Research Updates


  • Forward Look

    Healthy Lifestyle, Healthier Chromosomes

    Q&A with Elizabeth Blackburn, professor of biochemistry and physiology at the University of California, San Francisco.

    by Rabiya Tuma

  • Forward Look

    An Aspirin a Day …

    A link between the popular remedy and cancer prevention needs to be borne out in clinical trials.

    by Stephen Ornes

  • The Family Cancer Tree

    Accurate reporting of family histories could be key to risk reduction.

    by Mitzi Baker

  • Healthy Habits

    Losing It

    Shed weight with a healthy diet to cut your risk.

    by Alanna Kennedy-Gorman

  • The HPV Cancer Connection: Take 2

    New insights about HPV's role in multiple cancers are rapidly expanding, as are thoughts about who should be vaccinated against the virus, and why.

    by Alanna Kennedy-Gorman

  • Healthy Habits

    Just Another Meatless Monday

    Make room for tasty vegetarian dishes in your weekly menu.

    by Alanna Kennedy-Gorman

  • Healthy Habits

    Get Steamed

    Broccoli helps fight cancer—when you prepare it like this.

    by Tracy Erb Middleton