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Single Dose of Brachytherapy Safe, Effective for Localized PC, Study Shows - Prostate Cancer News Today

Thu, 2019-05-09 13:15
Single Dose of Brachytherapy Safe, Effective for Localized PC, Study Shows  Prostate Cancer News Today

A single dose of high-dose rate brachytherapy is safe and effective for men with localized prostate cancer, particularly those at low risk of recurrence.

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What would it take to cure your hot flashes? One shot in the neck might do the trick - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 2019-05-09 12:44
What would it take to cure your hot flashes? One shot in the neck might do the trick  Chicago Tribune

Severe hot flashes have lacked a cure, until now. A Northwestern researcher is studying the use of a nerve block that greatly reduces hot flashes for 6 to 12 ...

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Hepatic arterial infusion of chemotherapy improves OS in hepatocellular carcinoma subset - Healio

Thu, 2019-05-09 12:20
Hepatic arterial infusion of chemotherapy improves OS in hepatocellular carcinoma subset  Healio

Patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and portal vein invasion achieved longer OS with the addition of hepatic arterial cell infusion of FOLFOX to sorafenib, ...

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UroGen Pharma Ltd. (URGN) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript - Yahoo Finance

Thu, 2019-05-09 11:23
UroGen Pharma Ltd. (URGN) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript  Yahoo Finance

Image source: The Motley Fool. UroGen Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ: URGN) Q1 2019 Earnings Call May. 9, 2019, 8:30 a.m. ET ...

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EndoGastric Solutions' TIF 2.0 Procedure Highlighted in Multiple Sessions at DDW 2019 - Business Wire

Thu, 2019-05-09 09:00
EndoGastric Solutions' TIF 2.0 Procedure Highlighted in Multiple Sessions at DDW 2019  Business Wire

EndoGastric Solutions® today announced that new data on the Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF® 2.0) procedure will be presented during multip.

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EndoGastric Solutions’ TIF 2.0 Procedure Highlighted in Multiple Sessions at DDW 2019 - Yahoo Finance

Thu, 2019-05-09 09:00
EndoGastric Solutions’ TIF 2.0 Procedure Highlighted in Multiple Sessions at DDW 2019  Yahoo Finance

EGS to host DDW Product Theater session showcasing the evolution of TIF 2.0 procedure along with updates on concomitant hiatal hernia repair.

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A 20-Year Journey to Nail Down an Undruggable Cancer... - Labiotech.eu

Thu, 2019-05-09 08:48
A 20-Year Journey to Nail Down an Undruggable Cancer...  Labiotech.eu

Laura Soucek, CEO of Peptomyc, shares the story of her journey to take to clinical trials a cancer treatment against myc, an until now undruggable target.

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Tampa boy to resume court-ordered chemotherapy - WTSP.com

Thu, 2019-05-09 05:32
Tampa boy to resume court-ordered chemotherapy  WTSP.com

TAMPA, Fla. — Chemotherapy treatment will resume Thursday for a toddler battling cancer. On Wednesday, a Hillsborough County judge ordered the parents of ...

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Kathy Acker in her own words - Dazed

Thu, 2019-05-09 05:27
Kathy Acker in her own words  Dazed

As London's ICA hosts the first UK exhibition dedicated to the countercultural icon, we draw on a handful of her own quotes to explore her life, work, and ...

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New approach to drug discovery could lead to personalised treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders - Tech Explorist

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:50
New approach to drug discovery could lead to personalised treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders  Tech Explorist

Researchers have developed a method that could drastically accelerate the search for new drugs to treat mental health disorders such as schizophrenia.

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Judge: Florida parents' three-year-old must have chemotherapy - BBC News

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:00
Judge: Florida parents' three-year-old must have chemotherapy  BBC News

A judge has ruled that two Florida parents must continue their three-year-old son's chemotherapy treatment for his leukaemia against their wishes.

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Judge orders that Florida 3-year-old with cancer receive chemotherapy over parents' objections - NBC News

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:00
Judge orders that Florida 3-year-old with cancer receive chemotherapy over parents' objections  NBC News

A Florida judge ruled that Noah McAdams, the 3-year-old battling leukemia, must receive chemotherapy despite his parents, Taylor Bland-Ball and Joshua ...

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What would it take to cure your hot flashes? One shot in the neck might do the trick - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:00
What would it take to cure your hot flashes? One shot in the neck might do the trick  Chicago Tribune

Severe hot flashes have lacked a cure, until now. A Northwestern researcher is studying the use of a nerve block that greatly reduces hot flashes for 6 to 12 ...

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A Judge Ordered The Florida Parents Of A Child With Leukemia To Continue With Chemotherapy - BuzzFeed News

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:00
A Judge Ordered The Florida Parents Of A Child With Leukemia To Continue With Chemotherapy  BuzzFeed News

A Florida judge ruled that a 3-year-old boy with leukemia must begin receiving chemotherapy treatments despite the objections of his parents, who would prefer ...

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Viewpoint: How my cancer treatment turned me into a living, breathing GMO - Genetic Literacy Project

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:00
Viewpoint: How my cancer treatment turned me into a living, breathing GMO  Genetic Literacy Project

I am a GMO (genetically modified organism.) That is the reason I'm alive and writing this essay. Several years ago I had several serious bumps on my head, ...

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Inclusion of Geriatric Assessments Alters Cancer Management in Older Patients - Cancer Therapy Advisor

Thu, 2019-05-09 01:00
Inclusion of Geriatric Assessments Alters Cancer Management in Older Patients  Cancer Therapy Advisor

Only 12.6% of older patients with cancer required a geriatrics referral following upfront geriatric assessment and evaluation by an onco-geriatric multidisciplinary ...

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AUA 2019: Panel Discussion: Opioids and Urology – Opioids and Hypogonadism - UroToday

Wed, 2019-05-08 22:20
AUA 2019: Panel Discussion: Opioids and Urology – Opioids and Hypogonadism  UroToday

AUA 2019 association between opioids and hypogonadism, central suppression of hypothalamic-pituitary-gonada axis, decrease in GnRH, Opioid-induced ...

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Don't let animal activists stop needed HIV research - Washington Examiner

Wed, 2019-05-08 22:00
Don't let animal activists stop needed HIV research  Washington Examiner

At any given moment, millions of doctors and medical researchers across the globe are working toward a singular goal: that no illness should be a death ...

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Is pet insurance a good bet? - Star Tribune

Wed, 2019-05-08 15:45
Is pet insurance a good bet?  Star Tribune

Most dog owners don't have thousands of dollars sitting around to cover surgery or cancer treatment. That is where pet insurance comes in. Policies typically ...

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