Antioxidant Supplements Fuel Lung Cancer in Mice
Swedish researchers have found that giving antioxidant supplements to mice with small lung tumors caused the tumors to grow more quickly, become more invasive, and kill the mice faster.
Creative Arts Beneficial to Cancer Patients
Researchers from the National Institutes of Health and colleagues analyzed more than 2 dozen studies of creative arts therapies to see the effect of these therapies on cancer patients.
Study: Multivitamins Slightly Reduce Cancer in Men Over 50
Harvard researchers have found a possible link between taking a daily multivitamin over a long period of time and a small reduction in cancer.
Behavioral Therapy Eases Side-Effects from Breast Cancer Treatment
After breast cancer treatment, 65% to 85% of women experience hot flashes and night sweats – many of them severe enough to affect sleep, mood, and quality of life.
Study Shows Vitamin E Increases Prostate Cancer Risk
A follow-up study from a clinical trial that included 35,000 men shows that those who took vitamin E supplements were more likely to develop prostate cancer.
Music Can Help Cancer Patients
New research supports listening to recorded music, as well as music therapy, to improve symptoms of cancer treatment.
Multivitamins No Magic Bullet for Cancer Patients
Multivitamins may not be much help to many people with cancer.
Cancer Pain: Don't Suffer in Silence
Pain is not always a part of having cancer, but when it is, there's no need to suffer in silence.
Coping with Pain
Whether it's from a headache, a broken bone, or something more serious, all of us have experienced pain at one time or another.
Study Offers Portrait of Complementary Therapy Use Among Survivors
A paper by American Cancer Society researchers published this week in Cancer, one of the Society's peer-reviewed journals, offers one of the largest and most detailed portraits of complementary and alternative therapy use among cancer survivors in the United States.
FDA Cracks Down on Bogus Cancer Cures
The US Food and Drug Administration is taking action to protect consumers from fake cancer treatments.