Cancer Diagnostics

Cancer Diagnostics

Colon cancer subtype associated with obesity, inactivity

A specific molecular subtype of colon cancer is more likely in people with greater obesity and physical inactivity, analyses of prospective data on 861 cancer patients found. For every 5-kg/m2 (Read the full article)

Cancer Diagnostics

Late diagnosis of cancer symptoms more likely in UK due to embarrassment

Embarrassment and not wanting to waste their doctors’ time are more frequently reported by British people than in other countries, according to new research led jointly by King’s College London (Read the full article)

Cancer Diagnostics

Diagnostic test for ovarian cancer linked to blood calcium levels

A new study from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is the first to report that high blood calcium levels might predict ovarian cancer, the most fatal of the gynecologic cancers. (Read the full article)