Adding Chemo Improves Outcomes from Bladder Cancer Radiation
British researchers have found that combining radiation with 2 chemotherapy drugs helped bladder cancer patients live longer than those who had radiation alone.
World Health Organization Says Diesel Exhaust Causes Cancer
A group of experts from the World Health Organization (WHO) has classified diesel engine exhaust as a carcinogen – a substance that causes cancer.
Smoking Risk Rising for Bladder Cancer
Smokers’ risk of getting bladder cancer is higher than previously reported, according to a study by researchers at the National Cancer Institute.
Hairdressers and Barbers May Be At Increased Cancer Risk
Regular exposure to hair dyes, processing agents, and other chemicals used in hair salons and barbershops probably increases cancer risk, according to the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), a World Health Organization panel that maintains the world's most commonly-used system for classifying carcinogens.
New Urine Test Helps Find Bladder Cancer Recurrences
A simple urine test may help doctors find more relapses in people who have had bladder cancer, according to a new study.