colon polyps

Folic acid supplements raise prostate cancer risk

March 11th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Men who take daily folic acid supplements are at an increased risk of developing prostate cancer, warns a new study.According to researchers at the University of Southern ... Read more...

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Aspirin reduces risk of colon polyps recurring

February 11th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): Taking aspirin daily may cut one''s odds of developing the polyps that can lead to colorectal cancer, according to a new study.Multiple lines of evidence, including data ... Read more...

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Now, a simple blood test to detect colon cancer

November 21st, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): Scientists from Tel Aviv University have developed a new blood test that can help detect colon cancer.Lead researcher Prof. Nadir Arber, a professor of medicine and gastroenterology, ... Read more...

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Are you a ‘Supertaster’?

August 19th, 2008 - 10:34 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Scientists have shown that Extra Taste Buds associated with obesity and colon polyps.Scientists suggested that every 1 out of 4 people has extra taste buds. It is not an unusual thing but ... Read more...

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Study reveals power of remaining ignorant

March 25th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 25 (IANS) How is it possible for a single entity to control or mould public opinion when others of its ilk also have access to the same information? In the ... Read more...

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Researchers identify colorectal cancer gene

March 8th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 8 (ANI): Researchers at the Case Western Reserve University have taken a major step forward in the fight against cancer, by identifying the genetic components of colorectal cancer (CRC.)The study, ... Read more...

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Elevated levels of glucose, insulin raise colorectal cancer risk

November 14th, 2007 - 8:17 am ICT by admin

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