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7 Innovations in Cancer Therapy

| April 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

What to expect in cancer care

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‘Bad luck’ is real key to cancer, say experts

| April 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

THE majority of cancer cases can be put down to simple “bad luck” and not lifestyle, diet or even

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Scientists claim 65% of cancer cases are down to random mistakes in genes

| April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Previously experts have estimated that 30-40 per cent of cancer cases would be avoided given a better lifestyle, but now a new study by scientists believe they are the result of bad luck.

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Most cancer types 'just bad luck'

| April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Most types of cancer can simply be put down to bad luck rather than risk factors such as smoking, a study suggests.

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Study Links Prostate Cancer Medications to Higher Risk of Heart-Related Deaths in Men with Cardiovascular Problems

| March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Taking certain prostate cancer medications can increase the risk of heart-related deaths in men who have cardiovascular problems, according to a new study published in BJU International. The study focused on androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), which fights to inhibit cancer … Continue reading →

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When Men Get Breast Cancer

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

A provocative new series by the New York-based fashion photographer David Jay features the faces, and scars, of men with breast cancer.

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Tattoos can camouflage melanomas, experts warn

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

There is no evidence linking tattoo ink to an increased likelihood of developing a skin cancer. However, tattoos can mask a burgeoning melanoma, making it difficult to track changes in an existing mole or spot a new one as it forms, experts say.

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Biological Therapies in Cancer Treatment to Reach $66 Billion in 2019; Biosimilars Proving to be a Major Driving Factor

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

According to the new report from BCC Research, the global market for biologic cancer treatment totaled about $51.2 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach $66.4 billion in 2019, registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.4% for the period 2014-2019. (PRWeb March 24, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12592291.htm

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Nanotechnology platform shows promise for treating pancreatic cancer

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Scientists at UCLA's California NanoSystems Institute and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have combined their nanotechnology expertise to create a new treatment that may solve some of the problems of using chemotherapy to treat pancreatic cancer.

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Some screenings may not improve your odds

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Many health tests are unnecessary.

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