Top stories in hematology/oncology: FDA approves myeloma treatment, model may predict survival in some breast cancer cases
Among the top stories this week was the FDA's approval of a triplet regiment for relapsed, refractory myeloma this week, a report on a risk model that showed promise in...
4 days ago - Healio
Is the golden spice a golden cure? Woman, 67, beat blood cancer after stopping traditional treatments and using TURMERIC
A 67-year-old woman from London, England has reportedly put an end to her years-long battle with blood cancer with turmeric. Doctors reportedly claim to have never seen...
5 days ago - Natural News
Blood cancers can be treated safely and naturally with cinnamon
Cinnamon does more than add a pleasant and appetizing aroma to your favorite dishes - it can also help treat certain cancers. A study published in the Journal of Herbal...
11 days ago - Natural News
FDA OK's New Triplet Tx for Revlimid-Refractory Multiple Myeloma
Agent doubled overall response rate, progression-free survival
12 days ago - MedPageToday
Beta 2 Microglobulin Tumor Marker Test
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13 days ago - MedlinePlus - 3 articles
RNA defects linked to multiple myeloma progression in high risk patients
Researchers have uncovered an association between RNA abnormalities and multiple myeloma progression. The findings offer novel insights for new, effective therapeutic...
18 days ago - ScienceDaily
Researchers uncover link between RNA abnormalities and multiple myeloma progression
Multiple myeloma is the second most common type of blood cancer where cancer cells accumulate in the bone marrow, crowding out healthy blood cells.
18 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Former patient donates $10 million to further blood cancer research at UNC Lineberger
Etteinne “ET” and W. G. Champion “Champ” Mitchell of New Bern, North Carolina, will create a new fund supporting ground-breaking research in blood cancer at UNC Lineberger...
20 days ago - UNC Healthcare - 2 articles
New drug candidates reverse drug resistance in multiple myeloma in preclinical models
A new strategy to enhance the activity of proteasome inhibitors , which are standard-of-care agents in the treatment of multiple myeloma , was recently reported. The study...
21 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Cinnamon is a potent anti-cancer agent
The anti-inflammatory activity of cinnamon is well-established. Researchers, in a study published in the Journal of Herbal Medicine, confirmed that the spice also has...
24 days ago - Natural News - 2 articles
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Innovative Treatment for Protecting People With Peanut Allergy
A new treatment on protecting people having peanut allergy was found. Developing tolerance to peanuts over a period of time can help get rid of severity in symptoms upon...
Newly Identified Molecule Can Help Fight Muscular Paralysis
Newly identified molecule can halt the progress of a severe genetic disease that causes whole-body muscle paralysis.
New Blood Pressure Guideline Can Prevent 3 Million Cardiovascular Events...
New blood pressure guideline can prevent more than 3 million cardiovascular disease events over ten years, reveals a new study.
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery
Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.