Archive for the ‘Prevention’ Category

Cancer: the new challenge for health care in the developing world – HemOncToday

Modern Medicine Cancer: the new challenge for health care in the developing worldHemOncToday, NJ – 5 hours agoThe experts who spoke to HemOnc Today agreed that cancer prevention is nearly nonexistent in the developing world, detection is rare and treatment usually …Anti-cancer...
January 26th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Samuel Broder: Preventing Skin Cancer – U.S. News & World Report

Samuel Broder: Preventing Skin CancerU.S. News & World Report, DC – 7 hours agoProtection from the sun's harmful rays is essential to the prevention of skin melanoma, as it is for the prevention of the two other forms of skin cancer, … Please read the complete article...
January 26th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Study Finds Many Women Got Unnecessary Mastectomies – AHN

Canada.com Study Finds Many Women Got Unnecessary MastectomiesAHN – 7 hours ago… to moderate-risk may be more open to less extreme options for risk reduction, such as hormonal therapy and newer agents for prevention of breast cancer. …Predictive Factors Point to Benefit from...
January 26th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Cancer expert's plea – Manchester Online

Cancer expert's pleaManchester Online, UK – Jan 23, 2009Prof Gareth Evans, from the Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention Centre in Manchester, is concerned that some cancer patients were not warning their relatives … Please read the complete article and let us know what you...
January 25th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Ten pieces to the cancer puzzle – Houston Chronicle

Ten pieces to the cancer puzzleHouston Chronicle, United States – 14 hours agoAt the same time, cancer prevention measures and services are not widely covered. A new system of payment must be designed to reward outcomes, … Please read the complete article and let us know...
January 24th, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Study underscores cancer prevention – Danville News

Study underscores cancer preventionDanville News, PA – 10 hours agoThis study reminds us of the burden cancer places on society, even at a young age, along with the importance of prevention and early diagnosis." Please read the complete article and let us know what you think...
January 23rd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Retinoid Cream Associated With Death In Clinical Trial, But … – Science Daily (press release)

Retinoid Cream Associated With Death In Clinical Trial, But …Science Daily (press release) – 15 hours ago… Academic Enrichment Funds from the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and a Cancer Prevention and Control Career Development Award grant. … Please...
January 23rd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention, Says Cancer … – PR Newswire (press release)

The Obama Cancer Plan Should Prioritize Prevention, Says Cancer …PR Newswire (press release), NY – Jan 23, 2009Klausner's responses made it clear that NCI persisted in indifference to cancer prevention, coupled with imbalanced emphasis on damage control–screening,...
January 23rd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Black Raspberries Kill Esophageal Cancer Cells – Natural News.com

Black Raspberries Kill Esophageal Cancer CellsNatural News.com, AZ – 4 hours agoResearch just published in the American Association for Cancer Research's Cancer Prevention Research identifies a class of flavonoids called anthocyanins in … Please read the complete article...
January 22nd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More

Smoking Exacts a Heavier Toll Than Previously Expected – MedPage Today

Telegraph.co.uk Smoking Exacts a Heavier Toll Than Previously ExpectedMedPage Today, NJ – 12 hours agoThis suggested that the fraction of all cancer deaths attributable to smoking was 73%. A 2001 government estimate using data from the Cancer Prevention …Floyd Board of Health...
January 22nd, 2009 | Prevention | Read More