Cancer: The feeling after ‘drinking or eating’ suggestive of stomach cancer - initial sign
Recognising symptoms in the initial stages of stomach cancer significantly increases the odds of curative treatment. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Common vitamin deficiency linked to a ‘fivefold’ increase in ‘stomach cancer’ risk
Protein and vitamin deficiencies are common side effects of cancer because inflammation often interferes with the body's mechanisms, but rarely are they identified as the cause of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Popular type of vegetable linked to a 50% higher risk of cancer - 'good idea' to swap out
THE ASSOCIATION with stomach cancer was based on a meta-analysis of 14 studies. In light of the link to, it's a "good idea" to swap out the vegetable for healthier equivalents, advises a leading health body, which was not involved in the study. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fred Rogers had a 'good deal of indigestion' when a cancerous tumour grew in his stomach
FRED ROGERS is best known for Mister Rogers' Neighbourhood, which ran from 1968 to 2001, and two years later, cancer took his life. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Student, 21, mistook cancer symptoms for university workload stress and hangovers 
Molly Hunt, of Chesham, Buckinghamshire, began experiencing stomach pain after drinking in October last year, while in the second year of her Geography degree. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 31, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

BMJ review finds 'evidence' that a type of vegetable increases risk of stomach cancer
CANCER remains a leading cause of death in the world, despite groundbreaking efforts to expunge it. Modifying your risk is one of the best weapons in your arsenal. A recent BMJ review shone a light on "evidence" indicating a type of vegetable might increase risk of stomach cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer: 'Extremely worrying' people don't know the common symptoms of leukaemia - signs
CANCER is a condition that can affect any part of the body, from the brain to the stomach, and from the bowel to the skin. When cancer strikes, it is important to take action as soon as possible in order to save a life. However, the key to spotting cancer lies in knowing the symptoms, an area which charities are growing increasingly concerned about. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intensive Endoscopy Might Not Be One-and-Done for Gastric Cancer Surveillance
(MedPage Today) -- The use of intensive index endoscopy was not associated with subsequently reduced detection of new gastric cancers after 1 year for high-risk patients, according to a case-control study from Japan. Early gastric cancer detection... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - August 23, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Epstein-Barr Virus Linked With Gastric Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- A substantial proportion of gastric cancers worldwide was linked with the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), according to a meta-analysis. In a pooled analysis involving over 68,000 patients with conventional gastric adenocarcinoma in... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - August 12, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Study Suggests Relationship Between Stromal Tumors and Mesothelioma
Early identification of peritoneal mesothelioma cancer – when it is most effectively treated – may become more common after a recent study revealed a potential link to gastrointestinal stromal tumors. A single-center retrospective review by the division of surgical oncology at University of California San Diego Moores Cancer Center identified a previously underrecognized, synchronous co-occurrence between the two rare diseases. Annals of Surgical Oncology published the case series in July, which found that one in every 17 patients undergoing resection for gastrointestinal stromal tumors, known as GISTs, also had ...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - August 2, 2022 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Tags: Clinical Trials/Research/Emerging Treatments Peritoneal Source Type: news

Laparoscopic Surgery Noninferior for Gastric Cancer at Five Years
MONDAY, Aug. 1, 2022 -- Laparoscopic surgery is noninferior to open gastrectomy for locally advanced gastric cancer (AGC) at five years, according to a study published online July 20 in JAMA Surgery. Sang-Yong Son, M.D., from the Ajou University... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

STELARA ® (ustekinumab) Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to Treat Pediatric Patients with Active Psoriatic Arthritis
HORSHAM, PENNSYLVANIA, August 1, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved STELARA® (ustekinumab) for the treatment of pediatric patients six years of age and older with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA). This rare disease that resembles adult PsA affects five to eight percent of children and adolescents with chronic inflammatory arthritis.*1-7 Two of the four indications for STELARA now include pediatric patients, further expanding its treatment profile since the first approval in 2009 for adults living with moderate...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Latest News Source Type: news

Cancer symptoms: The sign on the face indicative of a possible tumour in the stomach
A CANCEROUS tumour growing in the stomach can lead to warning signs elsewhere on the body, including the face. The next time you look in a mirror, watch out for the following signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Return to Normal After Having Your Bladder Surgically Removed
When Jodi Byfuglin, 56, was diagnosed with bladder cancer, it felt like cruel irony. Byfuglin had lost both her parents to cancer in their 50s, and as a single mother of two, she was all her kids had left. “I promised that I would not leave them,” Byfuglin says. Bladder cancer is the sixth most common cancer in the United States, and older men are at highest risk. But about one-tenth of cases are in people younger than 55, and an estimated 19,480 women will be diagnosed with bladder cancer in 2022 (compared to about 61,700 men), according to the American Cancer Society. “I had no idea about bladder cancer...
Source: TIME: Health - July 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Simar Bajaj Tags: Uncategorized Disease freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Kansas Abortion Vote Offers First Test of New Post-Roe Battleground: State Constitutions
As the heat index topped 100 degrees in Johnson County on Saturday, dozens of canvassers fanned out over affluent suburbs to knock on strangers’ doors and talk about an emotional, fraught, and, in many cases, very personal issue: the Kansas constitution. The state’s voters are being asked to amend its constitution to explicitly say that it does not contain a right to abortion. The ballot measure, which was first proposed in 2020, is intended to undo a 2019 Kansas Supreme Court ruling that found that right was implicitly part of the state’s governing document. The Aug. 2 vote will mark the first time the i...
Source: TIME: Health - July 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Madeleine Carlisle/Overland Park, KS and Abigail Abrams Tags: Uncategorized 2022 Midterm Elections abortion Health Care Voting Source Type: news