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Oncology

A recent study concludes that when a person takes vitamin D alongside standard chemotherapy, it might reduce the growth rate of colorectal cancer.

Breast Cancer

New research in cell cultures and mice reveals a surprising link between the essential amino acid leucine and resistance to tamoxifen in breast can...

Oncology

Lumps on the back of the neck hairline can be the result of skin irritation or acne or may be a sign of a new mole. Other possible causes include m...

Oncology

How many people with cancer use complementary and alternative therapies? And do these interfere with conventional treatments? A new study investiga...

Oncology

New research has found that nutrients obtained from food, not supplements, correlate with lower risks of all-cause mortality and cancer.

Oncology

Lip cancer is a type of head and neck cancer that often starts with a lump on the lip that does not heal. Common risk factors for lip cancer includ...

Oncology

A study of thousands of tumors from 15 cancer types highlights the widespread role of jumping genes as cancer promoters and identifies 129 of them.

Oncology

In a landmark clinical trial, researchers are making use of induced pluripotent stem cells for the first time in the United States.

Oncology

New research in mice and human cells suggests that capsaicin, the compound that gives red peppers its spicy flavor, may slow lung cancer progression.

Oncology

There are many causes of a hard lump under the skin, including lipomas, swollen lymph nodes, and several types of cyst. Learn more about hard lumps...

Oncology

A global study links 1 in 5 deaths to poor diet, suggesting that low intake of fruit, vegetables, nuts, seeds, whole grains, and legumes is a major...

Oncology

Probiotic supplements could be having a detrimental effect on this particular form of cancer treatment, according to new research.