Transplantees Find Catharsis in Holding Their Old Hearts
Kamisha Hendrix's heart lay on the table between us. Seventy days ago, this heart had been beating inside of her, back behind the dark scar that plunged into the neckline of...
1 day ago - The Atlantic
Ten important updates in hematologic malignancies
HemOnc Today presents 10 advances in the treatment of leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma and myeloproliferative neoplasms that may be relevant to your practice and help improve...
5 days ago - Healio
FDA grants priority review to Adcetris for cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
The FDA granted priority review to brentuximab vedotin for the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, according to the drug's manufacturer.The agency set a target action date...
7 days ago - Healio
Australian-first T-cell immunotherapy clinical trial gives leukaemia and cancer patients last new hope
In an Australian-first clinical trial leukaemia and lymphoma patients will have access to potentially life-saving immunotherapy treatment.
16 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 3 articles
Mistaken Identity: Asthma and Croup in a Previously Healthy 9-Year-Old Male
Abstract: Cough is one of the most common presenting complaints encountered in primary care settings and the emergency department. In 2010, the Centers for Disease Control and...
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Running Was My Therapy
Getty Images During times of extreme stress some women eat some women drink and some women binge-watch Real Housewives. But I was in the midst of a contentious divorce, and I...
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FDA grants priority review to acalabrutinib for mantle cell lymphoma
The FDA granted priority review to acalabrutinib for the treatment of patients with previously treated mantle cell lymphoma, according to the drug's manufacturer.The...
21 days ago - Healio
FDA approves Imbruvica as first therapy for chronic graft-versus-host disease
The FDA approved ibrutinib for the treatment of adults with chronic graft-versus-host disease who failed prior systemic therapy.Ibrutinib - a Bruton's tyrosine kinase inhibitor...
21 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Skip the Bone Marrow Biopsy in Follicular Lymphoma?
A retrospective analysis of patients enrolled in clinical trials found that bone biopsies at baseline and during follow-up were unnecessary. Medscape Medical News
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Women having children over 30 give them higher cancer risk
Parents over 35 are linked to an increased risk of leukaemia diagnoses, a Los Angeles study has found. This age group are also linked with higher rates of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
21 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
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Supermarkets may Help People Consume Less Calories
Silent product reformulation may not achieve dramatic reductions in the population's calorie intake, but doubt remains on how it can reduce calorie intake.
‘Sample was too young,' experts comment on recent study on calcium and bone loss
There were no links found between dietary calcium intake and rates of bone loss in men, according to a recent study published in the British Journal of Nutrition. Experts who...
What is continuing care and how is it different than home health care?
Continuing care, home health care... understanding these terms can ensure better care for those who prefer aging in their own home. Consider this situation... One morning, Mary...
Walmart's Great Value frozen cherries recalled for listeria risk
Some frozen, organic, sweet, pitted cherries packaged under Walmart's Great Value brand are under recall after producer Sunrise Growers Inc. found Listeria monocytogenes during...
McDonald's to cut antibiotics from chicken supply by 2018
The move, unveiled in a policy statement on Wednesday, comes amid a broad effort to battle dangerous superbugs which are becoming increasingly resistant to medication.
Gut Microbes can Influence Certain Neurological Disorders
There are hundreds of species of bacteria in our gut. Each species plays a different role in our health and requires different nutrients for growth.
Could Common Vitamin Supplements Raise Lung Cancer Risk?
Increased odds only seemed to affect men or male smokers, study suggests Related MedlinePlus Pages: B Vitamins , Dietary Supplements , Lung Cancer
All primary school children will be offered the flu vaccine from next year
Year Four pupils will get the vaccine in 2017-18 followed by pupils in Years Five and Six in 2018-19
Mitochondrial Genetic Patterns Associated With Autism
The risk for autism spectrum disorders may be influenced by genetic variations in mitochondrial DNA determined by ancient migrations.
How to Tell If You Actually Fried Your Eyes During Yesterday's Solar Eclipse
Photograph by Getty You're not the only one Googling "my eyes hurt" today The solar eclipse on August 21 was pretty much a once-in-your-lifetime event-the previous time it...