How does cancer spread through the body? - Ivan Seah Yu Jun
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Want to learn more about cancer cells? Watch the TED-Ed Lesson: How do cancer cells behave differently from healthy ones. How about preventing cancer in the first place? Watch: Can we eat to starve cancer? a TED Talk by William Li. Want some more ideas about maintaining a healthy diet? Visit the Prevent Cancer Foundation and get some healthy eating ideas that just might reduce your risk of getting cancer! Visit the American Institute for Cancer Research for a list of foods that fight cancer!
What is being done to help cancer patients? Immunotherapy is one option. Visit the American Cancer Society and find out exactly what the options are and the new and upcoming ideas about treating cancer. For even more background on the different immunotherapy treatments visit Cancer Immunotherapy at the Cancer Research Institute site. Read one woman’s story about immunotherapy. View this New York Times Graphic and find out how scientists are helping T-cells fight cancer.
Scientist are still working diligently to find a cure for cancer. One of the latest is “evolving a protein” to help fight it. Visit Stanford and find out more. Can Viruses Be Used to Fight Cancer? This is another option scientists are looking at, listen and learn at NPR’s Science Friday.
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