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Researchers find key to drug resistant bowel cancer
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.10]
Blocking a molecule could bypass bowel cancer's defence against the drug cetuximab, according to new research presented at the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Cancer Conference in...

Study finds colorectal cancer rates have risen dramatically in Gen X and millennials
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.03.02]
A new study finds that compared to people born around 1950, when colorectal cancer risk was lowest, those born in 1990 have double the risk of colon cancer and quadruple the risk of rectal cancer.

Poor metabolic health associated with increased risk for colorectal cancer in normal-weight postmenopausal women
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.02.02]
Among postmenopausal women who were normal weight, those who were metabolically unhealthy had a significantly increased risk for colorectal cancer compared with those who were metabolically healthy.

Patient study suggests broader genetic testing for colorectal cancer risk
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.02.01]
A new study among more than 1000 colorectal cancer patients at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has revealed that a surprising number of patients, about 10% in total, show mutations in genes thought to...

Gut bacteria mediate link between diet and colorectal cancer
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.01.27]
Past studies have shown that diet affects the risk of colorectal cancer. New research suggests that this may be down to how diet alters the gut microbiome.

Vitamin E and selenium don't prevent polyps that can lead to colorectal cancer
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.26]
Eight years ago, results from a landmark cancer prevention trial run by SWOG showed that a daily dose of vitamin E and selenium did not prevent prostate cancer.

Colorectal cancer screening initiative shows promise
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.15]
The Ohio State University have trialed a colorectal cancer screening initiative for relatives of colorectal cancer patients. The results are promising.

Colorectal cancer: Molecule that stops cells becoming cancerous identified
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.13]
Using human cells and mice, scientists reveal the molecule NLRC3 plays key role in stopping abnormal growth of colon cells and protecting against cancer.

Diet, the gut microbiome, and colorectal cancer: are they linked?
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.12]
Recent evidence from animal models suggests a role for specific types of intestinal bacteria in the development of colorectal cancer (CRC).

Colorectal Cancers on the Rise in Younger Adults
Source: MedicineNet Colonoscopy Specialty [2016.12.01]
Title: Colorectal Cancers on the Rise in Younger Adults
Category: Health News
Created: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Fat in feces points to early presence of colorectal cancer
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.10.27]
Metabolic fingerprint' matches changes in tumor tissues.Scientists at Washington State University and Johns Hopkins Medical School have discovered a fast, noninvasive method that could lead to...

Link between obesity and increased risk of colorectal cancer revealed
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.01.18]
Obesity has long been associated with increased risk of colorectal cancer, but the link has never been understood.

Colorectal Cancer Pictures Slideshow: Understanding Cancer of the Colon
Source: MedicineNet Rectal Bleeding Specialty [2013.06.07]
Title: Colorectal Cancer Pictures Slideshow: Understanding Cancer of the Colon
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/21/2009 12:59:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2013 12:00:00 AM

Microbial Signature for Liver Cancer: Gastro Endo News Report
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology [2017.03.22]
(MedPage Today) -- Also: colorectal cancer increasing in young adults, decreasing in older adults

Why the High CRC Rate in Latino--Genes, Stigma, or Other Factors?
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines [2017.03.20]
Colorectal cancer is the second most common cause of cancer death in the Latino population. Drs John Marshall and Marcia Cruz-Correa discuss which factors are at play.
Ruesch Center

Lifestyle choices condition colon and rectal cancer risk more than genetics
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.03.09]
Researchers of the Colorectal Cancer research group of Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL), led by Dr.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center researchers find colon polyps linked to lifestyle factors
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.13]
Lifestyle factors like cigarette smoking and red meat consumption are known to be associated with an increased risk of colon polyps which can lead to colorectal cancer.

Smoking increases risk of precancerous colorectal lesions in women more than in men
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.07]
Men are more likely to develop colorectal cancer or its precursors than women. A new study conducted by MedUni Vienna shows that known risk factors do not explain this difference between the sexes.

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