Some patients with renal cancer may not benefit from partial nephrectomy
Although partial nephrectomy was associated with improved OS among patients with localized renal cancer, the survival advantage was less substantial among a subset of patients...
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Study reveals potential pathway for endothelial cells to avoid apoptosis
Cell death is an important aspect of tissue homeostasis, as well as inflammation and disease pathogenesis related to infection, injury, and tumor growth.
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Listening To Patients: Living With Terminal Cancer
When Chris Davie learned that a brain tumor would leave him just months left to live, he set out to record his story, and leave a message for his two young children.
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Rutgers study finds gene responsible for spread of prostate cancer
A Rutgers study has found that a specific gene in cancerous prostate tumors indicates when patients are at high-risk for the cancer to spread, suggesting that targeting this...
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Doctors Remove 50-Pound Tumor From Woman
The Idaho woman lost 65 pounds during surgery to remove the growth.
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Idaho woman who blamed weight gain on menopause discovers 50-pound tumor
Brenda Cridland of Meridian, Idaho, chalked up her weight gain to aging, but when her health started to quickly decline about eight months ago she decided to see a doctor.
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Research reveals novel approach to suppressing chemotherapy-induced tumor growth
Following up on a groundbreaking 2018 study in which BIDMC's Dipak Panigrahy, MD, demonstrated that dead and dying cancer cells killed by conventional cancer treatments...
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Study of mutation order may change understanding of how tumors develop
Cancers most commonly arise because of a series of two to five mutations in different genes that combine to cause a tumor. Evidence from a growing number of experiments focused...
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Surge protector: A novel approach to suppressing therapy-induced tumor growth and recurrence
Dead and dying cancer cells killed by conventional cancer treatments paradoxically trigger inflammation that promotes tumor growth and metastasis. Researchers now describe a...
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Surgeon Will Pay $3,000 Fine for Removing Kidney He Mistakenly Thought Was a Tumor
A Florida surgeon has agreed to pay a $3,000 fine, as well as perform hours of continued medical training, after removing a woman's kidney during what was intended to be back...
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Mindfulness could ease emotional symptoms of the menopause, scientists say
Researchers from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota quizzed 1,744 women about their symptoms, stress levels and mindfulness, a practice championed by celebs like Angelina Jolie .
Obesity means 'generation of children may live shorter lives than their parents'
The Welsh Government has launched a consultation on its first ever obesity strategy
Exercise Improves Survival in Patients with Diabetes
Doctors should advise and be actively involved in exercise programs for diabetic patients in order to achieve better control of blood sugar and improved heart health which in...
Five Times More Metastasis of Breast Cancer in Women Within 10 Years of...
Breast cancer in young women have five times more metastasis than breast cancer in women who had no recent childbirths or in those who did not have a child.
Strong Neck Strength may Help Prevent Concussions: Study
Athletes who are at higher risk for sports-related concussions should build neck strength to prevent such injuries, finds a new study.
Dramatic Drop in China's Air Pollution Raises Life Expectancy
Significant drop in China's air pollution level increases their citizen's life expectancy, finds a new study.
Farmers Exposed to High Levels of Pesticide More Likely to Have Poor Sense...
High pesticide exposure among farmers can be associated with a poor sense of smell in later life, reveals a new study.
New Wearable Sensor Can Help Detect Hidden Anxiety, Depression in Kids
Newly developed wearable sensor can help detect hidden anxiety and depression in young children, reveals a new study.
Engineered T Cells Promote Long-term Organ Transplant Acceptance, Says Study
A way to selectively suppress the immune reaction of the body against the donor organ by modulating the protein coronin 1 has been discovered.
Medical Detection Dogs Benefit Diabetes Patients
Alert dogs can help Type 1 patients regulate their blood sugars in a non-invasive way and avoid the risks of hypoglycaemic episodes and hyperglycaemia, found new study.