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The Toxic Relationship Between Diet and Cancer

Be careful with what you eat because an unhealthy diet often leads to the worst of diseases, like cancer. According to a study conducted...

American Scientists Edit Immune Cells of Cancer Patients

A team of scientists from the U.S. has succeeded in genetically editing the immune cells of cancer patients through CRISPR. The results of the...

Blood Test Can Predict Prognosis in Deadly Brain Cancer

A blood test that measures the amount of cell-free DNA (cfDNA) in the bloodstream — called a liquid biopsy — correlates with how patients...

Life and Death Make Us All Equal

In early 2009, Steve Jobs, who was already battling prostate cancer, was informed by his doctors that he had advanced cirrhosis of the liver....

Bayer Ordered to Compensate Man With Cancer US$80 Million

A San Francisco federal court has ordered Bayer to pay US$80 million as compensation to a man who claimed he suffered from cancer after...

Audis Made in China Causing Leukemia

Six Chinese citizens have accused FAW-Volkswagen of manufacturing "poisonous" vehicles after people close to them developed leukemia following the purchase of Audi cars from...

Johnson & Johnson Convicted of Hiding Asbestos in Talcum Powder

Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson has been accused and convicted of having known about the presence of asbestos, a cancer-causing chemical, in their talcum...

The Risks to Kids From Smartphone Usage

According to estimates, about 73 percent of teenagers in the U.S. have a smartphone, with 92 percent of them admitting to spending a good...

Some Human Cancers Found to Be ‘Evolutionary Accidents’

Cancer is a major cause of death worldwide. But humans are not the only species affected by cancer; in fact, only a few primitive...

New Approach to Targeted Chemotherapy Delivery

A team of scientists has demonstrated a novel technique for the delivery of cancer treatment directly to tumor cells, through gold nanoparticles that can...

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