What cancer patients should know about coronavirus

From The American Cancer Society: The COVID-19 outbreak is still new, so doctors do not have a lot of specific information on this coronavirus for cancer patients. But they do have a lot of information regarding the risk of infections in general for cancer patients. Doctors and health officials agree the best way to prevent illness … Read moreWhat cancer patients should know about coronavirus

Living through the COVID-19 outbreak as a cancer patient

From ABC/Australia: It has been a strange feeling hearing my possible death openly labelled inconsequential by public figures, commentators and even by some of my friends. Some remark that coronavirus has “only a 1-4 per cent” fatality rate, while others implore that everyone relax because “most people will only get mild symptoms”. While these statements … Read moreLiving through the COVID-19 outbreak as a cancer patient

Cancer killing cells discovered by accident

From MSN: A new type of immune cell which kills most cancers has been discovered by accident by British scientists, in a finding which could herald a major breakthrough in treatment. Researchers at Cardiff University were analysing blood from a bank in Wales, looking for immune cells that could fight bacteria, when they found an … Read moreCancer killing cells discovered by accident

Yogurt may be the key to preventing breast cancer

If you like yogurt, you’ll love this news about its health benefits! via GIPHY From Science Daily: One of the causes of breast cancer may be inflammation triggered by harmful bacteria suggest researchers. Scientists advise consuming natural yogurt, which contains beneficial bacteria which dampens inflammation and which is similar to the bacteria found in breastfeeding … Read moreYogurt may be the key to preventing breast cancer