Archive for the ‘Prevention’ Category

Short films support cancer prevention – Contra Costa College Advocate

Short films support cancer preventionContra Costa College Advocate, CA – Feb 10, 2009The second annual Lunafest Film Festival held on Saturday in the Knox Center marked a continuing effort toward raising money for the breast cancer fund and … Please read the complete article...
February 10th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Anti-cancer cookbook guides healthful eating – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Anti-cancer cookbook guides healthful eatingPittsburgh Tribune-Review, PA – 4 hours ago"I love the way she describes which ingredients are good for cancer prevention," McKee says. "Some people have a higher risk of getting cancers because of...
February 10th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Vitamins get ‘F’ in cancer prevention, studies say – Baxter Bulletin

MedIndia Vitamins get ‘F’ in cancer prevention, studies sayBaxter Bulletin, AR – 10 hours agosays Lori Minasian, whose study in Wednesday’s Journal of the American Medical Association found that taking vitamin E or selenium does not ward off cancer. …Study: Multivitamins...
February 10th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Statins Fall Short in Breast Cancer Prevention – RedOrbit

Statins Fall Short in Breast Cancer PreventionRedOrbit, TX – 5 hours agoThey've been hailed as miracle drugs for the heart, but statins aren't getting rave reviews when it comes to cancer prevention. A new study conducted in … Please read the complete article and...
February 9th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

New Local TV Ad Campaign To Educate Memphis Women About Cervical … – SunHerald.com (press release)

New Local TV Ad Campaign To Educate Memphis Women About Cervical …SunHerald.com (press release) – 5 hours agoAdditionally, results from a Women in Government (WIG) state assessment of cervical cancer prevention signaled the need for further concentration: Tennessee …Student...
February 9th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Nutrition Notes: Prostate Cancer, Where Are We Now? – Kansas City infoZine

Nutrition Notes: Prostate Cancer, Where Are We Now?Kansas City infoZine, MO – 9 hours agoBy Karen Collins, MS, RD, CDN – Many people were hoping the long-awaited results of two major cancer prevention studies would deliver important news about …UCD Conway scientist recognised...
February 9th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Norton receives cancer screening grants – Bizjournals.com

Norton receives cancer screening grantsBizjournals.com, NC – Feb 6, 2009… women compared to other women,” Dr. Sandra Brooks, vice president of cancer prevention and clinical research for the institute, said in the release. … Please read the complete article and let...
February 8th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Statins demonstrated no benefit in cancer prevention – HemOncToday

TheMedGuru Statins demonstrated no benefit in cancer preventionHemOncToday, NJ – Feb 6, 2009Epidemiologic studies have suggested that there may be a role for statins in breast cancer prevention and in all types of cancer prevention in men. …Research finds statin medications...
February 8th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Guest column: Prevention pays in big ways: Longer, healthier lives – DesMoinesRegister.com

Guest column: Prevention pays in big ways: Longer, healthier livesDesMoinesRegister.com, IA – 5 hours agoThe effectiveness of cancer prevention and early intervention initiatives by public health programs and partners can be documented by the number of lives … Please read...
February 8th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

ELIZABETH SMOOTS | Take Steps for Breast-Cancer Prevention – Kitsap Sun

ELIZABETH SMOOTS | Take Steps for Breast-Cancer PreventionKitsap Sun,  United States – 6 hours agoAnother study found that raloxifene is just as effective as tamoxifen for breast-cancer prevention, but with fewer side effects. … Please read the complete article and let us...
February 8th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More