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Rheumatoid Arthritis: Risks and Benefits of Chemotherapy Treatments
Pain medications like ibuprofen or naproxen patients use to relieve pain and inflammation only treat the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, but DMARDs treat the underlying cause of rheumatoid arthritis by changing the body's immune response so it will ... [...]
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Sir Michael Parkinson warns men against 'ignoring' prostate cancer risks
Sir Michael Parkinson is urging men not to ignore signs of prostate cancer as a new survey finds most are unaware of what the prostate does. The broadcaster, who was given the all clear last year after being diagnosed with prostate cancer, said too ... [...]
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Cervical cancer facts and risks
WOMEN often do their routine screens for breast cancer, but what they often overlook is another common cancer that affects women — cervical cancer. Cervical cancer is the leading gynaecological cancer in Jamaica and almost all cervical cancers are ... [...]
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Rio Olympics: Athletes worried about health risks of Zika virus
RIO DE JANEIRO: International athletes set to compete in an Olympic diving test event in Rio de Janeiro next week have asked about risks linked to the Zika virus, but have not canceled participation because of the outbreak, one of the organizers said ... [...]
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD), metabolic risks linked to ADT in men with …
Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is a treatment for prostate cancer, which is the most common form of cancer in men and is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S. Prostate cancer can be a slow process, but if caught early enough ... [...]
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Healthy Thai Foods Can Help Reduce Risks of Cancer
Curcumin, which gives turmeric its distinctive yellow color, is already linked to a range of health benefits, such as for stroke and dementia patients. It also kills cancer cells grown in the laboratory, a finding that has stimulated the current ... [...]
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MD Anderson Study Highlights Risks of Delayed Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer …
To clarify the treatment's optimal timing and identify factors that may contribute to a delay, the research team analyzed data from the California Cancer Registry comprising 24,823 patients with stage 1 to 3 invasive breast cancer, diagnosed between Jan. [...]
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