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Obesity Among Children Increases

Obesity Among Children Increases The prevalence of overweight and obesity among children age 2 to 19 years has steadily increased over the last decade, according to

Thyroid cancer overidganosed - study suggests

A new study in published Thursday in JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery suggests that the cases of diagnosed thyroid cancer have tripled since ...
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Common blood cancer may be initiated by single mutation in bone cells

Contact: Karin Eskenaziket2116@columbia.edu212-342-0508Columbia University Medical Center  Common blood cancer may be initiated by single mutation in bone cells Potential drug target in bone cells may help 40 ...
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Radiotherapy for Hodgkin's disease raises breast cancer risk

A new study in Deutsches Ärzteblatt International suggests that radiotherapy intended for treatment of Hodgekin's disease in teenage girls and young women can increase risk ...
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Lung Cancer Incidence Trends Among Men and Women — United States, 2005–2009

Lung Cancer Incidence Trends Among Men and Women — United States, 2005–2009 Weekly January 10, 2014 / 63(01);1-5   S. Jane Henley, MSPH1, Thomas B. Richards, MD1, ...
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Type 2 diabetics should reduce intake of AGEs

Thursday Dec 26, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new report suggests that patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus may better off avoiding dietary intake of advanced ...
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Type 2 diabetes mellitus increases cancer risk

Friday Dec 20, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study in International Journal of Cancer suggests that type 2 diabetes mellitus may increase risk of certain ...
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Weight Determines Kidney Function

Heavier people have worse kidney health, compared with people of normal weight, according to a new study published by the National Kidney Foundation. Researchers followed ...
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Hepatitis C virus infection linked to stroke

Saturday Nov 22, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new review in PLoS One suggests that hepatitis C virus infection, often a chronic infection that can lead ...
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Cholesterol linked to aggressive prostate cancer

Thursday Nov 21, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Many studies have suggested that high serum cholesterol concentrations may increase the risk of prostate cancer.  A new review ...
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