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Breast cancer survivor finds care close to home
Even though she was diagnosed with a rare form of breast cancer, Elisabeth “Lis” Feiro was able to receive all her treatments close to her home. ... The caring nurses did their best to help Feiro manage her symptoms and offered her emotional support. [...]
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Bacterial biofilms may play a role in lupus, research finds
Press release: Temple University, July 6, 2015. Lupus, multiple sclerosis, and type-1 diabetes are among more than a score of diseases in which the immune system attacks the body it was designed to defend. But just why the immune system begins its ... [...]
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Nearly one in five men don't know they have a Prostate, survey finds
Not everyone experiences symptoms of prostate cancer. Many times, signs of prostate cancer are first detected by a doctor during a routine check-up. Some men, however, will experience changes in urinary or sexual function that might indicate the ... [...]
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Half of Scottish men 'don't know where their prostate is', survey finds
Men over 50, those with a family history of prostate cancer and black men are most at risk, statistics show. A survey of thousands of men - including more than 500 in Scotland - found only 8% know what the prostate does while only half know where it is ... [...]
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Breast cancer stigma 'can delay treatment', UAE study finds
AL AIN // Interviews with breast cancer survivors have suggested that some women may be hiding their condition long after finding symptoms, fearing social prejudice or abandonment by their husbands. A team including members from UAE University found ... [...]
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Study Finds Most Breast Cancer Patients Develop PTSD Symptoms
A large majority of women with breast cancer develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) within the first few months after diagnosis, according to a new study led by researchers at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich, Germany. [...]
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Maple syrup may protect brain against Alzheimer's, new research finds
Seeram said natural food products such as green tea, red wine, berries, curcumin and pomegranates continued to be studied for their potential benefits in combating Alzheimer's disease. "And now, in preliminary laboratory-based Alzheimer's disease ... [...]
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Bombshell Study Finds 58-108% Increased Breast Cancer Risk for Women Having …
It has been famously noted that facts—like the fact that abortion increases a woman's risk of getting breast cancer (ABC link) — are stubborn things. One hopes that means that eventually, the truth always comes out. But along the way, we also see ... [...]
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Study Finds Metastatic Prostate Cancer May Benefit From Precision Medicine …
"They're not identical, but in terms of the key features of a cancer that would inform how best to treat that cancer, we can feel generally confident, at least with prostate carcinoma, that if you did sample a single tumor, you could make clinical ... [...]
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Acupuncture Beats Drugs for Hot Flashes, Study Finds
25, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Needles beat pills for treating hot flashes in breast cancer survivors, according to a new trial that compared acupuncture, “sham” acupuncture, the medication gabapentin and a placebo pill. Interestingly, sham acupuncture ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer: Study Finds Four Plants That Fight Cancer
... a capsule containing a concentrated blend of turmeric, pomegranate, broccoli and green tea, all of which are known to have anti-cancer properties. The doctors tested the capsule by giving it to half of an experimental group of 203 men with prostate ... [...]
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Steroid may be safe, effective gout treatment, study finds
Researchers who compared the steroid prednisolone with the arthritis medication indomethacin found both drugs offered a similar degree of pain reduction. And while indomethacin (Indocin) appeared to cause more minor side effects, neither treatment ... [...]
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Cornell Finds Success with Cancer-Inhibiting Protein
“The key for human prostate cancer is to detect the cancer early. Most prostate cancer cases will respond to treatment,”King said. “But in a fraction of prostate cancer cases the regular therapies do not work, and that's referred to as castration ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer Study Finds Success With Drug Combo
Since the study launched, other prostate-cancer remedies have been approved, including Zytiga from Johnson & Johnson and Xtandi from Astellas Pharmaceuticals of Japan and Medivation of San Francisco, both of which are hormone treatments. How they ... [...]
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ER+ Breast Cancer Treatment Boosted by Rosehip Extract, Study finds
“It's a natural product that we found to be effective, with no known side effects.” The team also spoke of the importance of leaning exactly why African-American patients with ER+ breast cancer have a tendency to be much more difficult to treat than ... [...]
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Study finds gaps in patient knowledge of breast reconstruction surgery and …
In a study published in the journal Annals of Surgery, researchers report that breast cancer patients surveyed about their knowledge of breast reconstruction were only moderately informed about the procedure, and their knowledge of complications was ... [...]
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