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Sh100 malaria drug could be used to manage colon cancer - Daily Nation

Mon, 2017-03-27 10:37

Daily Nation

Sh100 malaria drug could be used to manage colon cancer
Daily Nation
Dr Mwaniki also cautioned that repurposed drugs cannot be an alternative to conventional cancer treatments such as surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy, and that a new treatment should only be given to patients after making sure that it is ethically ...

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Evidenced-Based Radiation Treatment Tied to Cost Savings in Early ... - Oncology Nurse Advisor

Mon, 2017-03-27 10:19

Oncology Nurse Advisor

Evidenced-Based Radiation Treatment Tied to Cost Savings in Early ...
Oncology Nurse Advisor
When adjuvant radiation therapy follows evidence-based guidelines for for early-stage breast cancer, costs are lower.

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Lucknow to get two alternative cancer treatment therapies - Times of India

Sun, 2017-03-26 22:07

Times of India

Lucknow to get two alternative cancer treatment therapies
Times of India
Dr Gaurav Gupta, organising secretary and associate professor at RMLIMS medical oncology department, said, "In Immunotherapy, substances made of body material or in the laboratory are used to boost the body's immune system to fight cancer cells.

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Vitamin C: 1000% more effective than Big Pharma's cancer drugs - MINA

Sun, 2017-03-26 12:01

Vitamin C: 1000% more effective than Big Pharma's cancer drugs
MINA
Linus Pauling's legacy continues, much to the chagrin of the pharmaceutical industry. In a shocking new discovery published in the scientific journal, Oncotarget, researchers have detailed how a single, inexpensive nutrient, Vitamin C, can completely ...

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Trendy Hospital Clothing To Make Cancer Patients Dress 'Well' Even When Unwell - NPR

Sun, 2017-03-26 06:13

NPR

Trendy Hospital Clothing To Make Cancer Patients Dress 'Well' Even When Unwell
NPR
The hospital's sterile environment, the fluorescent lights and the disposable gowns do little to make medical treatment more bearable. Nikla Lancksweert, wanted to do a little something to help with that dehumanizing experience, focusing on an ...

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New Website Launches Extolling The Virtues Of Herbs As An Alternative Prostate Cancer Treatment - Digital Journal

Fri, 2017-03-24 10:41

Digital Journal

New Website Launches Extolling The Virtues Of Herbs As An Alternative Prostate Cancer Treatment
Digital Journal
New York, NY - A local New York company Herbal Prostrate Cancer Treatment LLC is delighted to announce the launch of their new website which explains the benefits of using herbs in the treatment of prostate cancer. The company believe that many cancer ...

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Fight Back lectures educate students about cancer - The Creightonian

Fri, 2017-03-24 09:35

Fight Back lectures educate students about cancer
The Creightonian
... about cancer and ways they can help combat it were some of the main goals of the three-part Fight Back with Relay for Life lecture series, with its second session discussing skin cancer and cancer treatments via complementary and alternative medicines.

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Are You Getting Medical Treatment You Don't Need? - Next Avenue

Fri, 2017-03-24 08:49

Next Avenue

Are You Getting Medical Treatment You Don't Need?
Next Avenue
A 2015 American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology study reported that 20 percent of hysterectomies were performed unnecessarily because women are sometimes not offered alternative treatments or options to hysterectomies to treat benign conditions ...

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This vitamin targets and kills cancer – scientists reveal breakthrough natural cure - Daily Star

Thu, 2017-03-23 14:47

Daily Star

This vitamin targets and kills cancer – scientists reveal breakthrough natural cure
Daily Star
In a statement, study co-author Dr. Michael P. Lisanti said: “We have been looking at how to target cancer stem cells with a range of natural substances including silibinin (milk thistle) and CAPE, a honey-bee derivative, but by far the most exciting ...

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LETTERS: " We must focus on intense water conservation." - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Thu, 2017-03-23 00:04

LETTERS: " We must focus on intense water conservation."
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Simply put, we must focus on intense water conservation; utilities, local governments and the district must work on alternative water source strategies; and we have to continue investing in innovative projects that replenish our water resources and ...

