Cancer

Genomic Health Test To Guide Chemo Per New Breast Cancer Rule

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Related topics: Genetics, Genomics, Chemotherapy, Breast Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Mackenzie Mckee's Mom Has Stopped Her Cancer Treatments

Post by Nicole Pomarico. Well, this is devastating. On this season of Teen Mom OG, we've been watching Mackenzie McKee cope with her mother's cancer battle, and now, there's a sad update. Mackenzie's mom has stopped her cancer treatments, and we...
Related topics: Oncology

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Depression, Anxiety Linked To Opioid Use In Women With Breast Cancer

The findings should encourage doctors to better manage mental health in patients with breast cancer and spur care providers to consider alternative pain management such as physical therapy, massage and acupuncture, the researchers say.
Related topics: Depression, Anxiety, Breast Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Super-powered Immune Cells - Leading The Next Cancer Breakthrough

Ground-breaking immune therapy promises to deliver vital evidence in the fight against cancer as researchers from the Centre for Cancer Biology open a new clinical trial using genetically engineered immune cells to treat solid cancers.
Related topics: Oncology, Medical Research, Clinical Trials, Genetics

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Yet Another Health Problem Linked To Air Pollution: Eye Disease

It’s no secret that air pollution isn’t good for your health. In particular, exposure to the byproducts of burning the fuel that powers most of our motor vehicles has been linked to higher risk of lung cancer, respiratory infections,...
Related topics: Stroke, Lung Cancer, Oncology

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The Emperor Of All Maladies’ New Clothes

A physical and psychological trial, cancer also poses the ongoing challenge of finding apparel for bodies altered by treatment.
Related topics: Psychology, Oncology

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Uspstf Expands Brca-testing Recs In Women

(MedPage Today) -- Adds ancestry and personal cancer history into considerations for risk assessment
Related topics: Oncology

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Total Chemo Dose Still Matters In Breast Cancer

(MedPage Today) -- Worse survival with cumulative dose
Related topics: Chemotherapy, Breast Cancer, Oncology

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Unprecedented Therapy Found Effective For Blood Cancer Patients With No Treatment Options

Mount Sinai researchers have found a new type of therapy to be effective for patients with a particular type of bone marrow cancer that is resistant to several standard therapies, according to results of a clinical trial published in The New England...
Related topics: Bone Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research, Clinical Trials

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Oral Antibiotic Use Linked To Risk For Colorectal Cancer

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 21, 2019 -- Oral antibiotic use is associated with an increased risk for colon cancer and a reduced risk for rectal cancer, according to a study published online Aug. 20 in Gut. Jiajia Zhang, M.D., M.P.H., from the Bloomberg-Kimmel...
Related topics: Oral Cancer, Antibiotics, Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Selinexor Offers Hope Against A Tough-to-treat Blood Cancer

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 21, 2019 -- Patients with a form of blood cancer known as multiple myeloma who haven't responded to other therapies might have a new weapon against the disease, researchers say. A drug called selinexor appeared to help patients...
Related topics: Oncology, Medical Research

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Medical News Today: Antibiotics And Bowel Cancer: Study Finds Link

A study looking at antibiotics and bowel cancer concludes that the drugs might increase the risk of colon cancer, but lower the risk of rectal cancer.
Related topics: Antibiotics, Colon Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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A Potent Cancer Therapy, An Instagram Hoax, And More News

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Related topics: Oncology, Instagram

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The Challenge: Make And Purify A Medical Isotope That Must Be Used The Same Day

Two radioactive isotopes of the metallic element scandium, or Sc, appear to be ideal for visualizing, and then destroying, solid tumors. A barrier, however, blocks their use—the inability to rapidly produce and purify the isotopes in useful...

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New Pathway For Potential Glioblastoma Treatment

A team has discovered a new pathway that may help suppress the development of glioblastoma tumors, one of the deadliest forms of cancer.
Related topics: Glioblastoma, Medical Research, Oncology

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Swallowable Device To Detect Pre-cancerous Barrett's Esophagus Receives Fda 510(k) Clearance

Investigators at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center developed the test for early detection of Barrett's esophagus that offers promise for preventing deaths from esophageal...
Related topics: Food And Drug Administration, Medical Research

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Uc San Diego Researchers Convert Pro-tumor Macrophages Into Cancer Killers

University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers identified a new therapeutic approach in mouse models that halts drug resistance and cancer progression by using an antibody that induces the immune system via macrophages to seek and...
Related topics: Medical Research, Oncology

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Nuclear Physics Detector Tech Used In Cancer Treatment Monitoring System

The OARtrac(r) system includes technologies that are based on a novel application of scintillating material in fiber form. Doctors can insert these scintillating fibers into the human body via a catheter to monitor the radiation that cancer patients...
Related topics: Oncology, Catheter

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More Antibiotics, Higher Odds For Colon Cancer?

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 21, 2019 -- Taking certain antibiotics -- especially multiple times or for long courses -- may put you at risk for colon cancer, a large new study suggests. The researchers found that as people's antibiotic use increased, their...
Related topics: Antibiotics, Colon Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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'forever Chemicals' Linked To Cancer And Developmental Issues Lurk In The Blood Of Almost Every...

Most humans are exposed to PFAS through food and water, but the chemicals have also been found in clothing and cosmetics.
Related topics: Oncology

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