Tag Archives: Cancer

Harvard researchers look toward nature to beat cancer

Dramatic responses in cancerous mice that received the vaccine spurred Mooney and his collaborators at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) to start a phase 1 clinical trial with support from both institutes, to see if it had the same effect in human patients. This kind of study is usually undertaken by hospitals and pharmaceutical companies,… Read More »

Diet and exercise limit heart disease risk in men undergoing hormonal treatments for advanced prostate cancer – Harvard Health Blog – Harvard Health

Men with advanced prostate cancer are typically treated with drugs that prevent the body from making or using testosterone. A hormone (or an androgen, as it’s known), testosterone drives prostate cancer cells to grow faster, so shutting it down is essential to keeping the illness in check. About 600,000 men with advanced prostate cancer in… Read More »

Video shows thief taking boy’s $40K cancer medicine off porch, mother says – WQAD Moline

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Video shows thief taking boy’s $ 40K cancer medicine off porch, mother says  WQAD Moline LAS VEGAS – The mother of a child with a rare cancer is scrambling to replace his chemotherapy medicine after someone swiped it right off their front porch of … "Medicine|Pharmacology" – Google News

'We made his last days as special as we could' – RTE weather presenter Nuala Carey on losing her dad to cancer

Nuala Carey at Bloom Nuala Carey at Bloom ‘We made his last days as special as we could’ – RTE weather presenter Nuala Carey on losing her dad to cancer Independent.ie RTE weather presenter Nuala Carey has appealed to the public to raise funds for cancer after he dad Maurice died last year of pancreatic… Read More »