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The article examines the role of different diets in modulating the gut microbiota to prevent and treat cancer, highlighting potential benefits of intermittent fasting and the Mediterranean diet.

Ferroptosis, which is linked to tumour suppression, may influence the development of gastric cancer. Research focuses on predictive models, exploring its role in tumour pathogenesis.

The article addresses the topic of human papillomavirus (HPV), a DNA virus transmitted primarily sexually and known to cause precancerous and cancerous lesions in various parts of the body, particularly the cervix.

The health risks associated with the use of e-cigarettes, initially promoted as safer alternatives to tobacco. Research highlights mechanisms detrimental to health, including effects at the cellular and genetic levels. The article also highlights how the perception of safety, especially among young people, can be misleading and potentially dangerous.

The risk of breast cancer in transgender people undergoing hormone therapies, indicating a potential increased risk. However, the overall prevalence remains low.