Cancer

Dr. Audrey Evans, Cancer Specialist Who Gave Families a Home, Dies at 97

19 minutes ago   |   NY Times

She was a prominent figure in the field of childhood cancer when, in 1974, she helped create the first Ronald McDonald House in Philadelphia.
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Use of lower-cost drugs reduces cancer care costs while maintaining quality

Use of lower-cost drugs reduces cancer care costs while maintaining quality

3 hours ago   |   Healio

Lower-cost alternative drugs reduced total costs of care by approximately 5% while maintaining quality care among Medicare beneficiaries with cancer, according to study results...
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Chronic inflammation linked to cognitive difficulties among older breast cancer survivors

Chronic inflammation linked to cognitive difficulties among older breast cancer survivors

3 hours ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

Higher levels of the inflammatory marker C-reactive protein predicted lower reported cognitive function among older breast cancer survivors, according to study results...
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Study adds important evidence to link between inflammation and cognitive issues in older breast cancer survivors

3 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   3 articles

Scientists are still trying to understand why many breast cancer survivors experience troubling cognitive problems for years after treatment. Inflammation is one possible culprit.
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'Potential Detrimental Effect' With Fourth-Line Olaparib in Ovarian Cancer

'Potential Detrimental Effect' With Fourth-Line Olaparib in Ovarian Cancer

3 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

NEW YORK - A post-hoc analysis of overall survival in the SOLO3 trial demonstrated why olaparib recently had its fourth-line indication in ovarian cancer pulled by drugmaker...
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Risky Breast Cancer Margins; New Myeloma Therapy Shows Promise; Cancer Cell Fungus

Risky Breast Cancer Margins; New Myeloma Therapy Shows Promise; Cancer Cell Fungus

5 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

Surgical margins
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Potential cancer breakthrough as scientists finally discover how tumours 'hijack' healthy cells

Potential cancer breakthrough as scientists finally discover how tumours 'hijack' healthy cells

8 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Cancer Research UK experts have discovered that cancer cells 'hijack' a process used by healthy cells to spread around the body, completely changing current ways of thinking...
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Did the Covid jab make a famous doctor's cancer WORSE?

Did the Covid jab make a famous doctor's cancer WORSE?

8 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Dr Michael Goldman, 67, of Erasme Hospital in Brussels, was diagnosed with lymphoma - cancer of the immune system - last summer.
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Statins After Diagnosis May Protect From Breast Cancer Mortality

8 hours ago   |   Medscape

A large review found a protective effect, but many confounders exist. The study was published as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Medscape Medical News
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Research sheds light on how the cell selects suitable protein fragments for robust T-cell response

9 hours ago   |   News Medical

As task forces of the adaptive immune system, T lymphocytes are responsible for attacking and killing infected or cancerous cells.
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Man armed with knife shot dead by Queensland police

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Gene test spared baby unnecessary chemotherapy

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Princess Mary addresses change to royal family in Danish

Princess Mary has shared her thoughts on Queen Margarethe's decision to strip the titles of Prince Joachim's children. Read more ...