Home > Medical > Cancer > News News All sections in Cancer » About Cancer » Campaigning for Cancer » Cancer and your Diet » Cancer in Children » Cancer Treatment » Facts and Figures » Leukaemia » Living with Cancer » Multimedia » Cancer News » Real-life Story » Triggers and Prevention » What to read More African Americans die from colon cancer According to researchers African Americans are more likely to die of colon cancer than whites. How sitting too much can cause cancer You may want to stand up to read this: A new study shows that those with the most chair time had worse odds for colon, endometrial cancers. New gene tests speed up tumour evaluation A new method of evaluating tumours could guide patients to the right drug earlier, potentially replacing current tests. Quiz Cancer: are you at risk? » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz Am I eating to optimise my health? » Subscribe Newsletters » Cancer in 3D 8 things that you didn't know caused cancer Fish and exercise combat colon cancer recurrence Recurrence of colon cancer more than doubles if patients eat fish less than twice a week, or if they get less than 60 minutes of moderate exercise a week. Experimental drug may extend lung cancer survival A new "targeted" therapy might help extend the lives of patients with advanced lung cancer who have a relapse after their initial treatment load more articles advertisement From our sponsors A number of good reasons why saving the tooth is a better option Breakfast like a King Alzheimer’s disease – incurable but preventable Cancer is a word that strikes fear into the hearts of many.