Tag Archives: cancer

Texas breast cancer survivor breaks hospitals ‘end-of-treatment bell’ while celebrating

A Texas woman celebrating the end of her radiation treatment was so excited to ring the hospital’s signature bell that she broke it. “I was like, ‘Oh my god, I broke the bell!’ I thought, you know, I didn’t think I had any strength left in me, but obviously, I do!’” Darla Jaye, who was… Read More »

Medical News Today: Bowel cancer: 3-drug combo may offer alternative to chemo

Chemotherapy treatment for people who have advanced bowel cancer and a particular genetic mutation is commonly ineffective. A combination of three different drugs could be the key to improved treatment. New research reveals the power of triple therapy when it comes to tackling aggressive bowel cancer. The outlook for people with standard bowel cancer —… Read More »

Drinking sugary drinks including fruit juice increases risk of cancer

Drinking sugary drinks including fruit juice could increase your risk of getting cancer, research indicates. The effect of the sugar on vital organs and the associated increase in blood sugar levels are believed to be among the possible reasons. Additives in some soft drinks could also play a role. The French Institute of Health Research… Read More »