Stomach Cancer

Report Links Alcohol, Processed Meats, and Excess Weight to Stomach Cancer

A report from the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund links an increased risk for stomach cancer with drinking alcohol, eating processed meats, and being overweight.

FDA Approves Cyramza (ramucirumab) for Stomach Cancer

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Cyramza (ramucirumab) to treat advanced stomach cancer and gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma, a type of cancer located where the stomach connects to the esophagus.

Study: Hodgkin Disease Treatment May Raise Stomach Cancer Risk

Researchers from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) have found that certain radiation and chemotherapy treatment regimens for Hodgkin disease may increase the risk of stomach cancer.