Burden of Medical Costs for Sickle Cell Disease Quantified
Over nonelderly lifetime, SCD - attributable costs were estimated at $1.7 million for males; with out - of - pocket costs of $45,091 (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 19, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Oncology, Pharmacy, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Time - Restricted Eating Reduces CVD Risk for Older Breast Cancer Survivors
15 percent relative reduction in the median Framingham CVD risk following eight weeks of time - restricted eating intervention (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 19, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Obesity Stigma Keeps Many From Life - Saving Cancer Screening: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 19, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Oncology, Radiology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Smokers Who Shift to Vaping May Improve Other Health Measures
Findings seen for adults ' health and social functioning measured at ages 30 and 39 years (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 19, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Nearly Half of High - Risk Patients Delay Follow - Up After Lung Cancer Screening
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 18, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pulmonology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Surviving Leukemia in Youth Can Still Mean Shorter Life Spans: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 18, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

AUA: Outcomes of Robotic, Open Cystectomy Compared in Bladder Cancer
Number of days alive and out of hospital within first 90 days greater for robot - assisted surgery, but clinical significance of findings unclear (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 17, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Surgery, Urology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Risk Up With Dense Breasts, Benign Breast Disease
Elevated risk also seen for benign breast disease and fatty breasts and extremely dense breasts without benign breast disease (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 17, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

AUA: Immunotherapy Aids Survival in Muscle - Invasive Bladder Cancer
Patients receiving nivolumab had an approximately 30 percent lower likelihood of developing cancer recurrence versus placebo (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 17, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, Urology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Cutting Pollution From Power Plants, Transport Could Save 50,000 U.S. Lives Each Year
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 17, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pulmonology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Guideline Updated for Use of Radiation for Brain Metastases
Updated guideline discusses advanced radiation therapy techniques and places emphasis on multidisciplinary care (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 16, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Neurology, Oncology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Immunotherapy Drug Can Lower Recurrence When Bladder Cancer Spreads
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 16, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, Research, News, Source Type: news

DDW: Gallstone Disease May Predict Pancreatic Cancer Incidence
Gallstone presentation may be a missed opportunity for earlier diagnosis (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 14, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Surgery, Conference News, Source Type: news

Long - Term Mortality Rates Elevated for Adolescent, Young Adult Leukemia Survivors
Survival for adolescent and young adult leukemia survivors remained below general population at up to 30 years of follow - up (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 13, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Big Rise in Esophageal Cancers Among Middle - Aged Americans
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - May 13, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, News, Source Type: news