Head-to-head comparison of three breast cancer drugs reveals important differences
Every year, more than 250,000 women in the U.S. are diagnosed with breast cancer. When detected early, patients with the most common form-which tests positive for hormone...
3 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Super-powered immune cells to attack tumors
The phase 1 clinical trial will test the feasibility and safety of CAR-T cells - genetically modified white blood cells harvested from a patient's own blood with the unique...
3 hours ago - News Medical
Through my eyes: Breast implant illness
My name is Kayla Gasbarro, and following breast implant surgery, I have lived with breast implant illness for the last 7 years. This is my story.
13 hours ago - Medical News Today
Comparison of three similar frontline breast cancer drugs reveals important differences
First head-to-head comparison of CDK4/6 inhibitors in cell line and animal models of breast cancer reveals important differences, including one drug that exhibits unique...
18 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Full Chemo Doses Early On Maximize Breast Cancer Survival
'The juice is worth the squeeze,' say experts, who warn against reducing the dose of adjuvant chemotherapy because it may lower survival. Medscape Medical News
19 hours ago - Medscape
Pediatric and Adolescent Surgical Breast Clinic - Preliminary Experience
The diagnostic and treatment tools used in breast centers are largely geared to adults, and there is little consideration of the unique characteristics of breast diseases in...
1 day ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Total Chemo Dose Still Matters in Breast Cancer
Worse survival with cumulative dose
1 day ago - MedPageToday
U.S. Task Force Updates Breast Cancer Gene Testing Recommendations
Title: U.S. Task Force Updates Breast Cancer Gene Testing Recommendations Category: Health News Created: 8/20/2019 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 8/21/2019 12:00:00 AM
1 day ago - Medicine Net - 3 articles
The Time Of Day You Pump Breastmilk Can Affect Your Baby's Sleep
A birth doula recently went viral on Facebook sharing the difference between “day milk” and “night milk” Did you know that your breast milk has its own circadian rhythm? It's...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Moms, let's just love our boobs-no matter what they look like
The first time I tried to breastfeed my daughter, a lactation consultant told me that my one slightly inverted nipple was likely the culprit. I was horrified. I had an inverted...
1 day ago - Today's Parent
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New System Improves Wound Treatment, Drug Delivery In Soldiers
New study takes advantage of differences in electrical charge to create an all-aqueous, water-in-water construct that achieves compartmentalization in a synthetic biologic system.
Unique Pathway for Treating Deadly Children's Brain Cancer Identified
New study identified a unique way to disrupt the cellular process that contributes to Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas and may improve the success rate against the children's...
Listening to the 'Patient Voice' can Drive Improvements in Hospital Care: Study
Patient-reported experiences about in-patient cardiac care could improve the quality of hospital care, reports a new study.
9 Steps You Can Take to Prepare for Your Rhinoplasty Procedure
While a rhinoplasty isn't the most invasive procedure that you can undergo, like any surgery, it is important to prepare for it. When you make the decision to undergo a nose...
Could Prue Leith finally rescue patients from the horrors of hospital food?
Prue Leith has been drafted in by the Prime Minister to help end the hospital food scandal after Boris Johnson vowed to improve the quality of food supplied to patients at NHS...
Anxiety, Depression May Lead to More Opioid Use After Surgery
Anxiety and depression can lead people to consume more opioids after surgery. This new study helps clinicians mitigate the risk by identifying which patients are more likely to...
E. coli at new high; Campylobacter top cause of illness in Switzerland
Campylobacter was the top cause of illness while E. coli numbers reached a record high last year, according to foodborne illness figures from Switzerland. The 2018 surveillance...
Four-in-one pill could slash the risk of heart attacks
A major British-led study found the daily pill containing aspirin, a statin and two drugs to lower blood pressure slashes the risk by up to a third.
Salmonella superbug linked to beef and soft cheese has sickened 255 people...
An outbreak of antibiotic linked to American beef and soft cheese imported from Mexico has sent 60 people to the hospitals. Antibiotic resistance is rare in salmonella, causing...
TB Cases Drop Among the Young, But Racial Disparities Persist
Rates among all other racial/ethnic groups were at least 14 times higher than among whites.