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Your allies in the war against cancer
Despite major advancements in methods of treatment, cancer continues to be the most dreaded disease in the world, with its very name evoking the image of impending disaster. Ironically, even the chemo and radiation which are the established cures come ... [...]
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Sex may protect men against prostate cancer: study
“Ejaculation frequency is, to some extent, a measure of overall health status in that men at the very low end of ejaculation – 0 to 3 times per month – were more likely to have other (medical problems) and die prematurely from causes other than ... [...]
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Bret Hart Talks His Battle Against Prostate Cancer, Wrestling Today vs His Era …
WZ Radio's Bret Hart recently spoke with The Portsmouth News to promote his one-man shows in the UK this weekend. The full interview and event details can be found at this link. Below are some interview highlights. On his prostate cancer battle: “It's ... [...]
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Sir Michael Parkinson warns men against 'ignoring' prostate cancer risks
Sir Michael Parkinson is urging men not to ignore signs of prostate cancer as a new survey finds most are unaware of what the prostate does. The broadcaster, who was given the all clear last year after being diagnosed with prostate cancer, said too ... [...]
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Multivitamin Use Protects Against Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy …
Newswise — Researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), in collaboration with investigators from the cooperative group SWOG, have found that use of multivitamins prior to diagnosis may reduce the risk of neuropathy in breast cancer patients ... [...]
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Long Term Low Fat Diets May Protect Against Breast Cancer
A new study from researchers at the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute have found that women who follow a low fat diet for at least eight years following menopause have an improved survival rate from invasive breast cancers. Rowan Chlebowski MD ... [...]
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Injectable nanoparticles show 'astounding' prowess against cancer
Metastases of cancers in the lung and liver are the primary causes of cancer deaths. In many cases, existing cancer drugs are of limited power because of the body's protective biological barriers. The chemicals fail to reach their intended targets in ... [...]
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African American Women are determined to get the Victory in the Fight against …
Karla Baptiste is a breast cancer survivor who is using her testimony to help change the plight of other African American women that are fighting breast cancer. ... in African American women are more likely to have factors associated with poor ... [...]
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Selenium compounds boost immune system to fight against cancer
Cancer types such as melanoma, prostate cancer and certain types of leukemia weaken the body by over-activating the natural immune system. Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have now demonstrated that selenium -- naturally found in, e.g., ... [...]
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GBO Launches Gifts Against Breast Cancer for NBCF
ARLINGTON, Mass., April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GiftBasketsOverseas.com (GBO), the experts in international gift delivery, announced the launch of its Gifts Against Breast Cancer campaign, in cooperation with National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. [...]
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Androgen receptor antagonists compromise T cell response against prostate …
Surgical and medical androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is a cornerstone for prostate cancer treatment, but relapse usually occurs. We herein show that orchiectomy synergizes with immunotherapy, whereas the more widely used treatment of medical ADT ... [...]
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Making strides against breast cancer
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) The facts are alarming: more than 1.6 million cancer cases are expected to be diagnosed this year, and thousands of those will be breast cancer. The Making Strides against Breast Cancer Walk is one of the largest events ... [...]
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Makes Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Oct. 25
According to the American Cancer Society Cancer Facts & Figures 2015, an estimated 231,840 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 40,290 will die from the disease this year. In New Jersey, an estimated 7,310 women are ... [...]
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New target makes end run against therapy-resistant prostate cancer
Reducing AR levels could help patients overcome treatment-resistant prostate cancer and even rescue existing therapies. The research was published today in the prestigious journal Nature Medicine. “This is a new target and a totally new way of hitting ... [...]
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Berries, grapes and apples: Your allies in the fight against cancer
Tomatoes: These are teeming with lycopene antioxidant which is most effective on prostate cancer. The patients should procure all the needed vitamins and minerals through whole foods instead of supplements. B-complex vitamins can be had from whole ... [...]
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New target makes end run against therapy-resistant prostate cancer University …
Reducing AR levels could help patients overcome treatment-resistant prostate cancer and even rescue existing therapies. The research was published today in the prestigious journal Nature Medicine. "This is a new target and a totally new way of hitting ... [...]
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