Skin implant creates an artificial 'mole' if people are at a high risk of breast or prostate cancer
Researchers from ETH Zurich in Basel created an implant that is triggered by high calcium to produce melanin, the pigment which causes a skin tan, moles and freckles. Calcium...
4 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Male BRCA carriers at risk for melanoma, pancreatic cancer
It may be appropriate to screen for melanoma and pancreatic cancer in addition to prostate and breast cancer among men carrying BRCA mutations, according to a research letter...
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Theresa May to launch £75m drive against prostate cancer
British Prime Minister Theresa May has declared war against prostate cancer. Yearly, 47,000 men are UK are diagnosed with this cancer and 11,000 succumb to it, according to...
13 days ago - News Medical
May's war on prostate cancer: Prime Minister reveals £75m plan to speed up diagnosis
The extra money a year will take annual research spending to £40million - roughly the amount invested in breast cancer research, which has long had an advantage.
13 days ago - Daily Mail
7 Things You Can and Can't Do About Saggy Breasts
As a woman goes through different stages of life, it's natural for her breasts to change: They grow larger during pregnancy and breastfeeding, for example, and the skin and...
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Dogs that could stop men dying by sniffing out prostate cancer
Prostate cancer now kills more men than breast cancer does women - but there's a huge gender health gap. Here, medical detection dogs could prove a game-changer for all involved.
1 month ago - Daily Mail
Weekend Link Love - Edition 494
Research of the Week Seniors who train improve their immune systems . Dietary cholesterol helps repair damaged brains. Everyone knows a love song when they hear it. Sleep...
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'Miracle' baby born between chemotherapy and menopause
Doctors told Sarah she had a 1% chance of conceiving after chemotherapy to treat her breast cancer.
1 month ago - BBC
Science's new toy should scare us all
You'll be pressured to pay for your unborn kid to have its Alzheimer's, breast cancer or cystic fibrosis gene removed before birth.
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Men with prostate cancer have access to fewer nurses
For every urological nurse in the NHS there are 166 new prostate cancer cases a year - twice as many as the 86 cases for every breast cancer nurse.
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Are the Joint Aches You're Experiencing Due to Arthritis?
Do your joints sometimes feel stiff and achy? In the back of your mind, you wonder whether that achiness is arthritis, one of the most common age-related health issues...
Global Intake of Dietary Calcium in Adults
A new online interactive map by the International Osteoporosis Foundation shows wide global variation in calcium intake.
Melanoma Skin Cancers Linked With Reduced Risk of Alzheimer's Disease
Diagnosis of malignant melanoma was associated with a 61% reduced risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
Tumor Evolution can Help Predict Prostate Cancer Severity
Tumor evolution can help assess the aggressiveness of prostate cancer accurately and also helps determine what type of treatment can be given to the patient.
Shorter courses of radiotherapy found to be safe, effective for prostate...
Radiotherapy given in high doses over a shorter period of time is safe and effective for prostate cancer patients, according to research presented at the ESTRO 37 conference today.
'Biomedical tattoo' might catch cancer early
Medical research is reaching a new frontier with implants that can accurately spot early signs of cancer. Yet the road from laboratory to patient is long.
Simple prostatectomy for BPH: Surgeons demonstrate robotic approaches
These videos illustrate a robotic solution to the complex problem of very large prostate glands causing severe lower urinary tract symptoms. Although many approaches have been...
Even Mild Brain Injuries May Increase Your Chances of Getting Parkinson's...
Even relatively mild brain injuries may increase your risk of developing the neurodegenerative condition Parkinson's disease , according to a new study . The research, which...
VIDEO: Tips for improving MIPS score, avoiding penalties
NEW ORLEANS - A practice assessment of a practice's documentation policies is an important step that may reveal some of the reporting requirements are already being performed...
A single concussion may increase risk of Parkinson's disease
People who have been diagnosed with a mild concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury, may have a 56 percent increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease.