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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 …

Breast Cancer

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 …

Breast Cancer

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, …

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>Should you pick your nose?<p>Don’t laugh. Scientifically, it’s an interesting question.<p><b>[</b><b>Like the Science Times page on Facebook.</b><i>| Sign up for the</i> <b>Science Times …

Science

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.<p>But in many cases, it is not clear how fast-growing the cancer …

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 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 to …

Alex Trebek

Why your immune system is key in the fight against cancer

Science Photo Library/Corbis<p>We are at the dawn of a health revolution. Cancer physicians agree that immune therapies – the subject of the most recent …

Immune System

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 …

Immune System

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 …

Science

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, …

Immune System

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

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 …

90 Days to Live: Beating Cancer When Modern Medicine Offers No Hope (Attacking Cancer Series)

Shared via Kindle. Description: What if you were told you had 90 days to live? For Rodney and Paige Stamps, Rodney’s “out-of-the-blue” cancer …

The modern tragedy of fake cancer cures - STAT

Saying that most experiments in mice don’t translate to human beings doesn’t quite get the point across. It’s more correct to say that almost none of …

A cure for cancer? Israeli scientists may have found one

“Our results are consistent and repeatable.”<p>Cancer cells [illustrative]. (photo credit: PIXABAY)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are …

23andMe approved for cancer test | LinkedIn

<p>23andMe has received FDA approval for a direct-to-consumer test for a hereditary colorectal cancer syndrome, <a …

The Opposite of Everything

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Cancer Deaths Have Fallen Drastically Over the Last 25 Years. But These Types Are On the Rise

Cancer is the second-leading cause of death among Americans, behind only heart disease. But there’s good news: the cancer death rate has drastically declined over the past 25 years, according to a new report from the American Cancer Society (ACS).<p>Overall, the cancer death rate dropped by 27% …

Aussie scientists make groundbreaking 'melanoma-stopping' discovery

Australian researchers claim to have made a ground-breaking melanoma discovery that could save the lives of cancer patients using a drug that is …

Blood Vessels

10 important questions to ask if you’re diagnosed with prostate cancer

Prostate cancer often presents unique challenges to patients and physicians alike. It can be indolent and nonaggressive — or life-threatening and everything in between. Unlike most cancers that have a dedicated road map for treatment, prostate cancer revolves around opinions and biases.<p>To help …

6 warning signs that could indicate colorectal cancer or a tumor in your large intestine

We have all experienced various forms of gastric troubles from time to time, but there are more serious forms of stomach disease that one should be …

Experts: stop adding cancer-causing chemicals to our meats

Bringing Home The Bacon<p>Experts in the UK are smoking mad over a lack of regulation surrounding food additives which may be leading to increased rates …

The Future of Medicine

BUILT TO EXPLORE<p>|The Future of Medicine<p>Bionic eyes. Electroceuticals. Robot nurses. What sounds like science fiction is really an explosion of tech-driven innovations with the potential to reshape many aspects of health and medicine. From artificial intelligence to personal genomics and robotics, …

Could Our Immune System Be Controlling Our Behavior?

Nature vs. Nurture<p>In a completely unexpected twist in the nature vs. nurture debate, new research reveals that part of our personalities could …

Scientists to test new cancer treatment on human patients in 2019

Cancer Treatment<p>A new cancer treatment that uses the body’s own immune system to fight cancer is scheduled to start human trials in 2019.<p>The U.K.’s</i> …

Ancient Irish "healing soil," once used by Druids, really works

The medicinal soil has been found to contain powerful antibiotics that kill superbugs.<p>Folk remedies are not always taken seriously by scientists, but …