Tomatoes May Treat, Prevent Stomach Cancer

Several studies have suggested that tomatoes have anti-cancer properties. For example, research has shown that lycopene—the carotenoid that gives tomatoes their red color—may help fight cancer. Now, a new study suggests whole tomato extract may help ...

Why Does Weight Gain Increase Cancer Risk?

Research shows that people who are overweight or obese are at increased risk for a number of health problems—including certain types of cancer. According to a new study, gradually gaining weight throughout adulthood—to the point of obesity—may triple ...

The Lowdown on Red Meat

What’s behind the studies suggesting that red meat can help cause cancer, in addition to heart disease?
Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Scientists grow miniature human stomach

For the first time, scientists have been able to create a miniature version of a stomach from human stem cells. Researchers from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center were able to get mature human cells that have the ability to change into an...

Signs of Internal Organ Cancer On Your Skin

Hi everyone. Today I want to talk about growths on the skin that are not necessarily skin cancer, but are related to cancers on your internal organs. Many diseases, such as high cholesterol or diabetes, can have manifestations on the skin. Sometimes, ...
Kevin Berman, M.D.

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