How The Keto Diet Could Help With Cancer Treatment

From Medical News Today: The ketogenic diet consists of high fat foods, foods that contain an adequate amount of protein, and a very low amount of carbohydrates. Normally, the human body gets its main source of energy (sugar) from carbs. However, the ketogenic diet deprives the body of glucose, inducing a state of “ketosis.” During … Read moreHow The Keto Diet Could Help With Cancer Treatment

Colorectal Cancer Rates Rise Among Younger Adults

From The New York Times: Colorectal cancer is typically considered a disease of aging — most new cases are diagnosed in people over age 50. But even as the rates decrease in older adults, scientists have documented a worrisome trend in the opposite direction among patients in their 20s and 30s. Now, data from national … Read moreColorectal Cancer Rates Rise Among Younger Adults

Scientists Link Cancer And Broken Heart Syndrome

From CNN: Broken heart syndrome is a real thing, though it’s also called stress-induced cardiomyopathy or Takotsubo cardiomyopathy. It’s triggered by intensely stressful situations, like losing a loved one. And now, new research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association says broken heart syndrome may be linked to cancer. The study found that … Read moreScientists Link Cancer And Broken Heart Syndrome

Researchers: Certain Strains Of The Common Cold Virus Could Cure Bladder Cancer

From Fox News: Researchers at the University of Surrey in England found that a certain strain of the cold virus — coxsackievirus, or CVA21 — is capable of destroying cancer cells in the bladder, The Telegraph reported. Fifteen patients with non-muscle invasive bladder cancer were injected with CVA21 through a catheter one week before surgery … Read moreResearchers: Certain Strains Of The Common Cold Virus Could Cure Bladder Cancer

Elephant Genes Could Help Cure Cancer In Humans

From ABC News: “I’ve always been so enamored with elephants — one of the things that’s just amazing to me is that elephants have such an incredibly low rate of cancer. And it doesn’t make any sense that elephants have a low rate of cancer, because they’re so big and their cells are dividing so … Read moreElephant Genes Could Help Cure Cancer In Humans

Study: Lower Risk Of Breast Cancer For Morning People

From CNN: Sleep traits could be a risk factor for breast cancer, new research suggests. Women who said they preferred to get out of bed early were found to have a lower risk of breast cancer than those who stay up late. However, experts cautioned that other breast cancer risk factors such as alcohol consumption … Read moreStudy: Lower Risk Of Breast Cancer For Morning People

US Cancer Survivor Population Approaches 17 Million

From The American Cancer Society: The number of cancer survivors in the United States continues to go up. A new report by the American Cancer Society – in collaboration with the National Cancer Institute – estimates there are more than 16.9 million cancer survivors alive in the US today, and that number will grow to … Read moreUS Cancer Survivor Population Approaches 17 Million