Antihypertensive drugs not found to increase cancer risk
A meta-analysis of 31 randomized controlled trials of antihypertensive drugs compared with placebo or other BP-lowering medications found no association between any...
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New Drug for Prostate Cancer: Ipatasertib, an AKT Inhibitor
When used in combination with abiraterone, the new drug showed activity in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer in the IPATential 150 trial. Medscape Medical News
2 days ago - Medscape
Ipatasertib plus abiraterone improves radiographic PFS in prostate cancer with PTEN loss
The addition of ipatasertib to abiraterone enhanced antitumor activity and improved radiographic PFS as first-line therapy for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
AKT Inhibition Gets Narrow Win in First-Line mCRPC
Adding ipatasertib to abiraterone modestly improved oncologic outcomes for certain men with asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer...
4 days ago - MedPageToday
PROfound phase III results offer a new targeted treatment for metastatic prostate cancer
Results from the PROfound phase III study, funded by AstraZeneca and Merck Sharp & Dohme, open up a much-needed new treatment avenue for the more precise and effective...
5 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Drug used to treat breast and ovarian cancer can transform treatment for prostate cancer
A drug used to treat breast and ovarian cancer can extend the lives of some men with prostate cancer and should become a new standard treatment for the disease, concludes a...
5 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Socioeconomic, insurance status linked to racial disparities in prostate cancer mortality
Socioeconomic and insurance status appeared associated with increased mortality after prostate cancer surgery among Black men, who were twice as likely as white men to die of...
7 days ago - Healio
UTHSC professor receives $455,000 grant to study cause of aggressive prostate cancer
Ramesh Narayanan, PhD, professor in the Department of Medicine and the Division of Hematology and Oncology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, has received a...
8 days ago - News Medical
Follow-up Confirms Apalutamide Survival Benefits in Some Men With Prostate Cancer
Apalutamide markedly extends overall survival in patients with nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer , according to a final analysis of data from the phase-3...
8 days ago - Medscape
Consumption of Fish and ω-3 Fatty Acids and Cancer Risk: An Umbrella Review of Meta-Analyses of Observational Studies
ABSTRACTMultiple studies have suggested that ω-3 fatty acid intake may have a protective effect on cancer risk; however, its true association with cancer risk remains...
10 days ago - Nutrition - 4 articles
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With 85,362 New Cases, India's COVID-19 Count Reaches 5.9 Million
With a rise of 85,362 coronavirus cases and 1,089 deaths in last 24 hours, India's tally on 26th of september reached 59,03,932 cases, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare...
COVID-19 Causes Anxious and Upsetting Dreams
There is an increase in anxious and upsetting dreams due to the impact of COVID-19. The study suggests that women's dreams are more strongly affected by pandemic than men's dreams.
Adequate Vitamin D Levels Could Reduce the Risk of Severe Coronavirus Infections
Having adequate vitamin D levels is linked to a lower risk of dangerous complications of COVID-19, including low oxygen levels, unconsciousness, and death, reports a new study.
New, Cheap COVID-19 Test Developed
Researchers have discovered a fast, cheap, and accurate COVID-19 testing method. The new method simplifies testing from expensive reaction steps.
Essential oils for the treatment of fungal diseases
Essential oils are known for their use in aromatherapy and massage therapy. When inhaled or applied topically, these natural products exert beneficial effects on mental health...
Cycling Benefits Diabetes Patients
Cycling is linked to a reduced risk of both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among people with diabetes, stated a new study.
Study: Less Than 10% of U.S. Population Had COVID-19 Antibodies
Just 9.3% of U.S. adults were seropositive for COVID-19 as of July , based on a nationwide sample of dialysis patients extrapolated to the U.S. population, researchers...
Report: Trump Picks Amy Coney Barrett for Court
Amy Coney Barrett, 48, a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in Chicago since 2017, is President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, according...
FDA Warns of Danger From 'Benadryl Challenge'
The new internet dare, broadcast widely on teen-friendly TikTok, urges kids to overdose on the over-the-counter antihistamine Benadryl to achieve a hallucinatory state.
Even If Hips, Legs Slims Down, Belly Fat a Danger
Even if other areas of the body are in good shape, once fat starts to accumulate in the belly region, the risk of dying an early death goes up.