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New Clarity on Who Needs Mammograms — When
When prostate cancer screening became de rigeur in the 1990s, doctors didn't realize that most of the lesions they would find would not actually need treatment. Studies now suggest that about half of men diagnosed with prostate cancer are over ... [...]
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Enzalutamide (Xtandi) More Effective Than Bicalutamid in Prostate Cancer Trial
The study enrolled patients with metastatic prostate cancer whose disease had progressed despite treatment with a luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) analogue or after surgical castration. The study's primary endpoint was progression-free ... [...]
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New cancer treatment might come with fewer side effects
It can be used to treat spinal cord tumours, sarcomas near the spine or brain, prostate cancer, lung cancer, liver cancer and some children's cancers. Independent expert Prof Gillies McKenna, who is the head of the department of oncology at the ... [...]
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PET/CT beats CT and bone scans for detecting metastatic prostate cancer: study
The study looked at 17 patients, and researchers found that the F-18 DCFBC PET scans were able to detect a larger number of prostate cancer lesions than the other imaging modalities, with 592 positive compared to 520 positive using the other methods. [...]
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Wasp Venom Could Soon Be Used To Treat Breast Cancer
... of side effects - and tumors could even become resistant, but the IRB Barcelona team designed a new therapy based on a peptide - the binding of several amino acids - from wasp venom for its potential use against breast cancer, writes Nature World News. [...]
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Botanical Remedy Shows Promise for Prostate Cancer
In fact, they've been studying such a treatment for prostate cancer — a formula made of botanical extracts, phytonutrients, botanically enhanced medicinal mushrooms, and antioxidants. And though testing is still in the early stages, the findings thus ... [...]
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Green tea compound may form basis for future arthritis therapy
A compound found in green tea, may prove effective in treating rheumatoid arthritis, as its anti-inflammatory action is expressed without blocking other critical cellular functions, US researchers have shown. [...]
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FINALLY…. A TRULY EFFECTIVE HAPPY PILL!
CAPE TOWN, WESTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA, March 12, 2016 /EINPresswire.com/ -- The Khoe and San people of South Africa may have been using a natural anti-depressant for centuries. Sceletium tortuosum also known as Kougoed has traditionally ... [...]
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Trial: Acupuncture Helps With Hot Flashes in Breast Ca
In the "AcCliMaT" study, 190 women with a mean age of 49 years with a diagnosis of breast carcinoma were recruited from five cancer hospitals and one primary healthcare center in northern Italy from March 2010 to October 2013. Almost all of the ... [...]
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Bringing Sexy Mac: Vaginal ejaculation
Luckily, we are taking a break this week from touchy issues drowning in patriarchal thought and sex-negative cultural norms, and instead focusing on the facts. How does vaginal ejaculation work? I've heard it's ... Skene's glands serve as secretory ... [...]
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BCM-95 Curcumin improves chemotherapy's effectiveness in killing …
Cancer cell resistance to chemotherapy is a major cause of death in patients with colorectal cancer. In a first-of-its-kind study, BCM-95® Curcumin was found to improve chemotherapy's effectiveness in killing chemoresistant cells via a mechanism not ... [...]
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EXCLUSIVE: The foods YOU can eat to prevent cancer, reveals Oncology dietitian
Different body tissues have different relationships with nutrients and foods we eat, for example vitamin D is linked to bowel and breast health but not so much prostate health. Higher lycopene levels are related to lower breast and prostate cancers ... [...]
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Breast cancer survivors celebrate '10 years strong' at annual Pink Zone …
Through her research, Lindsay discovered she had Paget's disease, a rare type of cancer involving the nipple. With a correct diagnosis, she was treated and now celebrates 26 years as a cancer survivor. Lindsay made the trek from Pittsburgh to join ... [...]
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Chronic Prostatitis Which Causes Neuroticism Must Get Localized …
... response to poorer treatment a recent study says. Meanwhile, it is possible to achieve chronic prostatitis and prostate enlargement symptoms relief by using Dr. Allen's Device alone that improves the prostate gland's condition naturally, states ... [...]
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Breast Cancer Can Be Prevented and Cured Naturally [Video]
Dr. Thomas Seyfried, a leading pioneer in natural cancer treatment research, calls cancer a treatable mitochondrial metabolic disease. All cancer, including breast cancer, can be prevented and cured naturally by making simple dietary changes. He has ... [...]
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Pain remains for many patients with early RA after treatment with methotrexate
Patients with early rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate had remaining pain, despite a good response to treatment, according to a study by researchers from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. [...]
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