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Exercise well, eat healthy to charge up your kidneys
New Delhi : Eating healthy and exercising regularly can check the risk of obesity, diabetes and high blood pressure -- the key factors responsible for development of kidney disease, said an expert on the occasion of World Kidney Day on Thursday. [...]
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Scientists design a method to kill brain cancer with skin cells
In a first, researchers have developed a method to turn skin cells into cancer-hunting stem cells that can destroy brain tumours known as glioblastoma. The discovery can offer, for the first time in more than 30 years, a new and more effective ... [...]
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Breast Cancer experts share resources in East Tennessee
KINGSTON, Tenn. -- Roane Co. leaders gathered to discuss options for patients and important breast cancer facts. United Way of Roane County, the Roane Co. Health Department, Tennessee Breast & Cervical Screening Program and Roane Alliance joined ... [...]
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New Report Published on Frontier Pharma: Breast Cancer-First-in-Class …
The breast cancer pipeline is the largest in the pharmaceutical industry, with 1,050 products in active development across all stages. The range of mechanisms of action employed by these compounds is also highly diverse, especially in comparison to the ... [...]
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Letters from strangers lift cancer patients
One Girls Love Mail recipient, a year after finishing breast cancer treatment, wrote Mulligan to say how much she cherished the note from Max, an elementary school student. “She said she kept it by her bedside and reread it every night. It made her ... [...]
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Women who think they’ve got flu when it’s really a heart attack
In the UK, more than 28,000 women die of a heart attack every year, more than half of whom are under 75 - that's nearly three times as many as die from breast cancer. And while heart attacks alone kill more men (over 41,000 in 2015), ... Part of the ... [...]
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Study: Medical Cannabis May Inhibit The Spread Of Prostate Cancer
In 2009, a team of researchers from the University of Alcalá in Spain published a study in the British Journal of Cancer that adds merit to the thought. It suggests that cannabinoid treatments could inhibit prostate cancer cell growth through ... [...]
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Prostate cancer-preventing miracle blend – Pomegranate, green tea, turmeric …
TURMERIC: Turmeric's unique contribution to prostate-cancer-fighting is its extraordinary anti-inflammatory properties, provided chiefly by its natural primary component, curcumin. Reducing inflammation with curcumin reduces the metastases that ... [...]
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Study Pits Palm Tocotrienol Against Breast Cancer Cells
Global GMP (good manufacturing practice)-certified tocotrienol producer ExcelVite announced the findings of a newly published study indicating EVNol™, a natural full-spectrum palm tocotrienol complex, induced autophagy and apoptosis in breast cancer ... [...]
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Top Natural 'Superfoods' Known to Fight Prostate Cancer
Wisconsin researchers, headed by Vagar Mustafa Adhami, offered substantial evidence that polyphenols from green tea are effective in the prevention and treatment of cancer of the prostate. Meanwhile, researchers from Kentucky, led by Damodaran Chendil, ... [...]
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Anti-TNFs in RA: No Link With Stroke
Treatment with tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors was not associated with an increased risk of ischemic stroke in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a British study found. Compared with RA patients receiving conventional disease-modifying ... [...]
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NICE issues final guidance recommending seven drugs for RA
In recommending them as options for people with severe rheumatoid arthritis after previous treatment with conventional DMARDs has been unsuccessful, this guidance reaffirms our previous recommendations on these drugs and confirms their place as an ... [...]
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Stopping Prostate Cancer Growth – Breakthrough
A study by investigators at the Methodist Research Institute at Indiana University confirms that an all-natural, doctor-designed formula is effective in suppressing prostate cancer tumors. The study conducted on mice, used a human prostate cancer ... [...]
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MD Anderson shares in $13.4 million award to study treatment for low-grade …
HOUSTON ―Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer will share in a funding award of $13.4 million with hopes of answering one of the biggest questions in the current management of breast cancer: do women with the earliest form of the ... [...]
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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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