research from Dr. R.G. Hamer
The research from Dr. R.G. Hamer shows us that there are two kinds of breast cancer. We have breast gland cancer and we also have milk duct (intra-ductal) cancer.
Wed Apr 10, 2002
By Deena Beasley
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Final proof that dietary components like green tea, curry spice or wine can fight cancer in humans and not just laboratory test tubes remains elusive, but researchers are full of hope for the unconventional treatments.
"I believe that 50 years from now there will be a sub-specialty of medicine called cancer prevention doctors," Dr. Allan Conney, professor of cancer and leukemia at New Jersey's Rutgers University, said on Wednesday.
Fri Mar 8, 2002
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A study of people with a family history of pancreatic cancer shows them to be at increased risk of developing the disease, according to Canadian researchers.
Dr. Steven A. Narod of the University of Toronto and his colleagues suggest that these first-degree relatives of patients with pancreatic cancer, who are themselves at high risk for the disease, "might benefit from increased surveillance or chemoprevention."
Fri Mar 8, 2002
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - US minorities may receive less aggressive cancer treatment than whites--potentially amounting to more cancer recurrences and higher death rates, according to researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Wed Mar 13, 2002
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Men and women in the painting trades or who work in paint manufacturing may have an increased risk of cancer, depending on the job they do, according to the results of a large study conducted in Sweden.
The findings are published in the March issue of the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
Wed Mar 20, 2002
By Hannah Cleaver
BERLIN (Reuters Health) - A programme in which more than a million babies were screened for cancer has ignited a controversy in Germany after initial reports suggest it has done more harm than good.
Wed Apr 3, 2002
By Amy Norton
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Screening infants for a type of childhood cancer does not appear to cut death rates and could actually cause harm by leading to unnecessary treatment, according to the results of two studies released Wednesday.
Mon Apr 1, 2002
By Alison McCook
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The density of a particular skin pigment appears to predict a person's risk of developing skin cancer, new research suggests.
"It is important to have better measures of risk, so that people can avoid developing disease if they take appropriate precautions," study co-author Dr. Marianne Berwick, of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, told Reuters Health.
Wed Mar 27,
By Emma Hitt, PhD
ATLANTA (Reuters Health) - Two preliminary studies may have identified a new target for the diagnosis and treatment of cancers of the gastrointestinal tract, such as colon and esophageal cancer.
Coincidentally, this target is the same molecule activated by a bacterial toxin that causes diarrhea, suggesting a way to prevent diarrhea, researchers say. In fact, they note, the toxin that causes diarrhea could eventually be put to use as a cancer therapy.