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HIFU prostate cancer treatment coming to Alabama patients as Urology Centers …
"As a regional leader in the treatment of prostate cancer, we want to ensure that Urology Centers of Alabama is on the leading edge of all therapies that may offer our patients an advantage in treating their cancer," said Mark DeGuenther, M.D ... [...]
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Low Disease Activity Can Persist after TNF Withdrawal in RA
A sizable number of patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who withdrew from biologic therapy were able to remain in low disease activity or clinical remission after 1 year, although the numbers were higher for those who continued on the ... [...]
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Baseline subject characteristics predictive of compliance with study-mandated …
In the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial (PCPT), subjects were assessed for prostate cancer after 7 years by a study-mandated prostate biopsy. Factors predictive of biopsy compliance included compliance with on-study medical therapy a year prior, age ... [...]
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High white blood cell ratio linked to recurrence risk in early stage breast cancer
All the women had early stage breast cancer, defined as stages I or II, with no spread to other parts of the body. On the basis of their blood counts taken after diagnosis, but before treatment, 134 of the women had a low NLR (1.97 or lower) and 166 ... [...]
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Study: Early breast cancer treatments respond well to less aggressive radiation
Today, doctors from Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust addressed the 10th European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC-10) and, according to Eureka Alert, discussed their findings regarding radiation and breast cancer. According to their study, ... [...]
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Wolf's prostate cancer to be treated with radioactive seeds
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf says he will have radioactive seeds implanted to treat what he calls a treatable form of prostate cancer he first disclosed last month. The 67-year-old Wolf discussed the treatment Wednesday during an ... [...]
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Woman diagnosed with breast cancer at 25 urges others to get checked
Breast cancer also didn't run rampant in her family -- her grandmother had been diagnosed with it, but not until well into her 80s. “There were no real symptoms, there was just the lump under my armpit in the breast area,” Cooper, now 26, told FoxNews.com. [...]
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2016 – Frontier Pharma: Breast Cancer Market Research Review Report: Hexa Reports
The breast cancer pipeline is the largest in the pharmaceutical industry, with 1,050 products in active development across all stages. The range of mechanisms of action employed by these compounds is also highly diverse, especially in comparison to the ... [...]
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Classifying BPH Using MRI Appears Better than Ultrasound, May Improve …
As an aid in clinical use and treatment options, researchers retrospectively evaluated magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of histologically diagnosed BPH patients, showing the advantages of MRI not only to differentiate BPH from prostate cancer but also ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer Awareness
The best defence about prostate cancer is to know the facts. Come along and talk to the volunteer from Prostate Cancer UK to get more information about prostate cancer. Print event » Email event to a friend » Report event » · See now Cinema listings » ... [...]
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Curcumin shows heart health benefits by 'multiple mechanisms'
The new study adds to the potential heart health benefits of the ingredient. New Zealand white rabbits were divided into three groups: The first group was feed a normal diet, and the second and third groups were fed a high-cholesterol diet with or ... [...]
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Progenics Pharmaceuticals begins Phase 3 study of 1404; prostate cancer …
This Phase 3 clinical trial is expected to enroll approximately 450 patients with newly diagnosed low-grade prostate cancer who are candidates for active surveillance, but nonetheless are planning to undergo radical prostatectomy. This multi-center ... [...]
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Hormone Therapy and Weight Management
Hospitals and cancer treatment centers usually have a nutritionist on staff who are familiar with the weight gain side-effects of these drugs. If your insurance does not cover seeing a nutritionist, check out the free seminars that are available where ... [...]
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World-class breast cancer research—right here in Wisconsin
Dr. Tjoe specializes in breast disease and is dedicated to caring for, educating and treating women diagnosed with breast cancer, as well as those at risk for developing the disease. In addition, she's a member of a team of world-class researchers ... [...]
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Chronic Prostatitis Natural Treatment with Diuretic and Anti-inflammatory Pill …
For millions of urinary and reproductive system disease suffering male population of the world, the website http://www.diureticspill.com/ brings a new ray of hope with their effective natural treatments. As per an estimate, more than 30 million men ... [...]
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Skye Bank Partners Group on Cancer Awareness
In commemoration of this year's World Cancer Day, Skye Bank Plc and a non-governmental organisation, COPE Foundation, are unveiling a book on cancer as well as creating screening centres where members of the public can be screened of the disease. [...]
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