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Another Reason to Break the Habit: Smoking Alters Bacterial Balance in Mouth

April 12, 2016

Another Reason to Break the Habit: Smoking Alters Bacterial Balance in Mouth

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Smoking drastically alters the oral microbiome, the mix of roughly 600 bacterial species that live in people’s mouths. This is the finding of a study led by NYU Langone Medical Center and its Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, published online March 25 in the ISME (International Society for Microbial Ecology) Journal. The researchers say their analysis is […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, crohn's disease, Esophageal Cancer, Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Screening/Prevention Esophageal Cancer, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer


Gastric Cancer Risk Factors You Need to Know

February 8, 2016

Gastric Cancer Risk Factors You Need to Know

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

Successful treatment for stomach or gastric cancer starts with early detection. Most cases of stomach cancer are diagnosed in the advanced stages as there is no routine test for early detection. This makes it very important for people to know their risk for developing stomach cancer. The main risk factors for gastric cancer include: Gender: […]

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Tags: endoscopy screening, Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, risk factors, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer, stomach cancer, symptoms


Alcohol Linked with Stomach Cancer

March 27, 2015

Alcohol Linked with Stomach Cancer

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

According to a large European study, men who average more than four alcoholic beverages per day are more likely than light drinkers to develop stomach cancer. These results were published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Cancer of the stomach is called gastric cancer. Gastric adenocarcinoma is the most common type of stomach cancer. […]

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Tags: Alcohol, Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, nutrition, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer


U.S. FDA Issues Warning about Certain Type of Endoscope

February 20, 2015

U.S. FDA Issues Warning about Certain Type of Endoscope

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Safety Communication about a certain type of endoscope­—specifically the device used in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). According to the FDA, the device may be difficult to clean effectively and may spread dangerous bacteria among patients. An endoscope is thin, tube-like instrument that’s used to look […]

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Tags: cancer screening, endoscope, fda, fda warning, Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Recurrent Gastric Cancer, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer, Stages I-II Gastric Cancer, Stages III-IV Gastric Cancer


Scientific Review Suggests Aspirin Significantly Cuts Cancer Rates

August 18, 2014

Scientific Review Suggests Aspirin Significantly Cuts Cancer Rates

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

A recent review of several studies confirms that taking a small daily dose of aspirin significantly reduces the risk of developing – or dying from several kinds of cancer.(1) Several clinical studies have suggested that aspirin can reduce the risk of colon, and other cancer’s of the gastrointestinal tract. (2,3,4) In order to study this […]

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Tags: aspirin, cancer prevention, Colon Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Screening/Prevention Colon Cancer, Screening/Prevention Esophageal Cancer, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer


July 13, 2010

High Circulating Vitamin D Levels Don’t Reduce Risk of Less Common Cancers

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

High levels of vitamin D in the bloodstream do not appear to reduce the risk of seven less common cancers: endometrial, esophageal, stomach, ovarian, pancreatic, kidney, and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. In fact, there was a suggestion that people with the highest vitamin D levels may have an increased risk of pancreatic cancer. These results were reported […]

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Tags: Esophageal Cancer, Gastric Cancer, General Renal Cancer, News Tips and Features, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Renal (Kidney) Cancer, Renal Cancer, Screening/Prevention Esophageal Cancer, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer, Screening/Prevention Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma


May 7, 2010

Cancers of the Lower Stomach have Increased in Young Whites

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

Although overall rates of noncardia gastric cancer (cancer of the lower stomach) have decreased in the United States, rates have increased in whites between the ages of 25 and 39 years. These findings were recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.[1] Cancer of the stomach is called gastric cancer. Noncardia gastric cancer […]

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Tags: Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer


August 28, 2009

Aspirin May Reduce Risk of Stomach Cancer

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

Regular aspirin use may reduce the risk of distal stomach cancer (cancer in the lower part of the stomach). These results were published in the American Journal of Epidemiology. Cancer of the stomach is called gastric cancer. Gastric adenocarcinoma is the most common type of stomach cancer. It arises from cells that line the surface […]

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Tags: Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, Screening/Prevention Gastric Cancer


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