Scientists Say Certain Foods Linked To Spread Of CancerA recent study, published in the journal Nature, says reducing the levels of asparagine consumed could dramatically reduce cancer's ability to spread throughout the body.
After 127 Studies, Experts Say Coffee Is Healthy For Everyone Except Pregnant WomenA recent review of 127 separate studies, published in Annual Reviews, found that coffee was not only good for the body but also had a small chance to reduce the development of certain cancers.
Cancer 'Vaccine' Wiped Out Tumors In Mice, Scientists SayThe new treatment, which was directly injected into the tumor sites of 90 mice, cured 87 mice of the disease.
Birth Control Pills May Prevent Some Cancers, Study FindsAccording to the researchers at the National Cancer Institute, oral contraceptives can reduce the chance of developing ovarian, breast, and other cancers in women.
Simple Blood Test Could Determine If Survivor's Cancer Will ReturnFor cancer survivors, one of the biggest concerns is will the cancer come back? Now, a simple blood test could provide that answer.
Scientists Say 'Amazing' Breakthrough May Help Cure Breast CancerScientists say they have discovered an "absolutely amazing" new treatment which may cure the most resistant forms of cancer.
Price Of Cancer Drug Raised 1,400 Percent By New OwnersThe 40-year-old medication, known as lomustine, has been used by patients suffering from brain tumors and Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Pittsburgh-Area Woman With Extremely Rare Cancer Doing Well After TreatmentWhen a local woman got a cancer so rare that fewer than 100 people in the entire world are diagnosed with it, she feared the worst.
Is Microwaving Plastic Food Containers Safe? Experts Say NoLindsey Malone, dietitian and manager of nutrition, at the Ohio hospital says the materials in plastic containers can contaminate other objects when heated.
Dying Man Invites 1,000 Guests To 'End Of Life' PartySatoru Anzaki reportedly invited around 1,000 guests including friends, former classmates, business partners, and employees to his Dec. 11 gathering in Tokyo.
Woman Receives Heart-Wrenching Note, Final Gift From Dad 5 Years After His DeathA Tennessee woman celebrating her 21st birthday received one final gift from her father. The occasion was even more special because the young woman's dad passed away five years ago.
9-Year-Old With Cancer Who Wanted Christmas Cards Passes AwayA 9-year-old Maine boy with cancer has died after his wish for a Christmas celebration was fulfilled.

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