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Sleep Apnea and associated disorders

Experiencing shortness of breath while sleeping due to sleep apnea can be frightening, but it is even more frightening to learn that Sleep Apnea, among the various sleep disorders, is associated with other diseases such as cancer, cognitive decline, and many more, This information was revealed by a new research. Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a condition in which a person experiences a periodical […]

The future of Cancer Diagnosis

Cancer has single-handedly pushed mankind through many revolutions. Although, we have progressed with great discoveries and inventions, search for the ultimate cure remains a struggle. In this journey of finding a treatment (and hopefully cure), one of the biggest challenges are to figure out the exact state of a cancer patient, without a scope of […]

After Coronavirus, the Next Target is Cancer

Ozlem Tureci, who co-founded BioNTech with her husband, won the race to deliver the first widely used vaccine against coronavirus. She has assured people that the vaccine is safe and the technology used behind it will soon be used to fight another global plague – cancer. The Journey from Cancer to COVID-19… Last year, she […]

When Normal Liver Tissue Behaves like Tumor Tissue

Most of us are aware of the damages diets with high-fat content can do to our bodies. Adding more woes, recent research has revealed that high-fat diets can cause normal, non-cancerous liver tissue to act like tumor tissue. The research was carried out on mice exposed to a high-fat diet. After some time, their livers […]

Californian Commuters – Beware of Carcinogens

The findings of a recent study indicate the fact that commuters in California are likely inhaling chemicals at an increased level that might cause cancer or birth defects. Poison in Amount With most chemicals, the poison is not the chemical itself, but the amount inhaled. People, who are under a certain threshold of exposure, might […]