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The Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, covering the period 1975-2010, showed death rates for lung cancer , which accounts for more than one in four cancer deaths, dropping at a faster pace than in previous years.
A patch for detecting cocaine consumption from skin perspiration, a chip to identify pathogens in foods, a device for monitoring colon cancer via a patient's blood, and a sensor to detect environmental contamination via the analysis of marine algae.
Aveo Oncology CEO Tuan Ha-Ngoc oversaw one of the worst drug failures of 2013 when the FDA rejected its potential drug for kidney cancer, tivozanib, in June.
While research linking gut microbiome, bacteria located inside the intestines, to intestinal-related health conditions including obesity, diabetes and colon cancer comes as no surprise, a recent study tying gut bacteria to certain neurological disorders has garnered the title "groundbreaking."
Miracle: An unusual or wonderful event that is believed to be caused by the power of God; a very amazing event, thing or achievement.
Union County will continue to promote outreach and cancer education through the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection program, which provides free, comprehensive screening services for breast, cervical, prostate and colorectal cancer.
It was determined at that time that I would need colon surgery. I breezed through the recovery with very little discomfort.
Four out of five doctors who treat cancer were unable to prescribe their medication of choice at least once during a six-month period because of a drug shortage, according to a new survey.
Nonpolypoid adenomas are a subgroup of colorectal adenomas that have been associated with a more aggressive clinical behaviour compared to their polypoid counterparts.
In results presented at ASCO 2013, a University of Colorado Cancer Center study shows that ALK and ROS1 gene rearrangements known to drive subsets of lung cancer are also present in some colorectal cancers.
Perceived Barriers and Facilitators of Using a Web-Based Interactive Decision Aid for Colorectal Cancer Screening in Community Practice Settings: Findings From Focus Groups With Primary Care Clinicians and Medical Office Staff 1University of Michigan, Departments of Family Medicine and Urology, Ann Arbor, MI, United States 2University of Michigan, ... (more)
The 21-year-old Ruscom woman was diagnosed last Dec. 27 with stage 4 colon cancer, and has spent much of the last year in and out of hospitals for surgery and chemotherapy.
Adding the antibody therapy ramucirumab to the chemotherapy drug docetaxel did not delay disease progression in patients with HER2-negative advanced breast cancer, according to the results of a phase III study presented at the 2013 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, held Dec. 1014.
A spokeswoman for Bruning confirmed Tuesday that test results showed no additional cancer in his lymph nodes or colon.
Were you born with a blueprint for cancer? It may be hiding in your genes. With advanced testing genetic counselors can screen for a specific type of colorectal cancer.