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New study provides further evidence of the link between sugar-sweetened beverages and cancer.

It has been estimated that there are approximately 14.5 million cancer survivors in the United States.  Growing scientific evidence shows that health-related risk behaviours including tobacco use, alcohol use, physical … Continue Reading New study provides further evidence of the link between sugar-sweetened beverages and cancer.

Previously unknown immune cell identified, which protects against lung infections during chemotherapy.

It is known that chemotherapy drugs kill dividing cells, including cells in the bone marrow that give rise to different immune cells. However, this can lead to a dramatic reduction … Continue Reading Previously unknown immune cell identified, which protects against lung infections during chemotherapy.

Physical inactivity cost the world $67 billion in 2013 says first ever estimate.

The pandemic of physical inactivity is associated with a range of chronic diseases and early deaths. Despite the well documented disease burden, the economic burden of physical inactivity remains unquantified … Continue Reading Physical inactivity cost the world $67 billion in 2013 says first ever estimate.

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