Archive for the ‘Prevention’ Category

Parsing the Cancer Statistics – New York Times

Parsing the Cancer StatisticsNew York Times, United States – Dec 2, 2008The new report — from the American Cancer Society, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Cancer Institute and an association of …Cancer declines, but concerns remain Greenville...
December 2nd, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Link between nutrition and prostate cancer remains unclear, large … – Medill Reports

Link between nutrition and prostate cancer remains unclear, large …Medill Reports, IL – 1 hour ago“Selenium and vitamin E could have something to do with prostate cancer prevention.” “There is a whole field being developed about nutrition and cancer … Please read...
December 2nd, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Cancer Prevention Coalition Comments on The Obama Cancer Plan – MarketWatch

Cancer Prevention Coalition Comments on The Obama Cancer PlanMarketWatch – 12 hours agoAccording to the Cancer Prevention Coalition, while the plan reflects strong emphasis on oncology, no reference is made to cancer prevention. … Please read the complete article and let us know...
December 2nd, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Risks, benefits of cancer-preventing drugs – Daily Camera

Risks, benefits of cancer-preventing drugsDaily Camera, CO – Dec 1, 2008A year ago, the FDA approved the second, raloxifene, for breast cancer prevention in postmenopausal women at high risk for breast cancer. … Please read the complete article and let us know what you think...
December 1st, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Aggressive Cancer Treatment, Prevention Efforts Drop Cancer Rates – eMaxHealth.com

Canada.com Aggressive Cancer Treatment, Prevention Efforts Drop Cancer RateseMaxHealth.com, NC – Nov 26, 2008Experts believe aggressive cancer prevention and treatment efforts are starting to bear results. New cases of colon cancer fell by more than 2% annually. …For the first...
December 1st, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Providing Colonoscopies to the Underserved – HealthNewsDigest.com

HealthNewsDigest.com Providing Colonoscopies to the UnderservedHealthNewsDigest.com, NY – 3 hours ago“He is a top expert in colon cancer prevention, and prevention is what this is all about. We could almost eradicate colon cancer if only more people were … Please read the...
December 1st, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

European ancestry increases breast cancer risk among Latinas – EurekAlert (press release)

European ancestry increases breast cancer risk among LatinasEurekAlert (press release), DC – 14 hours agoThe AACR's most recent publication and its sixth major journal, Cancer Prevention Research, is dedicated exclusively to cancer prevention, from preclinical … Please...
November 30th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Advocates call for tougher sunscreen standards – Baltimore Examiner

Advocates call for tougher sunscreen standardsBaltimore Examiner, MD – 14 hours agoSkin cancer prevention advocates are calling for tougher federal labeling standards so people know the real level of protection. … Please read the complete article and let us know what you...
November 30th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Plant foods and cancer prevention – Malaysia Star

Plant foods and cancer preventionMalaysia Star, Malaysia – 13 hours agoI have been writing on the prevention of cancer in this column. I have been relying on the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) expert report on Food, … Please read the complete article and let us know what...
November 29th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Detect, protect, respect – Philippine Star

Detect, protect, respectPhilippine Star, Philippines – 20 hours agoAccording to Dr. Cecilia Llave, chair of the UP-PGH Cancer Institute and program director of the Cervical Cancer Prevention Network (CECAP), women need to … Please read the complete article and let us know...
November 29th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More