Alternative Cancer Treatment

Australians Are Dying Turning To 'Alternative' Cancer Treatments - Gizmodo Australia

Wed, 2016-10-26 15:17

Gizmodo Australia

Australians Are Dying Turning To 'Alternative' Cancer Treatments
Gizmodo Australia
Every year, thousands of Australians are suffering and dying prematurely because of alternative cancer treatments, according to a special investigation by Dr Paul Willis, director of The Royal Institution of Australia. The report details the ...

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Breakthrough drug approved as alternative to chemotherapy for people with advanced lung cancer - Science Daily

Tue, 2016-10-25 19:25

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Breakthrough drug approved as alternative to chemotherapy for people with advanced lung cancer
Science Daily
Pembrolizumab, an immunotherapy drug that was extensively evaluated by UCLA cancer researcher Dr. Edward Garon, has been approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration as first-line treatment for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The first-line ...
FDA Approves Merck's KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Metastatic NSCLC for First-Line Treatment of Patients Whose ...Merck Newsroom

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'Micro Needle' Treatment Could Offer Alternative To Surgery For Skin Cancer Patients - 90.5 WESA

Tue, 2016-10-25 11:31

90.5 WESA

'Micro Needle' Treatment Could Offer Alternative To Surgery For Skin Cancer Patients
90.5 WESA
But thanks to a new device from a Pittsburgh-based company called Skinject, some people with skin cancer may be able to skip invasive surgeries. “Skinject is a totally new approach to handling this problem which is growing throughout the world as more ...

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Surrey doctor sacked after seriously harming 27 cancer patients is cleared to work again - Daily Mail

Tue, 2016-10-25 10:31

Surrey doctor sacked after seriously harming 27 cancer patients is cleared to work again
Daily Mail
'In some cases they have lost the opportunity for alternative cancer treatment that may well have been more successful than the HIFU has been in controlling the spread of their cancer and have suffered recurrence which they feel could have been avoided ...

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Could Diet Change Help Treat Blood Cancer or Transplant Patients? - Scientific American

Thu, 2016-10-20 13:45

Scientific American

Could Diet Change Help Treat Blood Cancer or Transplant Patients?
Scientific American
A team of researchers from California and Japan has found that an essential amino acid plays a crucial role in the creation of blood stem cells—a discovery the scientists say could offer a potential alternative to chemotherapy and radiation in ...

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New minimally invasive surgery may soon be viable alternative to ... - News-Medical.net

Tue, 2016-10-18 11:20

News-Medical.net

New minimally invasive surgery may soon be viable alternative to ...
News-Medical.net
For patients who may benefit from a major liver operation to treat cancer, an open abdominal procedure is often the only option. However, a minimally invasive ...

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Immunotherapy Emerges as Alternative to Surgery in BCG-Refractory Bladder Cancer - OncLive

Tue, 2016-10-18 09:06

OncLive

Immunotherapy Emerges as Alternative to Surgery in BCG-Refractory Bladder Cancer
OncLive
In an interview with OncLive during the 2016 OncLive State of the Science Summit on GU Cancer, Chan discussed the latest updates in BCG-refractory non-muscle invasive bladder cancer and how to decide between surgery and an alternative approach.

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NC HiFu - Alternative Prostate Cancer Treatment North Carolina ... - WRAL.com

Tue, 2016-10-18 07:31

WRAL.com

NC HiFu - Alternative Prostate Cancer Treatment North Carolina ...
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NC HiFu Prostate Cancer Treatment NC HIFU is a facility specializing in High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU), a process used to treat prostate cancer with ...

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Integrative treatment gaining popularity among doctors - Thehour.com

Mon, 2016-10-17 14:31

Thehour.com

Integrative treatment gaining popularity among doctors
Thehour.com
Familiar with the disease and the toll of traditional treatments through cancer's effect on family members, Abbruzzesse, who owns and operates Work It Dance and Fitness in Norwalk, sought an alternative approach, and, under the supervision of cancer ...

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'Natural remedy almost killed me' - dailytelegraph.com.au

Sat, 2016-10-15 06:43

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'Natural remedy almost killed me'
dailytelegraph.com.au
The popular DJ was diagnosed with metastasised cancer of the colon which had moved to his liver last November. His doctor offered chemotherapy which he turned down. “When I was diagnosed I commenced a full treatment of natural therapies consisting of ...

