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Imperial Receives CRUK Grant to Develop Tests for Early Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer - Technology Networks

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Guardian (blog)

Imperial Receives CRUK Grant to Develop Tests for Early Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer
Technology Networks
They will first develop a sensitive test to detect early-stage prostate cancer. Current tests for prostate cancer look for prostate specific antigens (PSA), which may or may not indicate cancer that requires treatment. Use of the PSA test can however ...
AUA 2018: Predictors of Organ Confined Disease in High and Very High-Risk Prostate Cancer Patients Staged with ...UroToday
Exercise, corn silk for advanced prostate cancerGuardian (blog)

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Using Innovative & Advanced Technology to Treat Brain Tumors - KXAN.com

Wed, 2018-05-23 13:58

KXAN.com

Using Innovative & Advanced Technology to Treat Brain Tumors
KXAN.com
Benign brain tumors originate from cells within or surrounding the brain, do not contain cancer cells, grow slowly, and typically have clear borders that do not spread into other tissue. Even though benign tumors rarely ... CyberKnife's ability to ...

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Liquid Biopsy as an Alternative to Traditional Tissue Biopsy ... - Technology Networks

Wed, 2018-05-23 06:58

Technology Networks

Liquid Biopsy as an Alternative to Traditional Tissue Biopsy ...
Technology Networks
Technology Networks is an internationally recognised publisher that provides access to the latest scientific news, products, research, videos and posters.

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'Desiccated pig': More patients using unproven treatments, doctors say - The Age

Tue, 2018-05-22 20:05

The Age

'Desiccated pig': More patients using unproven treatments, doctors say
The Age
In Dr Willett's clinic on Brisbane's bayside, it's also common for him to see patients using black salve, a controversial alternative skin cancer treatment containing the plant bloodroot or zinc chloride, that eats away at the flesh. Some elderly ...

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Trivedi Global, Inc. announces research by Shirley Holmlund on Energy Treated Vitamin D3 which Shows Significant ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Tue, 2018-05-22 09:35

GlobeNewswire (press release)

Trivedi Global, Inc. announces research by Shirley Holmlund on Energy Treated Vitamin D3 which Shows Significant ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
This research suggests that this alternative holistic therapy may also be useful for the management of various bone related disorders such as osteoma, rickets, low bone density and osteoporosis, osteomalacia, Paget's disease of bone, bone and/or joint ...

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Sesen's PhIII bladder cancer data send stock south as investors fret over safety - Endpoints News

Tue, 2018-05-22 07:31

FierceBiotech

Sesen's PhIII bladder cancer data send stock south as investors fret over safety
Endpoints News
Vicinium is a hopeful alternative to losing the bladder. Vicinium was developed using the company's proprietary targeted protein therapeutics platform. The therapy is comprised of a recombinant fusion protein that targets epithelial cell adhesion ...
New year, new name, new bladder cancer data for Sesen BioFierceBiotech

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The women's health advocates pitching the end of cervical cancer - Devex

Tue, 2018-05-22 05:03

Devex

The women's health advocates pitching the end of cervical cancer
Devex
It is an alternative to the Papanicolaou test, more commonly known as the Pap smear, which has dramatically reduced rates of cervical cancer in high-income countries. ... But the more she learned about cervical cancer, the more convinced she became ...

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Thyroid tumors may be more susceptible to precisely targeted radiation treatment, suggests study - News-Medical.net

Tue, 2018-05-22 00:48

News-Medical.net

Thyroid tumors may be more susceptible to precisely targeted radiation treatment, suggests study
News-Medical.net
Now a paper published in the journal Thyroid suggests an alternative. Rather than conventional radiotherapy, the paper suggests that thyroid tumors ... A common criticism of targeted radiation is the idea that while it may treat the deposits of cancer ...

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Quantum dots made from tea leaves lay waste to lung cancer cells - New Atlas

Tue, 2018-05-22 00:04

The Hans India

Quantum dots made from tea leaves lay waste to lung cancer cells
New Atlas
New research led by Swansea University has found a novel way to wring more health benefits out of the stuff, by making quantum dots from tea leaves and using them to slow the growth of lung cancer cells. ... They're also being used to treat cancer ...
Quantum Dots Synthesized From Tea Leaves Could Be The Future Of NanomedicineFuturism
Tea leaf extracts can destroy 80% of lung cancer cellsThe Hans India

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Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves destroy lung cancer cells: Quantum dots have great potential - Science Daily

Mon, 2018-05-21 20:16

Science Daily

Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves destroy lung cancer cells: Quantum dots have great potential
Science Daily
Already they are showing promise for use in different applications, from computers and solar cells to tumour imaging and treating cancer. Quantum dots can be made chemically, but this is complicated and expensive and has toxic side effects. The Swansea ...
Quantum Dots Synthesized From Tea Leaves Could Be The Future Of NanomedicineFuturism
Quantum dots made from tea leaves lay waste to lung cancer cellsNew Atlas
Scientists Accidentally Discover Tea Leaf Nanoparticles Kill Lung Cancer CellsIFLScience