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This All-Natural Cancer Treatment Is Saving Lives - The Alternative Daily (blog)

Wed, 2017-03-22 23:48

The Alternative Daily (blog)

This All-Natural Cancer Treatment Is Saving Lives
The Alternative Daily (blog)
Say the word “cancer” and most people feel one thing: fear. That's because, now more than ever, cancer seems to strike across such a broad range of categories — young, old, thin, overweight, athletic, stationary and everything in between. With cancer ...

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New Option for Breast Cancer Patients: Freezing Breast Tumors - Good4Utah

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:57

Good4Utah

New Option for Breast Cancer Patients: Freezing Breast Tumors
Good4Utah
It offers a safe, effective option for women with early-stage breast cancer, especially when they are not good candidates for standard treatments. Cryoablation also provides a viable alternative when a lumpectomy and radiation are likely to disfigure ...

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Nikola Tesla's Mesmerizing Children - The Ringer (blog)

Wed, 2017-03-22 12:06

The Ringer (blog)

Nikola Tesla's Mesmerizing Children
The Ringer (blog)
Green told me a story about a man named Antoine Prioré, a player in the French resistance who invented a large-scale device to treat people with cancer using electromagnetic fields in France during the 1960s and 1970s, convincing the government to fund ...

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Non-invasive prostate cancer diagnosing, monitoring - Science Daily

Wed, 2017-03-22 11:46

Science Daily

Non-invasive prostate cancer diagnosing, monitoring
Science Daily
The innovative filter-like device isolates prostate cancer indicators from other cellular information in blood and urine. It could enable doctors to determine how cancer patients are responding to different treatments without needing to perform ...

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Learning To Survive: Battling Cancer After Treatment - Chattanooga Pulse

Wed, 2017-03-22 09:46

Chattanooga Pulse

Learning To Survive: Battling Cancer After Treatment
Chattanooga Pulse
Meghan Greene was only 30 years old when it happened. Her general practitioner had been admonishing her to schedule a gynecological exam, something Meghan admits she had been putting off longer than she should (they aren't particularly pleasant ...

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Gold can help to cure cancer - DunyaNews Pakistan

Wed, 2017-03-22 02:23

DunyaNews Pakistan

Gold can help to cure cancer
DunyaNews Pakistan
His idea to use gold compounds as a treatment for cancer is an attempt to find an alternative to the drug Cisplatin which has been in use for 40 years and which has many side effects. “One of the side effects is that if a cancer patient continues the ...

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Delaying postradiotherapy surgery provides 'useful alternative' for rectal cancer - Healio

Tue, 2017-03-21 04:09

Delaying postradiotherapy surgery provides 'useful alternative' for rectal cancer
Healio
“Short-course radiotherapy with surgery delayed for 4 to 8 weeks might have certain advantages over immediate surgery in rectal cancer treatment,” Erlandsson and colleagues wrote. “Oncological outcomes seem similar to short-course radiotherapy with ...

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Blood Test May Spot Lung Cancer's Return, Even Before Scans - Arizona Daily Star

Mon, 2017-03-20 23:30

Arizona Daily Star

Blood Test May Spot Lung Cancer's Return, Even Before Scans
Arizona Daily Star
"The additional lead time afforded by an earlier diagnosis may enable doctors to better tailor alternative and salvage treatments to improve their patients' outcomes and quality of life," said lead author Chimbu Chinniah. He is a research fellow in ...
Biomarker Testing Detects Lung Cancer Recurrence 6 Months Prior to CT ImagingAJMC.com Managed Markets Network

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Roots, Shoots and a Dash of Medicine - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Mon, 2017-03-20 23:30

Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Roots, Shoots and a Dash of Medicine
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
Cancer, Alzheimer's and Diabetes are all debilitating diseases. Their treatments routinely involve drugs containing a wide of variety of artificially synthesized chemicals. Is it possible that ... As of late, the scientific community has fostered a ...

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The Worst 'Alternative Facts' About Abortion - Rewire

Mon, 2017-03-20 11:15

Rewire

The Worst 'Alternative Facts' About Abortion
Rewire
Thanks to anti-choice lobbying and copycat legislation, five states (Alaska, Kansas, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas) now require doctors falsely to tell patients they could get breast cancer as a direct result of their abortion. ... date of ...

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