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High Risk of Arthritis in Down's Syndrome

"Despite the higher prevalence and incidence, delay in diagnosis is a feature consistently reported, and as a result of delayed diagnosis they also have delayed treatment and have significant joint damage and disability at the time of diagnosis," she …

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Newly Discovered 'Network Drugs' Could Treat Resistant Prostate Cancer

Newly discovered network drugs are an effective treatment for resistant prostate cancer, according to a new research. Prostate cancer patients are typically prescribed with hormone therapies to suppress androgen stimulation. However, some of the …

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Personalised Cancer Treatment Hope After Study

Scientists have built up the most complete picture yet of genetic changes that cause breast cancer – providing "crucial" opportunities for new treatments. A study involving the complete genetic codes of 560 people from around the world found 93 genes …

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Faith 'Never Been Stronger' for Pregnant Woman Delaying Brain Tumor Treatment …

Kim and Phil Vaillancourt were interviewed at their home in Tonawanda, N.Y., March 11, 2016. Shortly after learning she was pregnant, Kim was diagnosed with aggressive brain cancer, and was rushed into surgery to remove two tumors that doctors said …

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Wdowik column: The varied benefits of the seed family

The same can be said of seeds, with their make-up of protein, fiber, healthful fats and antioxidants, the powerful substances that destroy free radicals and reduce our risk of inflammation, diabetes, heart disease and some types of cancer. All of the …

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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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How to pair up foods to boost their health properties

It's a powerful force that adds up to give impressive results – helping the body absorb more of the food's vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, and in turn, possibly lowering your risk of cancer, heart disease, stroke and diabetes. Dietitian Elaine …

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Boise couple fights cancer on two fronts

The Race for the Cure raises money for screenings and mammograms, support services for people with breast cancer and for research. Diane and Will Hughes have actually been fighting the disease on two fronts. Diane got her breast cancer diagnosis in …

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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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