Esophagus Cancer

The Link Between Alcohol and Cancer

Most people know that drinking too much alcohol can lead to health problems. But not everyone knows that one of those health problems may be 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.