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Natural cancer treatment: Patient turned down chemotherapy but ... - Herald Sun

Sat, 2016-10-15 06:02

Herald Sun

Natural cancer treatment: Patient turned down chemotherapy but ...
Herald Sun
GREG Melhuish turned to natural therapies to cure his cancer and it nearly killed him. Thats the message he now wants to share in the hope it will save lives.

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Common prostate cancer treatment linked to later dementia, researcher says - Stanford University News

Thu, 2016-10-13 09:58

Stanford University News

Common prostate cancer treatment linked to later dementia, researcher says
Stanford University News
“The risk is real and, depending on the prior dementia history of the patient, we may want to consider alternative treatment, particularly in light of a recent prospective study from the U.K.,” said Shah. That study, published in September in The New ...
Prostate cancer treatment could double the chance of dementiaTelegraph.co.uk
Prostate cancer warning: Common treatment for disease can 'double risk of DEMENTIA'Express.co.uk
Prostate Cancer Treatment May Double Dementia Risk: StudyNDTV
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Freeze Therapy: An Alternative to Breast Cancer Surgery? | Health ... - Helena Independent Record

Wed, 2016-10-12 23:29

Helena Independent Record

Freeze Therapy: An Alternative to Breast Cancer Surgery? | Health ...
Helena Independent Record
TUESDAY, Oct. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A freezing technique known as cryoablation might be a viable alternative to lumpectomy for treating small, early ...

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Freeze Therapy: An Alternative to Breast Cancer Surgery? - Bismarck Tribune

Wed, 2016-10-12 23:26

Bismarck Tribune

Freeze Therapy: An Alternative to Breast Cancer Surgery?
Bismarck Tribune
In the small study of 86 patients, "cryoablation was shown to successfully [treat] the majority of small breast cancers with few side effects or complications," said study co-author Dr. Deanna Attai. She's an assistant clinical professor of surgery at ...

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Psycho-oncology alternative method to treat breast cancer - The Oracle

Wed, 2016-10-12 23:01

Psycho-oncology alternative method to treat breast cancer
The Oracle
Going into the second year of the grant, the College is in collaboration with the Moffitt Cancer Center and the Morsani College of Medicine to provide a complementary alternative therapy treatment meant to ease patients' cognitive functioning.

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Freeze Therapy: Breast Cancer Surgery Alternative? - WebMD

Tue, 2016-10-11 18:15

Freeze Therapy: Breast Cancer Surgery Alternative?
WebMD
TUESDAY, Oct. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A freezing technique known as cryoablation might be a viable alternative to lumpectomy for treating small, early stage breast cancers, researchers report. In the small study of 86 patients, "cryoablation was ...

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Freeze Therapy: An Alternative to Breast Cancer Surgery? - HealthDay

Tue, 2016-10-11 17:07

HealthDay

Freeze Therapy: An Alternative to Breast Cancer Surgery?
HealthDay
TUESDAY, Oct. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A freezing technique known as cryoablation might be a viable alternative to lumpectomy for treating small, early stage breast cancers, researchers report. In the small study of 86 patients, "cryoablation was ...

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Bishop Eddie Long Returns to Church After Rumors of Treatment in Mexico - Christian Post

Mon, 2016-10-10 11:45

Christian Post

Bishop Eddie Long Returns to Church After Rumors of Treatment in Mexico
Christian Post
Thousands of desperate Americans seeking alternative treatment for cancer have visited Oasis of Hope despite the American Cancer Society placing the clinic's former longtime operator, Dr. Ernesto Contreras, on a list of practitioners who use "unproven ...

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Alternative cancer treatments now are mainstream on Treasure Coast - TCPalm

Mon, 2016-10-10 09:03

TCPalm

Alternative cancer treatments now are mainstream on Treasure Coast
TCPalm
It used to be called alternative or even wacky. Now it's so mainstream it has its own moniker and is offered at the world's most respected and comprehensive cancer centers. Integrative oncology incorporates nontraditional techniques — yoga, music ...

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