Ask the Expert: Lynch Syndrome

CancerConnect Presents: Ask the Expert with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s Dr. Perez* CancerConnect recently collaborated with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to […]

National Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month on CancerConnect

Sun Valley, ID & Fort Worth, TX– OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of cervical, ovarian and uterine cancer educational […]

Aspirin Continues to Look Promising for Cancer Prevention

A combined analysis of 51 randomized trials found that daily aspirin use reduces the risk of new cancer diagnoses as […]

Lynch Syndrome Also Linked with Breast and Pancreatic Cancer

A study of families with Lynch Syndrome has expanded the list of cancers related to the condition: carriers of a […]

Greater Cancer Risk Among Taller Women

Taller women may have an increased risk of developing certain cancers. Overall, cancer risk increases by 16% for every 4-inch […]

Stay on Top of Your Family History of Cancer

People who are at high risk of cancer as a result of their family history may be advised to undergo […]

Strong Link Between Smoking and Common Cancers in Women

Women who are at increased risk of breast cancer may further increase their risk if they smoke. Smoking was also […]

Fewer Lung Cancer Deaths Among Women

The lung cancer death rate among women appears to be declining for the first time in 40 years, according to […]

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

High levels of vitamin D in the bloodstream do not appear to reduce the risk of seven less common cancers: […]

Excess Body Weight Linked with More Than 100,000 New Cancer Diagnoses Each Year in U.S.

According to estimates from the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR), excess body weight may be responsible for more than 100,000 new cancer diagnoses each year in the United States.