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2 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging
When advocates want governments to take over some aspect of society, the argument is often an economic one - the money saved will be a suitably cosmic number.
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Professor Mark Lawler said a high proportion of older women with a certain form of breast cancer receive less chemotherapy than their younger counterparts A high proportion of older women with a certain form of breast cancer receive less chemotherapy than their younger counterparts, Professor Mark Lawler from Queen's University Belfast said.
7 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
Counties are ranked by the cumulative difference between observed and predicted prostate cancer incidence per 100,000 from 1995 through 2002.
8 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified an important step toward potentially shutting down the growth of prostate cancer cells.
We may soon be able to obtain easy and early diagnoses of diseases by smell. This week researchers found one odour-sniffing machine was as good as a mammogram at detecting breast cancer - and many other devices capable of spotting other diseases may be on the way.
Zoledronic acid versus placebo in the treatment of skeletal metastases in patients with lung cancer and other solid tumors: a phase III, double-blind, randomized trial--the Zoledronic Acid Lung Cancer and Other Solid Tumors Study Group.
One in eight women will develop breast cancer during her lifetime. Each year, 22,000 will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
Colorectal cancer is the third most common type of cancer on P.E.I. - with the second highest mortality rate for women in the country.
The UK needs to invest in testing for those men most at risk of prostate cancer rather than follow a cast-the-net-wide approach targeting the whole population, a leading scientist argues.
Biomarkers for bone formation and resorption predict outcomes for men with castration-resistant prostate cancer, a team of researchers from UC Davis and their collaborators have found.
While the benefit on mortality appears to be limited to men less than age 65, surgery did reduce the risk of metastases and need for additional treatment in older men.
Some area men put down their razors in February and showed off the fruits of their hair-growing efforts Thursday night.
Awareness month: The North East Lincolnshire Cancer Collaborative team, during their meeting at the Second Avenue Resource centre, Grimsby.
Researchers have discovered a link between prostate cancer aggressiveness and the accumulation of a compound produced when cholesterol is metabolized in cells, findings that could bring new diagnostic and treatment methods.
New findings from a two-decade-long clinical trial of Swedish prostate cancer patients will likely fuel the debate over the best way to treat men diagnosed with early, slow-growing tumors.