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New international exercise guidelines for cancer survivors

New international exercise guidelines for cancer survivors

The updated recommendations outline specific ‘exercise prescriptions’ to address common side effects associated with cancer diagnoses and treatment.

Science says when kids participate in team-based extracurricular activities, they have better mental health

Science says when kids participate in team-based extracurricular activities, they have better mental health

Extracurricular activities that nurture a sense of belonging with peers appear to bolster preteen’s mental health.

Study finds lack of racial diversity in cancer drug clinical trials

Study finds lack of racial diversity in cancer drug clinical trials

New research led by Jonathan Loree found a lack of racial and ethnic diversity in clinical trials for cancer drugs.

High insulin production may contribute to pancreatic cancer

High insulin production may contribute to pancreatic cancer

Led by PhD student Anni Zhang, UBC study is first to demonstrate a causal link between high insulin levels and pancreatic cancer.