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Last October, researchers from Saint Louis University in the US identified curcumin - a chemical contained in the curry spice turmeric - as showing promise in treating liver damage from an advanced form of an obesity-related disease known as "fatty ... [...]
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Breast cancer treatment market to reach $17.2b by 2021, says GBI Research
Furthermore, Deekshita Allavarapu, Analyst for GBI Research, says that the introduction of several new therapies will help to drive breast cancer treatment market growth by 2021. Allavarapu explains: “In terms of upcoming breast cancer treatments, the ... [...]
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Indian spice may improve food safety, freshness
This is not news in India, where curcumin is widely used as a medicinal herb. Science, however, has confirmed that the phenolic compounds known as curcuminoids have health benefits and antimicrobial qualities. Choudhary and a collaborative team of SIU ... [...]
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Cancer screening 'can harm patients' by causing stress and needless treatment …
They said screening for things such as prostate and breast cancer can result in people being “overdiagnosed” - where “diseases” that were never going to cause any problem are picked up. They wrote: “Prostate biopsies are associated with serious harms, ... [...]
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Desserts to help fight cancer in RI Bakes for Breast Cancer event
Treat the special women in your life to decadent desserts while also helping fight breast cancer during Rhode Island Bakes for Breast Cancer from May 8, Mother's Day through May 14. Restaurants, bakeries, cafés, and ice cream shops throughout Rhode ... [...]
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Global Breast Cancer Treatment Market to Reach $17.2 Billion by 2021
The global breast cancer therapeutics market is set to increase in value from $10.4 billion in 2014 to $17.2 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 7.3%, according to GBI Research. The company's latest report states that this strong growth will be primarily due ... [...]
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Natural Remedies For Your Arthritis Inflammation: Dr. Mao's Wellness Living
In one study, two grams of curcumin extract provided to subjects was found to provide pain relief that was equivalent to ibuprofen for pain associated with osteoarthritis of the knee. A tasty option is to sprinkle turmeric or curry spice in your ... [...]
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Natural Health: Arthritis
As far as supplementation and natural remedies go, it may be worth looking into something as simple as vitamin C. If you don't have enough vitamin C, then the connective tissue and ligaments lose strength, and cartilage deteriorates. A lack in vitamin ... [...]
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Breast cancer advocate Joan Lunden addresses Palm Beach event
A breast cancer diagnosis in 2014, however, became a “full-circle moment.” She would never be a doctor, but she could inspire others to join the fight against breast cancer. After nine months of aggressive treatment that included a lumpectomy, six ... [...]
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CymaBay Therapeutics Announces Acceptance of Arhalofenate Phase 2b Gout Study …
/EIN News/ -- NEWARK, Calif., March 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY), today announced the online publication of its Phase 2b study of arhalofenate, a novel dual-acting product candidate for the treatment of ... [...]
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Foods For Cold: 13 Immune Boosting Foods For Winter
We all know those people who are coughing, sneezing and blowing their noses throughout the majority of winter, and while diet is important for all seasons, it can be extra important during winter months. "During this time we need to eat foods rich in ... [...]
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Abiraterone Acetate
Symptoms of prostate cancer include urinary problems like a slow or weak urinary stream or the need to urinate more often, especially at night, blood in the urine, erectile dysfunction, pain in the hips, back, chest, or other areas from cancer spread ... [...]
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Viral Photo Is a Reminder That Lumps Aren't the Only Breast Cancer Symptom to …
Most women know to alert their doctor if they notice a lump on their breast. But a viral photo shared by an Australian woman is a sobering reminder that there are other breast cancer symptoms to look out for as well. “I felt no lump. The GP felt no ... [...]
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Monotherapy an Option in RA With Orencia
The biological therapy abatacept had a similar retention rate at 6 months, regardless of whether it was initiated as a monotherapy or in combination with a conventional synthetic disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD), in rheumatoid arthritis ... [...]
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Evening snacking might raise odds for breast cancer's return
(HealthDay News) -- Breast cancer patients fond of midnight snacking may be at a higher risk of a breast cancer recurrence, according to new research. "Women whose usual nightly fast was less than 13 hours had a 36 percent increased risk of having a ... [...]
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Breast cancer survivor urges regular checkups
Several procedures and treatments later, Lauri Adams, 59, of Hot Springs, is a survivor of triple negative receptor breast cancer, which she was diagnosed with after a mammogram came back irregular in January 2013. Adams went for a biopsy after doctors ... [...]
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