Esophagus Cancer

Study: Smoking Causes Almost Half of Deaths from 12 Cancer Types

Almost half the deaths (48.5%) from 12 different types of cancer combined are attributable to cigarette smoking, according to a study by researchers from the American Cancer Society and colleagues.

Pre-surgery Therapy Improves Survival for Esophagus Cancer Patients

A study from the Netherlands shows that treating esophagus cancer patients with chemotherapy and radiation before surgery improves their survival.

Limit Alcohol to Lower Cancer Risk

Having one drink at a party isn’t likely to cause you much harm. But routinely having more than 1 or 2 drinks per day could raise your cancer risk.