New Tests for Prostate, Colon Cancer Show Promise
If approved in the United States, the tests could make screening and diagnosis for these cancers easier on patients, without the need for needle biopsy or colonoscopy. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Tests for Colon, Prostate Cancer Show Promise
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 29, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Research, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

New Tests for Colon, Prostate Cancer Show Promise
Title: New Tests for Colon, Prostate Cancer Show PromiseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/29/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - September 29, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Mirati Drug Combination Shrinks Tumors in 39% of Patients in Colon Cancer Study Mirati Drug Combination Shrinks Tumors in 39% of Patients in Colon Cancer Study
A combination of adagrasib and older cancer drug Erbitux shrank tumors in 39% of patients with advanced colorectal cancer treated in a small trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - September 21, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Study finds new potential indicator of the disease
BOWEL cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK. Most people diagnosed with it are over the age of 60. A recent study has found an indicator of the disease, which might put you at risk of colon cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People With MS Have Worse Survival If Colon Cancer Strikes
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 16, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, News, Source Type: news

Radialis seeks FDA clearance for new PET camera
Radialis Medical has applied for U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI helps reduce cancer PET imaging time and dose New radiotracer visualizes protein key to cancer cell metabolism PET/CT detects major depression in cancer patients Carbon-11 PET tracer appears safe for colon cancer detection Study suggests extending Cu-64 tracer window to 3 hours (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

People With MS Have Worse Survival If Colon Cancer Strikes
Title: People With MS Have Worse Survival If Colon Cancer StrikesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - September 16, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Having Even a Cousin or Grandparent With Colon Cancer Raises Your Risk: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Oncology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Having a Cousin or Grandparent With Colon Cancer Raises Your Risk
A new study finds if you have a second- or third-degree relative who had colon cancer at an early age, your odds of having the disease substantially increases. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Having Even a Cousin or Grandparent With Colon Cancer Raises Your Risk: Study
Title: Having Even a Cousin or Grandparent With Colon Cancer Raises Your Risk: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/15/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - September 15, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Antibiotic Use and Colon Cancer: More Evidence of Link Antibiotic Use and Colon Cancer: More Evidence of Link
A Swedish population study appears to confirm recent data showing a link between antibiotic use and an increased risk for colon but not rectal cancer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 14, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Antibiotic Use and Colon Cancer: More Evidence
of Link (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - September 14, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Very High Antibiotic Use May Up Risk for Proximal Colon Cancer
Inverse association seen for antibiotic use and rectal cancer, which seems to be driven by women (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 9, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Fecal Transplants: a New Treatment for IBD
Linda Ann Sasser has had ulcerative colitis since she was 20, but it wasn’t until May 2019, about 30 years later, that her condition hit a low point: not only did she have a major flare-up of chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), but on top of it, she had Clostridioides difficile (or C. diff), a highly contagious bacterial infection that causes severe diarrhea and inflammation of the colon. “I became really, really sick with bloody diarrhea 30 times a day and chronic stomach pain,” Sasser says. While hospitalized for 12 days, she was given oral steroid medications, which didn’t help, then IV ste...
Source: TIME: Health - September 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Stacey Colino Tags: Uncategorized Disease feature Source Type: news