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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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Spice up your life
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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DHL Global To Focus On Breast Cancer Awareness
The participants will undergo training that would professionally equip them both in theory and practice in basic oncology skills necessary to educate SHS students about risk factors of breast cancer, prevention strategies, treatment options, and proper ... [...]
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Yellow Brick Road leads to $7.7 million for prostate cancer
That the event has, since inception, raised more than $7.7 million for prostate cancer research, education and treatment at the Calgary Prostate Cancer Centre is something we can all be proud of. Presented again this year by Canada Safeway in ... [...]
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How To Make Your Skin Look Crazy-Good With Just One Ingredient
For the last couple of years, I've seen beauty secrets that have been staples in South Asian countries for thousands of years suddenly become trendy in the West. And I'm glad everyone's finally catching on, because we all deserve to be able to whip up ... [...]
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Ken Howard, 71, Actor and SAG-Aftra Union President, Dies
Mr. Howard won a Primetime Emmy Award in 2009 for a supporting role in the HBO movie “Grey Gardens” and a Daytime Emmy in 1980 for a children's special called “The Body Human: Facts for Boys.” (On that special, he played a role identified only as Ideal ... [...]
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Diabetes drug may aid recovery after heart attack
You may not be doing your breath any favours, but eating garlic regularly can do wonders for your health. Not only does it boost your immune system, but it can also help prevent heart disease, according to the University of Maryland Medical Center. The ... [...]
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Vitae Pharma Reports Positive Phase 2a Results For Psoriasis Treatment VTP …
“While the autoimmune market is currently dominated by injectable antibody therapy, we believe VTP-43742 has the potential to expand utilization of oral therapy in a variety of autoimmune disorders, such as psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer Causes
When a patient suffers from prostate cancer, both the urinary and reproductive systems are affected. Patients often experience symptoms like urination problems, pain during urination or ejaculation and in the lower back, hips or upper thighs, weakness ... [...]
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The moving story behind America's first penis transplant
They must take the medication for the rest of their lives, a proposition that carries increased risks of infection and perhaps even cancer. Outside the US ... Doctors in the US also plan to transplant just the penis, not the testes, where sperm are ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer Treatment Options: 4 Things to Consider
Considering prostate cancer treatment options if you have been diagnosed with the disease can seem daunting, but the outlook for treating prostate cancer can be quite promising. Prostate cancer treatment options are becoming more effective and safer ... [...]
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Shortened Radiation Therapy Schedule No Worse Than Conventional Radiotherapy …
Treatment with a shortened (hypofractionated) radiotherapy (HRT) schedule achieved similar efficacy as treatment with the longer, conventional RT (CRT) schedule in men with low-risk prostate cancer. The shortened treatment delivered 70 Gy of radiation ... [...]
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