'I’m a GP - this powerful diet could slash your cancer, dementia and heart disease risk'
He also warned against popular foods that could be causing serious health risks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gadget that shines bright red LEDs to mend cancer scars now being used to treat debilitating scarring and swelling in the mouth caused by radiotherapy
The therapy - known as photobiomodulation - is being offered to NHS patients in Nottingham, where experts claim it has proved remarkably successful. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Steve Jobs adopted a no ‘bozos’ policy and said the best managers are those who never wanted the job
It’s been more than a decade since we lost Steve Jobs, the mastermind behind some of the biggest technological innovations in history. He lost his battle with pancreatic cancer in 2011, and would have been 69 years old today. Jobs’ outsized influence as Apple’s leader left a lasting impression on…#stevejobs #apple #stevewozniak #debbiecoleman #macintosh #mba #stanforduniversity #siliconvalleys #d8conference #teamwork (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

After Alabama IVF ruling, doctors warn that freezing embryos is essential for in vitro fertilization
After Alabama’s state Supreme Court ruling on IVF, doctors are warning that women using in vitro fertilization and their babies could face major health risks — and young cancer patients could lose the chance to build a future family — if fertility clinics stop using frozen embryos. “That is a…#supremecourt #ivf #irenedimitriadis #boston #zevwilliams #emilyjungheim #northwesternmedicine (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Colon Cancer Under 50: Know Your Risks and How to Prevent It
SATURDAY, Feb. 24, 2024 (HeathDay News) -- Colon cancer rates are on the rise among young Americans and Americans of color, so much so that the disease is now the leading cause of cancer death for men under 50 and the second most deadly cancer for... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 24, 2024 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

A&E doctor shares six signs of prostate cancer as 'diagnoses are increasing'
If you spot any of these signs you should speak to your GP. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

King Charles Releases Video Of Thousands Of Cards Received Since Cancer Diagnosis: “Greatest Comfort”
King Charles has shared his thanks for the thousands of cards and letters of support he has received since making public his cancer diagnosis. In a video released Friday evening, the King was seen reading several of the letters of good wishes and was quoted: “Such kind thoughts are the greatest…#rishisunak #princeharry #spare #katemiddleton #wales #princewilliam #baftafilmawards (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'I'm a gastroenterologist - here are three breakfast foods you should avoid'
A popular breakfast food among Britons could increase your bowel cancer risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctor on the cusp of a cancer cure: Sjöberg Prize-winning oncologist whose discovery means killer disease could be treated with a vaccine in years to come
Dr Catherine Wu (pictured), now an oncologist at Boston's Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, has pioneered the research fueling a new frontier of 'personalized cancer vaccines.' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Odysseus Lunar Landing Brings NASA One Step Closer to Putting Boots on the Moon
Early this week, Facebook provided me with a sweet piece of serendipity when it served up a picture of the late Gene Cernan. I had taken and posted the picture in 2014, when Cernan, the last man on the moon, was being feted at the premiere of the documentary about his life, titled, straightforwardly, The Last Man On the Moon. I had gotten to know Gene well over the course of many years of reporting on the space program, and was keenly saddened when we lost him to cancer three years later. [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] But this week, on Feb. 22, Cernan made news in a bank-shot sort of way, when the Odyss...
Source: TIME: Science - February 23, 2024 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

European Approval for Lung and Skin Cancer Drugs European Approval for Lung and Skin Cancer Drugs
The European Medicines Agency granted marketing authorization for tislelizumab and retifanlimab for the treatment of non –small cell lung cancer and Merkel cell carcinoma, respectively.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - February 23, 2024 Category: Dermatology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Source Type: news

Changing the Surgical Paradigm in Oligometastatic NSCLC
(MedPage Today) -- Patients with single-site synchronous oligometastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) had better overall survival (OS) when they received surgery for their primary tumor, a retrospective review of nationwide data showed.... (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - February 23, 2024 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

Tislelizumab Plus Chemotherapy Beneficial for Resectable NSCLC
FRIDAY, Feb. 23, 2024 -- For patients with resectable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), neoadjuvant tislelizumab (TIS) plus chemotherapy with adjuvant TIS yields significant benefit in terms of event-free survival (EFS), according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 23, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alarm over 200% explosion in young women and girls getting pancreatic cancer as top experts admit they are baffled by 'frightening' rise of deadly disease
Cancer experts have urged for more research to be conducted on a 'frightening' explosion of pancreatic cancer rates among younger women with incidence having risen 200 per cent since the 90s. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Universal Early Cancer Detection: How Close Are We? Universal Early Cancer Detection: How Close Are We?
Results of a major NHS pilot trial of a multicancer early detection test are due later this year. How much might such tests change medical practice?Medscape News UK (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Source Type: news