Alternative Cancer Treatment

Judge: Cancer doc victims will 'never' get fair award - The Detroit News

Wed, 2016-07-20 10:57

The Detroit News

Judge: Cancer doc victims will 'never' get fair award
The Detroit News
Former patients who received needless chemotherapy and others who received questionable treatments from now-imprisoned cancer doctor Farid Fata will split $8 million from a settlement of their medical malpractice lawsuits finalized Wednesday in Oakland ...
Some Farid Fata cancer patients to share in $8M malpractice settlementDetroit Free Press
$8M settlement reached in malpractice suits from 40 former Fata patientsThe Oakland Press

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Nuclear Medicine/Radiopharmaceutical Global Market - Forecast To 2022 - Yahoo Finance

Tue, 2016-07-19 17:20

Nuclear Medicine/Radiopharmaceutical Global Market - Forecast To 2022
Yahoo Finance
In the present scenario nuclear medicine is considered to be one of the diagnostics and therapeutic modality technique for probing, tracking and treating disease-related tissue function, progression and treatment response. Non-invasive nuclear medicine ...

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Valeant and Progenics Announce FDA Approves RELISTOR® Tablets for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 2016-07-19 16:06

Valeant and Progenics Announce FDA Approves RELISTOR® Tablets for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Today, the FDA approved RELISTOR Tablets (450 mg once daily) for the treatment of OIC in adults with chronic non-cancer pain. Previously, RELISTOR Subcutaneous Injection (12 mg and 8 mg) was approved in 2008 for the treatment of OIC in adults with ...

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Can Wellness Be Scientific? - New York Magazine

Tue, 2016-07-19 10:18

New York Magazine

Can Wellness Be Scientific?
New York Magazine
The National Cancer Institute also offers a complementary and alternative-medicine section, which address supplements and also mind-body treatments like yoga and hypnosis. The NIH also hosts the Office of Dietary Supplements , which is full of fact ...

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IVF Won't Raise Risk for Breast Cancer - HealthDay

Tue, 2016-07-19 10:01

HealthDay

IVF Won't Raise Risk for Breast Cancer
HealthDay
Interestingly, women who had seven or more IVF cycles actually had a much lower risk for breast cancer than those underwent just one or two rounds of the treatment. For his part, Hershlag said he wasn't surprised by the findings. "Since we now believe ...

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Treato Finds Patients Expect Discounts on High Cost Drugs - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 2016-07-19 07:14

PR Newswire (press release)

Treato Finds Patients Expect Discounts on High Cost Drugs
PR Newswire (press release)
The Big Data analysis examined how patients were discussing costs related to Xtandi (prostate cancer), $9,682.80 for a 30 day treatment of the recommended four 40mg pills each day, Ibrance (breast cancer), $10,679.94 for the recommended treatment of ...

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Research Casts Doubt on the Value of Acupuncture - Scientific American

Tue, 2016-07-19 07:01

Scientific American

Research Casts Doubt on the Value of Acupuncture
Scientific American
“We have no evidence that [acupuncture] is anything more than theatrical placebo,” says Harriet Hall, a retired family physician and U.S. Air Force flight surgeon who has studied, and long been a critic of, alternative medicine. ... Some of the best ...

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GoFundMe Launched to Contribute to Cost of Alternative Cancer Treatment for Retired LBPD Detective Kim Maddox - Long Beach Post

Mon, 2016-07-18 18:24

Long Beach Post

GoFundMe Launched to Contribute to Cost of Alternative Cancer Treatment for Retired LBPD Detective Kim Maddox
Long Beach Post
The community continues to rally around Cal State Long Beach grad, retired Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) Detective and Olympic basketball player Kim Maddox, launching a GoFundMe page to help pay for alternative cancer treatment. As of 5:00PM ...

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Special delivery - DeSoto Times-Tribune

Mon, 2016-07-18 15:43

DeSoto Times-Tribune

Special delivery
DeSoto Times-Tribune
Often colorectal cancer metastasizes and spreads to the liver. Y-90 treatment can augment traditional chemotherapy therapy or be used as an alternative, according to Dalsania. Treatment goals and patient benefits include extending life, increasing time ...

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Poison Drummer Rikki Rockett Declared Cancer-Free After Undergoing Experimental Treatment - Yahoo News

Mon, 2016-07-18 14:27

Yahoo News

Poison Drummer Rikki Rockett Declared Cancer-Free After Undergoing Experimental Treatment
Yahoo News
Rockett feels strongly that immunotherapy will be able to help those who, like himself, have already exhausted other cancer treatments. He also hopes that it can serve as a viable alternative to chemotherapy and radiation for those who are newly ...

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Some adolescent cancer survivors may require more comprehensive mental health screening - Medical Xpress

Mon, 2016-07-18 14:02

Medical Xpress

Some adolescent cancer survivors may require more comprehensive mental health screening
Medical Xpress
In addition, while stimulant medication is recommended for adolescents with attention problems, survivors who also have anxiety may benefit from alternative therapies. Certain late effects of cancer treatment, including obesity, cancer-related pain and ...

