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Cancer Nutrition

By Chesire Que ,RND, RN, RD   In 2020, approximately 15 million new cancer cases will be diagnosed, 12 million of which will lead to death…



By Deedee Siytangco ANGELTHOUGHTS A lie doesn’t become truth, wrong doesn’t become right, and evil doesn’t become good just because it’s accepted by a majority.…

THE SWEET LIFE Raissa Gan won't let cancer stop her from eating sweets

This girl is a tough cookie

By Mae Lorraine Rafols Lorenzo Photos by Jovel Lorenzo Nothing can stop 14-year old Raissa Gan, a self-confessed girl-with-a-sweet-tooth, from enjoying her favorite sweet treats…


What to eat to beat cancer

By Cheshire Que, RND, RN, RD When an individual is diagnosed with cancer, he or she would naturally adapt some lifestyle modification, which includes diet.…

The progress, and the gap, in cancer survival rates are especially large for childhood cancers, according to the CONCORD-3 study covering 71 nations and 18 types of cancer, published in the medical journal The Lancet. (AFP / MANILA BULLETIN)

Global cancer survival up, but progress uneven: study

By Agence France-Presse Cancer survival is increasing across the world but large gaps endure between nations, while some cancers remain hard to treat everywhere, according…


Why Filipinos are prone to liver cancer

By Eduardo Gonzales, MD What makes Filipinos prone to liver cancer? How deadly is this cancer? —   Liver cancer, which refers to cancer that…