A Taiwanese research team has developed an antibody to block a protein that is associated with metastasis of pancreatic cancer to other organs, the team's leader reported Tuesday.
Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A small study hints that it might.
Girls age 9 to 14 that take two shots of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines over six months will have a high chance to stave off cervical cancer, said the Taiwan Immunization Vision and Strategy.
People who drink three to five cups of coffee a day may have a lower risk of clogged arteries that can cause serious heart problems, a study said Tuesday.
Lung cancer is now the leading cause of cancer death among women in developed nations, beating out breast cancer, which had long been the top killer, researchers said Wednesday.
When heated to the max and inhaled deeply, e-cigarettes produce the toxic chemical formaldehyde, which could make the devices up to 15 times more cancerous than regular cigarettes, U.S. researchers said Wednesday.
How quickly a smoker breaks down nicotine is a guide to which therapy is best for kicking the habit, according to research published Monday.
Older men with prostate cancer may live longer if they receive a combination of radiation and hormone therapy, but many men do not get the right treatment, U.S. researchers said Monday.
Cancer is often caused by the "bad luck" of random mutations that arise when cells divide, not family history or environmental causes, U.S. researchers said Thursday.