Artificial Sweeteners: A Modifiable Cancer Risk? Artificial Sweeteners: A Modifiable Cancer Risk?
' Our findings do not support the use of artificial sweeteners as safe alternatives for sugar in foods or beverages, ' say the researchers. An outside expert is not so sure.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 24, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Complex Surgery 10 Times More Likely With Some Ovarian Tumors Complex Surgery 10 Times More Likely With Some Ovarian Tumors
Complex surgery is much more likely for advanced ovarian cancer in women with mesenchymal tumors and complex preoperative CT findings.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 24, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves New Radioligand Therapy and Diagnostic for mCRPC FDA Approves New Radioligand Therapy and Diagnostic for mCRPC
The agency has approved lutetium Lu 177 vipivotide tetraxetan (Pluvicto) for treatment and gallium Ga 68 gozetotide (Locametz) as a diagnostic for use with PET imaging.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 24, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Alert Source Type: news

We All Struggle With the Unwritten Rules of Medical Culture We All Struggle With the Unwritten Rules of Medical Culture
With the recent Match, an oncologist reflects on the challenge of new positions. Trainees shouldn ' t be made to feel like outsiders until they figure out a hospital ' s unwritten rules.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 23, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Blog Source Type: news

Overuse of Surveillance in Bladder Cancer, Despite Guidelines Overuse of Surveillance in Bladder Cancer, Despite Guidelines
Guidelines that recommend de-escalating surveillance in patients with low risk non –muscle-invasive bladder cancer are being ignored by clinicians.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 22, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Cancer Leads to Financial Hardship Even Among Privately Insured Cancer Leads to Financial Hardship Even Among Privately Insured
Even those patients with private insurance who are relatively well off experience financial hardship related to their cancer care.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 22, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

New Blood Test in Development to Detect Pancreatic Cancer Early New Blood Test in Development to Detect Pancreatic Cancer Early
The assay combines individually weak biomarkers to improve detection of early-stage disease. The study covered in this summary was published as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed.First Look (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 22, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Identifying Cancer Survivors More Vulnerable to Risky Behaviors Identifying Cancer Survivors More Vulnerable to Risky Behaviors
People who are not married or don ' t have a college education are among those at greater risk. The study covered in this summary was published as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed.First Look (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 21, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Coordinating Cancer Care for Patients Displaced by War Coordinating Cancer Care for Patients Displaced by War
Oncology groups are collaborating on a special network to help to coordinate and centralize cancer care efforts for patients fleeing war-torn Ukraine.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 21, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

ctDNA'Unreliable' for Detecting CRC Recurrence After Surgery ctDNA'Unreliable' for Detecting CRC Recurrence After Surgery
Although circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) tests are already marketed for this use, they provide no advantage over standard approaches, concludes a new review.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 21, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Excess Weight Over Lifetime Hikes Risk for Colorectal Cancer Excess Weight Over Lifetime Hikes Risk for Colorectal Cancer
Previous studies may have underestimated the risk for CRC because they have looked at excess weight at a single point.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 18, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Ethnic Disparities in Cancer Incidence: First New Data in 10 Years Ethnic Disparities in Cancer Incidence: First New Data in 10 Years
Most cancer cases in England occur in White individuals, broadly reflecting the ethnic makeup of the population, but with some notable exceptions in minority groups.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 18, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

' Building Bridges:' A Radiation Oncologist Serves the Community'Building Bridges:' A Radiation Oncologist Serves the Community
In public health, Houman Vaghefi, MD, can help ' bring people together and put patients at the center. 'Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 18, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Genomic Tumor Profiling Can Match Kids Who Relapse to Treatment Genomic Tumor Profiling Can Match Kids Who Relapse to Treatment
Genomic profiling of tumors from pediatric patients with cancer who have relapsed can allow many to receive an appropriately matched therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 18, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

9/11 First Responders Show Mutations Linked to Blood Cancers 9/11 First Responders Show Mutations Linked to Blood Cancers
First responders who were exposed to toxic dusts and fibers in the aftermath of the World Trade Center terror attacks show increased levels of clonal hematopoiesis linked to the development of blood cancers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - March 17, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news