An increased consumption of processed foods by 10% was associated with more than 10% increased risk for overall and breast cancers.
The use of oral contraceptives did not reduce the risks of breast cancer or colorectal cancer.
Depressive symptoms at the time of treatment planning can predict overall 2 year mortality in patients with head and neck cancer.
According to a special report by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, alcohol consumption is a definite risk for cancer development.
Incidence rates of overweight- and obesity-related cancers have increased in the United States.
Little evidence was found for linear causal associations between genetic determinants of circulating vitamin D concentration and risk of seven cancers.
Warfarin use may provide cancer protection across a broad range of malignant neoplasms.
VTE and cancer are the result of inflammation and immunological dysfunctions associated with RA.
Nitrate inhalants (poppers) associated with increased virus-associated cancer risk in HIV-uninfected MSMMay 22, 2017
Among HIV-uninfected men aged 50 to 70, heavy popper use was associated with an increased risk of virus-associated cancer with causes linked to HPV, HHV-8, and Epstein-Barr virus.
Vitamin D and calcium supplementation not effective for lowering cancer risk in postmenopausal womenApril 11, 2017
Vitamin D and calcium did not result in a significantly lower risk of all-type cancer, including breast cancer, in postmenopausal women.
Octogenarians with colorectal cancer have several differences in clinical and tumor characteristics, compared with younger patients with the disease.
No difference was observed in risk of overall cancer in patients with bipolar disorder who use lithium, compared with the general population.
A young boy's complaint of a tender mass on his left thigh is diagnosed as osteosarcoma.
A transurethral resection of bladder tumor allows examination and determination of histology, depth of invasion, and involvement beyond the bladder.
Researchers used data from 83 studies to develop guideline for management of patients with small renal masses.
Using powder makeup containing talc may increase the risk of ovarian cancer.
Cancer deaths attributed to cigarette smoking are common among the Southern states.
Exercise may not only prevent cancer from developing, but it may also reduce the risk of death after cancer is diagnosed.
Screening for pain at every visit is recommended, and management and treatment options are specified.
Patients previously treated for HCC have a high risk of tumor recurrence in the long term.
The rates of many cancers increase in in HIV positive individuals.
Learn about nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome, including how to diagnose and manage this genetic condition.
A low-dose aspirin regimen was associated with a 3% lower risk of cancer overall.
Families of patients who receive aggressive end-of-life medical care do not perceive the care as high-quality.
In patients with first unprovoked venous thromboembolism, adding CT to limited cancer screening may not lead to statistically higher rate of cancer detectionFebruary 02, 2016
Unprovoked venous thromboembolism has been associated with the presence of occult malignancies.
According to a study published in Neurology, people who survived cancer and stroke in childhood have a doubled risk of a second stroke.
Recent studies show that nivolumab was associated with increased overall survival rate when compared to docetaxel in patients with advanced squamous cell non-small cell lung cancer.
The USPSTF recommends low-dose aspirin for certain adults aged 50 to 69 years.
The CDC reports that screening rates for colorectal, breast, and cervical cancer have dropped in recent years.
Patients with cancer and HIV are have elevated mortality rates for many cancers, including pancreatic, lung, and melanoma.