How germ-free childhood triggers leukaemia, by study
Germ-free childhoods followed by infections later in life can trigger the onset of childhood leukemia, a new study suggests. The paper, published Monday in the journal Nature Reviews Cancer....
How avocado seed husk, high dose injections of vitamin C beat cancer
Exciting early trials suggest that super-strength vitamin C doses could be a way to fight leukaemia. Found in high levels in oranges, peppers and kale, scientists believe it encourages blood cancer stem cells to die.
Two children remain cancer-free for 18 months after gene-editing therapy
A new cancer treatment helped two children with leukaemia be disease-free for up to 18 months, new research reveals. One of the infants has shown no signs of the condition for 16 months...
Super Eagles goalkeeper Carl Ikeme diagnosed with acute leukaemia
Super Eagles and Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has been diagnosed with acute leukaemia, his club said on Thursday.
Single life-long cure for diabetes, cancer found
The treatment of diseases from diabetes to multiple sclerosis could be revolutionised by a breakthrough in bone marrow transplants.