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Does ancient algae offer new hope for hard-to-treat cancers?

A unique type of blue-green algae has shown real promise in the treatment of rare types of brain and breast cancers.

8 April, 2016

Frankincense extract prevents radiation-induced skin damage

Radiation treatment for breast cancer can induce complex skin wounds, but a cream containing frankincense extracts has been shown to reduce the damage.

25 March, 2016

Omega-3 supplements could help protect against breast cancer

For overweight women supplementing with the omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA may help keep breasts healthy and lower the risk of breast cancer.

16 March, 2016

Neem extract shows promise as pancreatic cancer treatment

A natural extract derived from India’s neem tree could potentially be used to treat pancreatic cancer, according to a new study.

12 February, 2016

Omega-3s supportive in pancreatic cancer

Adding omega-3 fatty acids to anti-cancer medications may improve treatment response and quality of life for pancreatic cancer patients, according to a new study.

2 December, 2015

Yoga benefits men with prostate cancer

A twice weekly yoga session improved quality of life and reduced side effects of conventional treatment in men with prostate cancer

1 December, 2015

WHO agency: Processed meat is a human carcinogen

The scientific link between bowel cancer and processed meat such as bacon, sausages and deli meats is now stronger than ever.

26 October, 2015

Green tea ingredient targets oral cancer cells

A compound found in green tea may trigger a cycle that kills oral cancer cells while leaving healthy cells alone, according to new research

13 October, 2015

‘Cocktail’ of everyday chemicals contributes to cancer risk

A cocktail of 50 common chemicals, some found in foods and objects we use daily, could be contributing to the global cancer epidemic, new research has found

23 June, 2015

Longer life for lovers of tree nuts and peanuts

A new study confirms a link between peanut and tree nut intake and lower mortality rates, but finds no protective effect for peanut butter.

11 June, 2015