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Prostate Cancer Prevention
"If you've been diagnosed with prostate cancer always seek medical advice before using the herbs and supplements so that the medic will guide your treatment routine. Some alternative treatments for prostate cancer may be harmful when used with standard ... [...]
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Researchers explore role of vitamin D in remyelination
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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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18th annual breast cancer walk returns to Louisville's Waterfront
Last year, more than 20,000 participants in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer helped raise more than $640,000 in Louisville alone. According to the American Cancer Society Cancer Facts & Figures 2015, more than 231,840 in America, with more than ... [...]
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Scientists create 'breast cancer diagnosis pill'
They found that the imaging agent binds specifically to cancer cells with "little" background noise in the image. The team now plan to formulate the pill for humans. If successful, the new technique could benefit women with "dense" breast tissue whose ... [...]
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Pure maple syrup may help fight Alzheimer's: Study
“Natural food products such as green tea, red wine, berries, curcumin and pomegranates continue to be studied for their potential benefits in combating Alzheimer's disease,” said Navindra P Seeram from the University of Rhode Island, who led the second ... [...]
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Sign up for Pink Ribbon Breakfast
Proceeds from this year's Pink Ribbon Breakfasts will go towards breast cancer research, with a focus on support for clinical trials, immunotherapies, preventing the spread of cancer, improving clinical practice for better patient outcomes, and ... [...]
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To your good health: Relative looking for second opinion on older relative …
ANSWER: Rising PSA after cancer treatment typically is due to cancer returning, not an increase in normal prostate. However, that does not mean that your friend “must” have treatment. Goals for cancer treatment in an 83-year-old man may be very ... [...]
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Diagnosis and Treatment Is Just the Start: Issues Facing the Young With Breast …
A breast cancer diagnosis is obviously devastating at any age. Forget chemo-induced puking and hairloss, the issues facing younger women going through cancer treatment go much deeper, but are often ignored and belittled by healthcare professionals. [...]
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Busted! Breast cancer, money and the media Part ten: Bad Data: Audit Trail
Registry data is not easily corrected when biopsies or treatments reveal that an initial diagnosis was incorrect. The registry does not track most recurrences of a cancer. Doctors can also have different diagnostic takes on the same tumor, confusing ... [...]
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6 natural remedies for arthritis you should try!
Although this condition is commonly seen in elderly people, young people (middle-aged and even children) may also be prone to various types of arthritis. Unlike conventional medications used to treat this joint disorder, there are few natural remedies ... [...]
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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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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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