Latest articles published - Prostate cancer
Cancer and food: advice from a dietitian (1/2)
Jul 12, 2019 • 1 comment
The diagnosis of cancer as told by Carenity members
Jan 25, 2019 • 12 comments
Our members affected by cancer have told the story of their diagnosis! Symptoms, emotions, examinations, relationships with their doctors, treatments... read their story of diagnosis. Carenity survey of 143 cancer patients in the...
Telling patients to 'fight' cancer puts them under pressure
Jan 15, 2019 • 12 comments
Cancer patients should not be told to “fight” their disease because doing so puts them under “exhausting pressure”, Macmillan Cancer Support has said. The charity warned that framing cancer in terms of a battle leaves...
Heightened Cancer Risk In Tall People Down To Number Of Cells: Study
Oct 26, 2018
Taller people have a higher risk of cancer "hard wired" into them partly because they have more cells for the disease to target, a study claimed Wednesday. Researchers in the US examined populations across three continents...
Crystal Structure Reveals How Curcumin Impairs Cancer
Sep 18, 2018
Through x-ray crystallography and kinase-inhibitor specificity profiling, University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers, in collaboration with researchers at Peking University and Zhejiang University, reveal that curcumin, a...
Olivia Newton-John Opens Up On Her Cancer 'Mission' (Diagnosed For Third Time)
Sep 12, 2018
Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John has opened up about a third diagnosis for cancer, saying she believed she would "win over it". The Grease star, 69, told Australian TV show Sunday Night she was now using medicinal marijuana and other natural...
How I Didn’t Let Cancer Stop Me from Thriving (All 9 Times)
Sep 6, 2018 • 6 comments
Surviving cancer is anything but easy. Doing it once may be the toughest thing you ever do. For those who’ve done it more than once, you know firsthand that it never gets easier. That’s because every cancer diagnosis is unique in its...
Why Does Hormone Therapy Worsen Some Prostate Cancers?
Sep 6, 2018 • 2 comments
Hormone therapy for prostate cancer does not always work; the tumor can become resistant and continue to spread. Now, new research reveals how the therapy alters the environment of tumor cells to make this happen. Scientists at the Cedars-Sinai...