All posts tagged "endometrial cancer"

  • Pap Test Can Be Used to Detect Ovarian and Endometrial Cancers

    Using the same samples used to screen for abnormal cervical cells, researchers have now found a way to also screen for ovarian and endometrial cancer. The new test uses DNA sequencing to detect changes that are characteristic...

    • Posted January 11, 2013
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  • Coffee Consumption Linked to Reduced Risk of Endometrial Cancer

    Drinking coffee has been linked to a reduced risk of  developing certain diseases, and new research shows that endometrial cancer is among them. The recently published study found that women drinking 4 cups per day had a...

    • Posted November 28, 2011
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  • Weight Gain in Adulthood Linked to Endometrial Cancer

    New research has found a clear link between weight gain and endometrial cancer in postmenopausal women. Scientists examined weight changes in nearly 40,000 women, hypothesizing that yoyo dieting could be linked to disease. They found no link...

    • Posted November 1, 2011
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  • 150 Minutes Exercise a Week May Reduce Risk of Endometrial Cancer

    Women who exercise for 150 minutes a week or more may see a reduced risk of endometrial cancer, despite whether or not they are overweight, according to data presented at the Ninth Annual AACR Frontiers in Cancer...

    • Posted November 9, 2010
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  • Vitamin D Can Reduce Increased Risk of Endometrial Cancer in Obese Women

    Findings from an animal study suggest that obese women can reduce their increased risk of endometrial disease if they take vitamin D supplements. The scientists report that 25 percent of obese mice fed a vitamin D supplemented...

    • Posted September 22, 2010
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