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7669 Articles Matching "cancer"

America is about to get a powerful tool in the war against cancer

Jan 19, 2020 , CNBC Health
The country's first carbon ion therapy center to treat cancer is being built in partnership with Hitachi on the campus of the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville,...
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AI Might Help Spot, Evaluate Prostate Cancer

Jan 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: AI Might Help Spot, Evaluate Prostate CancerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2020 12:00:00...
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Fewer Childhood Cancer Survivors Getting Hit by Heart Troubles

Jan 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Fewer Childhood Cancer Survivors Getting Hit by Heart TroublesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2020 12:00:00...
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Weight Control Drug Belviq May Raise Cancer Risk: FDA

Jan 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Weight Control Drug Belviq May Raise Cancer Risk: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2020 12:00:00...
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Bayer could be close to Roundup settlement, mediator says

Jan 18, 2020 , Reuters
Bayer could be close to settling more than 75,000 cancer claims related to its Roundup herbicide, with mediator Ken Feinberg on Friday saying he was "cautiously optimistic that a settlement will ultimately be reached."...
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Diet Drug Belviq May Raise Cancer Risk: FDA

Jan 17, 2020 , WebMD
Health care providers should weigh the benefits of taking lorcaserin against the potential risks when deciding whether to prescribe or continue patients on the medication, the FDA...
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Surgery May Add Years for Patients With Deadly Brain Cancer: Study

Jan 17, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Surgery May Add Years for Patients With Deadly Brain Cancer: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/16/2020 12:00:00...
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New Data On Talcum Powder/Ovarian Cancer Connection

Jan 17, 2020 , Forbes
The issue of talc-based powder putting women at increased risk for ovarian cancer was also a focus of many of the suits, although direct evidence of talcum powder acting as a potential cause of ovarian cancer had not been...
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Weight loss drug Belviq tied to 'possible increased risk of cancer,' FDA says

Jan 16, 2020 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration warns that prescription weight loss medicine Belviq might be associated with an increased risk of cancer....
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Nearly 20 Years Later, Cancer Rates Higher in 9/11 First Responders

Jan 16, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Nearly 20 Years Later, Cancer Rates Higher in 9/11 First RespondersCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/14/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2020 12:00:00...
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A Cancer Prognosis Can Be Daunting. One Site Wants To Make It Easier For Patients To Understand Their Survival Chances.

Jan 16, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
The tool, which is free, asks users to enter information about their age and gender, then more details about their cancer diagnosis, and then they can see what the survival rates look like for similar patients. In other health and technology news, the American Medical Association wants to connect doctors and startups and a study finds doctors are spending too much time on their electronic...
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How Moderna is using Amazon cloud to produce personalized cancer vaccines

Jan 16, 2020 , CNBC Health
Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel said the biotech company is using the "software of life" to develop treatments for diseases, including one that can be a $5 billion...
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FDA Warning: Weight Loss Drug Belviq May Increase Cancer Risk

Jan 15, 2020 , Forbes
The FDA has released a public alert regarding the safety of weight loss drug lorcaserin after a clinical trial assessing safety of the drug showed that it may increase the risk of...
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Scientists Want To Upend Common Belief That Aging Is Systemic, Insisting We Should Be Pinpointing Problem Areas

Jan 15, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
"In a given individual, some systems age faster or slower than others," said biologist Michael Snyder, who led the study. "One person is a cardio-ager, another is a metabolic ager, another is an immune ager." In other public health news: 9/11 responders and cancer, the spread of China's pneumonia-like virus, dry January, genetic testing and more....
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Targeted Ultrasound Destroys Cancer Without Harming Healthy Cells: Study

Jan 14, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Targeted Ultrasound Destroys Cancer Without Harming Healthy Cells: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/10/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/13/2020 12:00:00...
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Veru's experimental drug reduces hot flashes in men in mid-stage study

Jan 14, 2020 , Reuters
Veru Inc said on Monday a higher dose of its experimental drug reduced hot flashes in men with advanced prostate cancer after six weeks of treatment, in a mid-stage study....
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Half of US Cancer Survivors Drink Alcohol

Jan 14, 2020 , RxList
About half of Americans with a cancer diagnosis are current alcohol drinkers, which is less than the general population, and about one third exceed moderate consumption levels, new research from a large national database...
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Half of US Cancer Survivors Drink Alcohol

Jan 14, 2020 , eMedicine Health
Half of US Cancer Survivors Drink...
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Targeted Ultrasound Destroys Cancer Cells: Study

Jan 14, 2020 , WebMD
Focused ultrasound is already used to destroy tumors, with most approaches using either high-intensity beams to heat and destroy cells or injected contrast dyes. But both approaches can harm healthy cells and contrast dyes work only for a minority of...
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Downward Trend In Cancer Deaths Is Great, Experts Say, But Hold Your Horses On Any Big Celebrations

Jan 14, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
The news is actually more nuanced than it may have seemed last week. And much is riding on how the results are interpreted. In other public health news: "forever chemicals," race and medicine, genetic sequencing of measles, sickle cell disease, maternal deaths, and more....
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