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Parasitic Worms Could Cause Cancers and also Help Cure Them

PARASITIC WORMS COULD CAUSE CANCERS AND ALSO HELP CURE THEM

Worms cause cancers to billions of people around the world and could also help treat the cancer, finds new research.

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FAMILIES FIND HOPE AT OUR 10TH ANNUAL RARE DISEASE DAY SYMPOSIUM

The unofficial theme of Sanford Burnham Prebys' 10th annual Rare Disease Day symposium can be summarized in one word: hope. This year's...

Analysts: Proteostasis Data Are No Boost vs. Vertex in Cystic Fibrosis

ANALYSTS: PROTEOSTASIS DATA ARE NO BOOST VS. VERTEX IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS

As with cancer and HIV infections, progress in treatment for the genetic disorder cystic fibrosis has come with ever-more sophisticated...

 
 
 
Meet Caleb Wright - the 12-year-old brain cancer sufferer bringing laughter to other sick kids

MEET CALEB WRIGHT - THE 12-YEAR-OLD BRAIN CANCER SUFFERER BRINGING LAUGHTER TO OTHER SICK KIDS

When it comes to battling brain cancer, Caleb Wright has his own special medicine of toilet and butt jokes.

Supermarket ham and bacon may contain 'pointless' chemicals linked to cancer

SUPERMARKET HAM AND BACON MAY CONTAIN 'POINTLESS' CHEMICALS LINKED TO CANCER

Nitrites used to preserve meats and keep their pink colour are 'pointless' a leaked report has revealed, because they don't kill botulinum...

 
 
 
Honey, the terminally ill dog who travelled the country, has died

HONEY, THE TERMINALLY ILL DOG WHO TRAVELLED THE COUNTRY, HAS DIED

Honey, the Boxer dog who won hearts across the country while battling a terminal cancer diagnosis, has died.

MAFS' Nic: 'My cancer returned while we were filming'

MAFS' NIC: 'MY CANCER RETURNED WHILE WE WERE FILMING'

When Nic Jovanovic was 24, cancer was the last thing on his mind. When it returned during filming of Married at First Sight , he says...

 
 
 
The FDA Is Holding a Breast Implant Safety Hearing Next Week-Here's What to Know

THE FDA IS HOLDING A BREAST IMPLANT SAFETY HEARING NEXT WEEK-HERE'S WHAT TO KNOW

Following hundreds of reports linking certain breast implants to chronic illness, cancer and even death, the Federal Drug Administration...

Spice beats chemo: Study reveals turmeric is more effective at killing cancer cells than chemo or radiation

SPICE BEATS CHEMO: STUDY REVEALS TURMERIC IS MORE EFFECTIVE AT KILLING CANCER CELLS THAN CHEMO OR RADIATION

The mere mention of cancer strikes fear in the hearts of many people, and rightfully so. Having certain types of cancer often means...

 
 
 
Mouse Study Yields Long-Awaited Insights into Human Stomach Cancer

MOUSE STUDY YIELDS LONG-AWAITED INSIGHTS INTO HUMAN STOMACH CANCER

Research Scientist Antoine Snijders and postdoc Pin Wang analyze mouse blood samples. Mice have been instrumental in the study of...

Brain-cancer patients reveal the subtle 'symptoms' they ignored

BRAIN-CANCER PATIENTS REVEAL THE SUBTLE 'SYMPTOMS' THEY IGNORED

A study of 39 brain-cancer sufferers by King's College London reveals just how slight the signs can be, with many dismissing their...

 
 
 
Bolt Founder Ben Einstein Leaves Hardware Tech VC Firm

BOLT FOUNDER BEN EINSTEIN LEAVES HARDWARE TECH VC FIRM

Ben Einstein, co-founder and general partner of hardware-focused investor Bolt, says he has left the venture capital firm he started...

Reusing Cooking Oil May Up Breast Cancer Risk

REUSING COOKING OIL MAY UP BREAST CANCER RISK

Is it safe to reuse cooking oil? Beware, reusing the same frying oil too many times may trigger genetic changes that promote the progression...

 
 
 
Red raspberry exhibits anti-metastatic properties against human nasopharyngeal carcinoma cells

RED RASPBERRY EXHIBITS ANTI-METASTATIC PROPERTIES AGAINST HUMAN NASOPHARYNGEAL CARCINOMA CELLS

A study published in The American Journal of Chinese Medicine suggested that red raspberry can be used to treat and prevent nasopharyngeal...

It Starts with One.Winning Presentation at the Start-up Stadium

IT STARTS WITH ONE.WINNING PRESENTATION AT THE START-UP STADIUM

Dr. Akshaya Shanmugam has always believed that healthcare should be accessible and affordable to everyone and that technology can help...

 
 
 
Radiomics Can Predict Patients' Response To Chemotherapy

RADIOMICS CAN PREDICT PATIENTS' RESPONSE TO CHEMOTHERAPY

Radiomics, a field of study that systematically extracts patterns from CT scan images and then measures these patterns using artificial...

Researchers Develop Algorithm to Help Detect Early Pancreatic Tumors

RESEARCHERS DEVELOP ALGORITHM TO HELP DETECT EARLY PANCREATIC TUMORS

One of the challenges in treating pancreatic cancer has been catching a tumor at an early stage when it can be surgically removed....

 
 
 
Setting the stage for individualized cancer treatment with a simple blood test

SETTING THE STAGE FOR INDIVIDUALIZED CANCER TREATMENT WITH A SIMPLE BLOOD TEST

One emerging approach in the diagnosis of cancer is known as a “liquid biopsy.” Instead of using a tiny snippet of tissue to characterize...

Women who miss their cancer screening at the clinic will now be offered home kits

WOMEN WHO MISS THEIR CANCER SCREENING AT THE CLINIC WILL NOW BE OFFERED HOME KITS

Women across the UK will be offered DIY smear tests in a bid to cut cervical cancer deaths. Kits will be sent to women in the post,...