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Long-term study supports link between inflammation and cognitive problems in older breast cancer survivors

To summarize: Higher levels of inflammatory C-reactive protein were found in older breast cancer survivors who experienced cognitive problems. The study is one of the first long-term assessments to link chronic inflammation to cognitive decline in breast cancer survivors. resource: UCLA Scientists are still trying to understand why many breast cancer survivors experience troubling cognitive …

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U.S. cancer death rates steadily decline, with more survivors than ever | CNN

U.S. cancer death rates steadily decline, with more survivors than ever | CNN

CNN — More people in the United States are surviving cancer than ever before, according to a new report from the American Association for Cancer Research. Over the past three years, the number of cancer survivors in the United States—defined as living people diagnosed with cancer—has increased by more than a million. There were 18 …

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Cannibalism at Camp Stutthof: Holocaust survivors witness life in 'hell'

Cannibalism at Camp Stutthof: Holocaust survivors witness life in ‘hell’

A Holocaust survivor told a shocked German court on Tuesday how starving prisoners were kept alive by eating the body parts of death row prisoners. Risa Silbert, 93, spoke to the Itzehoe District Court in Shleswig-Holstein via video link from her home in Australia about the daily atrocities she and other prisoners faced at Stutthof …

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