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10 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA
Vitamin E supplements did not affect cancer risk, says the new study from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School Long-term use of vitamin C and E supplements do not increase the risk of cancer, while vitamin C may offer some colorectal benefits, according to a new analysis from Harvard researchers.
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15 hrs ago | Health News Digest
New Haven, Conn.- A study led by Yale Cancer Center may provide clues to how some aggressive cancers turn off, or silence, genes critical to suppressing tumors.
19 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The American Cancer Society lists 14 risk factors for colon cancer , and it breaks those 14 factors into 3 categories: risk factors you cannot change, lifestyle-related factors, and factors with uncertain, controversial, and unproven effects.
Yesterday | BioMed Central
Metals including iron, copper and zinc are essential for physiological processes yet can be toxic at high concentrations.
Scientists at the University of Toronto say a low-carb diet can dramatically reduce the risk of colon cancer.
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Colorectal cancer is the third most frequently diagnosed cancer and the third cause of cancer deaths in the United States.
There is growing interest in early detection of colorectal cancer as current screening modalities lack compliance and specificity.
Yesterday, more than 30 colorectal cancer advocates and survivors met on Capitol Hill to argue against the Medicare policy that requires beneficiaries to shoulder a co-pay for a screening colonoscopy that includes polyp removal, according to a report by The Hill .
Proposals to fix the way Medicare collects colonoscopy co-pays from its beneficiaries are currently under consideration by both houses of the U.S. Congress.
A new study of mice genetically predisposed to colorectal cancer has shown how gut microbes metabolize carbohydrates, which in turn causes tumors.
Colorectal cancer has been linked to carbohydrate-rich western diets, but the underlying mechanisms have been unclear.
There is lack of evidence about impact of 5-HT receptors on colorectal cancers. The current study was designed to investigate the role of serotonin and its receptors in colorectal cancer cell line and tissues.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 08:06 pm
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