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Doctors from Meerut replace antibiotics during a prostatic surgery with …
A Meerut hospital has successfully substituted ayurvedic drugs for antibiotics during a prostatic surgery of an 83-year-old man. Usually, antibiotics are used before, during and after the surgery to prevent urinary tract infection and sepsis following ... [...]
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Acute progression of recurrent meningioma during luteinizing hormone-releasing …
CASE DESCRIPTION - A 72-year-old man with benign meningioma underwent tumor resection and had no recurrence for 18 years. He was found to have prostate cancer and received hormonal therapy with a luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) ... [...]
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Breast Cancer During Pregnancy
“When a pregnant woman develops breast cancer, it's often diagnosed at a later stage than it would be if the woman were not pregnant. It's also more likely to have spread to the lymph nodes. This is partly because hormone changes during pregnancy,” the ... [...]
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What to Know During a Salmonella Outbreak
For those persons who develop Reiter's Syndrome, symptomatic treatment with high doses of a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug and steroid injections into affected joints can be helpful in reactive arthritis. For people with severe joint inflammation, ... [...]
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Patients celebrate their strengths during Juvenile Arthritis Awareness month
Young patients with juvenile arthritis can lead full lives with the proper treatment and are raising awareness of the condition for Juvenile Arthritis Awareness month. Jarad Hauck was diagnosed with it when he was 11 years old after struggling with ... [...]
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Breast Cancer Treatment During Pregnancy is 'Scary but Safe' for Most Women
With increasing maternal ages worldwide, patients undergoing breast cancer treatment while pregnant is becoming a more common experience in clinical oncology, reported Hyman B. Muss, MD, professor of oncology and directory of geriatric oncology at the ... [...]
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Jeremy Kyle jokes about his silicone testicle during consultation with …
Jeremy Kyle's bedside manner may not always be great but the host managed to make a patient laugh when he joked about losing a testicle to cancer. The host was part of a consultation on his Emergency Room show where he was talking to Kenzie, ... [...]
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Light reflectance technique improves ability to remove prostate cancer during …
Benefits of this procedure include highly accurate surgical removal of all cancerous tissue and the ability to spare more healthy tissue, minimizing the likelihood of cancer recurrence or additional treatment. Follow-up study is needed before this ... [...]
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Light reflectance spectroscopy may lead to real-time tissue analysis during …
Benefits of this procedure include highly accurate surgical removal of all cancerous tissue and the ability to spare more healthy tissue, minimizing the likelihood of cancer recurrence or additional treatment. Follow-up study is needed before this ... [...]
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Natural anti-inflammatories to aid arthritis during the cold season
Winter is often harder on people with arthritis as their pain worsens, so the last thing they need during the colder months is treatment doing them more harm than good. Glen Gillard, a practicing naturopath with over 30 years experience and two clinics ... [...]
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Effect of Curcumin Supplementation During Radiotherapy on Oxidative Status of …
Curcumin is an antioxidant agent with both radiosensitizing and radioprotective properties. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of curcumin supplementation on oxidative status of patients with prostate cancer who undergo radiotherapy. [...]
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Pansy's Boutique helps women find comfort during cancer treatment
For some women, finding comfort in their skin, and in their clothing, after the treatment and surgeries related to a breast cancer diagnosis can be difficult. ... “The shaper fits over the breast after surgery to bring it up to the same size as the ... [...]
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Amber Marchese's Blog: How a Christmas Miracle During Cancer Battle Made Me …
After surviving breast cancer in 2009, she discovered a lump, which turned out to be cancerous, in her right breast in April. Marchese will share updates on her treatment and how she is coping with this second round of the deadly disease with prayer, ... [...]
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Breast Cancer Patient Helps Fellow Chemo Patients Find Their 'Sparkle' During …
When Robyn Adams first started chemo treatments for Stage 4 breast cancer, she showed up like most patients, dressed comfortably, wearing a sweatsuit. But after her first round of chemo in May 2015, Adams, who is the head of an early learning center, ... [...]
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I Asked My Doctor About Low Libido During Breast-Cancer Treatment
Then a fellow breast cancer survivor told me about a clinic called the Program in Integrative Sexual Medicine (PRISM). PRISM is one of growing number of programs across the country dedicated to treating sexual dysfunction in women with cancer. Here is ... [...]
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