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Breath test to predict risk of stomach cancer developed by scientists

Researchers suggest the technology could be used to check patients' risk of stomach cancer<p>A breath test which can predict the chance of developing stomach cancer has been developed by scientists in the hope it could save thousands of lives.<p>Currently symptoms of stomach cancer are often mistaken for …

How Green Tea And Apples Work Together To Protect Your Health

An apple a day and a glass of green tea may be the new mantra to keep the doctor away, according to new findings. Scientists from the Institute of …

Nano-bullet tech shoots down brain cancer in Tel Aviv U study

The worst form of brain cancer, glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), is considered largely incurable by doctors. Victims generally die within a year and a …

Cancer

Immunotherapy: Unleashing The Immune System To Decimate Cancer

<i>By James Bannon, Analyst: Genomics</i><p>For more than a century, surgery and poison have been the antidotes to cancer. When tumors are discovered, doctors …

Immunotherapy

8 Simple Ways To Significantly Lower Your Chances Of Ever Getting Cancer

By<p>Uwe Krejci/getty images<p>When it comes to preventing cancer, your best defense may be common sense: Up to 40% of cancers are caused by "lifestyle behaviors" like smoking, eating too much, and not exercising, according to a 2011 study in <i>The British Journal of Cancer</i>. "Most lung cancers are related …

Cancer

Is aluminium the answer to all our battery prayers?

New research pushes aluminium batteries as the next generation technology to revolutionise mobile devices, but what else could finally make smartphones last more than a day<p>New research by Stanford University into aluminium batteries promises to produce cells that are big enough for a smartphone and …

Clean Energy

Why don't doctors care more about the role of food in treating cancer?

Stories abound of cancer patients who have 'cured' themselves by changing their diet. Isn't it time doctors took them more seriously?<p>When I was diagnosed with breast cancer, my wonderful consultant sent me to <b>The Breast Cancer Haven</b> in Fulham. This is one of three Havens – London, Hereford and Leeds …

Cancer makes body grow weaker by 'imitating diabetes', scientists discover

Around a fifth of cancer deaths happen when patients become too weak to withstand chemotherapy and radiotherapy<p>Cancer cells cause the body to waste away by simulating diabetes, research has found, meaning new treatment could help sufferers stay strong for longer.<p>The research, conducted on fruit …

1 Small-Cap Biotech Stock to Buy and Hold For the Next 10 Years

Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Facebook.<p>Investing in the biotech sector can sometimes be compared to throwing darts at a dartboard. Every once in a while you'll hit the bullseye, but most of the time you'll miss the mark (or the entire board).<p><b>Small-cap biotech: big reward potential,</b> …

10 Functional Foods Which Destroy Cancer Cells

Many specific proteins, enzymes and coding within our immune system may be activated to kill cancer cells.<p>There is no such thing as a cancer cell …

Your Microbiome May Hold Keys To Cancer Treatment

The answer has been inside you all along<p>Today, the field of oncology is exploring new and diverse ways to fight cancer, from antibodies to vaccines to cracking the genetic code. All of these biological elements affect how cancer starts and how doctors can treat it. But according to a review …

Circulating tumor DNA in blood can predict recurrence of the most common type of lymphoma

News Release<p>Thursday, April 2, 2015<p>Measurement of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) in blood can be used to detect disease recurrence in patients with a …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Al Gore

15 Foods You Should Never Eat

The foods to eliminate from your diet now.<p>We know we should stay clear of hard-and-fast food but some foods can seriously mess with your health.<p>"It doesn't mean you'll get sick, get cancer, or die if you eat a dangerous food once," says Nneka Leiba, deputy director of research at the Environmental …

Nutrition

Cancer drug prices rise with no end in sight | VOX, CEPR’s Policy Portal

March 2015 has been a big month for cancer drugs and the pharmaceutical industry. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Bristol-Myers …

Brain tumor cells decimated by mitochondrial 'smart bomb'

An experimental drug that attacks brain tumor tissue by crippling the cells' energy source called the mitochondria has passed early tests in animal …

Cancer Cells

Google Files Patent For A Wearable That Can Kill Cancer

While Google might be known as a company that helps users search the internet, check their emails, connect with friends, and so on, the company has …

New miracle vaccine could be 'game-changer' in battle against cancers

GETTYA new cancer treatment could offer hope to sufferers<p>The pioneering treatment, developed in the US, teaches the body's immune system to identify …

Saccharin could sweeten the deal for cancer-fighting drugs

Whether it be advice from a dentist or preparing their body for beach season, there's a host of reasons people might reach for an artificial …

Cancer

What to Eat to Reduce Your Risk of Colon Cancer

With colorectal cancer the third most common type of cancer in men and women today, according to the American Cancer Society, this is as good a reason as any to tweak your diet so you consume more foods found in the produce and cereal aisles. The study only showed an association and didn’t point …

Scientists figure out how to turn Bucky-balls into Buckybombs

College Sports

Miracle Noodles to Lose Weight: A Dream Come True

Spring is the season where everything awakens. For me it’s like a dream come true, because I’ve been dreaming about it all winter long. In my dream, …

Food

Wells Fargo Puts a Ceiling on Subprime Auto Loans

Wells Fargo, one of the largest subprime car lenders, is pulling back from that roaring market, a move that is being felt throughout the broader auto industry.<p>The giant San Francisco bank, known for its stagecoach logo and its steady profits, has been at the center of the boom in making loans to …

Finance

Will 2015 Be The Year Of Digital Transformation? Marketing Leaders Predict

Zero. Zilch. Zip. Nada. When marketers shared with CMO.com their predictions for 2014, the phrase “digital transformation” never came up.<p>What a …

How to Relieve Stress in 10 Minutes or Less

Okay, you’re stressed out. Maybe it’s your job, your demanding boss, your mother-in-law, money, health — the list goes on. Whatever the reason, …

Happiness