Honing treatment for advanced kidney cancer
A new Yale-led study identified molecular subgroups of common kidney cancer tumors to better understand how their makeup might affect treatment responses. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - April 5, 2024 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Why Heart Disease Research Still Favors Men
Published in partnership with The Fuller Project, a nonprofit newsroom dedicated to the coverage of women’s issues around the world. Katherine Fitzgerald had just arrived at the party. Before she could even get a drink, she threw up and broke out in a sweat. “I was dizzy. I couldn’t breathe. I had heart pain,” Fitzgerald says. She knew she was having a heart attack. [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] What she didn’t know then was that the heart attack could have been prevented. Fitzgerald, a health-conscious, exercise-loving lawyer, should have been taking statin drugs to s...
Source: TIME: Health - April 5, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Maggie Fox Tags: Uncategorized freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Prostate cancer cases to double between 2020 and 2040, deaths to rise by 85 per cent: Lancet study
The commission called for evidence-based interventions, including early detection and diagnosis, along with education and awareness programmes, to help save lives from prostate cancer in the coming years. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 5, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS symptoms of silent cancer thousands of Britons have - but many dismiss vital signs
One person dies from this deadly disease every day in the UK - and the symptoms associated with it are not that obvious. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 5, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Transplant Recipients: Consider Skin Cancer, Infection Risks Transplant Recipients: Consider Skin Cancer, Infection Risks
Recent research sheds light on varying skin cancer risk, and a predictive tool offers guidance on screening in solid organ transplant recipients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 5, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news