Indian-US team identifies genetic target for treating colorectal cancer

Making strides in the treatment of colorectal cancer (CRC), the third most common cancer in the world, a team of researchers from India and the US has identified a genetic target for potential drug therapy against the dreaded disease.

Regular use of aspirin, NSAID`s may reduce risk of colon cancer

A new study has revealed that regular use of aspirin and other Nonaspirin Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAID) could reduce the risk of colorectal cancer.

Obese cancer patients may live longer

Being overweight or obese may boost the survival chances of people diagnosed with advanced colorectal cancer, says a new study.

Cinnamon may hold key to beat colorectal cancer

Cinnamon may do more than add flavour to your food, as a new study has claimed the a component found in the spice is a potent inhibitor of colorectal cancer.

Ladies! Eating nuts frequently reduces your risk for bowel cancer

A new research has revealed that nut consumption reduces the colorectal cancer risk in women.

Here's how aspirins may help you fight against cancer

A new study on drug's preventive effects on colorectal cancer has indicated that taking aspirin reduces a person's risk of colorectal cancer.

Toxin from 'death cap' mushrooms may cure colorectal cancer

Scientists have found that "death cap" mushrooms could help fight the battle of colorectal cancer.

Aspirin may not reduce colorectal cancer risk: Study

 Regular use of aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) can reduce most people's colorectal cancer risk but a few individuals with rare genetic variants do not share this benefit, a study has suggested.

Vegetarian diet lowers risk of colorectal cancer

A new study has revealed that vegetarian diet lowers the risk of colorectal cancers compared to non-vegetarian diet.

Vitamin D boosts immune system to fight colorectal cancer

A new study has revealed that people with high levels of vitamin D in their bloodstream have a lower overall risk of developing colorectal cancer.

How 'Aspirin' prevents colon cancer revealed

A new study has claimed that Aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) protect against the growth of colorectal cancer.

Bowel cancer cases halve after screening: Australian scientists

 The incidence of bowel cancer is dramatically lower after screening, the Australian National University (ANU) quoted a new report as saying Monday.

Starchy food may reduce red meat-related colorectal cancer risk

A new study has revealed that consuming starch that acts like fiber may help reduce colorectal cancer risk associated with a high red meat diet.

Cooking meat with beer may protect you from cancer

Beer, when used as a marinade, can help reduce the formation of potentially harmful cancer-causing substances in grilled meats, scientists have found.

Colon cancer linked to dietary fats

New genetic evidence could strengthen the link between the role of dietary fats with colon cancer progression.

Why eating processed meat can be cancerous for certain people

A new study has found that a common genetic variant that affects one in three people, appears to significantly increase the risk of colorectal cancer from the consumption of processed meat.

Gut bugs may spur development of bowel cancer

Microbes living in the gut may help drive the development of intestinal tumours, scientists have found.

Your grandma`s poor diet could up your colon cancer risk

What grandmother ate might increase your risk of colon cancer, a new study suggests.

Ways to help reduce colorectal cancer risk revealed

Diet and lifestyle changes can help reduce your risk for colorectal cancer.

Gut bacteria linked to colorectal cancer

Researchers have discovered that colorectal cancer patients had fewer beneficial bacteria and more harmful bacteria than people without the disease.