By Lizette Borreli | Jun 11, 2013 04:40 PM EDT
One cup of cherries a day can lead to better sleep and even combat age-related diseases and cancers.
By Ansa Varughese | Jun 07, 2013 12:50 PM EDT
Researchers developed a noninvasive colon cancer test by identifying biomarkers on the SDC2 gene linked to the disease.
By Ashik Siddique | May 29, 2013 07:33 PM EDT
Junk DNA's purpose is still unclear, but a new study suggests that a genetic malfunction in noncoding DNA sequences can promote tumor growth in colon and breast cancer cells.
By Makini Brice | Jan 08, 2013 04:06 PM EST
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have conducted the first human trial of a vaccine that, they hope, would prevent colon cancer.
By Christine Hsu | Nov 30, 2012 01:47 PM EST
Standing under the mistletoe may get you more than just a Christmas kiss, after scientists discovered that the festive foliage may also help fight colon cancer.
By Amy Norton | Oct 22, 2012 10:47 AM EDT
Women younger than 70 have a relatively low risk of abnormal growth in the upper part of the colon, suggesting that many women can opt for less invasive colon cancer screening.
By Nikki Tucker | Oct 15, 2012 12:30 PM EDT
Orange carrots are known to detoxify the liver and improve eye sight, however new studies demonstrate black carrots can play a significant role in protecting against colon cancer.