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Women who miss their cancer screening at the clinic will now be offered home kits

WOMEN WHO MISS THEIR CANCER SCREENING AT THE CLINIC WILL NOW BE OFFERED HOME KITS

Women across the UK will be offered DIY smear tests in a bid to cut cervical cancer deaths. Kits will be sent to women in the post,...

Scientists discover two enzymes linked to pancreatic cancer - paving way to more precise treatment 

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER TWO ENZYMES LINKED TO PANCREATIC CANCER - PAVING WAY TO MORE PRECISE TREATMENT 

A new study from the UC San Diego School of Medicine found that pancreatic cancer patients live longer when they have low levels of...

 
 
 
Scalding Hot Tea May Boost Esophageal Cancer Risk

SCALDING HOT TEA MAY BOOST ESOPHAGEAL CANCER RISK

A previous study linked hot tea with esophageal cancer, but this new one is the first to pinpoint a specific temperature, according...

Drinking Very Hot Tea May Up Esophageal Cancer Risk

DRINKING VERY HOT TEA MAY UP ESOPHAGEAL CANCER RISK

Drinking too hot tea regularly can put you at a higher risk esophageal cancer, reveals a new study.

 
 
 
Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

DRINKING VERY HOT TEA ALMOST DOUBLES RISK OF CANCER, NEW STUDY SAYS

Those who like their tea piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study.

Bayer stock sinks after court rules weed killer it bought from Monsanto caused cancer

BAYER STOCK SINKS AFTER COURT RULES WEED KILLER IT BOUGHT FROM MONSANTO CAUSED CANCER

Bayer shares plunged more than 12 percent after a second US jury ruled that glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer causes cancer. It...

 
 
 
Low Levels of Leisure-Time Exercise Can Lower Your Death Risk

LOW LEVELS OF LEISURE-TIME EXERCISE CAN LOWER YOUR DEATH RISK

Even very light leisure-time exercises such as gardening and walking in the park can reduce the risk of death from heart disease, cancer,...

Bayer plunges after jury finds its Roundup weedkiller caused cancer

BAYER PLUNGES AFTER JURY FINDS ITS ROUNDUP WEEDKILLER CAUSED CANCER

Bayer's shares dropped 12% after a jury found a customer developed cancer from using its Roundup weed-killer. The finding comes after...

 
 
 
Jury: Roundup weed killer major factor in man's cancer

JURY: ROUNDUP WEED KILLER MAJOR FACTOR IN MAN'S CANCER

It was the second jury verdict to find that Roundup caused non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

CALIFORNIA JURY FINDS ROUNDUP CAUSED MAN'S CANCER

After five days of deliberation the jury concluded the weed killer was a "substantial factor" in causing non-Hodgkins lymphoma in the...

 
 
 
Pioneering Cancer Researcher Mina Bissell Receives Two Top Honors

PIONEERING CANCER RESEARCHER MINA BISSELL RECEIVES TWO TOP HONORS

Mina J. Bissell. Mina Bissell, a distinguished scientist at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory , has...

FDA approves Roche's Tecentriq for first-line, extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer

FDA APPROVES ROCHE'S TECENTRIQ FOR FIRST-LINE, EXTENSIVE-STAGE SMALL-CELL LUNG CANCER

The PD-L1 inhibitor is the first new drug for ES-SCLC in more than 20 years. Meanwhile, Merck is also running a Phase III study of...

 
 
 

ORGANOIDS REVEAL INFLAMMATORY PROCESSES IN CHLAMYDIA INFECTIONS

For a long time, researchers were only able to examine human cells infected with bacteria by using cancer cell lines. However, these...

Hot topic research networking

HOT TOPIC RESEARCH NETWORKING

Moving science forward through discussion By Danielle Pycior | Bond LSC A casual conversation amongst friends two years ago turned...

 
 
 
Mother, 38, claims she saw doctors over 20 TIMES before an ovarian cancer diagnosis

MOTHER, 38, CLAIMS SHE SAW DOCTORS OVER 20 TIMES BEFORE AN OVARIAN CANCER DIAGNOSIS

Claire Thompson visited her GP and A&E around 20 times over 18 months with severe heavy bleeding, She underwent a life-saving hysterectomy...

Cancer sufferer whose cough was dismissed as a 'bad cold' THREE TIMES is embracing her new look 

CANCER SUFFERER WHOSE COUGH WAS DISMISSED AS A 'BAD COLD' THREE TIMES IS EMBRACING HER NEW LOOK 

Meagan Bechtold, 27, of Las Vegas, developed a hacking cough in March last year, which doctors wrote off as a bad cold, allergies or...

 
 
 

ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTICANCER ACTIVITIES OF ORPHAN BIOSYNTHETIC GENE CLUSTERS FROM ATLANTIS II RED SEA BRINE POOL

Cancer and infectious diseases are problematic because of continuous emergence of drug resistance. One way to address this enormous...

Testicular cancer survivors report being less tired if they regularly engage in high-intensity interval exercise

TESTICULAR CANCER SURVIVORS REPORT BEING LESS TIRED IF THEY REGULARLY ENGAGE IN HIGH-INTENSITY INTERVAL EXERCISE

Regular physical activity offers many benefits for your physical and mental health. But according to research, high-intensity interval...

 
 
 
Freshest ways to beat air pollution

FRESHEST WAYS TO BEAT AIR POLLUTION

Researchers calculated that, in the UK alone, 64,000 deaths a year are caused by air pollution - which is more than the 43,000 cancer...

Deaths from breast cancer in Europe are set to drop by 9% in five years

DEATHS FROM BREAST CANCER IN EUROPE ARE SET TO DROP BY 9% IN FIVE YEARS

The number of people dying of cancer in Europe is this year expected to be five per cent higher than in 2014 at 1.4million, but breast...