Tag Archives: cancer

Drink hot beverages? A new study says they can increase your risk of oesophageal cancer

Adding cold milk to tea and coffee and waiting for hot drinks to cool could protect against oesophageal cancer, a study suggests. Research has found that regularly swallowing hot drinks nearly doubles the risk of developing diseases of the gullet and researchers have advised people to allow beverages to cool. In 2016, the World Health… Read More »

Scientists discover two enzymes linked to pancreatic cancer – paving way to more precise treatment 

Hope for pancreatic cancer sufferers like Alex Trebek: Scientists discover how to predict who has better odds of surviving the hard-to-treat disease – paving the way to new treatments Enzyme PKC suppresses tumor growth while another enzyme, PHLPP1, regulates its activity  When the tumor suppressant switch is turned ‘on’, the other enzyme makes sure it’s… Read More »

CBD for cancer: Everything you need to know

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is one of many cannabinoids in the cannabis plant gaining popularity in the world of natural medicine because it appears to offer the body many benefits. While there is some debate around the topic, some people suggest using CBD in the treatment of cancer. Although it is too early to make any… Read More »