Yoga Regulates Stress Hormones and Improves Quality of Life for Women with Breast Cancer Undergoing Radiation Therapy
For women with breast cancer undergoing radiation therapy, yoga offers unique benefits beyond fighting fatigue, according to research from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
2/27/2014 3:00 PM EST
Research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is finally unearthing some of the ancient mysteries behind leprosy, also known as Hansen’s disease, which has plagued mankind throughout history. The new research findings appear in the...
2/20/2014 11:00 AM EST
The angiogenesis inhibitor bevacizumab (Avastin) failed to increase overall survival (OS) or statistically significant progression-free survival (PFS) for glioblastoma patients in the frontline setting, according to a study led by researchers at The...
2/19/2014 3:00 PM EST
Discovering key elements of immune system T cell biology and applying that knowledge to create a new way to treat cancer has earned Jim Allison, Ph.D., the 2014 Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research from the National Foundation for...
2/7/2014 4:00 PM EST
Quality leaders outline action plan for national oversight, collaboration and patient-centered approaches
2/5/2014 4:00 PM EST
Today, CVS Caremark, the company that operates 7,600 CVS stores nationwide, announced the bold decision to stop selling tobacco products before the end of the year. The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center applauds this decision. MD...
2/5/2014 12:00 PM EST
Study Finds Brachytherapy Offers Lower Rate of Breast Preservation Compared to Standard Radiation for Older Women with Breast Cancer
When comparing treatments designed to enable long-term breast preservation for older women with invasive breast cancer, researchers found those treated with brachytherapy were at higher risk for a later mastectomy, compared to women treated with...
1/30/2014 11:00 AM EST
Study Uncovers Molecular Keys to Invasive Bladder Cancer, Points to Potential Drug Targets -- Including Some Found in Other Cancers
The once sketchy landscape of the molecular defects behind bladder cancer now resembles a road map to new, targeted treatments thanks to the unified efforts of scientists and physicians at 40 institutions.
1/29/2014 2:00 PM EST
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Expert at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center provide insight to parents based on what we've learned about about the HPV vaccine in the past four years.
1/12/2010 3:45 PM EST
Whether you smoke three cigarettes or three packs of cigarettes a day, kicking the habit is difficult. Various nicotine replacement products are on the market to make quitting easier. But which product is right for you? Experts from The University...
11/11/2009 4:15 PM EST
M. D. Anderson suggests creative ways to incorporate flaxseed into the diet.
9/15/2009 1:00 PM EDT
M. D. Anderson recommends healthy activities to reduce cancer risks.
8/5/2009 1:20 PM EDT
Fashion Forward Sun Protection: M. D. Anderson Reveals How to be Stylish While Reducing Skin Cancer Risks
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center now offers insight into how some of today's hottest fashion trends can offer a tremendous amount of sun protection without leaving you feeling like a...
5/4/2009 11:00 AM EDT
"The great news this Valentine's Day is that in addition to being decadent and delicious, moderate amounts of dark chocolate may play a role in cancer prevention," said Sally Scroggs, M.S., R.D., L.D., health education manager at The...
2/2/2009 4:35 PM EST