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Study investigates light, biological clocks, estrogen receptor expression in …
Boston, MA-- Researchers are exploring one possible physiologic explanation of why prior studies have demonstrated a higher risk of breast cancer in women who experience high levels of illumination at night. Their study results in an animal model will ... [...]
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Coffee Gets Green Light in New Dietary Guidelines, But Hold the Sugar
The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee also presented coffee in a positive light for the first time, noting the alternative health benefits of the popular brewed bean. According to the new guidelines, moderate coffee consumption can be implemented ... [...]
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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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Tampa dermatologist aiming to shed light, ease fears over psoriatic arthritis
A chronic inflammatory arthritis, psoriatic arthritis can range from mild to severe depending on the patient and when it's diagnosed. For most patients, treatment helps to relieve pain, protect joints and maintain mobility. Dr. Forman is the founder of ... [...]
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Light therapy may be alternative treatment for prostate cancer
Cliff Berkman is working on a better way—one that specifically targets prostate cancer cells and causes a type of natural death that spares surrounding tissues from damage. In a recent paper in the journal "Cancer Letters," he describes a method that ... [...]
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Breast cancer in 2015: Academic research sheds light on issues that matter to …
In 2015, academic-led trials provided evidence for safe de-escalation of adjuvant treatment in early stage breast cancer and answered important questions related to adjuvant regional irradiation and optimal first-line chemotherapy in advanced-stage ... [...]
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