Archive for the ‘Prevention’ Category

'Women Against Cervical Cancer' – Una nueva red internacional para … – Finanzas.com

'Women Against Cervical Cancer' – Una nueva red internacional para …Finanzas.com, Spain – 9 hours agoKey Points for Policy-makers and Health Professionals. WHO 2007. (iv) National Cancer Institute. Cervical Cancer Prevention PDQ. …Cervical cancer: Taming...
November 12th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Research Shows No Benefit from Vitamin D in Breast Cancer Prevention – eFluxMedia

That Happened! Research Shows No Benefit from Vitamin D in Breast Cancer PreventioneFluxMedia – 10 hours agoHowever, the link between vitamin D and calcium and breast cancer prevention should be studied more as the supplements may still have some benefit, …New study casts doubt on...
November 12th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Nurses play a key role in skin cancer prevention – Grinza

Nurses play a key role in skin cancer preventionGrinza, NY – 22 hours agoThe study aimed to gather knowledge about nurses’ skin cancer screening practices and their confidence in these practices. • Respondents were divided into … Please read the complete article and let...
November 11th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Vitamin K2 Cuts Prostate Cancer Risk – The Anti-Aging Bottom Line

Men with the highest intake of vitamin K2, also known as menaquinone, had only about one-third the risk of developing advanced prostate cancer compared to men with low intake of the vitamin, new research by German scientists shows. Vitamin K2 is synthesized by bacteria in our guts. It is also found in...
November 11th, 2008 | News, Prevention | Read More

Prostate Cancer Prevention: What You Can Do

You may help avoid prostate cancer by exercising and eating a low-fat diet rich in fruits, vegetables and fish. Maintaining a healthy weight can also help reduce your risk. There’s no sure way to prevent prostate cancer — but you can make some choices that might help reduce your risk. Prostate...
November 11th, 2008 | Nutrition, Prevention | Read More

Customize Your Plate: the Emerging Science of Personalized Diets

Washington, D.C. – American Institute for Cancer Research – Scientists presenting at the annual research conference of the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) suggested that diet likely plays a role in cancer prevention beyond the simple ABCs of healthful eating. Specifically, researchers...
November 11th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Migraines May Cut Breast Cancer Risk

WebMD Health News – Study Shows Women With Migraine Headaches May Have Lower Risk of Breast Cancer. Women who suffer from migraine headaches may be at significantly lower risk of developing breast cancer, a new study shows. “Many of the triggers of migraine in women are known to be hormonally...
November 11th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

B vitamins no help for cancer prevention: study

CBC News – Vitamin B supplements have no effect in preventing cancer in women, a U.S. study suggests. In Wednesday’s issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association, Dr. Shumin Zhang of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston and her colleagues studied...
November 11th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

Family takes on cancer with 2009 calendar geared toward men – Longview Daily News

Family takes on cancer with 2009 calendar geared toward menLongview Daily News, WA – 9 hours ago“Cancer Prevention and Screening for the Ultimate Thriving Machine” uses car parts and terminology as metaphors for various cancers and the screenings men … Please read the...
November 11th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More

The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Receives CEO Cancer Gold … – MarketWatch

The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Receives CEO Cancer Gold …MarketWatch – 9 hours ago… employees and family members by certifying their efforts to meet an exceptionally high standard of cancer prevention, screening and care guidelines. … Please read the complete...
November 11th, 2008 | Prevention | Read More