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New year, new name, new bladder cancer data for Sesen Bio - FierceBiotech

Mon, 2018-05-21 15:47

FierceBiotech

New year, new name, new bladder cancer data for Sesen Bio
FierceBiotech
In its first readout since it changed its name from Eleven Biotherapeutics, Sesen Bio presented three-month data for its bladder cancer treatment Vicinium at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association. The Vista trial enrolled 133 ...
AUA 2018: Phase 3 Study of Vicinium in BCG-Unresponsive Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: Initial ResultsUroToday
Phase 3 Registration Trial for Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Achieves 42% Complete Response Rate at Three ...Stockhouse

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Misinformation Rampant Among Cancer Patients - Cancer Network

Mon, 2018-05-21 14:23

Misinformation Rampant Among Cancer Patients
Cancer Network
In this interview with Suzie Siegel, a gynecologic cancer survivor and sarcoma patient advocate, we discussed non-evidence-based medical treatments sometimes pursued by patients without their oncologists' knowledge. —Interviewed by Bryant Furlow.

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Publix, Blue Cross settle brain cancer insurance lawsuit with Brevard employee - Orlando Sentinel

Mon, 2018-05-21 12:31

Orlando Sentinel

Publix, Blue Cross settle brain cancer insurance lawsuit with Brevard employee
Orlando Sentinel
Publix admitted that Mayo Clinic had recommended proton beam therapy because it targets cancer cells more specifically than the alternative photon beam, but the grocery giant argued that a “physician's prescription or treatment recommendation does not ...

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She was a nurse. So why did Helen shun conventional cancer treatment? - The Age

Mon, 2018-05-21 12:30

The Age

She was a nurse. So why did Helen shun conventional cancer treatment?
The Age
It is understood the substance was black salve (also known as red salve or cansema), a widely discredited alternative cancer treatment containing the plant bloodroot or zinc chloride, which can destroy large parts of the skin and underlying tissue ...

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Lung cancer destroyed with tea leaf nanoparticles - Medical News Today

Mon, 2018-05-21 08:21

Medical News Today

Lung cancer destroyed with tea leaf nanoparticles
Medical News Today
... the nanopores of the cancer cells, destroying up to 80 percent of them. Pitchaimuthu comments on the findings, saying, "Our research confirmed previous evidence that tea leaf extract can be a non-toxic alternative to making quantum dots using ...
Nanoparticles from tea leaves 'destroy lung cancer cells'BBC News
Tea Leaf Nanoparticles Destroy Up to 80 Percent of Lung Cancer CellsNewsweek
Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves destroy lung cancer cellsPhys.Org

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Could Melatonin Be Beneficial for Keeping Breast Cancer at Bay? - Curetoday.com

Mon, 2018-05-21 07:40

Could Melatonin Be Beneficial for Keeping Breast Cancer at Bay?
Curetoday.com
After reading the information contained in this article published by the Journal of Pineal Research, I've decided to continue taking melatonin for the rest of my life as part of my alternative healing therapy regimen for breast cancer. Since it is a ...

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Protect yourself from skin cancer by keeping an eye on bits and bumps - Las Vegas Sun

Mon, 2018-05-21 03:01

Protect yourself from skin cancer by keeping an eye on bits and bumps
Las Vegas Sun
Radiation therapy is a nonsurgical alternative with comparable results to surgery. The benefit of radiation therapy is that it is minimally invasive. This treatment is delivered with highly sophisticated systems that pinpoint the cancerous cells while ...

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Nanoparticles from tea leaves 'destroy lung cancer cells' - BBC News

Sun, 2018-05-20 17:59

BBC News

Nanoparticles from tea leaves 'destroy lung cancer cells'
BBC News
Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves could be the key to a leap forward in treating lung cancer, scientists have "accidentally" discovered. The joint Swansea University and Indian team was actually intending to create markers for detecting tumours.
Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves destroy lung cancer cellsPhys.Org
Study Suggests Tea Leaves May Prove Effective In Cancer Treatment; 4 Benefits Drinking Tea Can OfferNDTV
Why tea leaves could provide effective cancer treatmentsiNews

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Nashoba Valley Winery hosts gala event to support Virginia Thurston Healing Garden - Harvard Press

Sun, 2018-05-20 13:50

Nashoba Valley Winery hosts gala event to support Virginia Thurston Healing Garden
Harvard Press
Once you add in the people, the whole place sparkles with magic, the magic of having a home where, as a cancer patient, either current or post-treatment, you feel as if you are seen, heard and fully supported. ... stress reduction and restoration of ...

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