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Early Treatment Approaches in Prostate Cancer
Panelists:Raoul S. Concepcion, MD, FACS, Urology Associates; Michael D. Fabrizio, MD, FACS, Eastern Virginia Medical School; Jorge A. Garcia, MD, FACP, Taussig Cancer Institute; Judd W. Moul, MD, FACS, Duke University Medical Center; Charles J. [...]
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Prostate cancer treated more aggressively in the city
Many men with early-stage prostate cancer may not need treatment right away, or ever, because these tumors often don't grow fast enough to cause symptoms or prove fatal. Treatment can have side effects such as impotence and incontinence. [...]
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Doctor's Tip: Cherries (and other treatments) for gout
Gout is a painful, acute arthritis, more common in men than women, that classically affects the joint at the base of the big toe, although it sometimes affects other joints. If gout recurs over several years, it can produce chronic degenerative arthritis. [...]
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More people getting cancer since 2010
This was seen almost across the board for all ethnicities, age bands and stages of the disease. The next most common cancer is breast cancer, which accounts for almost one in three cancers in women. In the five years from 2010 to 2014, a total of 9,274 ... [...]
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Prostate cancer, the confusion screening
From 50 years, each man must decide whether he did or not ” calibrate their PSA “, ie if it performs a blood test may reveal prostate cancer in the absence of symptoms . And even from 45 years in case of risk factors. And last year, 3 million French ... [...]
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Testicular cancer: seven statistics that you need to know
Before you shake your head at the idea of another themed month, consider this: statistics released last week by men's health charity The Movember Foundation revealed that a shocking number of men still cannot recognise symptoms of the disease ... [...]
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Breast cancer survivor role to empower, uplift
As the breast nurse navigator at Hartford HealthCare's Cancer Institute at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, Gadzinski provides emotional support every day to breast cancer survivors. The institute, on North Mountain Road, is one of five cancer ... [...]
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TESARO Announces Global Prostate Cancer Collaboration and Licensing Agreement …
“This innovative, indication-specific collaboration accelerates efforts to expand the treatment options available for men with prostate cancer and further increases the value of the niraparib franchise.” ... To the extent that statements contained in ... [...]
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Fighting Breast Cancer One Purse at a Time
The loss of this close friend inspired Baekgaard and her partner to create the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer. They made a unique fabric line for their bags with much of the proceeds going to breast cancer research. "We usually find ... [...]
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How To Get Rid Of Gout | How “The Gout Remedy Report” Helps People Treat Gout …
This report is an easy-to-follow remedy, which comes with the most comprehensive knowledge, including alternative methods, tips, and prevention strategies. Moreover, this remedy acts as a natural arthritis treatment, which people should take to get rid ... [...]
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Preventive Antidiarrheal Effective in Subset of Breast Cancer Patients Treated …
Phase II open-label study to characterize incidence and severity of diarrhea in patients with early-stage HER2-positive breast cancer treated with neratinib and intensive loperamide prophylaxis [webcast]. Puma Biotechnology Update Call; December 21, ... [...]
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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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[Localized intermediate- to high-risk prostate cancer].
BACKGROUND - National and international guidelines recommend radical prostatectomy (RP) and radiotherapy (EBRT) as standard treatment for intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancer. Survival benefit of RP in prostate cancer has been proven in ... [...]
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Harding University Pharmacy Professor Publishes Breast Cancer Research
After undergoing treatment to eradicate the hormone-positive breast cancer, postmenopausal patients will take one of three aromatase inhibitors, which prevents the production of estrogen, to prevent the cancer from returning. Kamdem and his team ... [...]
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Celldex Ends Late-Stage Vaccine Study For Rare Brain Cancer
Celldex Therapeutics Inc. has suspended its late-stage study for a brain cancer vaccine after an analysis found that the vaccine was not any more effective than standard chemotherapy. By Cheri ... The Data Safety and Monitoring Board's analysis ... [...]
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PrECISE Project to Construct Computational Models to Improve Prostate Cancer …
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – An international consortium called the Personalized Engine for Cancer Integrative Study and Evaluation (PrECISE) intends to develop computational approaches for studying prostate cancer that consortium members hope will ... [...]
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