Back to Basics: Understanding the World’s Most Common Cancer

Back to Basics: Understanding the World’s Most Common Cancer

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, when interest in skin cancer prevention, detection and treatment is high. Hopefully you’ve learned something new from The Skin Cancer...

The Pandemic’s Impact on Cancer Screening and Detection

The Pandemic’s Impact on Cancer Screening and Detection

The COVID-19 pandemic ​in the U.S. has led to large-scale changes in patient behavior—delayed or canceled doctor visits, declines in cancer screening and even treatment...

Study finds why some cancer drugs may be ineffective

Study finds why some cancer drugs may be ineffective

A possible explanation for why many cancer drugs that kill tumor cells in mouse models won’t work in human trials has been found by researchers with The University of Texas...

5 food groups to avoid if you want to lower your cancer risk

5 food groups to avoid if you want to lower your cancer risk

5 food groups to avoid to lower your cancer risk December 2019 : 5 food groups to avoid to lower your cancer risk 5 food groups to avoid if you want to lower your cancer...

Cancer care and screenings must remain a priority during COVID-19

Cancer care and screenings must remain a priority during COVID-19

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is committed to safely providing patient care and cancer screenings throughout the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In...

Four cancer professionals receive YY Study Grants to further research

Four cancer professionals receive YY Study Grants to further research

UICC is pleased to announce that four cancer professionals from Brazil, India and the US have been awarded Yamagiwa-Yoshida Memorial International (YY) Study Grants, generously...

Genetic testing for cancer risk: Insight for health care providers

Genetic testing for cancer risk: Insight for health care providers

Between 5% and 10% of all cancers are hereditary, which means that changes in specific genes are passed from one generation to another. People who inherit one of these gene...

Cancer Research Applied to Develop COVID-19 Treatment Strategies

Cancer Research Applied to Develop COVID-19 Treatment Strategies

New publication by NFCR-supported scientist Rakesh Jain, Ph.D., applies cancer research findings to help COVID-19 treatment in different patient groups. Few drugs for COVID-19...

Exercise can help prevent cancers, new research finds

Exercise can help prevent cancers, new research finds

Taking regular exercise is going to become increasingly important in helping to prevent cancers as the UK emerges from lockdown, say scientists. Since the pandemic began a year...

Prostate cancer screening and early detection

Prostate cancer screening and early detection

Prostate Cancer Screening and Early Detection Prevention Prostate cancer screening and early detection Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer...

Diet Plays a Major Role in Early-Onset Colon Cancer Risk

Diet Plays a Major Role in Early-Onset Colon Cancer Risk

A new study found a poor diet is associated with an increased risk for aggressive-growing, early age-onset tumors in the lower colon and rectum. According to a recent study...

Lowering Your Cancer Risk

Lowering Your Cancer Risk

Most people know someone who’s had cancer: a family member, a friend, a loved one. Who gets it can sometimes seem random. But there are many things you can do to reduce your...