Research Updates


  • Forward Look

    Melanoma Indoor Tanning Link Confirmed

    Teens and young adults face heightened risk from tanning beds.

    by Yvonne Lee

  • Forward Look

    A Paycheck Linked to Cancer?

    Studies on workplace exposures show continued health risks.

    by Corinna Wu

  • When Cancer Rings Twice

    One out of every six people diagnosed with cancer this year will be facing it for, at least, the second time.

    by Melissa Weber

  • Healthy Habits

    Follow the Rainbow

    Adding colorful fruits and vegetables to your diet may reduce cancer risk.

    by Stephen Ornes

  • Healthy Habits

    Hang Up the Car Keys

    Cut cancer risk by choosing to walk instead of drive.

    by Stephen Ornes

  • Forward Look

    Carrying a Heavy Burden

    Studies find overweight kids and teens have higher adult cancer risk.

    by Leslie Harris O'Hanlon

  • Forward Look

    Vitamin E and Cancer Risk

    Studies send mixed signals on potential benefits and harmful effects of vitamin E.

    by Mitzi Baker

  • Healthy Habits

    Going With the Grain

    A fiber-rich diet can reduce cancer risk.

    by Alanna Kennedy-Gorman

  • Forward Look

    Treading Carefully With Medical Scans

    To reduce your long-term cancer risk, make sure the tests are justified.

    by Ingfei Chen

  • A Genetic Legacy

    Doctors now know more than ever about the inherited cancer-related mutations that can link generations of family members. But with the new knowledge from scientific advances and DNA testing come new questions for patients.

    by Sue Rochman