Vitamin D deficiency may increase breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women
Postmenopausal women with recently diagnosed breast cancer had a higher risk for developing vitamin D deficiency vs. similar women without the disease, with obesity influencing...
2 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Routine genomic screening could help identify otherwise undetected cancer risk
Most carriers of genetic mutations known to increase the risk for breast, ovarian, prostate and pancreatic cancers appeared unaware of their mutation carrier status despite...
3 days ago - Healio
Danshen, a traditional Chinese medicine, can be the key to treating oral cancer
You may not hear about oral cancer as much as, say, breast, lung, liver, or prostate cancer, but it isn't any less deadly. Even today, it's still considered a dangerous type of...
8 days ago - Natural News
Weight Loss After Menopause, Lower Breast Cancer Risk
Postmenopausal women who experience a weight loss of 5% or more are at lower risk for invasive breast cancer compared with women whose weight remains stable weight. Medscape...
10 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
STUNNING: Alzheimer's disease is NOT caused by amyloid plaque - the disease is multi-factorial and rooted in inflammation
The facts about Alzheimer's disease are truly alarming: Over 5.7 million Americans have been diagnosed with this condition, and by 2050, that number is projected to increase to...
11 days ago - Natural News
Alzheimer's Gene Tied to Mental Decline in Older Breast Ca
Effect seen in systemically treated patients with specific APOE allele
11 days ago - MedPageToday
Weight Loss May Help Reduce Postmenopausal Women's Breast Cancer Risk
Weight loss may help reduce breast cancer risk in women after menopause. Moderate, relatively short-term weight reduction may lead to a significant reduction in breast cancer...
12 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Dealing With Breast Cancer After Menopause
Menopause, plus cancer: It s a one-two punch that some women know all too well.... Learn tactics for dealing with "the change" and breast cancer simultaneously.
12 days ago - AARP - 2 articles
Alzheimer's Gene Tied to 'Chemo Brain' in Breast Cancer Survivors
Title: Alzheimer's Gene Tied to 'Chemo Brain' in Breast Cancer Survivors Category: Health News Created: 10/3/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 10/4/2018 12:00:00 AM
15 days ago - Medicine Net - 3 articles
Link Found for Alzheimer's Gene, 'Chemo Brain'
Breast cancer survivors who have a gene linked to Alzheimer's disease and who underwent chemotherapy were more likely to have long-term impairment in brain function...
15 days ago - Web MD - 2 articles
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Half of Alzheimer's cases may be caused by the herpes virus
Professor Ruth Itzhaki, of Manchester University, claims the virus causes similar protein deposits in the brain to the characteristic plaques of Alzheimer's.
Why some with the 'Alzheimer's gene' do NOT develop the disease
The ApoE4 gene increases the risk of Alzheimer's, but has also been detected in people who never develop neurodegenerative disease. Boston University has a theory as to why.
World Osteoporosis Day
World Osteoporosis Day is observed annually on 20th October every year by the International Osteoporosis Foundation to raise awareness on ways to prevent osteoporosis and other...
The ultimate guide to menopause, by five female doctors
It's World Menopause Day and the people who know more than most about menopause are the medical experts who take a special interest in the subject - like these women.
Black Senior Citizens Told To Get Off The Bus Taking Them To Vote
A group of black senior citizens weren't allowed to take a bus to their polling station Dozens of black senior citizens set out to vote in Louisville, Georgia this week. The...
Pomegranate juice has DRAMATIC effects in slowing the development of...
If you are one of the 2.9 million men in the U.S. with prostate cancer, you might feel powerless about your situation. As the second leading cause of cancer deaths in America...
Language Barrier Means Millions Of Elderly - Like My Grandmother - Lack...
Although volunteers for Alzheimer's research are desperately needed, so many patients - mainly Spanish speakers - face a language barrier.
Distinguishing fatal prostate cancer from 'manageable' cancer now possible
Scientists have found a way of distinguishing between fatal prostate cancer and manageable cancer, which could reduce unnecessary surgeries and radiotherapy.
Cataract surgery with traumatic zonular loss
The patient is a relatively young construction worker who sustained a blunt traumatic ocular injury that was fortunately nonpenetrating. This resulted in the development of a...
More Evidence Herpes Virus Strongly Tied to Alzheimer's
New epidemiologic studies suggest a causal relationship between the herpes virus and Alzheimer's, as the involvement of the immunology system in the disease becomes a 'hot'...