Alternative Cancer Treatment

Non-Invasive Alternative To Treat Metastatic Cancer - KXAN.com

Tue, 2016-12-06 17:18

KXAN.com

Non-Invasive Alternative To Treat Metastatic Cancer
KXAN.com
Any cancer diagnosis is a scary one, but when it spreads, patients can be overwhelmed with the enormity of treating it. Austin CyberKnife makes it their mission to pinpoint the disease and tackle it while helping patients keep up with their regular lives.

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Choosing hope: Waxahachie ISD teacher seeks alternative path for cancer treatment - Waxahachie Daily Light

Tue, 2016-12-06 13:55

Waxahachie Daily Light

Choosing hope: Waxahachie ISD teacher seeks alternative path for cancer treatment
Waxahachie Daily Light
Cheryl Presnall and her husband Scott have faced cancer before and both watched loved ones lose the battle the disease. Cheryl made it her promise not to allow the same disease slow her down and is taking alternative cancer treatment rather than using ...

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Chinese genes could save me in cancer battle, says Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell as she takes part in trial of ... - Daily Mail

Mon, 2016-12-05 18:21

Daily Mail

Chinese genes could save me in cancer battle, says Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell as she takes part in trial of ...
Daily Mail
Whilst the original plan was to seek treatment at the Hallwang clinic in Germany - after initially being told she was unsuitable for trials - further research led her towards targeted therapy as an alternative to palliative chemotherapy. Writing on her ...

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Reservoir father desperately raising funds for daughter's cancer treatment in US - Herald Sun

Mon, 2016-12-05 16:45

Herald Sun

Reservoir father desperately raising funds for daughter's cancer treatment in US
Herald Sun
Mr Fogilaro and his wife Assunta decided against radiation and instead travelled to America for alternative treatment from a specialist at the Burzynski Clinic in Houston, Texas. Mr Fogilaro said the growth of Chloe's tumour “slowed dramatically ...

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Freezing technique: an alternative treatment for early stage breast cancer - Knowridge Science Report

Mon, 2016-12-05 05:44

Knowridge Science Report

Freezing technique: an alternative treatment for early stage breast cancer
Knowridge Science Report
A deep-freezing technique known as cryoablation is a viable alternative to traditional surgery in many early-stage breast cancers, NewYork-Presbyterian and Weill Cornell Medicine researchers find in a new clinical study. The results were published in ...

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Merck CEO Ken Frazier Is A Quote Machine - Forbes

Sun, 2016-12-04 07:00

Forbes

Merck CEO Ken Frazier Is A Quote Machine
Forbes
Merck chairman and CEO Kenneth C. Frazier took the stage at the Forbes Healthcare Summit Thursday in New York to discuss the changing landscape of cancer treatment with fellow heavy hitters Mark Alles, CEO of Celgene; Giovanni Caforio, CEO of ... about ...

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Researchers Suggest Kratom Could Have Medical Benefit as Opioid Alternative - Drug Discovery & Development

Fri, 2016-12-02 18:57

Drug Discovery & Development

Researchers Suggest Kratom Could Have Medical Benefit as Opioid Alternative
Drug Discovery & Development
"Many important medications, including the breast cancer treatment tamoxifen, were developed from plant research," said Prozialeck. "While the DEA and physicians have valid safety concerns, it is not at all clear that kratom is the culprit behind the ...

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New cancer drug benefit study sure to add to debate over drug prices - FiercePharma

Fri, 2016-12-02 12:00

FiercePharma

New cancer drug benefit study sure to add to debate over drug prices
FiercePharma
But it said that the FDA also considers so-called “surrogate endpoints” for life threatening conditions with few alternative treatment options, things like how soon a cancer begins to progress after a drug has been started. The other two-thirds of ...

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US Breast Cancer Drug Market Outlook 2022 - PR Newswire (press release)

Thu, 2016-12-01 22:04

US Breast Cancer Drug Market Outlook 2022
PR Newswire (press release)
The market for metastatic breast cancer for now is highly fragmented between numerous drugs, radiation therapy and alternative therapies such as vitamin therapy, acupuncture, macrobiotic diets, homeopathy and herbal medication. Nano therapy via nano ...

