January 31, 2019 | City of Hope
Asparagus is a powerful green veggie full of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It is also filled with vitamins A, C, E and K, and has a very low glycemic index of 15, making it a great addition to diabetic diets. This recipe is both vegetarian and vegan, and is a great side dish or main meal for any season.
Does renovating an old house increase cancer risk?
August 10, 2018 | Molly Peck
Before you get started on your next major home renovation, there are risks associated with these types of projects that can increase your risk of cancer.
Is there a connection between chronic stress and cancer? (w/videos)
June 5, 2018 | Molly Peck
Avoiding stress is difficult, especially when coping with cancer. Learn more on the connection between cancer and chronic stress and the ways to manage it.
Here’s What You Need to do to Protect Your Skin Against Cancer (Infographic)
May 16, 2018 | City of Hope
Our Sun Safety Shopping List infographic offers tips on how to reduce the risk of skin cancer.
You Asked, We Answer: City of Hope Doctors Tackle Your Skin Cancer Questions
May 7, 2018 | Dory Benford
Did you know that skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S., with over 5 million cases diagnosed annually? Because this disease is so prevalent, it’s important to be knowledgeable about how to protect yourself.
Every Man Under 55 Needs to Get These Tests Done
February 26, 2018 | Dory Benford
We spoke to Cary Presant, M.D., in the Department of Medical Oncology & Theraputics Research, at City of Hope, about the five tests every man age 55 and under needs to take, whether experiencing specific symptoms or not.
Cancer Urban Legend: Vitamins Can Lower My Cancer Risk
February 1, 2018 | Dory Benford
When it comes to cancer prevention, there are no quick fixes. Here is what you need to know before relying on vitamins and supplements for their cancer-fighting properties.
Does alcohol really cause cancer?
December 14, 2017 | City of Hope
City of Hope comments on a study that has found “strong evidence” that alcohol causes seven types of cancer - oropharynx, larynx, esophagus, liver, colon, rectum and breast cancer - and “probably others” such as pancreas, prostate and skin cancer.
Cancer Urban Legend: Extreme Diets Can Lower My Cancer Risk
December 6, 2017 | Samantha Bonar
People have a lot of ideas these days about what might help prevent cancer: alkaline water, going vegan, a ketogenic diet – even fasting. But none of these dieting trends are likely to have much of an effect on cancer risk, according to City of Hope dieticians.