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Drugs 'promising' for treating drug-resistant prostate cancer
In a study on mice done by researchers at the London-based Institute of Cancer Research, Hsp90 inhibitors were found to strip cancer cells of defences against hormone treatments, which makes the drugs particularly promising for treating drug-resistant ... [...]
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Treating to Target in Psoriatic Arthritis
Treating to target is becoming the standard of care in many medical specialities, including rheumatology. The Tight Control of Psoriatic Arthritis (TICOPA) trial has recently provided evidence of the benefit of treating to target in psoriatic arthritis ... [...]
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Omega-3 Rich Diet Seen to Have 'Potent' Effects in Treating a Mouse Model of …
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) may be effectively treated with the lipid mediator resolvin D1, a metabolite of omega-3 fatty acids, according to a study that found a pronounced easing of the disease in mice after treatment. The study, “Proresolving and ... [...]
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BPH may not need treating
What's your advice? Dear Reader: Benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH, is the most common cause of prostate enlargement. As the name suggests, BPH is harmless; it does not lead to prostate cancer. The most common symptoms of BPH involve changes or ... [...]
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Treating Prostate Cancer: Jeff Metcalf's Story
In fact, 1 in 8 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetimes. Many patients receive a diagnosis of prostate cancer and immediately begin to imagine difficult and time-consuming radiation treatments, but Huntsman Cancer Institute is ... [...]
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Paracetamol 'not clinically effective' in treating joint pain
Paracetamol and NSAIDs are usually the first line treatment for mild to moderate pain management in osteoarthritis, but paracetamol is used more frequently in the long-term because of the cardiovascular and gastrointestinal side effects associated with ... [...]
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'Bipolar' therapy: Treating advanced prostate cancer with high-dose testosterone
Scientists have long understood that testosterone fuels prostate tumors, a discovery that prompted the development of hormone-blocking “castration” treatments for prostate cancer that delay the cancer's growth in many men. But a new study shows that a ... [...]
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Ovarian cancer pill 'effective' at treating men with prostate cancer, trial shows
Chief investigator Professor Johann de Bono, from the Institute of Cancer Research in London, said: "Our trial marks a significant step forward in the treatment of prostate cancer, showing that olaparib is highly effective at treating men with DNA ... [...]
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Ice Vs Heat For Treating Pain: Which One Is Best For Arthritis, Headaches, And …
Still, ice packs can help reduce inflammation and swelling right after a sports injury, as well as numb the pain of a headache. And for arthritis patients, heating up joints can help them move around more easily. To help you choose a treatment, the ... [...]
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Rheumatoid Arthritis Medication May Also Be Useful in Treating Forms of …
This is due to the fact that researchers have been studying auranofin's potential to treat cancer since the 1980s and because its side effects and outcomes as a DMARD drug for patients with rheumatoid arthritis have been documented over the past three ... [...]
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Treating Resistant Prostate Cancer By Attacking Stem Cell-Like Cells
Scientists from Sweden are working on a treatment which attacks stem cell-like cells in prostate cancer. The technology could be useful for prostate cancer patients who do not respond to chemotherapy or radiation therapy, the scientists informed in the ... [...]
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New approach to treating arthritis discovered
The study that was performed showed that arthritic cartilage, which was until now thought to be unaffected by any kind of therapy, could be treated by a patient's own 'microvesicles' which have the ability to travel into cartilage cells and deliver ... [...]
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Botanical Formula Effective In Treating Prostate Cancer
"This study is a milestone in the research of this formula, demonstrating its safety and effectiveness in treating human prostate cancer in an animal model. These positive results offer a significant contribution to the field of prostate cancer ... [...]
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Treating Prostate Cancer: Jeff Metcalf's Story
In fact, 1 in 8 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetimes. Many patients receive a diagnosis of prostate cancer and immediately begin to imagine difficult and time-consuming radiation treatments, but Huntsman Cancer Institute is ... [...]
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Treating diabetes, slip disc, asthma, arthritis with herbs
Senior doctor Jiyalal, who is heading the treatments said, “Most of the patients are suffering from chronic diseases.” He said diseases like slip disc, arthritis and rheumatism can't be treated without a surgery. However, doctors often prescribe ... [...]
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PSA test has place in treating prostate cancer
ROACH: I read your recent column on PSA screening for prostate cancer. As an oncologist who specializes in prostate cancer, I wanted to add that it is important for patients to understand that 1) screening is very different from diagnosis and treatment ... [...]
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