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New drugs could treat resistant prostate cancers
The drugs, called Hsp90 inhibitors, which are already in clinical trials for several types of cancer, specifically target and inactivate a mechanism commonly used by prostate cancer cells to evade the effects of standard treatment, the findings showed. [...]
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Videoconference behavior therapy improves chemotherapy-related cognitive …
“This is what we believe is the first randomized study with an active control condition that demonstrates improvement in cognitive symptoms in breast cancer survivors with long-term memory complaints,” Ferguson said in a press release. “MAAT ... [...]
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Bill in Milford woman's memory will improve cancer awareness
Norwalk_051008_ Chris Campbell, Director and Co-Exective Producer, talks to Mary Ann Wasil Nilan, who plays the part of teacher Jane Hoff, as the crew films a scene at Roton Middle School for the "Frederick Douglass" episode from the upcoming CT ... [...]
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Former supermodel Janice Dickinson reveals breast cancer diagnosis
The cancer, which Dickinson's doctor caught in its early stages, is the most common type of non-invasive breast cancer. DCIS is not seen as life-threatening but can increase the odds of developing invasive breast cancer, according to Breastcancer.org. [...]
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Tracy Anderson Was Surprised to Learn These Celebrities Are Doing Her Workouts
The wellness expert spoke to PEOPLE during a Saturday workout event benefitting Breast Cancer Research Fund (BCRF) at Miami's swanky Bal Harbour Shops, and said she recently learned that her in-person clientele are not her only famous fans. [...]
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A view from Dave Trott: Common sense beats brains
While he was there, he noticed a poster saying Afro-Caribbean men were twice as likely to get prostate cancer. They offered a free blood test that only took ... He didn't just talk about any of the facts they'd already heard. Because, being men, they ... [...]
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Scientists develop a drug that offers better treatment for prostate cancer
The Institute of Cancer Research findings provide vital information about the role of Hsp90 in drug-resistant prostate cancers, and open up potential new routes to cancer treatment based on blocking this or related proteins. (Read: 8 symptoms of ... [...]
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Woman with metastatic breast cancer talks struggles and triumphs
Today, DiCanto says it's the first time she feels Breast Cancer Awareness Month is including women like her. A Times Square billboard now sheds light on Metastatic Breast Cancer with flashing facts about the disease and featuring the faces and images ... [...]
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Walk for mum: classic on Sunday
Come for a walk on Mother's Day, May 8, and help raise funds for breast cancer research. The Mother's Day Classic is on again and Yvonne Shaw is encouraging locals to come for a walk around Lake Forbes for the cause. An outstanding $3.1 million was ... [...]
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Mammothon helps battle breast cancer
Julie Grant knew she was overdue for a mammogram. “I had not had one in two years,” says Grant. “I'd been putting it off not because I didn't want to go, but I just couldn't find the time to make an appointment.” When Grant heard about the Ontario ... [...]
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Janice Dickinson Reveals She Has Breast Cancer
An emergency mammogram and biopsy found that Janice is suffering from early stage ductal carcinoma in situ – a common form of the disease that starts in the milk ducts. Throughout the interview, Janice choked back tears, but the strength and power we ... [...]
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NewLink Genetics Corporation: NewLink Genetics Reports First Quarter 2016 …
Additionally, there are ongoing clinical development programs and data on induced immune responses targeting non-small-cell lung cancer, melanoma, prostate cancer and kidney cancer. ... studies; its plans related to moving additional indications into ... [...]
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