Cancer news


Burnley cancer scientist calls for kick-start to vital research

07 August 2020
A cancer scientist from Burnley, who lost her grandad to the disease, is calling on people across Lancashire to help tackle the devastating loss of funding ... READ MORE >

Chemotherapy for rare cancer fine-tuned with organoids

07 August 2020
Treatment for advanced stages of colon and appendiceal cancer with spread in the abdomen consists of cytoreductive surgery which removes tumors ... READ MORE >

Active surveillance is today's approach to some prostate cancer

07 August 2020
Years could go by without the cancer causing problems. Since prostate cancer treatment, mostly surgery, risked the significant side effects of ... READ MORE >

Croc Pit turns pink for breast cancer awareness

07 August 2020
The match will raise money in support of local charity, Pink in the Tropics; a breast cancer support group which raises funds and awareness for women ... READ MORE >

Chemotherapy in cancer patients with Covid-19 'not a risk'

07 August 2020
'Cancer treatment may be safe'. Dr David Pinato, from the department of surgery and cancer at Imperial College London, and study leader, said he was " ... READ MORE >

Could telemedicine solve the cancer backlog?

07 August 2020
Becky McCall reports. Although millions of patients with cancer around the world face delays in diagnosis and treatment because of the diversion of ... READ MORE >

10 local restaurants participating in 'World Without Cancer Day' to benefit pediatric cancer research

07 August 2020
LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- On Friday, you can help fight childhood cancer by dining out or grabbing carryout for the 10 restaurants taking part in World ... READ MORE >

Olaparib and durvalumab in patients with germline BRCA-mutated metastatic breast cancer ...

07 August 2020
Here, we report on the cohort of patients with breast cancer. Patients who were aged 18 years or older (or aged 19 years or older in South Korea) with ... READ MORE >

Dad of 3 in Need of 'Precious Time' After Being Diagnosed with Incurable Bone Marrow Cancer

07 August 2020
Back in October, Jeff Atlas was diagnosed with stage 3 high-risk multiple myeloma, a bone marrow cancer that attacks blood plasma, according to a ... READ MORE >

Patients With IPF Are at Increased Risk for Multiple Cancers

07 August 2020
Patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) have an increased risk of developing cancer, especially lung cancer, according to a study published in ... READ MORE >

Popular blood pressure drug increases risk of developing skin cancer

07 August 2020
A UNSW Sydney study found the drug doubles the risk of developing lip cancer, and increases the likelihood of developing malignant melanoma by 20 ... READ MORE >

Treating Breast Cancer During COVID-19: 'Indispensable'

07 August 2020
Curigliano: I completely agree with you that only cancer patients on active treatment, specifically chemotherapy, are at higher risk. Cardoso: At the ... READ MORE >

COVID -19 Update : Cancer Registry Software Market 2020-2026 Detailed Analysis of Current and ...

07 August 2020
In this Cancer Registry Software Market document, the competition in the global Healthcare industry is analyzed taking into consideration price, revenue, ... READ MORE >

Late nurse's crusade leads to more treatment options for Cape Breton cancer patients

07 August 2020
Beecham's goal is to have doctors excel at treating one type of cancer before adding another kind. "There are a wide range of cancers you could use this ... READ MORE >

Minorities At Higher Risk for Gastric Cancer

07 August 2020
This is the most common location for stomach cancer to develop. However, Asian Americans — with the exception of Japanese American men — had a ... READ MORE >

Data Breakdowns May Uncover More Cancer Biases

07 August 2020
Data Breakdowns May Uncover More Cancer Biases. CHASITY WASHINGTON MPH, CHES | August 06, 2020. OncLiveTV. 11K subscribers. READ MORE >

Cancer doesn't quarantine: The importance of safe, uninterrupted chemotherapy during COVID-19

07 August 2020
For Kim Krygier, the concern wasn't just the coronavirus public health crisis. It was that her breast cancer defied isolation. Converging events propelled ... READ MORE >

Q&A: COVID-19 pandemic linked to drop in colorectal cancer screenings

07 August 2020
Colorectal cancer screening rates in recent years have significantly decreased in at-risk groups such patients aged 50 to 52 years and patients under ... READ MORE >

It turns out dinosaurs got cancer too

07 August 2020
Scientists recently discovered that a dinosaur's malformed leg was afflicted with bone cancer – the first discovery of its kind. 30 years after misdiagnosis. READ MORE >

Victory Ride to Cure Cancer

07 August 2020
Victory Ride to Cure Cancer. ABC11 Together highlights the strength of the human spirit, good deeds, community needs, and how our viewers can ... READ MORE >