Do ACE Inhibitors Cause Lung Cancer?

Researchers say ACE inhibitors can increase your lung cancer risk, but other experts say the benefits outweigh the risks. Dr. Syed Jafri, an oncologist with McGovern Medical School at UTHealth/UT Physicians and Memorial Hermann Hospital in Texas, shared his thoughts about lung cancer and ACE inhibitors for my latest Healthline article.

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Lowering pH inside cells may put the brakes on cancer growth

A new study focusing on the environment inside cancer cells may lead to new targeted treatment strategies. Moffitt Cancer Center researchers, in collaboration with colleagues from the University of Maryland and the Institute for Research in Biomedicine Barcelona, suggests that lowering the pH inside cancer cells to make it more acidic can slow down the growth and spread of the disease, and possibly provide new options for treatment. Their results were published in Nature Communications.

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