Can Aspirin Reduce Pancreatic Cancer Risk?

Aspirin reducing pancreatic cancer risk

Researchers continue to look for links between aspirin and cancer after a series of recent research projects have found positive outcomes from aspirin consumption. We already know that aspirin consumption can help prevent certain types of cancer and aspirin may also be of use in the treatment of colon cancer. This time research has found […]

Pancreatic Cancer Rate Continues to Rise

Pancreatic Cancer Increasing

According to new research published in the American Association for Cancer Research journal pancreatic cancer will continue to rise in the coming decades. The report suggests by 2030 the top cancer killers will be lung cancer, pancreas cancer and liver cancer. Currently the most dangerous cancer is lung cancer, with breast cancer holding the second […]

Pancreatic Cancer on the Rise in the UK

Pancreatic Cancer on the Rise

The number of people presenting with pancreatic cancer is on the rise in the UK according to new research, and many patients are being forced to seek treatment overseas. Pancreatic Cancer is the 5th most deadly cancer, so the increase is of great concern to physicians and researchers. If the growth continues, some researchers suggest […]

Vitamin D and Cancer

Vitamin D & Cancer Prevention

Vitamin D is actually a number of fat-soluble secosteroids including Cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) and Ergocalciferol (vitamin D2). It is an interesting vitamin because the human body can either digest it via food or it can be obtained via exposure to the sun as the body synthesizes it. In that sense it’s not a dietary vitamin […]

Cancer Prevention with Whole Grains

Whole Grains Cancer Reduction

One of the best ways to reduce your cancer risk is to maintain a healthy diet with a diverse intake of foods. Generally, consuming foods that haven’t been processed is best, so fresh fruits and vegetables as well as whole grains. Research has revealed that whole grains are a particularly important form of food for […]

Pancreatic Cancer Overview

Pancreatic Cancer

The human pancreas is an organ in the digestive system, which produces important hormones and assists in the digestive process. Amongst those hormones, the most important it produces include insulin, pancreatic polypeptide, glucagon and somatostatin. The pancreas also excretes digestive enzymes that help the body absorb nutrients from food and helps digest food in the […]