Here’s a short excerpt from a fascinating article that just ran on MedicalXpress.com about drug resistance in cancer cells:
Check this out this excerpt from a Web MD article last week:
Some cancers have bio markers that help oncologists detect them before they show-up on scans or in other tests. This HealthDay News article shares hope that there may soon be a marker to help catch lung cancer early:
There are currently few therapy options for patients with advanced stage pancreatic cancer. Yesterday I received this good news from our friends at the pharmaceutical company, Celgene, via a press release:
Reader David Haas sent me a link to a friend’s cancer website this morning. It is an awesome and inspiring site!
Who names these bills? Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act passed Friday. Here is the accompanying press release:
I have been a bit miffed about all of the attention breast cancer gets, at the expense of cancers that affect far more people in this country, including skin, lung and prostate cancer.
I had been hearing about how aspirin can help prevent cancer in drips and drabs over the past week or so.
National Nutrition Month – Foods That Lower Lung Cancer Risk
By Lynne Eldridge MD – March 14th, 2012
How crazy is this?
A lung cancer activist, Ruby Cartagena, recently offered to contribute an anti-smoking article to HelpWithCancer.org. I accepted gladly.
I love pistachios! Check this out:
A common question. Here is a link to a scientific research study designed to help oncologists answer this question:
This article I read yesterday surprised me:
According to a new research study, published in a respected medical journal called The Lancet, aspirin helped reduce death rates from seven different cancers.
Tomo Therapy, Inc of Madison, Wisconsin, claims to be revolutionizing radiation therapy. Not only does the company claim to have developed a safer, more accurate system, Co-Founder and Chairman Thomas Rockwell Mackie, PhD, touts the system’s efficacy as well.
Here are two interesting news snippets I discovered on a Website called Insider Medicine earlier this month:
I read a cancer related nutritional article this morning which really impressed me. The article, Best of Natural Cancer Fighters, was written by an obviously well educated and thoughtful person who calls himself “JP.”
I read this article on my flight back to Tampa this afternoon in U.S. Today. I don’t have a link for you, since I was actually reading the paper when I saw this–how out of date/out of touch is that!
Now these studies show exciting potential!