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  • Archeologists Uncover 3,000 Year Old Case of Cancer

    Archeologists Uncover 3,000 Year Old Case of Cancer British archaeologists have discovered what could be the oldest intact sample of metastatic cancer in a recently excavated skeleton. This meaningful discovery could offer fresh insight into this fatal form of cancer that is quite common today. The archaeological team […]

      6 Ways You Can Protect Yourself from Colorectal Cancer

      6 Ways You Can Protect Yourself from Colorectal Cancer Have you noticed more people wearing blue this month? This is because March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. It’s a time for people to think about a part of their body that they don’t often reflect upon– the colon. It’s […]

        Yoga Helps Breast Cancer Patients Improve Quality of Life

        Yoga Helps Breast Cancer Patients Improve Quality of Life A new cancer clinical study has shown significant evidence that yoga can be used to great effect for women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Researchers discovered that this form of exercise provided several benefits including: Easing pain Relieving […]

          This Paper Test Strip can Tell You if You Have Cancer

          This Paper Test Strip can Tell You if You Have Cancer What if you could determine if you had any cancerous tumors or blood clots in your body with a simple test similar to the standard pregnancy test? That’s the goal of a group of engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of […]

            What Do Fruit Flies Have to Do with Curing Cancer?

            What Do Fruit Flies Have to Do with Curing Cancer? It’s been more than a century since the American Cancer Society was originally established by a select group of businessmen and physicians in New York City. The Society had been founded in order to help raise awareness for cancer– a […]

              Meet the Man Who Fights Cancer on His Bike

              Meet the Man Who Rides for Cancer Awareness Residents of Scranton, PA may have noticed a man passing through on his bike with two huskies earlier this February. Aside from thinking that this guy must be crazy for riding his bike in the frigid winter weather, there might […]

                5 Foods That Can Protect You From Cancer

                5 Foods That Can Protect You From Cancer Cancer research has taught us many important things but not many more so than the impact our diets can have on our bodies. As human beings, we have an incredible amount of control over our health. Some of you may […]

                  New Discovery Could Produce a Cure for All Cancers

                  New Discovery Could Produce a Cure for All Cancers An Israeli specialist and his research team have made a “radical and potentially life-changing” discovery. It’s something that could help produce a cure for all forms of cancer. This incredible breakthrough is the result of a 16 year long study […]

                    3 Ways You Can Protect Yourself from Cervical Cancer

                    3 Ways You Can Protect Yourself from Cervical Cancer Were you aware that almost 12,000 women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer this year? January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month so we are going to discuss three ways you can protect yourself from this disease. Studies have shown that […]

                      Donor Gives $30 Million to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

                      Donation for Dana Farber Cancer Institute For people like Albert Marcotte, producing new things and finding solutions are part of the everyday process. This Plymouth native launched his first successful venture after completing graduate school. It was a company that taught executives how to make better […]

                        Scientists Develop Nanorobots that Target Cancer Tumors

                        Scientists Develop Nanorobots that Target Cancer Tumors When you think about the future of cancer treatment— does it include robots? Breaking news coming all the way from South Korea suggests that this could be the next step in the fight against cancer. A team of scientists from […]

                          Genome Sequencing: Cost Effective Tool for Cancer Research

                          Genome Sequencing Now Cost Effective Tool for Cancer Research Whole genome sequencing (WGS) is going to be an incredibly valuable tool in the fight against cancer. The latest advancements have made the process of sequencing a person’s full genome (3.1 billion base pairs of DNA) much more efficient. WGS, […]

                            How Do Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Improve Your Care?

                            How Can Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Improve Upon Your Care? Did you know there are significant benefits to enrolling in a clinical trial if you’ve been diagnosed with prostate cancer? One thing that grabs people’s attention is the chance that this could lead to completely unexpected results (similar to this […]

                              Why You Should Care About Lung Cancer Awareness Month

                              Lung Cancer Awareness Month If you haven’t already heard, November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. It’s a special event that has fostered a strong community and movement around this illness. This is the time of year to make sure that your lungs are looking […]