Women treated with fertility-sparing surgery for ovarian tumors could become pregnant
Women receiving fertility-sparing surgery for treatment of borderline ovarian tumors were able to have children, a study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden published in...
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Adjuvant nivolumab extends DFS in urothelial carcinoma subset
Adjuvant nivolumab significantly prolonged DFS compared with placebo for patients with high-risk, muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma, according to topline data released by...
4 days ago - Healio
'Trojan horse' approach to kill cancer cells without using drugs
Cancer cells are killed in lab experiments and tumor growth reduced in mice, using a new approach that turns a nanoparticle into a 'Trojan horse' that causes cancer cells to...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily
FDA grants fast track designation to DKN-01 for two gastrointestinal cancers
The FDA granted fast track designation to DKN-01 for the treatment of certain patients with gastric cancer or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma, according to the agent's...
5 days ago - Healio
The Role of Meat and Dairy Viruses in Cancer
“Nearly 20% of cancer cases arising worldwide can be linked to infectious agents, including viruses.” Seven viruses are now conclusively tied to human cancers, and, as new...
5 days ago - Nutrition Facts
Study: R-spondin growth factor reduces intestinal tumors in early phase of colorectal cancer
Colorectal cancer constitute the third most common cancer in the Western world. Their incidence constantly increases as the population ages, and despite recent advances in...
5 days ago - News Medical
Amivantamab-lazertinib combination safe in EGFR-mutated NSCLC
Amivantamab and lazertinib can be combined safely at their monotherapy doses for patients with advanced EGFR-mutated non-small cell lung cancer, according to results of the...
5 days ago - Healio
FDA grants priority review to Xalkori for certain children with lymphoma
The FDA granted priority review to crizotinib for the treatment of certain children with lymphoma, according to the agent's manufacturer. The designation applies to use of...
5 days ago - Healio
Ipatasertib plus abiraterone improves radiographic PFS in prostate cancer with PTEN loss
The addition of ipatasertib to abiraterone enhanced antitumor activity and improved radiographic PFS as first-line therapy for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer...
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What Your Blood Tells You About Cancer
Blood tests can tell us a lot about what's going on in our bodies-from whether we're eating too much sugar to whether we're harboring any infectious diseases. Scientists lately...
7 days ago - Time
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Can the common cold help fight SARS-CoV-2?
SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, is markedly different from those responsible for the common cold. But a new study suggests that previous exposure to common cold...
Study Confirms Minorities at Higher Odds of COVID
Between Feb. 8 and July 22, more than 254,000 people were tested and more than 16,000 were positive for COVID-19. Among Black patients, 10% tested positive as did 11% of...
More than 90% of Americans say front-line health workers should get a...
A new survey, conducted by the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, found that 91% of Americans say front-line workers should be inoculated against COVID-19 first.
1 Million Dead; CDC Director Rips Atlas; 'Breast Implant Illness'
Note that some links may require registration or subscription. One million people worldwide have died from COVID-19, according to Reuters' global tally. As of 8:00 a.m. ET...
Coronavirus UK: 47 new fatalities in daily preliminary death toll
Broken down, 44 of the deaths announced today occurred in England, while Public Health Wales posted three new victims. Scotland and Northern Ireland recorded none.
Coronavirus infection rates, cases and deaths on Tuesday, Sept 29
The council areas of Anglesey, Carmarthenshire, Conwy, Denbighshire, and Flintshire are now all 'areas of concern'
Malnutrition Offers Serious Health Complications in Obese Individuals
A recent study that examined acute coronary disease found that malnourishment is an important underlying factor in the disease. Also, about half of those found to be...
Wearable Sensor to Help Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients
A wearable sensor developed by researchers has the ability to detect two biomarkers in the swear to help people with inflammatory bowel disease .
Early Introduction of Gluten to Children can Prevent Celiac Disease
Introduction of gluten to children at 4 months of age can prevent celiac disease when compared to children who were introduced to gluten at 6 months of age.
Antacid Monotherapy More Effective in Treating gastric Pain
Antacid monotherapy is more effective in relieving epigastric pain than in combination with lidocaine, according to a double-blind, randomized clinical trial.