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Poison Drummer Rikki Rockett Declared Cancer-Free After Undergoing Experimental Treatment - People Magazine

Mon, 2016-07-18 13:31

People Magazine

Poison Drummer Rikki Rockett Declared Cancer-Free After Undergoing Experimental Treatment
People Magazine
Rockett feels strongly that immunotherapy will be able to help those who, like himself, have already exhausted other cancer treatments. He also hopes that it can serve as a viable alternative to chemotherapy and radiation for those who are newly ...
Rikki Rockett is cancer-freeTV3.ie

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CMS Oncology Care Model Reforming Payment for Beneficiaries with Cancer - The National Law Review

Mon, 2016-07-18 12:29

CMS Oncology Care Model Reforming Payment for Beneficiaries with Cancer
The National Law Review
The new multi-payer model is the first CMS physician-led care model aimed at improving cancer treatment for Medicare beneficiaries. CMS hopes to see improvements in care coordination and access, as well as a decrease in unnecessary services and ...

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Gwyneth Paltrow on Wellness and Vaginal Steaming - New York Magazine

Mon, 2016-07-18 11:11

New York Magazine

Gwyneth Paltrow on Wellness and Vaginal Steaming
New York Magazine
At the time, I was reading a lot about alternative treatments. At stage-four cancer, it's not necessarily the time to be like, Let's try this experimental thing. It was more about, How can we prevent this from coming back, how can we heal you ...
The surprisingly personal reason for Gwyneth Paltrow's wellness obsessionHoney Fashion and Beauty

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Charlotte Brown, Aiding in Development of New Cancer Treatments - Huffington Post

Mon, 2016-07-18 08:10

Huffington Post

Charlotte Brown, Aiding in Development of New Cancer Treatments
Huffington Post
Her employer, the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, is designated by the National Cancer Institute as one of only 46 comprehensive cancer centers in the United States. The Karmanos Cancer Institute is headquartered in Detroit, with cancer ...

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AstraZeneca wants to advance lung cancer drug after hitting PhIII target - FierceBiotech

Mon, 2016-07-18 04:44

FierceBiotech

AstraZeneca wants to advance lung cancer drug after hitting PhIII target
FierceBiotech
The study was looking at Tagrisso as a second-line treatment in more than 400 patients with EGFR T790M mutation-positive, locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose disease had progressed following first-line EGFR TKI ...
TAGRISSO® (OSIMERTINIB) Met Primary Endpoint in Phase III 2nd-Line Lung Cancer TrialBusiness Wire (press release)
AstraZeneca: Tagrisso Met Primary Goal In Phase III 2nd-Line Lung Cancer TrialNasdaq
AstraZeneca's experimental lung cancer drug Tagrisso meets its phase III goalPerfScience
Business Finance News -Cancer Network -OncLive
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Tracing Greek Rejection of Conventional Medicine to Forests of Germany - Balkan Insight (blog)

Mon, 2016-07-18 03:23

Tracing Greek Rejection of Conventional Medicine to Forests of Germany
Balkan Insight (blog)
... protection group, was explaining to me the German affinity for alternative medicine. I had come to Berlin to find out why alternative medicine is such a huge industry in Germany, for a story on how – at the other end of the continent's economic ...

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Britain will not abandon its 'leading role', Boris tells EU, as Theresa May urges MPs to back renewal of 'essential ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 2016-07-18 01:56

Telegraph.co.uk

Britain will not abandon its 'leading role', Boris tells EU, as Theresa May urges MPs to back renewal of 'essential ...
Telegraph.co.uk
“On Wednesday, following Prime Minister's Questions, she will travel to Berlin for a bilateral meeting and a working dinner with Chancellor Merkel. This will be an opportunity to discuss the bilateral relationship, cooperation on a range of global ...

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AstraZeneca: Tagrisso Met Primary Goal In Phase III 2nd-Line Lung Cancer Trial - Nasdaq

Mon, 2016-07-18 00:28

Proactive Investors UK

AstraZeneca: Tagrisso Met Primary Goal In Phase III 2nd-Line Lung Cancer Trial
Nasdaq
The AURA3 randomised trial assessed the efficacy and safety of Tagrisso as a 2nd-line treatment in more than 400 patients with EGFR T790M mutation-positive, locally-advanced or metastatic NSCLC, whose disease had progressed following 1st-line EGFR ...
Successful lung cancer drug trial boosts AstraZenecaProactive Investors UK

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Singapore Scientists Discover New Pathways Leading to Cancer Progression - HealthCanal.com (press release) (blog)

Sun, 2016-07-17 22:58

Singapore Scientists Discover New Pathways Leading to Cancer Progression
HealthCanal.com (press release) (blog)
"We were among the first in the world to show a non-catalytic function of EZH2 in cancer a few years ago. Now that we identified a new pathway of EZH2 in promoting TNBC invasion, this finding may lead to a new treatment strategy to target TNBC, a ...

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