• Cell type switch helps colon cancer evade treatment, study suggests

    4 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Researchers have discovered that colon cancers are often resistant to existing drug treatments because they are composed of two different cell types that can replace each other when one cell type is killed. The study suggests that combination therapies targeting both cell types at once may be more effective at treating colorectal cancer, the third highest cause of cancer-related death in the United States.
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  • Doctors Slow to Switch Diabetes Treatment When Oral Meds Don't Work

    4 days ago - By Medscape

    When type 2 diabetes isn't well controlled with oral medications, doctors are often slow to switch patients to more intensive treatment, a U.S. study suggests.
    Reuters Health Information
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