Multiple Medications in Older Cancer Patients Linked to Hospitalization Risk
Older patients with prostate, breast, or lung cancer are more likely to be hospitalized after chemotherapy if they take more than five other medicines, stated new study.
18 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Cancer confers twofold risk for development of AF
Patients with cancer may experience more than double the risk for atrial fibrillation compared with the general population. In addition, patients with colon, prostate and lung...
21 days ago - Healio
Updates in triple-negative breast cancer, patient feedback guides prostate cancer treatment - top stories in hematology/oncology
Healio presented updates in research and treatment of triple-negative breast cancer, an aggressive subtype that accounts for approximately 15% of all breast cancer cases. It...
27 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Symptoms of Prostate Disease You May Have Overlooked
The diagnosis of cancer often has a profound effect on men and their families. The word “cancer” signals a life-changing issue that may be accompanied by feelings of fear...
1 month ago - Mercola
Declining cancer death rates - cause for optimism, caution
In many respects, this year's report of cancer incidence and mortality from American Cancer Society, Cancer Statistics 2020, tells a familiar story. The report shows a...
1 month ago - Healio
Research highlights the benefits of physical activity for older adults
Physically active older adults benefit from reduced risks of early death, breast and prostate cancer, fractures, recurrent falls, functional limitations, cognitive decline...
2 monthes ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Pregnancy, Breastfeeding May Guard Against Early Menopause
The risk was lowest among those who breast-fed exclusively, meaning the baby received breast milk only - no liquids or solid foods. Early menopause is the end of menstruation...
2 monthes ago - Web MD
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in England
In the health agency's report, there were 49,029 diagnoses made in 2018, which is about 8,000 more than the previous year, surpassing breast cancer with 47,476 cases. Lung...
2 monthes ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Prostate overtakes breast as 'most common cancer'
Experts say more men are getting tested, which explains the rise in diagnoses in England.
2 monthes ago - BBC
Obesity linked to worse psychosocial outcomes among patients with breast, prostate cancer
The physical symptoms of cancer often are accompanied by equally profound psychosocial struggles. Most patients with cancer grapple with some degree of anxiety, depression or...
2 monthes ago - Healio - 5 articles
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