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John McCain's Brain Cancer: How Long Does Someone Typically Live With Glioblastoma?

As Senator John McCain continues to battle his glioblastoma, new reports reveal that he’s become “increasingly frail.” He’s also strayed from his …

Cancer

New Cancer Drug Shows Promise Against Wide Range of Tumors

By E.J. Mundell, <i>HealthDay Reporter</i><p>(HealthDay)<p>FRIDAY, Dec. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new drug that targets a genetic flaw common to most cancer …

Cancer

Potential "master switch" could help immune system fight cancer

Immunotherapy is the new revolution in cancer treatment. As scientists discover new ways to adapt, or amplify, the body's natural defenses it opens …

Cancer

Scientists discover a way to prevent stem cell loss and improve tissue regeneration

Stem Cells and Aging<p>The stem cells found within the average adult human are capable of restoring dying cells while also fixing damaged tissue. …

Immortality

Umbilical Cord: A Rich Source Of Unique Stem Cells

The human body is made up of over 200 specialised cells. For example, the cells that make up our muscles are different to those found in your blood, …

Biology

Immunotherapy drug proven remarkably successful against serious stem cell transplant complication

Breakthrough Immunotherapy<p>Graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) is a condition that can develop in response to an allogeneic stem cell transplant or a …

Medicine

A New Study Links Birth Control Pills and Breast Cancer—Here’s What You Need to Know

Yesterday, news broke of a Danish study linking current hormone-releasing birth control pills and IUDs with a small but noteworthy increase in breast cancer risk. After following nearly two million women in Denmark for a decade, scientists suggest the hormone progestin, widely used in today's pill …

Pregnancy

Killing cancer softly: New approach halts tumor growth

One of the reasons that cancer is so hard to beat is the way that it ropes our immune system into working against us. Treatment kills off some cancer …

Cancer

#Providence ▶ #SocialCurrentSee

Every <b>#CANSWERIST</b>® (cancer survivor or caregiver for same) lives one day at a time. And while that cliche is sound advice for all of humanity, the …

How does cancer evade the immune system? New mechanism revealed

Cancer's ability to elude our body's immune system has long puzzled researchers. The latest study pinpoints one of cancer's protective cloaks and …

Cancer

City of Hope Names Michael A. Caligiuri as President of City of Hope National Medical Center

DUARTE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--City of Hope today announced it has appointed Michael A. Caligiuri, M.D., as president of City of Hope National …

Cancer

Canadian PhD student makes groundbreaking cancer discovery

A PhD candidate at Queen’s University has discovered a novel DNA binder that could “switch off” cancer cells and prevent them from spreading.<p><b>READ</b> …

Cancer

#Providence ▶ #SocialCurrentSee

<i>Today's Tweets are Tomorrow's Posts</i><p>Loading...<p><i>When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change</i>

Lady Antebellum - One Day You Will... my cancer survivors song of hope

Cancer Doctors Cite Risks of Drinking Alcohol

The American Society of Clinical Oncology, which represents many of the nation’s top cancer doctors, is calling attention to the ties between alcohol and cancer. In a statement published Tuesday in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the group cites evidence that even light drinking can slightly …

Cancer

Here’s how cancer survival rates have changed

More people are surviving a cancer diagnosis today than in the 1970s, according to a report released earlier this year by government agencies and …

Cancer

Cancer cells destroyed in just 3 days with new technique

Cancer cells are relentless, possessing the vexatious ability to develop resistance to current therapies and making the disease hugely challenging to …

Biology

Doctors Have No Explanation: Mix Cinnamon And Honey And Cure Arthritis, Cancer, Gallbladder Infection, High Cholesterol And More

The traditional Chinese medicine has used the combination of honey and cinnamon for thousands of years, and this mixture has a long tradition of use …

Beware potential signs of pancreatic cancer

<b>One in three adults might ignore potential symptoms of pancreatic cancer, according to a charity.</b><p>Stomach ache, indigestion, unexplained weight loss and faeces that float rather than sink in the lavatory can be warning signs of the potentially deadly disease, says Pancreatic Cancer UK.<p>Early …

Cancer

Breast Cancer Awareness Twitter Chat with Time Health

Throughout October, TIME Health has been curating breast cancer research in its Flipboard Magazine. The collection also includes stories from women who have gone through different stages of metastatic cancer. This week, we’re hosting a 30-minute Twitter conversation with TIME Health writers to …

6 Key Learnings from Time Health + Flipboard’s Chat About Breast Cancer

Last week, we hosted a Twitter conversation with Time Health writers Alexandra Sifferlin and Alice Park to discuss what they’ve learned about breast cancer research. You can read all of the supporting articles for their answers in their Flipboard Magazine, Breast Cancer. In the meantime, here’s a …

What Genetics Could Tell Us About How Cancer Develops

What happens when a precancerous growth turns from a benign cluster of abnormal cells to a full-blown disease? Researchers are turning to genome …

Cancer

Doctor uses iPhone accessory to diagnose his own cancer

We rely on doctors to take care of us and figure out what’s wrong with us when we’re not feeling 100%, but what happens when a doctor gets sick? …

Researchers may have found a way to catch lung cancer early — by testing cells in the nose

• <b>Early detection for lung cancer is invasive and complicated.</b>• <b><br>The CT scan can't reveal if the growths in the lung are benign or cancerous without performing a biopsy.</b>• <b><br>Researchers tested nasal tissue for any genomic changes that indicate cancerous cells and found the tests were highly conclusive.</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

MLB runs annual Stand up to Cancer spot during World Series Game 4 - CBSSports.com

MLB continues to be heavily involved in the fight against cancer<p>HOUSTON -- Each year during Game 4 of the World Series, Major League Baseball runs a …

Major League Baseball

Sugar and cancer: Is there a link?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Does sugar, which makes all things delicious, lead to cancer?<p>A biologic mechanism in yeast cells may explain the relationship between sugar and malignant tumors, according to a recent study published in the journal Nature Communications.<p>The nine-year research project may even influence …

Cancer

Harry Connick Jr. and Wife Jill Goodacre Open Up About Her Secret 5-Year Battle with Breast Cancer

“It’s a part of how the cancer and the treatment impacted her, and it was a real issue, even though she will always be the most beautiful woman in …

Breast Cancer

We can hack our immune cells to fight cancer

NEW ON TED.COM<p>We can hack our immune cells to fight cancer<p>05:32 minutes · TED2017<p>After decades of research and billions spent in clinical trials, we …

Colorectal Cancer: 6 Signs And Symptoms Of Tumors In The Lining Of Your Large Intestine

Ileana is a writer on the Original Content team. She lives in Brooklyn, NY.<p>Everyone gets sick from time to time, but it’s occasionally more serious …

Cancer