Karen Basen-Engquist is a psychologist who works with cancer survivors to improve their well-being and quality of life by seeing how to best help them adopt healthier lifestyles. She spoke about her new transdisciplinary center and research involving health and surviving cancer.
People who have high glucose levels, high blood pressure, a large waist and other factors that make them metabolic unhealthy are at increased risk for a premature death and cardiovascular disease, even if they are at a healthy weight, suggests a new analysis.
Postmenopausal women who drink sugary sodas and other beverages may have an increased risk of a common type of endometrial cancer compared to women who do not drink these beverages, according to a recent study.
Understanding how to translate cancer prevention recommendations into action is one of the “critical gaps” in research that can save lives, finds a new study that identifies ten critical gaps in breast cancer research.
Published on December 18, 2013