Top stories in hematology/oncology: FDA decisions on drugs for prostate cancer, hemophilia A; biannual MRIs more effective than mammography
Among the top stories in hematology and oncology this week were announcements that the FDA granted Rubraca its breakthrough therapy designation for some patients with prostate...
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Prostate cancer: What PCPs need to know
Eric Kauffman Prostate cancer is the second-most common cancer in men in the United States after skin cancer: one in nine men will be diagnosed with the disease during his...
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Personalized predictions improve patients' understanding of their prostate cancer risk
Craig Pollack Providing individualized predictions to men on active surveillance for prostate cancer helped them better comprehend their risk for the disease, according to...
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Are These Perilous Chemicals in Your Food?
By Dr. Mercola The American Academy of Pediatrics , a group of over 65,000 pediatricians in the U.S., are asking parents to limit their children's exposure to dangerous plastic...
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Pregnant and breastfeeding women can put sons at prostate cancer risk
Experiments in male rats found those exposed to just a third of the normal amount of protein were more vulnerable to the disease later in life.
3 monthes ago - Daily Mail
Offspring fed with low-protein diet during pregnancy more likely to develop prostate cancer
The offspring of females fed a low-protein diet during pregnancy and lactation are significantly more likely to develop prostate cancer as they age.
3 monthes ago - News Medical
Low-Protein Diet During Pregnancy Up Prostate Cancer Risk in Children
Women who had a low-protein diet during pregnancy and lactation may increase the risk of prostate cancer in their children as they grow older, finds a new study.
3 monthes ago - Medindia Health - 6 articles
Low-protein diet during pregnancy increases prostate cancer risk in offspring, rat study shows
Experiments with rats show that intrauterine protein restriction induces sex hormone imbalance, which appears to favor development of cancer in old age. The rate of prostate...
3 monthes ago - ScienceDaily
Top stories in oncology: FDA expands indications for breast cancer drug, diet soft drinks reduce mortality from colon cancer
Among the top stories in oncology are the FDA approving more uses for breast cancer drug ribociclib, a study on the impact diet soft drinks have on one's mortality from colon...
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FDA expands Xtandi approval for prostate cancer
The FDA expanded the approval of enzalutamide to include the treatment of nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. Enzalutamide - an androgen receptor inhibitor...
3 monthes ago - Healio
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Omega-3 Fatty Acids Can Reduce Premature Birth Risk
High intake of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy can lower the risk of premature births, reveals a new study.
Carrie Underwood Uses CMA Stage To Reveal Sex Of Her Baby
“Waylon or Willie?” Carrie Underwood revealed big news at last night's CMAs During last night's Country Music Association Awards, Carrie Underwood, along with co-host, Brad...
Diesel fumes in London are so bad that children's lungs are becoming stunted
Tests on more than 2,000 eight- and nine-year-olds who lived in the capital of England showed they had an average five per cent lower lung capacity than expected.
Brain Damage in Newborns Can be Identified with the Help of a 15-minute Scan
Brain damage in babies can be detected earlier with a 15-minute scan than current methods, finds a new study.
Low carb diets DO work and are the best way to help slimmers keep weight...
A new study from Boston Children's Hospital has found that levels of ghrelin, a hormone that increases appetite, were lower in those on a low-carb diet than a high-carb diet.
Large Babies Born to Diabetic Mothers are at High Obesity Risk
Large for gestational age babies born to mothers with diabetes are at a higher risk of becoming overweight or obese during childhood, compared to AGA babies. Obesity in LGA...
Why you should SUCK your baby's dummy to clean it
Researchers led by the Henry Ford Health System asked 128 mothers how they cleaned their children's dummies before taking blood tests from the infants to make the conclusion.
Parents, Kids Actually Agree About Confidential Medical Care: Study
Adolescents were almost twice as likely as their parents to think abortion services should be confidential, found new study.
Lullabies for Babies - Best Music for Baby
Since it's been 5 years since I had a newborn, I'm a little rusty on how to play with babies. One of the best ways to stimulate a very young child is through music. Lullabies...
Leftists claim killing unborn babies is "reproductive rights". but what...
Far-left rag Slate recently published a hideous op-ed encouraging women to teach their daughters how to get and “shout” their abortions, citing “reproductive rights” as the...