Researchers say that a “fasting-mimicking diet” is a safe and effective way to reduce health risks and age-related diseases like cancer as well as possibly help the body make insulin, again. For years now, researchers have seen how calorie restriction in mice has successfully caused them to live longer. They have also been shown to […]
Georgetown University Medical Center today announces the launch of a phase II clinical trial to study the safety of the cancer drug nilotinib and its effects on clinical outcomes and biomarkers in people with Parkinson's disease.
Scientists have devised a novel DNA vaccine approach through molecular design to improve the immune responses elicited against one of the most important cancer antigen targets.
Bradley Lowery at Goodison Park There were special scenes at Goodison Park on Saturday before Everton took on Sunderland in the Premier League. Cancer sufferer and Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery, who is well known to football fans and players, was invited to the match, and he once again got to hang out with his favourite player […]
Would you be in safer hands if your doctor had the same illness as you? We hear from a dermatologist with a skin complaint, a psychiatrist with depression, an oncologist who survived cancer and a fertility expert who couldn’t conceive Bav Shergill: As a teenager I was terribly embarrassed about my skin – I had really bad acne from the age of 15. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles entertainment journalist and author of "Sunset Boulevard: Cruising The Heart of Los Angeles” has died of cancer.
Steve Hewlett, who died last week after a battle with cancer, is remembered by his producer Steve Hewlett became a household name over the past few months for talking about his cancer intimately and frankly to Eddie Mair on BBC Radio 4’s PM programme and for his diaries, which appeared in the Observer. Show More Summary
Two Britons were charged in northwest France Saturday of participating in an illegal drug network that advertised and sold unlicensed medicines advertised as able to heal cancer and other medical conditions, legal sources said. The suspects...Show More Summary
Shannen Doherty is all done with her six straight weeks of chemotherapy! The 45-year-old Charmed actress was diagnosed with breast cancer back in March 2015, and she took to Instagram on Friday (February 24) to update fans on her journey. “#Fbf to this morning,” she captioned a photo of herself laying in bed (below). “Oct7,2016… [...]
Shannen Doherty has just completed a long, painful battle against cancer and, even with the support of millions of fans, the actress has nearly been broken many times over by the struggle. Now, Shannen shares the news that she has finally...Show More Summary
Every cell in our body contains the complete DNA library. So-called methyl groups regulate that in body tissues only the genetic information is expressed that is indeed needed in this tissue. Now, for the first time, researchers verified that a lack of methyl groups in the gene body leads to an incorrect gene activation and, as a consequence, may lead to the emergence of cancer.
Statement by the Vienna State Opera: Dmitri Hvorostovsky is postponing scheduled recitals in Kaliningrad and Minsk over the coming week and canceling his Wiener Staatsoper recital on March 7 after being advised by his doctors to continue treatment for his brain tumour during this period. The Wiener Staatsoper is currently looking for a replacement, which […]
The Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) and Men’s Health Network (MHN) will present a webinar on October 27, 2016 to discuss breast cancer as a family health issue. We’ll cover the important role men can play in encouraging the women inShow More Summary
A fruit and vegetable intake above five-a-day shows major benefit in reducing the chance of heart attack, stroke, cancer and early death.
A new discovery makes an important step in identifying which specific T cells within the diverse army of a person's immune system are best suited to fight cancer.
Usually, the Saturday section finds columnist Chris Erskine offering up one-liners and occasional words of wisdom. This week, his readers take over as Chris and his wife — you know her as Posh — battle her Stage 4 cancer diagnosis. Here are just a few of the messages that have been pouring in,...
Shannen Doherty has completed chemotherapy, two years after being diagnosed with cancer, according to PEOPLE. The Beverly Hills 90210 actress took to Instagram on Friday to announce the good news. The 45-year-old posted a picture of herself in bed, adding that she would now wait for results to see if she was fully in the clear. “Last day of chemo. Show More Summary
Star Wars: The Force Awakens director JJ Abrams shared an emotional moment with Megan Pormer, a spokesmodel and a cancer research advocate, while reminiscing about how he granted the dying wishes of terminally ill fans before the release date. Megan Pormer, a breast and ovarian cancer advocate, asked the director why he granted the dying [...]
Nearly two years after her breast cancer diagnosis back in March of 2015, Shannen Doherty has completed her chemotherapy and radiation treatment! Taking to Instagram to announce the exciting news on Friday, the "exhausted" 45-year-old...Show More Summary
Eve Hars, undergoing chemotherapy for Stage 3 breast cancer, was facing eviction. A developer had purchased her rent-controlled Echo Park bungalow to level it and build new housing. Hars recounted her story in a recent campaign ad paid for by supporters of Measure S, the March 7 ballot measure...