Tag Archives: cancer

Research Report News Podcast: Metformin May Reduce Cancer Mortality Risk

Researchers have recently found that metformin could reduce the possibility of mortality from certain cancers in postmenopausal women living with type 2 diabetes. These findings came after a review of data from about 146,000 postmenopausal… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Prolonged Sitting Lowers Life Expectancy

Researchers from Brazil’s University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine have found that sitting for more than three hours each day is responsible for about 3.8% of all-cause deaths in over 54 countries. On average, Americans are said to spend … Read More

Researchers Link Type 1 Diabetes to an Increased Risk for Certain Cancers

A new study examined whether people with type 1 diabetes were more likely than the general public to develop certain types of cancer. Completed by researchers from the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne, Australia, this study… Read More