Eating red meat and dairy could aid in the fight against cancer, according to a new study conducted by scientists. The research reveals that a specific fatty acid present in beef, lamb, and dairy products enhances the body's ability to combat and eliminate tumours. Published in the journal Nature, the study suggests that individuals with…
Comedy Central has teamed up with the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) to bring back Novemballs, a testicular cancer awareness campaign to educate men about lowering their cancer risk.
South African anti-apartheid struggle hero Nelson Mandela's granddaughter, Zoleka Mandela, has died of cancer aged 43, her family said on Tuesday.
Association of Radiation and Clinical Oncologists of Nigeria (ARCON) has said no fewer than 78,000 cancer-related deaths are recorded yearly across the federation. While also deploring the attitude of Nigerians to their health, the body submitted that current statistics indicate that about 125,000 cases are reported yearly in the country, with the most populous black…
More studies are providing reasons Nigerians should embrace regular exercises such as walking, jogging, swimming and cycling.
The former Labour Party (LP) presidential aspirant, Professor Pat Utomi, has revealed his battle with the much-dreaded cancer disease.
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has advocated upward review of tobacco tax in the country to reduce deaths from cancer and other tobacco-related causes.
Aspartame is an artificial (chemical) sweetener widely used in various food and beverage products, including diet drinks, chewing gum, gelatin, ice cream, dairy products such as yogurt, breakfast cereal, toothpaste and medications such as cough drops and chewable vitamins.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) cancer research agency on Friday classified the commonly used artificial sweetener aspartame....
Alcoholic drinks are all around us. They come in various forms and prices – from expensive foreign wines and liquor to the more affordable palm wine and locally distilled beverages.
Breast cancer is a significant health issue in Nigeria, with a rising incidence rate in recent years. Early detection is key; Detecting breast cancer at an early stage significantly improves treatment outcomes and overall survival rates. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Cancer Observatory, in 2020, breast cancer was the most common cancer…
Venom in the fight against cancer: Role of Gorgio International Holding's Research Center in advancing medical research
Cancer is becoming the most prominent cause of diseases and deaths in human history around the world. With the rising number of cancer cases, the pharmaceutical industry is investing its major time in discovering new and effective drugs to cure cancer. Venoms are a diverse mixture that contains peptides, enzymes, proteins, carbohydrates, and other bioactive…