Alternative Cancer Treatment

Sugary drink consumption and risk of cancer: results from NutriNet-Santé prospective cohort - The BMJ

Wed, 2019-07-10 16:48
Sugary drink consumption and risk of cancer: results from NutriNet-Santé prospective cohort  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l2408 (Published 10 July 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l2408. Related BMJ Opinion. “Sin taxes”—the ...

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New drugs: where did we go wrong and what can we do better? - The BMJ

Wed, 2019-07-10 16:43
New drugs: where did we go wrong and what can we do better?  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l4340 (Published 10 July 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l4340. Article; Related *content*; Metrics; Responses ...

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No evidence of added benefit for most new drugs, say researchers - EurekAlert

Wed, 2019-07-10 16:32
No evidence of added benefit for most new drugs, say researchers  EurekAlert

More than half of new drugs entering the German healthcare system have not been shown to add benefit, argue researchers in The BMJ today.

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Kratom Linked to Serious Side Effects and Deaths in New Study - Gizmodo

Wed, 2019-07-10 15:25
Kratom Linked to Serious Side Effects and Deaths in New Study  Gizmodo

The herbal remedy kratom, often touted as an alternative treatment for opioid withdrawal or chronic pain, is in for more bad publicity. This week, scientists ...

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Lower back pain when coughing: Causes and treatment - Medical News Today

Wed, 2019-07-10 14:03
Lower back pain when coughing: Causes and treatment  Medical News Today

For some people, coughing can cause or exacerbate lower back pain. In this article, learn about the causes and treatment of this symptom and when to see a ...

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Proposed Radiation Oncology Alternative Payment Model to Test New Approach to Cancer Treatment Payments - Newswise

Wed, 2019-07-10 14:00
Proposed Radiation Oncology Alternative Payment Model to Test New Approach to Cancer Treatment Payments  Newswise

In response to today's announcement by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to propose an advanced alternative payment model (APM) for ...

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Liquid biopsy a game changer in cancer testing - Deccan Chronicle

Wed, 2019-07-10 13:55
Liquid biopsy a game changer in cancer testing  Deccan Chronicle

Most cancers have multiple genetic mutations which differ in various parts of the cancer.

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Tumour lineage shapes BRCA-mediated phenotypes - Nature.com

Wed, 2019-07-10 11:08
Tumour lineage shapes BRCA-mediated phenotypes  Nature.com

Analysis of more than 17000 tumours suggests that the contribution of germline and somatic mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes to oncogenesis ...

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Itching without a rash: 8 possible causes and treatments - Medical News Today

Wed, 2019-07-10 11:06
Itching without a rash: 8 possible causes and treatments  Medical News Today

Most people associate itchy skin with a rash, but many factors can cause itchy skin without creating a visible rash or skin changes. In this article, we discuss the ...

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EpiPen Shortage Leaves Patients Scrambling Just To Stay Alive - Investor's Business Daily

Wed, 2019-07-10 10:36
EpiPen Shortage Leaves Patients Scrambling Just To Stay Alive  Investor's Business Daily

A persistent EpiPen shortage is forcing patients and pharmacists to go to great lengths to get their hands on the lifesaving anti-allergy injectors.

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Why do people turn to alternative therapies? - The Irish Times

Wed, 2019-07-10 10:01
Why do people turn to alternative therapies?  The Irish Times

Always keep in mind that if a treatment sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

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Why do people turn to alternative therapies? - The Irish Times

Wed, 2019-07-10 10:00
Why do people turn to alternative therapies?  The Irish Times

Always keep in mind that if a treatment sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

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Facebook wants to limit the reach of bogus medical 'cures' by treating them like spam - The Keene Sentinel

Wed, 2019-07-10 10:00
Facebook wants to limit the reach of bogus medical 'cures' by treating them like spam  The Keene Sentinel

In private Facebook groups devoted to natural treatments for cancer and other ailments, hundreds of thousands of members tell each other that baking soda, ...

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Nephrostomy Devices Market Size Worth US$ 1.5 Billion by 2026 - GlobeNewswire

Wed, 2019-07-10 10:00
Nephrostomy Devices Market Size Worth US$ 1.5 Billion by 2026  GlobeNewswire

Acumen Research and Consulting, Recently Published Report On “Nephrostomy Devices Market Size, Share, Trends, Scope, Growth Opportunity and Forecast ...

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President Donald J. Trump Is Taking a Bold New Approach to Advance Kidney Health - Whitehouse.gov

Wed, 2019-07-10 09:52
President Donald J. Trump Is Taking a Bold New Approach to Advance Kidney Health  Whitehouse.gov

President Trump signed an executive order aimed at improving kidney health and promoting increased treatment options for American patients.

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CB-839 (Calithera Biosciences) Drug Overview, Product Profiles, and Sales by Country for Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) 2017-2026 - GlobeNewswire

Wed, 2019-07-10 09:45
CB-839 (Calithera Biosciences) Drug Overview, Product Profiles, and Sales by Country for Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) 2017-2026  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, July 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "CB-839" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Cancer cells are known to rely on ...

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Shorter proton therapy can safely treat prostate cancer - Futurity: Research News

Wed, 2019-07-10 09:38
Shorter proton therapy can safely treat prostate cancer  Futurity: Research News

Higher doses of proton therapy over a shorter amount of time effectively treats prostate cancer—and is safe for patients, a new study shows.

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Mirati Stock Rises: Does A Novartis Mashup Validate The Biotech Company's Cancer Treatment? - Investor's Business Daily

Wed, 2019-07-10 09:25
Mirati Stock Rises: Does A Novartis Mashup Validate The Biotech Company's Cancer Treatment?  Investor's Business Daily

A deal with Novartis could validate an experimental cancer treatment from biotech company Mirati Therapeutics, an analyst said. Mirati stock rose Wednesday.

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Flexible Regorafenib Dosing Has Benefits for Patients With mCRC - Medscape

Wed, 2019-07-10 09:19
Flexible Regorafenib Dosing Has Benefits for Patients With mCRC  Medscape

BARCELONA, Spain — Taking a flexible approach to the dosing of the oral multikinase inhibitor regorafenib (Stivarga, Bayer) in patients with colorectal cancer ...

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Testosterone deficiency: diagnosis, assessment and treatment | CPD article - The Pharmaceutical Journal

Wed, 2019-07-10 09:13
Testosterone deficiency: diagnosis, assessment and treatment | CPD article  The Pharmaceutical Journal

Male hypogonadism can significantly affect health and quality of life; however, diagnosis and management can be challenging.

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