Category Archives: Research

January Research Updates

Dear Reader: In this issue Joshi et al. found additional supporting evidence to indicate that soy can benefit men with prostate cancer. Vollbracht and colleagues found that intravenous vitamin C helped to reduce treatment-related side effects for women with breast … Continue reading

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December Research Updates

Dear Reader: In this issue, there were a number of studies that dealt with supplements and other complementary therapies. For instance, Cooney and colleagues found an association between low levels of Coenzyme Q10 and breast cancer in Chinese women. Also, … Continue reading

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November Research Updates

Dear Reader: In this issue there were a number of studies about the psychosocial aspects of cancer. For instance, Yu and Bernstein found that patients with brain tumors prefer to have all of the information that they can when it … Continue reading

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October Research Updates

Dear Reader: In this month’s issue of Research Updates, Fang et al. reported that men with prostate cancer with higher levels of vitamin D had a better prognosis than those with lower levels of vitamin D. Kristal and colleagues found … Continue reading

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September Research Updates

Dear Reader: As we move from summer to autumn, with the change of season comes a time for reflection and reevaluation of one’s life. In keeping with this theme, there are a number of studies in this issue that focus … Continue reading

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August research updates

Dear Reader: In this issue, Wilson and colleagues observed an association between coffee consumption and prostate cancer. Kim and associates reported about a lifestyle intervention that helped breast cancer survivors and Kwan et al. assessed the quality of life of … Continue reading

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July Research Updates

Dear Reader: Since summer is finally here, people will probably start thinking a bit more about their diets and exercise routines. In keeping with that theme, this month’s issue provides some evidence of the benefits of a good diet and … Continue reading

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