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Oncology

Researchers have recently published 'the first demonstration' that a promising blood test for detecting brain cancer works in the clinic.

Oncology

My name is Chris Fry, and I received a diagnosis of terminal cancer this year. This is how I came to terms with my diagnosis, and what helped me c...

Oncology

Researchers looking at indoor tanning and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma find that the overall number of tanning sessions links to increased risk.

Pancreatic Cancer

Following evidence that bacteria can travel from the gut to play a role in pancreatic cancer, a new study finds that the same is true of fungi.

Oncology

Although aging is the greatest risk factor for cancer, a recent study demonstrates how aging cells might, paradoxically, hinder cancer progression.

Oncology

Many people believe that vaping is a harmless alternative to smoking. However, research into the safety of vaping is still in its early stages. Lea...

Oncology

Many medical conditions can cause unexplained or unintended weight loss. These include hyperthyroidism, depression, Addison's disease, inflammatory...

Oncology

A new meta-review of several existing studies has found links between gut microbiome composition and trends in bowel cancer development.

Oncology

New research finds that eating iron-rich foods or taking iron supplements together with tomatoes may counter the cancer fighting properties of the ...

Oncology

Many people believe that dark skin is not susceptible to sun damage. This is not true. Although darker skin tones are less likely to burn, people o...

Oncology

Testing for circulating tumor cells in the blood alongside PSA can increase accuracy of prostate cancer diagnosis to more than 90%, new study reveals.

Oncology

Using a mini organ model, scientists reveal how taxane chemotherapy can permanently damage hair follicles, and how a newer class of drug could prev...