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Cancer Imaging is the official journal of ICIS, an open access, peer-reviewed journal published by BioMed Central. Original articles, as well as reviews and editorials written by international imaging experts with a subspecialty focus on oncology, are published regularly online;  sign up for alerts to keep up-to-date with the latest articles.

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Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today

How sugary drinks can fuel and accelerate cancer growth

Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 PDT

New research in mouse models reveals that consuming sugary drinks can boost the growth of cancer tumors, and it also explains the underlying mechanisms.

Hot tea may raise esophageal cancer risk

Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 PDT

A new, large prospective study suggests that people who regularly drink very hot tea may raise their risk of developing esophageal cancer.

How does tumor acidity help cancer spread?

Published: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:00:00 PDT

A pH-probe helps scientists map acidity in tumors and see how acidification alters gene expression in ways that increase cancer's invasiveness and spread.

10 minutes of leisurely activity per week may lower death risk

Published: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 PDT

New observational research in a large cohort has found a strong link between leisurely physical activity — even in low amounts — and a lower death risk.

CBD for cancer: Everything you need to know

Published: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:00:00 PDT

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a compound in the cannabis plant. It may benefit people with cancer by reducing symptoms of the disease and its treatment. Learn more about the research here.

How destroying a tumor promoter could lead to new cancer treatments

Published: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:00:00 PDT

Mutated p53 tumor suppressor protein is a key driver of most cancers. Now, scientists have identified its mechanism of stability and how to disrupt it.

What are the early symptoms of cancer in men?

Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:00:00 PDT

Men have a higher risk of dying from cancer than women in the United States. However, recognizing the early signs can significantly improve a person’s outlook. Early symptoms of cancer in men can include changes in bowel habits, unexplained weight loss, testicular changes, and difficulties urinating. Learn more here.

Coffee chemicals could curb prostate cancer

Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 08:00:00 PDT

Coffee is a complex cocktail of compounds. A recent study identifies two particular molecules that might have cancer-fighting capabilities.

Laser probe detects deadly melanoma in seconds

Published: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 03:00:00 PDT

A Ph.D. student has designed a cost-effective and easy-to-use device that can quickly detect cancerous skin cells. Catching cancer earlier can save lives.

Breast cancer: Does stress fuel its spread?

Published: Sat, 16 Mar 2019 00:00:00 PDT

A new study from Switzerland shows how stress can act on breast cancer tumors, supporting their spread and diversification and making them harder to treat.

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