The truth about formaldehyde in e-cigarettes

What did the original study report? What did the new study find? Do e-cigarettes produce dangerous formaldehyde levels? This question has split scientific opinion for years. A new study reopens the discussion. The toxicity of vaping is once again being debated. Three years ago, researchers at Portland State University in Oregon conducted a study that […]

Research examines link between lower-fat diet and breast cancer overall survival

Bottom Line: Women diagnosed with breast cancer during the Women’s Health Initiative Dietary Modification trial who were following a lower-fat diet had increased breast cancer overall survival, although the increase was likely partly due to better survival from several causes of death. Why The Research Is Interesting: This study helps address the issue of postdiagnosis […]

Researchers discover cascade of immune processes linked to poor outcomes in aggressive breast cancer

Researchers have discovered the process that allows immune suppressor cells to develop, suggesting a potential new way to bolster immunotherapy treatment Cancer is crafty. To survive and thrive, tumors find a way of thwarting our body’s natural systems. By looking at these systems, researchers at the University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center have discovered that […]

Can saw palmetto reduce enlarged prostate?

Does saw palmetto work for BPH? What the research says Saw palmetto for other conditions Side effects of saw palmetto Medical treatments for BPH Medication Surgery Laser therapy Home remedies When to see a doctor Takeaway People often use saw palmetto as a natural remedy for benign prostate hyperplasia, which is a non-cancerous enlargement of […]