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Emu, anyone? Ways to defend our skin against radiation

"I am just starting radiation and wanted to know the best ointment to prevent burns on the skin.


Related Topix: Medicine

4 hrs ago | CiteULike

Risk assessment of upper tract urothelial carcinoma related to aristolochic acid.

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology , Vol.


Related Topix: Medicine, Agriculture, Science

Sat Apr 19, 2014


Immunochemotherapy and Autologous Stem-Cell Transplantation for...

Journal of Clinical Oncology , Vol. 27, No. 36. , pp. 6101-6108, doi:10.1200/jco.2009.22.2554 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.


Related Topix: Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Medicine, Lymphoma, Health

The Advocate

EBR councilwoman fights cancer with prayer, positivity

Ronnie Edwards looked as though she could have been on her way to church Monday - dressed to the nines with a red and black dress, red shoes, and matching red lipstick.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Pancreatic Cancer

Harper's a winner with your generosity

A MELBOURNE mum says the power shock of utilities and soaring insurance costs is making life tough for Victorian families.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Medicine

The American Journal of Managed Care

Innovation in Oncology Payment Reform: Reports from Real-Life Practice

Four innovators from oncology practices across the country described how payment reform is shaping the way they treat cancer.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Hematology, Medicaid

The American Journal of Managed Care

NCCN 2014

The NCCN Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Cancer Care, held March 13-15 2014, presents the latest cancer therapies and provides updates on selected NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology , the data upon which the NCCN Guidelines are based, and quality initiatives in oncology.


Related Topix: Medicine, Genetics, Prostate Cancer, Health

Science Blog

Chronic inflammation linked to 'high-grade' prostate cancer

Men who show signs of chronic inflammation in non-cancerous prostate tissue may have nearly twice the risk of actually having prostate cancer than those with no inflammation, according to results of a new study led by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.


Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Johns Hopkins University, Medicine

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Manatee docs and nurses are like rock stars at Champions of Healthcare Awards

He wasn't at a concert or a sports event. Instead, he was part of a crowd of 323 at an awards ceremony for Manatee County health care professionals.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Manatee County, FL, Lakewood Ranch, FL, Vanderbilt University, Palmetto, FL

The Hastings Tribune

Faces in Business: Oncologist brings world to Hastings

John Huthmacher/Tribune Dr. Shamila Garg, medical oncologist at Morrison Cancer Center, relaxes in the garden at the Mary Lanning Facility Wednesday.


Related Topix: Hastings, NE, Medicine


First Decoding Annie Parker Trailer Featuring Samantha Morton and...

Steven Bernstein's drama Decoding Annie Parker recently made its debut at the Palm Beach International Film Festival, and now the film's first trailer and clip are available online.


Related Topix: Medicine, Genetics

NYU School of Medicine to Welcome Dr. Susan Love for Discussion & Book Signing, 5/1

Dr. Susan Love-surgeon, researcher, advocate, author, and cancer survivor-will share insights learned during her recent battle with leukemia with Dr. Deborah Axelrod, Kanas Family Foundation Associate Professor of Surgical Oncology and Medical Director for Community Outreach & Education for the NYULMC Cancer Center, during a special discussion, ... (more)


Related Topix: Leukemia, Health, Medicine, Breast Cancer

The Modesto Bee

Mayo Clinic technique improves outlook for breast cancer surgeries

On April 9, it released the latest evidence - research showing that a novel technique improves outcomes for women with breast cancer, the nation's No.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Surgery, Pathology

Go Local

Tom Finneran: Running on Envy

Doctors, God's healers and true soldiers of effort, are not to be stoned in our public squares, believes Tom Finneran.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Nursing


Azerbaijan to identify genetic factors in oncology

By AzerNews People who are afraid of oncological diseases due to genetic factors will be able to learn about the probability of the disease in advance in Azerbaijan.


Related Topix: Medicine, Genetics, Health, Breast Cancer

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Modern Healthcare

Cancer drugs: Too expensive to compare?

The prices of some cancer drugs are so high that they preclude researchers from conducting trials comparing their effectiveness, according to two National Cancer Institute researchers.


Related Topix: National Cancer Institute, Charitable Organizations, Medicine

Information Technology

CEL-SCI Corporation Announces Closing of Public Offering for Gross Proceeds of $10 Million

SCI Corporation , a late-stage oncology company, today announced that it has closed an underwritten public offering of units consisting of an aggregate of 7,128,229 shares of common stock and warrants to purchase an aggregate of 1,782,057 shares of common stock.


Related Topix: Biotech, CEL-SCI Corp, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, CEL-SCI, Healthcare Law, Law, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Health, Bird Flu

WNDU-TV South Bend

Treatment helps to destroy breast cancer cells

Two years ago doctors told Lisa Ridgeway she had triple negative breast cancer, a very aggressive disease with no cure.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer


XBiotech Announces Phase I/II Study Results in Lancet Oncology

XBiotech is announcing that results from its Phase I/II oncology study conducted at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX were published today in Lancet Oncology.


Related Topix: Medicine, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Washington University in St. Louis

New center aims to use immune system to fight cancer, other diseases

A time-of-flight mass cytometer is the centerpiece of the new Center for Human Immunology and Immunotherapy Programs, a center that helps scientists use the immune system to fight cancer and infection.


Related Topix: Immunology, Biology, Health