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New drug offers a ray of hope for prostate cancer patients
A new class of cancer drug can help men with aggressive prostate cancer that has stopped responding to conventional treatment, according to a new study. Researchers found that the drugs, called Hsp90 inhibitors, specifically target and inactivate a ... [...]
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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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Steroid Use With Abiraterone Offers Multidimensional Benefits to Patients With …
For decades, the standard of care for men with advanced prostate cancer has been the depletion or inhibition of androgens. While androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) often results in temporary tumor regression or symptom relief in some patients, disease ... [...]
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Fly fishing offers escape for women with breast cancer
Fly fishing has been embraced as a way to help women recovering from breast cancer treatment. A group called Casting for Recovery has formed to offer retreats for women at various stages of treatment. Already popular among cancer support groups in ... [...]
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Immune study offers treatment hope for arthritis patients University of Edinburgh
Their findings suggest that therapies based on these compounds could help to treat rheumatoid arthritis, which occurs when the immune system attacks the joints, causing pain and swelling. The research could also lead to new treatments for sepsis, where ... [...]
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Immune study offers treatment hope for arthritis patients
Their findings suggest that therapies based on these compounds could help to treat rheumatoid arthritis, which occurs when the immune system attacks the joints, causing pain and swelling. The research could also lead to new treatments for sepsis, where ... [...]
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Roadshow offers advice on how to spot breast cancer
The mobile service, funded through the official charity partnership between Breast Cancer Care and The Football Association, is touring England to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of breast cancer. The bus will be at Victoria Square today and ... [...]
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Health department offers women's programs
Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers diagnosed in women worldwide. In the state of North Carolina, it is estimated that 23 deaths per 100,000 women occurred in 2014 due to breast cancer. Unfortunately, breast cancer deaths are 41 percent ... [...]
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Breakthrough offers hope for quickest breast cancer cure
Professor Judith Bliss and other researchers studied women with HER2 positive – one of the most aggressive types of breast cancer – after treating them with a combination of two drugs trastuzumab and lapatinib and found the tumours either shrink away ... [...]
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JIPMER offers immunotherapy to treat autoimmune diseases
The cost of immunotherapy procedure would be more than Rs 10 lakhs but would be provided without any charge for patients eligible for free treatment, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) Director Dr S C Parija ... [...]
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Probiotic Action Offers Treatment Solutions for Psoriatic Arthritis
Of those numbers, experts state that even higher numbers of patients suffering from psoriatic arthritis are dissatisfied with treatment results and are experiencing painful symptoms. As a leader in using probiotics for skin care, Probiotic Action ... [...]
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NATURAL HEALTH: Discovery offers hope for rheumatoid arthritis
In conventional medicine, the cause of this autoimmune reaction is unknown, but the treatment of arthritis addresses the symptoms of the disease, such as inflammation and pain, with anti-inflammatory and disease-modifying drugs. Traditional drugs ... [...]
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HER2 Subtype Offers Clues for Individualizing Breast Cancer Care
One-third of patients previously identified as having HER2-positive breast cancer were found to also have a luminal subtype that was resistant to chemotherapy and trastuzumab but still sensitive to the triplet neoadjuvant regimen of pertuzumab ... [...]
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Turmeric offers a wide range of health benefits
Photo (c) Swapan - Fotolia Turmeric (or Curcumin), the bright orange spice that gives curry its distinctive glow, has been a staple in Middle Eastern and Southeast Asian cooking for thousands of years. The bitter herb sees generous use in nearly all ... [...]
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Bareburger offers free fries to raise money for actor with breast cancer
The all-natural burger restaurant, which has multiple locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens, wants to help a Erin Cronican, a 39-year-old who was recently diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer. The actor, director and career coach for actors also ... [...]
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Cures and curcumin: Turmeric offers potential therapy for oral cancers
HPV is a virus that promotes the development of cervical and oral cancer. There is no cure, but curcumin may offer a means of future control. "Turmeric has established antiviral and anti-cancer properties," says corresponding author Dr Alok Mishra of ... [...]
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