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Glens Falls employees to receive paid time off for cancer screenings
The city is cooperating with an American Cancer Society initiative to increase the colon cancer screening rate nationally to 80 percent by 2018. The rate in ... Employees already were allowed paid time off for breast cancer and prostate cancer screenings. [...]
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UCLA to receive $520M for selling rights to cancer drug
UCLA researchers created several compounds for prostate cancer treatment – the Xtandi compound was licensed to Medivation, but UCLA licensed another series of compounds to Aragon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Medivation claimed it held the rights to those ... [...]
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Nearly 1/3 of Elderly Receive Non-Recommended Cancer Screening Tests
Dr. Abdollah: Cancer screening aims to detect tumors early, before they become symptomatic. Evidence suggests that detection and treatment of early-stage tumors may reduce cancer mortality among screened individuals. Despite this potential benefit ... [...]
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Some older patients may receive screening for cancer
Some older patients may receive screening for breast or prostate cancer even though the tests aren't recommended because they aren't expected to live long enough to benefit from treatment, a U.S. study suggests, reports Reuters. Screening isn't advised ... [...]
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