Tag Archives: Cancer

PSA-based screening for prostate cancer: Interpreting the changing guidelines

Kenneth Lin, MD | Conditions | November 8, 2018 Comparing the 2018 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation statement on prostate cancer screening in the October 15th issue of American Family Physician with its previous recommendation, the first question family physicians ought to ask is: What new evidence compelled the USPSTF to move from recommending against PSA screening in… Read More »

13 Foods You Should Never Eat If You Don’t Want Cancer

Everyday Wellness Dawn YanekNov 07 Your diet affects more than just your waistline. Consuming one or more of these foods regularly may increase your risk of cancer. Highly processed foods katueng/Shutterstock We’ve long known that processed foods with an excess of sugar, sodium, saturated fats, and chemical ingredients can contribute to health conditions such as… Read More »

Study of Cellphone Risks Finds ‘Some Evidence’ of Link to Cancer, at Least in Male Rats

For decades, health experts have struggled to determine whether or not cellphones can cause cancer. On Thursday, a federal agency released the final results of what experts call the world’s largest and most costly experiment to look into the question. The study originated in the Clinton administration, cost $ 30 million and involved some 3,000… Read More »