Condition Center: Esophageal Cancer

Aspirin May Decrease Cancer Risk

Aspirin is one of the cheapest and most common medicines available. Regular use of aspirin has been linked to lower risk of heart problems, but it ma...

Cancer Signs Women Might Miss

Many cancers are not detected until it's too late. But there are some early signs of cancer that women might overlook. Knowing the symptoms to look f...

Weighing in on Teen Cancer Risks

Obesity in adults is linked to increased risks of esophageal cancer, a nasty disease that’s on the rise in the US, Europe and Israel. Researchers h...

Does NSAID Use Impact GI Cancers?

Aspirin is an intriguing medicine because it helps to control inflammation, which plays a big role in a number of diseases — including cancer. So d...

Managing to Avoid Esophageal Cancer

If you’ve ever had heartburn, you know it can be very uncomfortable. Ongoing heartburn, a symptom of acid reflux, can progress to a condition calle...

HPV Expanding its Cancer Roster

It’s well known that the human papillomavirus (HPV) is linked to cervical cancer. The virus is also associated with other genital cancers, as well ...

Cancer Clinical Trial Becomes Futile

Sometimes clinical trials have to be stopped because the therapy being tested does more harm than good. This is what happened in recent esophageal ca...