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Cancer Treatment

More Women With Breast Cancer Undergoing Genetic Testing
Assessment of a young woman's genetic risk after a breast cancer diagnosis can affect treatment decisions and the results can also have health implications for her relatives. It could also be due to the so-called Angelina Jolie effect, with the massive ... [...]
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Breast cancer survivor Jacky organises a national Booby Cupcake Week
“There are plenty of cancer support groups out there but there's nothing to help you once you the cancer is gone but you're still dealing with the aftermath of the treatment,” said Jacky, who started a support group for breast cancer survivors to ... [...]
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New Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Test Can 'Smell' Cancer In Urine Sample
Knowing this, the cardio-oncology program of the university has made a decision to shift its focus on toning down the heart disease risk factors in patients, mainly the ones receiving the prostate cancer treatment known as androgen deprivation therapy ... [...]
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Gene previously observed only in brain is important driver of metastatic …
If breast cancer is caught in its earliest stages, all patients who are treated successfully are alive five years after treatment, according to the National Cancer Institute. However, when breast cancer metastasizes, or spreads from the breast to other ... [...]
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Researchers one step closer to cracking Alzheimer's puzzle
Research groups at TIFR, Mumbai, IISc, Bangalore and the University of Toronto working together, may have gotten the closest yet to figuring out how the toxic form of the Alzheimer's molecule looks. This brings with it implications of development of ... [...]
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Breast Cancer Mortality After Diagnosis of DCIS
Hello. I am Andrew Kaunitz, professor and associate chairman in the OB/GYN Department at the University of Florida, Jacksonville. Today, I would like to discuss a landmark study of women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) that clarifies ... [...]
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Aromatase Inhibitors Reduce Contralateral Breast Cancer
When compared with women who were not treated with endocrine therapy after breast cancer, women who took tamoxifen for four years or longer had a 61 percent reduced risk of developing another cancer in the opposite breast, stated Gretchen Gierach, ... [...]
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Patent Profile: VM Institute of Research Receives Patent for Method of …
The '270 patent, which is assigned to the VM Institute of Research (Montreal, Canada), contains claims to a method of treating breast cancer in a subject having triple negative breast cancer. For some time doctors and scientists hypothesized that the ... [...]
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Enzalutamide Superior to Bicalutamide in Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer
Survival with enzalutamide, an androgen inhibitor, was superior to bicalutamide in the treatment of men with castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC).1 Bicalutamide is currently the most common antiandrogen agent used in the second-line treatment of ... [...]
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Two Natural Prostate Therapies Strike Out
"The positive and significant beneficial effects on PSA parameters achieved, coupled with corresponding laboratory effects on prostate cancer in vitro cell growth and apoptosis warrant further testing," said lead investigator Allan Pantuck, MD ... [...]
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Patient of shamed surgeon Ian Paterson: 'I beat cancer with natural remedies'
Naomi underwent a mastectomy of her left breast at Solihull Hospital. But instead of chemotherapy and radiotherapy, she decided to undergo an 18-day “rational, natural, therapeutic regime” in America. The programme included changing her diet and ... [...]
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Vitamin E improves bone density for women but not men: Study
Antioxidants may reduce oxidative stress in men with prostate cancer · Obese paradox? People needing more vitamin E are getting less .... Food Vision 2016 Event Programme WRBM - Food Vision. Bio-efficient curcumin with CNTM (PNS Technology) [...]
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