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'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman dies from colon cancer at 43

Boseman became the first black superhero to get his own standalone film in the record-breaking Marvel franchise with 2018's 'Black Panther'

29 Aug 2020 8:57 AM

Intestinal stem cell can be linked with dietary fat, colon cancer

Studies reveal that intestinal stem cell genes may link dietary fat, colon cancer.

26 Nov 2019 9:11 AM

Increased intake of antibiotics can cause colon cancer

Studies reveal that antibiotics may increase risk of colon cancer.

23 Aug 2019 9:42 AM

Reduce risk of pre-cancerous bowel growth with yogurt

Yogurt may help reduce pre-cancerous bowel growth risk in men: Study.

20 Jun 2019 10:23 AM

Fibre enriched diet reduce the risk of developing specific cancers

Right combination of diet and bacteria limits cancer progression: Study.

02 May 2019 12:08 PM


'Invisible' stool blood tied to increased risk of premature death'

Having blood in stool may be an early warning for a number of diseases, and could indicate the need for lifestyle change.

21 Jul 2018 3:15 PM

Common toothpaste ingredient may up colon cancer risk: study

It alters gut bacteria and increases the risk of colon cancer.

31 May 2018 5:09 PM

More activity, healthier diet tied to extended survival after colon cancer

Eating more red and processed meat was not associated with survival or cancer recurrence.

19 Apr 2018 3:14 PM

Here's how increasing fiber in diet can help prevent colon cancer

Meanwhile insoluble fiber promotes bowel movements and creates a softening action in the digestive system.

16 Apr 2018 9:34 AM

Certain iron supplements linked to colon cancer

Most of the iron that the body needs is obtained through food such as meat, fish, vegetables, fruits and whole grains.

12 Apr 2018 4:39 PM


Red meat may increase risk of colon cancer in women

It is estimated that around 1 in 5 bowel cancers in the UK are linked to eating these meats.

03 Apr 2018 6:20 PM

Watch out for colon cancer

As more young and middle aged persons are being diagnosed with colon cancer in India, there is emphasis on early detection.

26 Mar 2018 4:31 AM

Eating almonds, walnuts may help fight colon cancer: study

The results highlight the importance of emphasising dietary and life-style factors in colon cancer survivorship.

01 Mar 2018 3:47 PM

Tumours grow where these gut bacteria thrive

Here is what a new study found.

04 Feb 2018 2:47 PM

Eating high-cholesterol diet may up colon cancer risk: study

The stem cells ability to multiply increased in both groups.

27 Jan 2018 12:21 PM


Butter, sausages may cause tumours to form 100 times faster

Here is what a new study has found.

26 Jan 2018 6:38 PM

'Inflammatory' diet linked to higher risk of colon cancer

This study adds to the previous evidence that a pro-inflammatory diet is associated with several types of diseases.

24 Jan 2018 6:53 PM

Eating more fibre tied to lower mortality with colon cancer, says study

Changing the diet after the diagnosis to add more fibre was also linked with survival benefits.

07 Nov 2017 8:19 AM

Eating purple potatoes slashes risk of colon cancer

According to studies, other colourful fruits and vegetables, such as broccoli and red grapes, could bring the same beneficial effects.

23 Sep 2017 11:28 AM

Turmeric’s various health benefits for women

Ladies taken note!

30 Aug 2017 2:14 PM