Study Finds Some Healthy Foods Could Help Cancer SpreadFish, whole grains, asparagus -- all are touted as healthy foods. But new research finds a specific amino acid found in each of the nutrient-rich noshes, called asparagine, could help spread breast cancer.
Scientists Say Certain Foods Linked To Spread Of CancerA recent study, published in the journal Nature, says reducing the levels of asparagine consumed could dramatically reduce cancer's ability to spread throughout the body.
After 127 Studies, Experts Say Coffee Is Healthy For Everyone Except Pregnant WomenA recent review of 127 separate studies, published in Annual Reviews, found that coffee was not only good for the body but also had a small chance to reduce the development of certain cancers.
Cancer 'Vaccine' Wiped Out Tumors In Mice, Scientists SayThe new treatment, which was directly injected into the tumor sites of 90 mice, cured 87 mice of the disease.
Birth Control Pills May Prevent Some Cancers, Study FindsAccording to the researchers at the National Cancer Institute, oral contraceptives can reduce the chance of developing ovarian, breast, and other cancers in women.
Blueberries Could Help Fight Cervical Cancer, Study SaysBlueberries are widely recommended as part of a heart-healthy diet, but did you know they can also play a role in fighting cervical cancer?
10-Year-Old Girl with Cancer Snaps Celebs on the Golden Globes Red CarpetFifth-grader Francine Gascon was given an opportunity most up-and-coming photographers would dream of -- a chance to snap celebs on the Golden Globes red carpet!
Scientists Say 'Amazing' Breakthrough May Help Cure Breast CancerScientists say they have discovered an "absolutely amazing" new treatment which may cure the most resistant forms of cancer.
Price Of Cancer Drug Raised 1,400% By New OwnersThe 40-year-old medication, known as lomustine, has been used by patients suffering from brain tumors and Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Make-a-Wish Foundation Grants 7-Year-Old Battling Cancer His Own SWAT Team"It was really fun. This is way much funner than birthdays or anything," said Raiden.
NFL Lineman Makes League Debut After Three Year Cancer BattleAfter battling cancer for the past three years, offensive lineman David Quesenberry finally made his long-awaited NFL debut.
Is Microwaving Plastic Food Containers Safe? Experts Say NoLindsey Malone, dietitian and manager of nutrition, at the Ohio hospital says the materials in plastic containers can contaminate other objects when heated.

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