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The Trump Administration Should Stand for Cancer Patients' Freedom to Choose

On May 17, the federal government may decide that it can dictate to cancer patients where they are allowed to receive life-saving treatment, and …

Cancer Breakthrough Leads China's Biotech Boom

A few days before Craig Chase was discharged from the Jiangsu Provincial People’s Hospital in Nanjing, his doctor told him something he never …

China

Ron Darling, former Mets great and current broadcaster, diagnosed with thyroid cancer

Former New York Mets pitcher and current SNY broadcaster Ron Darling has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer.<p>"After the removal of the mass on my chest along with further tests, I have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer. My doctors have said they are optimistic that the cancer is treatable and that …

Thyroid Cancer

A Look at the Trillions of Microorganisms That Live in and on You

Scientists are continuing to learn what the microbiome does for our health, and how certain diseases and disorders are associated with changes in your microbes.<p>The fact that I can regularly find (and eat) probiotic cauliflower cheesy puffs might reveal that we’ve all gotten a touch …

Microbiome

Alex Trebek on pancreatic cancer diagnosis: 'There is hope'

Alex Trebek spoke out about his "hope" in light of his pancreatic cancer diagnosis at a benefit on Saturday.<p>After referencing a 22-year cancer survivor who spoke previously, keynote speaker Trebek, 78, told attendees at the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network walk at the Los Angeles Zoo, “As you all …

Alex Trebek

F.D.A. Won’t Ban Sales of Textured Breast Implants Linked to Cancer

A type of breast implant linked to a rare cancer can still be sold in the United States, even though it has been banned in many other countries, the Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday.<p>The implants, which have a textured or slightly roughened surface, as opposed to a smooth covering, have …

ICIJ

Selling up! Cancer-stricken actress Olivia Newton-John, 70, lists sprawling California ranch for a staggering $7.7 million... months after putting her Byron Bay estate on the market

Iconic actress Olivia Newtown-John, 70, has placed her second property on the market as she battles her third cancer bout in 30 years.<p>The Australian …

Olivia Newton-John

Breakthrough in prostate cancer diagnosis as scientists discover 17 genes that radically increase chance of carriers developing the disease

British scientists have discovered 17 genes that radically increase the chance of carriers developing the disease.<p>The findings will help create a …

Prostate Cancer

Cancer treatment could become more effective thanks to new algorithms which can predict millions of gene interactions

While network algorithms are usually associated with finding friends on social media, researchers at the University of Sussex have shown how they …

Science

Dr. Shah on Challenges With Developing MCL Clinical Trials

Cause of cancer is written into DNA of tumours, scientists find, creating a 'black box' for origin of disease

The cause of cancer is written into the DNA of tumours, scientists have discovered, in a breakthrough which could finally show how much disease is attributable to factors like air pollution or pesticides.<p>Until now the roots of many cancers have proved elusive, with doctors unable to tease out the …

Technology

Cancer 'vaccine' shows promise in human trial of lymphoma patients

They refer to it as a vaccine because it causes a person's immune system to fight the disease, though it's not preventive like the flu shot. In this …

News

7 things to eat to help beat disease - according to a cancer expert...

MOST of us know getting that all-important five-a-day and avoiding junk food is good for our health. But when it comes to exactly how specific foods …

A Texas scientist was called ‘foolish’ for arguing the immune system could fight cancer. Then he won the Nobel Prize.

AUSTIN — It was Christmas Eve 1994, and James P. Allison was testing his theory that T cells, a type of white blood cell that fights viral and bacterial infections, could help the immune system fight cancer. That week, he was covering for a postdoc aide on a European trip, who’d injected cancerous …

My Wife and I Didn't Tell Our Children About Her Cancer

The choice was unusual, but loving: We wanted them to live without the shadow of their mother's mortality hanging over them.<p>We decided not to tell the kids. Marla knew that once our three daughters understood that their mother had been given 1,000 days to live, they’d start counting. They would not …

Asparagus and Breast Cancer: Is There a Connection?

A recent published in Nature has given asparagus lovers everywhere quite a scare. It left many of us with one lingering question: Does eating …

Just One Session of HIIT Might Help Stop Cancer Cells From Growing

New research provides further evidence that staying active could play a serious preventive role.<p>Exercise has been linked to a reduced risk of certain kinds of cancer. And now, new research suggests that high-intensity interval training, or HIIT, may help thwart the growth of cancer cells, …

Your Environment Is Cleaner. Your Immune System Has Never Been So Unprepared.

<i>Excerpted from “An Elegant Defense: The Extraordinary New Science of the Immune System,” published on Tuesday by William Morrow.</i><p><b>[</b><b>Like the Science Times page on Facebook.</b> <b></b><i>| Sign up for the</i> <b>Science Times newsletter.</b><b>]</b><p>Should your children pick their noses? Should your children eat dirt? Maybe: Your body …

Immune System

Men with prostate cancer could avoid invasive surgery thanks to new test

Thousands of men with prostate cancer could avoid invasive treatment and side-effects after scientists developed a personalised tool to give them a prognosis.<p>Every year more than 47,000 men in the UK are diagnosed with the disease. But in many cases, it is not clear how fast-growing the cancer …

‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek says he’s been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek revealed in a YouTube video Wednesday that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer.<p>Trebek, 78, learned of his condition this week, he said in the video.<p>"Now normally, the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I’m going to fight this, and I’m going …

Why your immune system is key in the fight against cancer

We are at the dawn of a health revolution. Cancer physicians agree that immune therapies – the subject of the most recent Nobel Prize in Physiology …

Science has figured out how to freeze the aging process

Medical advances and living standards have extended the average human longevity from 48 years in 1955 to 71 years today, and the elderly are now the …

Researchers discover cell mechanism that delays and repairs DNA damage that can lead to cancer

Cancer typically develops from cells with damaged DNA. It is well-known that tobacco smoke or ultraviolet light causes lung or skin cancer due to …

8 Tasty Anti-Inflammatory Instant Pot Soup Recipes You Should Make This Month To Lose Weight

Instant pots are the next new wave of kitchen gadgets and people are totally obsessed–including us! During the cold winter months, these handy …

Immune system discovery could lead to preventative drugs for allergies

The immune system is incredibly important, thanks to its role in fighting off dangerous invaders in our bodies. But sometimes it gets it wrong, …

How an anti-inflammatory diet can help tame an autoimmune condition

An estimated 23.5 million Americans, including my husband, suffer from an autoimmune condition — and their numbers are growing, though researchers don’t know why. You’ve likely heard of the most common autoimmune diseases — including type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, lupus, …

The epidemic of throat cancer sweeping the industrialized world

Over the past three decades, a dramatic increase in a new form of throat cancer has been observed throughout the industrialized world. The good news …

Immune stimulant molecule shown to prevent cancer | EurekAlert! Science News

Immune checkpoint stimulator, SA-4-1BBL, as a single agent prevents against multiple types of cancer<p>LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A research team at the …

FDA Warns of Link Between Breast Implants and Cancer; More Than 450 Women Diagnosed in U.S.

A deadly cancer linked to breast implants has been found in additional women in the United States, federal health officials said.<p>At least 457 women …