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Cancer and the merchants of hope - Rappler

Thu, 2016-12-01 21:48

Cancer and the merchants of hope
Rappler
Thus was the lament of my colleague, a medical oncologist, who confided to me her frustration over cancer patients who seek alternative treatments: “They would come in the early stages, and we would advise surgery and other treatments. But instead ...

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How Alternative Payment Models Decrease Cancer Care Costs - RevCycleIntelligence.com

Wed, 2016-11-30 08:43

How Alternative Payment Models Decrease Cancer Care Costs
RevCycleIntelligence.com
As cancer care spending is expected to grow in the next four years, an oncology alternative payment model that incorporates clinical pathways and patient-centered approaches could reduce healthcare spending by 22 percent, or $9.1 million across over 1 ...

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How has Ronnie Wood's drink and drug-addled past not affected his health? - Daily Mail

Wed, 2016-11-30 03:23

Daily Mail

How has Ronnie Wood's drink and drug-addled past not affected his health?
Daily Mail
Her family managed to raise £60,000 to send her to a clinic in Germany which specialises in alternative cancer treatments such as proton therapy, anti-hormone treatment, hypothermia therapy, ozone therapy, detoxification and immune stimulation and ...

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Alternative Treatments for Chronic Lyme Disease? - Tech Featured

Tue, 2016-11-29 20:13

Alternative Treatments for Chronic Lyme Disease?
Tech Featured
The irony regarding many of these alternative treatments is that they could be more dangerous than the long term antibiotics. But the desperation that ... The oscillator aim to eradicate destructive cells such as cancer, viruses, parasites, protozoa ...

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Kratom may have medical benefit as opioid alternative -- ScienceDaily - Science Daily

Tue, 2016-11-29 13:11

Kratom may have medical benefit as opioid alternative -- ScienceDaily
Science Daily
A delayed U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration ban on kratom would stifle scientific understanding of the herb's active chemical components and documented ...

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Physical therapy offers alternative to opiods for managing pain - Lakenewsonline.com

Tue, 2016-11-29 12:19

Lakenewsonline.com

Physical therapy offers alternative to opiods for managing pain
Lakenewsonline.com
The CDC guidelines indicate that opioids may be appropriates for situations including cancer treatment, palliative care, end-of-life care and certain acute care situations. Still, the CDC guidelines also suggest pairing opioid therapy with non-opioid ...

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Mesothelioma Treatment | Help Improve Your Prognosis - Mesothelioma.com

Tue, 2016-11-29 11:40

Mesothelioma Treatment | Help Improve Your Prognosis
Mesothelioma.com
Learn about mesothelioma treatment options, including surgery, radiation, chemotherapy, and clinical trials. Find doctors and cancer centers for treatment.

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Friends rally to fund Black Country footballer's cancer treatment in Mexico - Stourbridge News

Tue, 2016-11-29 08:37

Stourbridge News

Friends rally to fund Black Country footballer's cancer treatment in Mexico
Stourbridge News
FRIENDS of a courageous Black Country man are rallying round to help raise money for his alternative cancer treatment in Mexico. Latham Grant was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer, which affects the throat, nasal passages and lymph nodes, in June ...

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Friends rally round to help Sedgley man fund cancer treatment in Mexico - Evesham Journal

Tue, 2016-11-29 08:12

Evesham Journal

Friends rally round to help Sedgley man fund cancer treatment in Mexico
Evesham Journal
FRIENDS of a courageous Sedgley man are rallying round to help raise funds for his alternative cancer treatment in Mexico. Latham Grant was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer, which affects the throat, nasal passages and lymph nodes, in June this ...

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Friends rally round to help Sedgley man fund cancer treatment in Mexico - Dudley News

Tue, 2016-11-29 05:55

Dudley News

Friends rally round to help Sedgley man fund cancer treatment in Mexico
Dudley News
FRIENDS of a courageous Sedgley man are rallying round to help raise funds for his alternative cancer treatment in Mexico. Latham Grant was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer, which affects the throat, nasal passages and lymph nodes, in June this ...

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