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Dr Lowe granted fourth US patent for prostate cancer treatment
According to a statement from Dr Lowe's Bio-Tech R&D Institute, "The patent is based on a method of treating prostate cancer using compounds from the crude extract of the indigenous Jamaican plant, Ball Moss, commonly known as Old Man's Beard.". [...]
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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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Arno Therapeutics brings in US$7.4mln to advance breast cancer treatment
The drug, originally developed by Schering AG, has shown a 56% objective response rate as a first-line endocrine treatment for breast cancer. In addition, the funds will be used for working capital. The financing includes around US$2.1mln from the ... [...]
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Turmeric can control oral cancers, says new study
The combination of curcumin and phenethyl isothiocyanates, a photochemical found in cruciferous vegetables such as cauliflower, pack a powerful punch. In mice studies, each nutrient retarded prostate cancer cells, but when combined, these two nutrients ... [...]
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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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Komen Race for the Cure draws pink-clad thousands to Coconut Point Mall in Estero
Breast cancer survivors Suzanne Dundon, left, of Fort Myers, and Donna O'Sullivan walk during the 10th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at the Coconut Point Mall in Estero on Saturday, March 5, 2016. (Photo by Gregg Pachkowski/Special to the ... [...]
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Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)
Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer among American men, after skin cancer. There about 220,800 new cases and about 27,540 deaths from prostate cancer every year in the US alone. However, there are treatment options to address ... [...]
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New breast cancer treatment claims to cure tumours in just 11 days
A new treatment has reportedly, been successful in eradicating breast cancer tumours in a matter of 11 days. The discovery that was presented at the European Breast Cancer Conference went on to show that two drugs when consumed together, have the ... [...]
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