Margetuximab improves PFS in HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer
CHICAGO - The combination of margetuximab and chemotherapy prolonged PFS compared with trastuzumab-chemotherapy among patients with HER2-metastatic breast cancer progressing...
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Strangers step up to help 'heartbroken' mom with cancer who can't breastfeed
Lauren Miller finds comfort in knowing that her daughter 'is getting what I hoped to give her, but couldn't.'
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Scan Amidst Prostate Cancer radioligand therapy Helps Guide Treatment
Prostate-specific membrane antigen imaging done for prostate cancer patients during radioligand helps to guide the treatment.
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Prostate Cancer Higher in 9/11 Responders: A Look at Why
The higher incidence of prostate cancer in responders to the 9/11 attacks could be explained by inflammation after exposure to WTC dust, say researchers. Medscape Medical News
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Despite promising new regimens, search for cure is ‘highest priority' in advanced renal cell carcinoma
With approximately 73,820 diagnoses and 14,770 deaths expected this year in the U.S., renal cell carcinoma remains a cancer in need of new treatment options. The disease is...
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ASCO Annual Meeting: I got plenary of nothing!
Here we are, back from another bigger, better, more extreme ASCO Annual Meeting. Every year, about this time, I return from what is billed as the biggest and best cancer...
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Understanding affected anatomy, physiology essential to management of taste disorders
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Researchers explore new immune checkpoint for head and neck cancer
A checkpoint may delay travelers but it can help give cancer free rein by suppressing the natural immune response that should destroy it, researchers say.
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Injectable hydrogel offers double punch against bone infections
Surgery prompted by automobile accidents, combat wounds, cancer treatment and other conditions can lead to bone infections that are difficult to treat and can delay healing...
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Engineered cell evolution may provide a path to reduce chemotherapy resistance
A significant problem when treating cancer patients remains drug resistance, which often causes chemotherapy treatments to ultimately fail.
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Statins Increase the Risk of Diabetes: New Study
New study conducted through analysing thousands of patients' health records found that those who were prescribed cholesterol-lowering statins had increased risk of developing...
Can Anticholinergic Drugs Increase Risk of Dementia?
Commonly prescribed anticholinergic drugs are used to treat various conditions like depression, Parkinson's disease and seizures, may now increase the risk of dementia if used...
PET Scan can Detect Heart Disease Risk Factors in Sleep Apnea Patients
Obstructive sleep apnea can lead to high blood pressure, stroke, chronic heart failure and other cardiovascular problems. Therefore, patients with OSA, should receive PET...
Good Bacteria may Prevent or Reverse Food Allergy
New species of bacteria identified in the human infant gut can protect against food allergies, finds a new study.
Air Pollution can Put You at Risk of Hypertension
Exposure to air pollution and living in apartment buildings increases your risk of developing hypertension. However, living in green spaces and natural environments can help...
It's not just bad for your lungs. air pollution can put you at risk of...
Our team at the London Breast Institute published a study in 2007 in the Current Medical Research and Opinion journal which showed that women who live in Central London have...
Google Executive admits they are thought police and will be intervening to...
Investigative journalist James O'Keefe's Project Veritas has released hidden camera videosshowing a Google executive explaining how preventing Trump and similar leaders is at...
Boy, 1, thriving after groundbreaking surgery in the WOMB to treat spina bifida
When Charley's condition first became apparent on the 13-week scan, California sweethearts Lexi and Joshuwa Royer were advised to consider abortion. But they heard about a new...
Baby Formula Sold at Walmart Recalled
Metal pieces were found in one lot of this product, which includes at least 23,388 containers.
New data identifies specific bacterial strain to boost athletic performance
A strain of Veillonella atypica isolated from marathon runners may boost endurance and running performance â for mice at least â according to a new study by scientists from...