TNFi Unlikely to Raise Cancer Recurrence Risk in RA
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis who have had cancer can, in general, be treated with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors without increasing cancer recurrence risk, new data...
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Chemicals found in vegetables prevent colon cancer in mice
Chemicals produced by vegetables such as kale, cabbage and broccoli could help to maintain a healthy gut and prevent colon cancer, a new study shows.
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Zombie gene protects against cancer - in elephants
LIF6, a dead gene that came back to life, prevents cancer by killing cells with DNA damage.
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What's Next Now That Monsanto Was Found Liable In First Trial Over Weed Killer's Cancer Link
Friday's verdict in a California case involving a school groundskeeper who blames Roundup for his lymphoma is just the first in what could be a long legal battle over the weed...
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California, Massachusetts Best at Preventing, Treating Cancer
The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network's annual report examines all 50 states. Medscape Medical News
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Lung Cancer Overdiagnosis Rate 67% in Danish Low-Dose CT Trial
Researchers urge caution in interpreting the much higher rate of overdiagnosis in the Danish trial compared to the US National Lung Screening Trial. Medscape Medical News
2 hours ago - Medscape - 3 articles
Cancer-fighting drugs also help plants fight disease
Cancer-fighting drugs used on humans can help plants fight disease as well. That discovery, by plant pathologists, could help scientists develop new pathways for plants to...
3 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Scientists reveal role of 'junk DNA' in cancer dissemination
The more scientists explore so-called "junk" DNA, the less the label seems to fit.
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Doctor-patient discussions neglect potential harms of lung cancer screening, study finds
UNC Lineberger researchers led by Daniel Reuland, MD, MPH, report in JAMA Internal Medicine that their analysis of 14 audio-recorded office visit discussions between doctors...
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Genetic testing low among medically underserved women with breast, ovarian cancers
Only 8% of older or disabled women with breast or ovarian cancer who had Medicare and met eligibility criteria underwent testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations between 2000 and...
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5 Very Important Things I Learned From Tracking All My Food on the Daily
About two years ago, I went through a major change in my life when I decided that the gym wasn't for me , so I began to live by a less obsessive, laid-back approach to health...
YouTube declares war on natural medicine, begins banning channels that...
The censorship brigade over at YouTube is at it again, this time with a mass purge of all channels and content that dare to suggest that natural botanicals might contribute to...
Mayo, Cleveland Clinics Again Top Hospital Rankings
The next two spots are also repeats from last year. Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore holds the No. 3 spot, and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston holds the No. 4 spot.
Vaping: How safe actually are e-cigarettes according to the scientific...
A new study has found that vapour from e-cigarettes could harm lung cells, but what else has been said about vaping?
Supplement maker Perrigo to split off pharma business
Perrigo, which manufactures a wide variety of dietary supplements, has announced plans to split off its drug business into a separate entity.
Is European baby formula really better?
When Toronto mom Alison Zanini* began looking for the optimal formula for her five-month-old son, Jonathan, to help supplement her low milk supply , she looked online, asked...
One of nature's best kept secrets: Elya leaves reduce brain damage linked to...
A study published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine has found another potential natural treatment for Alzheimer's disease and other degenerative...
Suicide survivor becomes youngest person ever to receive a face transplant at 21
Katie Stubblefield tried to take her own life in March 2014 with a rifle. On May 4, 2017, she became the youngest person ever to receive a face transplant, in an operation at...
Short nights make you antisocial and 'unattractive,' study finds
About a third of Americans get less than the recommended seven hours of sleep, making them feel alienated and socially unattractive, University of California, Berkeley research...
Prams expose babies to up to 60% more air pollution than adults
Researchers from the University of Surrey found that the air in the first metre above the ground is usually the most polluted due to it being relatively level with vehicle...