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Blood test could predict risk for breast cancer recurrence

5 hours ago   |   Healio

Cytokine signaling responsiveness measured through a novel blood test may be a key determinant of intratumoral immunosuppressive potential and clinical outcome among patients...
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Breast cancer survivors who smoke, use hormones face higher lung cancer risk

5 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

BARCELONA - Use of hormone replacement therapy may increase risk for lung cancer as a second primary malignancy among patients with breast cancer who smoke, according to study...
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Discovery of combination protein leads to first-in-human clinical trial for leukemia

8 hours ago   |   News Medical

The discovery of tri-specific natural killer engagers , a combination protein that bridges an immune cell and a tumor cell to drive tumor cell killing power exponentially, has...
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Cancer can Break Down Your Muscles: Here's How

Cancer can Break Down Your Muscles: Here's How

12 hours ago   |   Medindia Health

New study sheds light on how cancer tumors can take control of muscle cells and cause a type of cancer-related muscle wasting disease called cachexia. The study findings could...
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Researchers describe how neurons establish contact with aggressive glioblastomas, promote tumor growth

14 hours ago   |   News Medical

In a current paper published in the journal "Nature", Heidelberg-based researchers and physicians describe how neurons in the brain establish contact with aggressive...
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New Compound That Halts Pancreatic Cancer Discovered

New Compound That Halts Pancreatic Cancer Discovered

15 hours ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

New study revealed that 4-HAP reduced metastatic tumor formation in a mouse model of human pancreatic cancer by assessing the fraction of liver surface covered by tumor tissue.
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Anti-cancer protein promotes tumor resistance, shows study

16 hours ago   |   News Medical

Areas of solid tumors that have limited access to oxygen, a condition called hypoxia, are highly resilient against chemo and radiation therapy.
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Brain tumors hijack healthy neurons in order to grow

1 day ago   |   News Medical

Scientists have discovered that brain tumors integrate themselves with the brain's healthy neuronal network to support their growth.
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Researchers discover how cancer cells can trigger chronic muscle wasting condition

1 day ago   |   News Medical   |   4 articles

A solid tumor can cause muscle cells in the body to self-destruct. Many cancer patients die from the consequences. Now researchers are discovering more about how cancer cells...
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Single-agent, targeted therapies induce negligible response among smokers with NSCLC

1 day ago   |   Healio

BARCELONA - Targeted therapies for non-small cell lung cancer demonstrated potential benefit in additional molecular stratifications of the disease, according to results from...
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Watch what you eat: Study reveals that post-menopausal women who eat a...

Watch what you eat: Study reveals that post-menopausal women who eat a Western diet increase their risk of breast cancer

A person's diet plays a huge role in determining their overall health. Multiple studies have shown how a diet influences many physiological functions, including immune... Read more ...

Nearly 1 in 25 US adults uses marijuana EVERY DAY, study finds  

Nearly 1 in 25 US adults uses marijuana EVERY DAY, study finds  

As people get older, they are less likely to use marijuana as often, according to University of Nebraska research. Over 11% of young adults with medical conditions use daily... Read more ...

Novel remote study protocol supports BASF's micro-emulsifying plant sterol

Novel remote study protocol supports BASF's micro-emulsifying plant sterol

A new study that used remote participant recruitment and monitoring, allowing for a more diverse study population than traditional methods supports the efficacy of BASFâs novel... Read more ...

Campaigners demand a sugar tax on ALL foods as report reveals the levy on...

Campaigners demand a sugar tax on ALL foods as report reveals the levy on drinks led to a 30% drop

A tax of 24p per litre was introduced in England last year on highly sugary drinks. This sent companies scrambling to alter their products to avoid being hit with the levy. Read more ...

Flavoured e-cigarettes may worsen asthma, warns study amid the US vaping crisis

Flavoured e-cigarettes may worsen asthma, warns study amid the US vaping crisis

Australian scientists found certain e-cigarette flavours change how sensitive mice's airways are to dust mites, a common asthma trigger. Black liquorice, for example, triggered... Read more ...

Smoking Moms May Affect Their Daughters' Future Fertility

Smoking Moms May Affect Their Daughters' Future Fertility

Mom's who smoke during pregnancy can disrupt the development of an endocrine system of the female fetus in the womb causing increased testosterone levels and masculinization of... Read more ...

Single Dose of Yellow Fever Vaccine Does Not Offer Lifelong Protection to...

Single Dose of Yellow Fever Vaccine Does Not Offer Lifelong Protection to All Children

Taking a single dose of the yellow fever vaccine does not offer long-lasting protection for most children, reveals a new study. Read more ...

Mother too poor for hospital treatment ravaged by breast cancer after...

Mother too poor for hospital treatment ravaged by breast cancer after treating with herbal teas

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Christina Ombao, 39, was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in 2016. What started as a small lump on her breast has turned into a huge tumour. Read more ...

Say No to Vaping: Flavored E-cigarettes may Worsen Asthma Symptoms

Say No to Vaping: Flavored E-cigarettes may Worsen Asthma Symptoms

Can vaping affect your asthma? Yes, flavors used in electronic cigarettes can make your asthma symptoms even more worse, suggests a new study. Read more ...

Grocer Ahold Delhaize Bans PFAS Chemicals in Food Packaging & Beauty Products!

Grocer Ahold Delhaize Bans PFAS Chemicals in Food Packaging & Beauty Products!

Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Grocery Ahold Delhaize just announced they will be phasing out toxic PFAS chemicals from their own... Read more ...