PSA Tests Not Race-Specific, Study FindsU.S. News & World Report, DC24 issue of Cancer Prevention Research. High levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA), which cells in the prostate produce, often indicates an increased risk of cancer in the gland, causing doctors to...
February 25th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Calcium Linked to Lower Colon Cancer Risk, Study Finds – New York Times

Washington Post Calcium Linked to Lower Colon Cancer Risk, Study FindsNew York Times, United StatesBut she noted that vitamin D, which is often consumed with calcium, may be the pivotal player in cancer prevention and ought to be a focus of ongoing study. “The totality of the evidence in aggregate...
February 25th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

National Cancer Prevention Month – How Can You Prevent Lung Cancer? – About – News & Issues

About – News & Issues National Cancer Prevention Month – How Can You Prevent Lung Cancer?About – News & Issues, NYI’m not a mind reader – but I know the answer that pops into many of your heads as I write, “How can you prevent lung cancer?” But lung cancer...
February 25th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

New guideline recommends 5–alpha–reductase inhibitors for prostate … – HemOncToday

HealthKnowItAll New guideline recommends 5–alpha–reductase inhibitors for prostate …HemOncToday, NJBarnett S. Kramer, MD, past chair of the ASCO Cancer Prevention Committee, discussed the guideline during a press conference Tuesday in advance of the 2009 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium...
February 25th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Event for kids urges cancer prevention – In-Forum

UAlbany Campus News Event for kids urges cancer preventionIn-Forum, NDHe and about 150 fellow West Fargo Cheney Middle School sixth-graders participated in the “Mini Relay for Life” on Tuesday to test their knowledge on cancer prevention as well as to honor loved ones diagnosed with the...
February 24th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Nordic Naturals Joins the Fight Against Cancer by Sponsoring Eco … – NPIcenter (press release)

NPIcenter (press release) Nordic Naturals Joins the Fight Against Cancer by Sponsoring Eco …NPIcenter (press release), CanadaFinally attracting this interest will prove highly beneficial to the Western diet, lifestyle, and in cancer prevention; due to the fact that our diets are almost...
February 23rd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Team finds secret that could stem flu viruses – Boston Globe

ABC News Team finds secret that could stem flu virusesBoston Globe, United StatesThe research team, which included scientists from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said it believes the drug could be ready for human testing by the 2011-2012 flu season. The researchers have...
February 23rd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Top ten cancer prevention tips to teach our kids NOW – Examiner.com

Examiner.com Top ten cancer prevention tips to teach our kids NOWExaminer.comBy example and discussion (and later lectures and/or articles if necessary) you can help them make lifestyle choices that will give them a better chance of avoiding illness and even cancer. Here are 10 proactive, basic...
February 22nd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

AICR Cancer Prevention Policy Report Briefing – PR-CANADA.net (press release)

AICR Cancer Prevention Policy Report BriefingPR-CANADA.net (press release), MontenegroOn February 26th, the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) will publish the most comprehensive report on cancer prevention policy ever undertaken, and present the report's conclusions to Congress....
February 22nd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Health Differences Between Americans & Europeans Lycopene … – Men’s News Daily

Health Differences Between Americans & Europeans Lycopene …Men’s News Daily, CAThese are popular methodologies of cancer prevention and treatment research because they are quick and inexpensive to perform. But the vast majority of the findings of these types of lower-level research...
February 21st, 2009 | Prevention | Read More