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The Biggest Cancer News Of 2017? 'CAR-T Cells, Hands Down'

The FDA this year approved two "CAR-T" treatments that re-engineer the patient's own T cells to fight cancer, adding a new weapon to the anti-cancer …

Immunotherapy

To Root Out Cancer Immunotherapies Dig Deeper | GEN

Immunotherapy has done more than just scratch beneath the surface of cancer. In recent years, immunotherapy has started to undermine melanoma, …

Immunotherapy

10 home design trends to watch out for in 2018, according to Houzz

Believe it or not, New Year's is just around the corner, and while you're deciding on your annual resolutions, the design world is setting its sights on what styles will be big in 2018.<p>The home remodeling and design platform Houzz is ahead of the game, recently having released its top 10 …

Home Decorating

This Chicken Pan Pie Is the Easy Meal You Need In Your Life Right Now

It's chock-full of lean white meat chicken, stuffed with hearty vegetables, and topped with a flaky crust. What more could you want?<p>We’ve got a guy who works for <i>Men's Health</i> online named Barry. Barry’s a heck of a guy—always on top of his game.<p>Barry’s also the kind of guy who’s always talking about …

Food

Popular immunotherapy target turns out to have a surprising buddy

The majority of current cancer immunotherapies focus on PD-L1. This well-studied protein turns out to be controlled by a partner, CMTM6, a previously …

Cancer

New clinical trial could boost immunotherapy’s power against cancer

Dr. Antoni Ribas in the lab. Photo courtesy of: UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center<p>Good news: Cancer survival rates are improving. The five-year …

Immunotherapy

Homemade Fig Newtons

Makes about 25<p>If you’re going to make your own Fig Newtons, you might as well make the jam, too. So there’s a recipe within the recipe for that here. If you’d rather use a store-bought jam, choose one that’s very thick or cook it down; otherwise, it will seep out the cut sides.<p>September …

Baking

This Honey-Garlic Chicken Stir-Fry Is a 30-Minute Dinner

Honey-Garlic Chicken Stir-Fry<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the sauce:</i> <br>1/4 cup low-sodium chicken broth or water <br>2 tablespoons tamari or soy sauce <br>1 tablespoon …

Chicken Breast

Here's the Trick to Making Golden, Juicy Chicken Breast

<b>Pat the chicken dry and season with salt and pepper.</b> Thoroughly dry the chicken on all sides with paper towels. Season with the salt and pepper on …

Chicken Breast

The Real Reason Why McDonald's Apple Pies Are So Good

<i>This is Cookbook Club, a place where we flip through the best new cookbooks to find the recipes and stories that you need in your life.</i><p>Recommended …

3 Healthy Chicken Recipes for When You Need Some Meal Inspo

When you have no idea what to make for dinner, chicken is always a good idea—it's mild in flavor, it's ultra versatile, and dare we mention that it's …

This is how you should actually be storing your leftovers

<b>We're probably all guilty of cooking too much for dinner and having a fair amount of leftover food to deal with. But rather than waste the extra food</b> …

Bread

If You Love Rice, You'll Love These One-Pot Dinners

After a long day, the thought of cooking an elaborate meal and thus filling a sink with dirty dishes can be enough to convince you to call in for …

Cooking

Try These 7 Timeless Camera Hacks and Shoot Better Photos Without Spending a Dime (VIDEO)

Most photographers love camera hacks because they involve fun DIY projects that not only result in better photographs, but they do so for free. The …

Can boosting the immune system keep cancer from coming back?

Dr. Mu Feng—JOHN PAUL R.AUTOR<p>Immunotherapy has helped terminally ill patients recover temporarily, as well as patients with tumors not treatable by …

Adverse Effects From Cancer Immunotherapy Checkpoint Inhibitors

Like any therapy, there is an upside and a downside. The upside is that immunotherapy is being used to improve the prognosis of certain types of …

Cancer

A rush for immunotherapy cancer drugs means new bedfellows

THE modern pharmaceutical firm lives or dies on the strength of its drug portfolio. As patents expire on lucrative medicines, they must replace the …

Biotechnology

12 travel discount sites you should hit up before you book that vacation

We all dream of taking the perfect vacation, whether it’s traveling to a warm beach paradise or visiting ruins in a beautiful city. But most of us …

New frontier in cancer care: Turning blood into living drugs

SEATTLE (AP) — Ken Shefveland's body was swollen with cancer, treatment after treatment failing until doctors gambled on a radical approach: They removed some of his immune cells, engineered them into cancer assassins and unleashed them into his bloodstream.<p>Immune therapy is the hottest trend in …

Immunotherapy

PET Imaging May Predict Early Immunotherapy Response | Cancer Network | The Oncology Journal

A noninvasive PET imaging method may serve as a useful predictive biomarker for responses to cancer immunotherapy, according to a new …

Combination Immunotherapy Drugs for Cancer Treatment May Cause Rare Cardiac Side Effects

In a study led by Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) investigators and published in the Nov. 3 issue of The New England Journal of Medicine, …

Medicine

Experimental Cancer Treatment That Terminates Rogue Cells Could Arrive in 2017

CAR T-cell therapy, a cutting-edge immunotherapy technique, is engineered to target cancer at a cellular level.<p>If there were such a thing as a cancer …

​These Color-Changing Tattoos Use Special Ink to Monitor Your Health​ | Men’s Health

So far, the researchers have developed biosensors based on three biochemical data points. There’s the glucose sensor, which changes from blue to brown when blood sugar increases. A pH sensor changes between purple and pink as alkalinity increases, and a sodium sensor becomes a more intense green …

10 Summer Slow Cooker Recipes to Make Right Now

You might think that summer is the time to put your slow cooker away, but you shouldn't! While I'm quick to rely on my slow cooker all year round, …

Cooking

7 Vegetarian Meals You Can Cook Once And Eat All Week

These big-batch, plant-based meals make perfect lunch leftovers.<p>It’s no secret that prepping your food on the weekend makes it easier to eat right …

Thai Style Vegetable Stir Fry with Hoisin Sauce

Simple yet flavorful vegetable stir-fry recipe combining Thai flavors with tofu, vegetables, and hoisin sauce. This vegetable stir-fry recipe is …

Food & Dining

The Best Egg Sandwich in Boston Is at Flour Bakery | MyRecipes

This story isn’t about some hole-in-the-wall, hidden Boston treasure. Joanne Chang, the force behind Flour Bakery and Cafe, was awarded a James Beard …

Breakfast

The secret to perfect pasta

Here's how I typically cook pasta (don't scream at me): Bring a pot of water to a boil, add a pinch of salt (I know this is wrong, but what am I, …

Italian Food

Chocolate Oatmeal Cake

This simple Chocolate Oatmeal Cake, made with oatmeal, chocolate chips, and coconut, is great for lunch boxes or a family dinner. It's very similar …

Dessert