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Relationship Between Sugar and Cancer Now Clearer

Belgian scientists say they’ve made a research breakthrough in the relationship between sugar and cancer. Researchers found yeast with high levels of the sugar known...

With This New Device You Can Identify Cancer in Seconds

A team of scientists and engineers at The University of Texas at Austin has invented a powerful tool that rapidly and accurately identifies cancerous...

Green Tea for Weight Loss Works But Not Always

Green tea for weight loss has gained tremendous popularity, but that is not all. Green tea emerged as an all-around health elixir, touted to...

How Body May Detect Early Signs of Cancer

Fresh insights into how cells detect damage to their DNA could help explain how the body can detect early signs of cancer. Scientists have discovered...

Free Breast and Skin Cancer Screening in October

Cocoona Centre for Aesthetic Transformation, which specializes in plastic, cosmetic, dental, orthopedic, weight loss, hair transplant, dermatology and dietary services, is offering free Breast...

New cancer treatment offers hope to patients

A new cancer treatment that retrains the body's immune system to fight cancer now offers new hope. White blood cells were taken from patients...

Cancer Cost Reaches Record $100 bn Globally

Cancer is a leading cause of death worldwide, with approximately 14 million new cases in 2012 alone. The increasing incidence of the disease paired...

A Game-Changer Protein May Be Cure for All Cancers

Scientists believe they have found a protein, which they describe as a “game-changer” for cancer treatment. The breakthrough discovery by researchers in the UK...

Obesity Linked to 10 Cancers

Today, 2.1 billion people or nearly a third of the global population is overweight or obese, but now a new study suggests this trend...

World Cancer Day: The Biggest Cause of the Disease

Marked on February 4 each year, World Cancer Day is designed to raise awareness of cancer and to promote its prevention, detection, and treatment....

Hunger, Cancer, Ebola, AIDS… Obesity Tops Them All

The Ebola virus is dominating all global news right now, with some countries starting to consider imposing travel bans and closing their borders. And...

Sharp Rise in Lifestyle-Related Cancers

Sunny holidays, sweet treats and juicy grilled meats, as well as liters of alcohol and lots of smoking – this may remind you of...

World Cancer Day – Debunking Biggest Cancer Myths

Today is the World Cancer Day. The tradition of marking this day was originally started by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). The...

Oil Barons Charity Ball to auction priceless packages to benefit cancer...

Packages to four world renowned sporting events to be auctioned in Dubai’s Meydan racecourse on March 8 Proceeds to benefit Friends of Cancer Patients...

World Cancer Day dispels 4 cancer myths

Today, February 4, health organizations around the world mark the World Cancer Day, aiming to raise awareness of cancer and encourage its prevention and...

Drinking more coffee reduces risk of oral cancer

A recent study promotes newly discovered coffee drinking benefits. It seems, heavy coffee drinkers are less at risk of dying from cancers of...

Success in Fight Against Cancer: Targeted Chemotherapy

A new breakthrough treatment could prolong life of cancer patients. Doctors at the Southampton General Hospital bathed just one organ in chemotherapy for the first...

15,000 cases of colorectal cancer diagnosed in MENA annualy

Experts encourage early diagnostic tests, as 95% of cases are non-hereditary Medical studies have projected that 15,000 new cases of colorectal cancer will be...

17th UAE Terry Fox Run to fund 7 cancer research projects

Terry Fox Run Abu Dhabi will collaborate with Al Ain, Dubai and The Northern Emirates counterparts in funding 7 cancer research projects over AED2.3 million

GCC cancer registry under development

Epidemiological data will help to establish trends and quality of cancer treatment in the region The Gulf Federation for Cancer Control (GFFCC), in partnership with...

Twitter competition targeting cancer prevention

• US$20,000 will be donated to one country’s Red Cross or Red Crescent Society GE Healthcare launched a global competition on Twitter to raise public...

Wireless devices raise risk of brain cancer; Five billion worldwide exposed

The cancer agency of the World Health Organization states using cell phones and other wireless gadgets may put humans at bigger risk of brain...

Khalifa Foundation grants Texas University $ 150 mn for cancer research

The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Charity Foundation will offer a grant...

Daman Marks the International Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

In line with its strategy to elevate the Emirate’s health standards and raise awareness on critical diseases, the National Health Insurance Company, Daman, the...