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Vitamin D status and Colorectal Cancer Survival

BACKGROUND: In an earlier study, a 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) (25(OH)D) score calculated from known predictors of vitamin D status significantly predicted plasma levels of 25(OH)D and the risk of colorectal

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Will Moderate Alcohol Intake Increase Breast Cancer Risk?

Consuming three to four alcoholic drinks or more per week after a breast cancer diagnosis may increase risk of breast cancer (BC) recurrence, Drinking even moderate amounts of alcohol may raise the risk

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Avastin and Me-One Breast Cancer Survivor’s Thoughts

Avastin (bevacizumab) was heralded with great expectations that it was part of a new era of hope for cancer treatment.  It was even rushed to approval for the treatment of advanced breast cancer before

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Minimally Invasive Surgery for Esophageal Cancer-A meta-analysis

There was no significant difference in 30-day mortality among esophageal cancer patients; however, MIE had lower blood loss, shorter hospital stay, and reduced total morbidity and respiratory complications. Esophageal

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Breast Cancer Screening Burdens Elderly

Among people in their 70s and 80s, breast cancer screenings often detect slow-growing tumors that are unlikely to cause problems in patients’ lifetimes. My mom, Mary Emerson, was given a mammorgram

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Electromagnetic Therapy for Metastatic Thyroid Cancer

Cancer-related frequencies appear to be tumor-specific and treatment with tumor-specific frequencies is feasible, well-tolerated and may have biological efficacy in patients with advanced Thyroid Cancer. Thyroid

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Electromagnetic fields for Breast Cancer

Because in vitro studies suggest that low levels of electromagnetic fields may modify cancer cell growth, we hypothesized that systemic delivery of a combination of tumor-specific frequencies may have

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Estrogen and Progesterone Testing in Breast Cancer

I was very surprised to find that, because up to twenty percent of tests for estrogen and progesterone positivity and negativity have been found to be innacurate, new guidelines have been established for

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