Archive: 06/26/2009

Dietary fat linked to pancreatic cancer

High intake of dietary fats from red meat and dairy products was associated with an increased risk of pancreatic cancer, according to a new study published online June 26 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

dateJun 26, 2009 in Cancer
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Insulin analogue glargine possibly increases cancer risk

The risk of cancer possibly increases if patients with diabetes use the long-acting insulin analogue glargine instead of human insulin. The Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG), in collaboration with ...

dateJun 26, 2009 in Cancer
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Race origins and health disparites

Much is often said about the glaring statistics showing that some racial and ethnic minorities face greater risks than whites when it comes to health.

dateJun 26, 2009 in Health
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