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Wdowik column: The varied benefits of the seed family
The same can be said of seeds, with their make-up of protein, fiber, healthful fats and antioxidants, the powerful substances that destroy free radicals and reduce our risk of inflammation, diabetes, heart disease and some types of cancer. All of the ... [...]
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New drugs could treat resistant prostate cancers
The drugs, called Hsp90 inhibitors, which are already in clinical trials for several types of cancer, specifically target and inactivate a mechanism commonly used by prostate cancer cells to evade the effects of standard treatment, the findings showed. [...]
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Videoconference behavior therapy improves chemotherapy-related cognitive …
“This is what we believe is the first randomized study with an active control condition that demonstrates improvement in cognitive symptoms in breast cancer survivors with long-term memory complaints,” Ferguson said in a press release. “MAAT ... [...]
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How to pair up foods to boost their health properties
It's a powerful force that adds up to give impressive results – helping the body absorb more of the food's vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, and in turn, possibly lowering your risk of cancer, heart disease, stroke and diabetes. Dietitian Elaine ... [...]
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Boise couple fights cancer on two fronts
The Race for the Cure raises money for screenings and mammograms, support services for people with breast cancer and for research. Diane and Will Hughes have actually been fighting the disease on two fronts. Diane got her breast cancer diagnosis in ... [...]
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Bill in Milford woman's memory will improve cancer awareness
Norwalk_051008_ Chris Campbell, Director and Co-Exective Producer, talks to Mary Ann Wasil Nilan, who plays the part of teacher Jane Hoff, as the crew films a scene at Roton Middle School for the "Frederick Douglass" episode from the upcoming CT ... [...]
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Former supermodel Janice Dickinson reveals breast cancer diagnosis
The cancer, which Dickinson's doctor caught in its early stages, is the most common type of non-invasive breast cancer. DCIS is not seen as life-threatening but can increase the odds of developing invasive breast cancer, according to Breastcancer.org. [...]
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Tracy Anderson Was Surprised to Learn These Celebrities Are Doing Her Workouts
The wellness expert spoke to PEOPLE during a Saturday workout event benefitting Breast Cancer Research Fund (BCRF) at Miami's swanky Bal Harbour Shops, and said she recently learned that her in-person clientele are not her only famous fans. [...]
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Regeneron's fasinumab successful in mid-stage study in treatment-resistant …
At week 16, patients treated with fasinumab showed a statistically valid improvement in pain relief, the primary endpoint of the study, in addition to improvements in physical function. The results will be presented at an upcoming medical conference ... [...]
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Progenics Licenses PSMA Antibody Technology to Bayer for Development of Alpha …
“While there have been recent advances in the treatment of prostate cancer, there remains a great need for therapies that can more specifically target primary and metastatic prostate cancer,” said Mark R. Baker, Chief Executive Officer of Progenics. [...]
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Beyonce 'Lemonade' breast cancer survivor star walking 1000 miles topless
That incident led to her eventual breast cancer diagnosis and on April 30, Leaphart set off on a 1,000-mile walk to raise awareness for and engagement about the disease. For her walk from Biloxi, Miss., to Washington D.C., she's decided to walk topless ... [...]
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Always Eat This With Turmeric
Turmeric not only adds unique flavor to food, it also has a variety of health benefits. Did you know that spicing your food with turmeric or even taking a supplement may not be enough? Our bodies can't readily absorb enough curcumin, the main active ... [...]
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A view from Dave Trott: Common sense beats brains
While he was there, he noticed a poster saying Afro-Caribbean men were twice as likely to get prostate cancer. They offered a free blood test that only took ... He didn't just talk about any of the facts they'd already heard. Because, being men, they ... [...]
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Scientists develop a drug that offers better treatment for prostate cancer
The Institute of Cancer Research findings provide vital information about the role of Hsp90 in drug-resistant prostate cancers, and open up potential new routes to cancer treatment based on blocking this or related proteins. (Read: 8 symptoms of ... [...]
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Woman with metastatic breast cancer talks struggles and triumphs
Today, DiCanto says it's the first time she feels Breast Cancer Awareness Month is including women like her. A Times Square billboard now sheds light on Metastatic Breast Cancer with flashing facts about the disease and featuring the faces and images ... [...]
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Walk for mum: classic on Sunday
Come for a walk on Mother's Day, May 8, and help raise funds for breast cancer research. The Mother's Day Classic is on again and Yvonne Shaw is encouraging locals to come for a walk around Lake Forbes for the cause. An outstanding $3.1 million was ... [...]
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