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UBCO researchers link advertising to uptick in youth vaping

UBC researchers are raising the alarm about the increase of vaping among teenagers and how e-cigarette marketing strategies target youth.Assistant Professor Laura Struik, who...

Scientists accelerate progress in preventing drug resistance in lung and pancreas...

Scientists at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah (U of U) report today the development of new models to...

Dinosaurs Suffered From Cancer, Too

A bone containing signs of cancer is the first of its kind found in the fossil record smithsonianmag.com In most cases, paleontologists are...

Night-time exposure to blue light associated with increased risk of colorectal...

Blue light has become an increasingly common component of urban outdoor lighting. But how does it impact our health? A team led...

New Blood Test Detects 5 Types of Cancer Years Before Standard...

A blood test has been shown to detect five types of cancer years before the diseases could be spotted using conventional diagnostic methods, according...

MRI scan used for heart disease could also pick out aggressive...

A type of smart MRI scan used in people with heart disease could help assess whether children's cancers are especially aggressive and spot early...

Shining light on a malignant lung cancer

Treating a rare type of malignant lung cancer could improve, thanks to near-infrared irradiation and a cancer-targeting compound. Nagoya University oncologist Kazuhide...

Wearable patch may provide new treatment option for skin cancer

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Conventional melanoma therapies, including chemotherapy and radiotherapy, suffer from the toxicity and side effects of repeated treatments due...

American Cancer Society updates diet and physical activity guideline for cancer...

The American Cancer Society has updated its guideline for diet and physical activity for cancer prevention, with adjustments to reflect the most current evidence....

Thousands of lives could be lost to delays in cancer surgery...

Delays to cancer surgery and other treatment caused by the Covid-19 crisis could result in thousands of additional deaths linked to the pandemic in...