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Higher Risk for Treatment Failure With Vedolizumab in Older IBD Patients

Higher Risk for Treatment Failure With Vedolizumab in Older IBD Patients

7 hours ago   |   MedPageToday   |   2 articles

Treatment with vedolizumab was associated with a higher risk of treatment failure compared with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors in older adults with inflammatory bowel disease...
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Marlyne Barrett Thanks Fans For Encouragement Amid Cancer Diagnosis: "It Means a Lot"

Marlyne Barrett Thanks Fans For Encouragement Amid Cancer Diagnosis: "It Means a Lot"

1 day ago   |   PopSugar

Image Marlyne Barrett is sharing her gratitude over the staggering fan support she's received since announcing her cancer diagnosis on Sept. 27. In an interview with People...
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Researchers discover how cancer cells can turn off the immune system to help tumors grow

1 day ago   |   News Medical   |   3 articles

When cancer arises in the body, it starts with tumor cells that rapidly grow and divide and eventually spread.
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Researchers develop 'more cost-effective method' to detect early-stage cancers

Researchers develop 'more cost-effective method' to detect early-stage cancers

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

A collaboration of researchers has developed a testing method for methylome sequencing of cell-free DNA that accurately detects and locates certain types of early-stage cancer...
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FDA grants orphan drug designation to CAR-T for mesothelioma

FDA grants orphan drug designation to CAR-T for mesothelioma

1 day ago   |   Healio

The FDA granted orphan drug designation to SynKIR-110, an investigational chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy, for treatment of mesothelin-expressing...
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A New Approach to Spotting Tumors: Look for Their Microbes

1 day ago   |   NY Times

New research is revealing that cancer is rife with bacteria and fungi - a rich ecosystem that scientists call the tumor microbiome.
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Her Face Started Drooping. What Was Wrong?

1 day ago   |   NY Times

And if this was Bell's palsy, why wasn't there improvement after a full year?
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Fenbendazole anti-parasite medication, when combined with vitamins, halts cancer tumor growth in mice

Fenbendazole anti-parasite medication, when combined with vitamins, halts cancer tumor growth in mice

1 day ago   |   Natural News

An increase in vitamin uptake can improve the effectiveness of medications and provide additional medicinal properties such as anti-tumor effects. An anti-parasitic medication...
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Major cancer genotyping study logs 5,000th tumor profile

1 day ago   |   BWH

Data can help scientists and physicians match precision drugs to a cancer's genetic traits
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UPAR may be a promising target for therapy in patients with neuroendocrine neoplasms

2 days ago   |   News Medical

A novel PET radiotracer can accurately assess the presence of a biomarker that indicates the level of tumor aggressiveness in neuroendocrine neoplasms .
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Army officers appear on TV to declare a new coup in Burkina Faso

Many had supported a military takeover last January, frustrated with the previous government's inability to stem Islamic extremist violence that has killed thousands and... Read more ...

How can we transition our SMSF back to a traditional super account?

If you regret your choice to set up a self-managed super fund, converting your holdings back to ‘traditional' super takes just a matter of weeks. Read more ...

U.S. Suicide Rate Rose 4% in 2021 After a Two-Year Decline

Deaths by suicide increased 4% in 2021 compared to 2020, ending a two-year decline, according to provisional data released by the National Center for Health Statistics on Sept... Read more ...

Perth man arrested over attempted child stealing incidents

A 19-year-old Ellenbrook man has been arrested after he approached multiple children under 13 as they walked home from school, and attempted to get them to enter his car. Read more ...

Quick thinking extinguishes scary F1 fire

Pierre Gasly quickly extricated himself from his Formula 1 car as it briefly went up in flames at the Singapore Grand Prix. Read more ...

Logistics of Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapies in PICU

Logistics of Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapies in PICU

Objectives: To describe practical considerations and approaches to best practices for end-of-life care for critically ill children and families in the PICU. Data... Read more ...

Decreases in Nephrotoxic Pain Medications Are Not Associated With Increased...

Decreases in Nephrotoxic Pain Medications Are Not Associated With Increased Opioid Utilization in Critically Ill Children

Objectives: Quality improvement initiatives to decrease rates of nephrotoxic medication exposure have reduced rates of acute kidney injury in noncritically ill children. The... Read more ...

Discharge Directly Home From the PICU: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Discharge Directly Home From the PICU: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Objective: Healthcare constraints with decreasing bed availability cause strain in acute care units, and patients are more frequently being discharged directly home. Our... Read more ...

North Korea fires fourth round of missile tests after US-South Korea...

The two missiles were fired eastwards from North Korea's western coast within about 15 minutes of each other. Read more ...

Labia Minora Reduction Using Central Wedge Technique

The central wedge labiaplasty removes a “V” or a pie-slice piece of the most protuberant portion of the labium to make it smaller. The anterior and posterior edges of the... Read more ...