Study finds high prevalence of cardiovascular conditions in male breast cancer patients
Male breast cancer patients were found to have a high prevalence of cardiovascular conditions, in a small study of this rare patient population presented at the American...
9 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
The Best Breastfeeding Pads For Preventing Leaks While Nursing
You might be looking for breastfeeding pads, and that's because they can be a great solution to an annoying problem. Let's discuss. Breastfeeding is a beautiful thing, but it...
9 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Can You Eat Pigeon Peas If You Have Breast Cancer?
Plant-based estrogens may be especially good for people who have breast cancer. And legumes called pigeons peas could have a particular benefit for your body.
17 hours ago - Web MD
How Much Does Drinking Alcohol Contribute to US Cancer Burden?
Alcohol consumption accounts for 4.8% of all cancer cases overall, but this rises to 12.1% of female breast cancer, 11% of colorectal cancer, and more than 45% of mouth and...
18 hours ago - Medscape
Risk Of Heart Disease Tends To Be Higher In Male Cancer Patients
A high prevalence of cardiovascular disorders is seen in male breast cancer patients. Lack of cases in male patients warrants more studies to design further cardiovascular care...
19 hours ago - Medindia Health - 4 articles
Men With Breast Cancer: Watch the Heart
Male breast cancer patients commonly showed signs of elevated cardiovascular risk, according to a small retrospective study of this rare population. Cardiovascular risk factors...
20 hours ago - MedPageToday - 4 articles
New Tool Predicts Chemotherapy Toxicity In Breast Cancer Patients
In older breast cancer patients, to determine the risk of severe toxicity to chemotherapy a new tool has been developed called Cancer and Aging Research Group- Breast Cancer score.
20 hours ago - Medindia Health - 4 articles
Scientists discover link between nicotine and breast cancer metastasis
Scientists have found that nicotine promotes the spread of breast cancer cells into the lungs.
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
Tool Predicts Severe Toxicity From Chemo in Breast Cancer
A new tool for predicting the risk of severe chemotherapy toxicity in older adults with early-stage breast cancer outperforms existing models. Medscape Medical News
3 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Adding Liothyronine for Hypothyroidism Doesn't Up Breast Cancer Risk
A large Swedish study shows those treated with LT3 in combination with LT4 for hypothyroidism have no greater breast cancer risk than individuals taking LT4 alone. Medscape...
3 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
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US Pharma Giant Merck Stops Development Of Two Potential Covid-19 Vaccines
Merck Co, the US pharmaceutical giant has announced that it is discontinuing development of its Covid-19 vaccine candidates - V590 and V591 - after they failed to generate...
Lockdown loneliness linked to surge in depression symptoms among older people
Older people's mental health worsened during lockdowns as their loneliness put them at risk of depression and anxiety, according to a recent study led by researchers from the...
Can common antibiotics harm your heart? Research links them to increased...
It is becoming increasingly clear that pharmaceutical antibiotics are not the life-saving drugs their makers say they are. Prone to misuse, antibiotics have given rise to a new...
Scientists will begin testing vaccine that can be given as a NASAL SPRAY
This month, scientists in the UK will begin testing a vaccine against Covid-19 that can be squirted up the nose rather than injected into muscle.
Special Immune Cells Of Brain Drives Depression
Negative mood experiences like feeling uneasy and depressed in correlation with inflammation or several neurological diseases are found to be driven by special immune cells of...
Hand Sanitizer Is Harming Kids' Eyes
The explosive rise in use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers during the COVID-19 pandemic has had a dangerous, unintended consequence: eye injuries among children.
Should medics be allowed to help desperately sick patients end their lives?
Could Scotland soon allow assisted dying? Physician-assisted dying is legal in a small group of countries including Belgium, Canada and parts of the U.S.
Some COVID-19 survivors develop stutters and bizarre neurological effects
Scientists have found that coronavirus itself can attack parts of the brain but think neurological after-effects are more likely from the immune response going haywire.
Arthritis Drug Cuts GVHD Risk in Stem Cell Transplants
A widely used arthritis drug reduced the rate of acute graft-versus-host disease in both HLA-matched and -mismatched allogeneic stem-cell transplants, a randomized study...
Anxiety, Depression and Drinking During a Pandemic
People with anxiety and depression are more likely to step up their drinking during the COVID-19 pandemic than those without these mental health issues, an online survey revealed.