Pediatric Cancer Center Care Improves Survival of Adolescent Leukemic Patients
Young adults with blood cancer may have a better shot at survival if treated at pediatric cancer centers.
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Similarity between high-risk atherosclerotic plaque and cancer cells discovered
New research shows that inflammatory, unstable atherosclerotic plaque has a metabolism that differs from that of stable plaque - and is similar to that of cancer cells. Future...
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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.
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Erectile Dysfunction Drugs can Now Treat Various Other Conditions
Erectile dysfunction drugs such as phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors can also be used to treat various other conditions like diabetes, cancer, urinary tract symptoms, and...
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Study examines how higher-order gene combinations help maintain normal cell physiology
We inherit many traits from our parents including the color of our eyes and hair. Unfortunately, we also inherit risk factors for certain diseases such as cancer, heart...
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CPRIT awards $2 million grant to push forward breast cancer research in West Texas
A $2 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas will allow Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso to create a new lab focusing on...
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Gene mapping lays groundwork for precision chemotherapy
Despite the great successes of targeted cancer drugs and the promise of novel immunotherapies, the vast majority of people diagnosed with cancer are still first treated with...
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Married patients more likely to find melanoma earlier
Married patients with melanoma appeared more likely to present with early-stage disease than divorced, widowed or never-married patients, according to findings published in...
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Liquid biopsy predictive of survival for metastatic triple-negative breast cancer
Liquid biopsy feasibly predicted outcomes among patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer, study data showed. “Traditionally, we would need to obtain a tissue...
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'Don't wait': Mom has foot amputated after ignoring bump found during pedicure
Jenn Andrews has inspired others with her positivity while recovering from having her right foot amputated after cancer was discovered during a pedicure.
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Physical and Psychological Benefits of Tai Chi
Tai Chi improves brain metabolism and muscle energetics in older adults, shows study.
New Brain Scan Technique Can Help Detect Neurological Disorders
Functional connectivity MRI technique can help distinguish patients condition between neurological or Psychiatric disorders, finds a new study. Up until now, there are no...
All get expanded romaine warnings because of Alaska findings
The federal government today expanded its romaine lettuce warning to include all types of romaine lettuce from the Yuma, AZ, growing region, including whole heads and hearts of...
Recall Alert: CDC Says "Do Not Buy or Eat Romaine Lettuce at a Grocery Store...
"Do not buy or eat romaine lettuce at a grocery store or restaurant unless you can confirm it is not from the Yuma, Arizona, growing region," the CDC advises. Since the time of...
Teenagers' eyes reveals their future heart-disease risk
Researchers from The Westmead Institute for Medical Research, Australia, found that for every one point increase in a person's health quality-of-life, their retinal vessels...
You Might Want to Think Twice About Skipping Breakfast
Growing up in a larger family meant that dinners were taken very seriously in my household. Everybody had different schedules since some were working, some were in college, and...
High-sugar diets during pregnancy and early childhood linked to poor...
A Harvard University study found that children whose mothers consumed processed foods and sugary sodas during pregnancy scored lower on tests for learning, memory and other skills.
Everything You Need to Know Before Trying Intermittent Fasting
When someone first proposes you go an extended period of time without food, it's normal to panic. But when you hear all of the potential benefits of intermittent fasting...
DeepDDI: New Technology Helps Predict Drug-drug and Drug-food Interactions
Developing a deep learning-based computational framework called as DeepDDI can help predict and generate interactions for drug-drug or drug-food constituent pairs.
Interactive map reveals millions of people aren't eating enough calcium
Nepal in Asia was found to be the worst offender - having an intake of calcium seven times lower than the amount in Iceland, according to The International Osteoporosis Foundation.