Articles about cancer prevention


Gauging Progress Against Cervical Cancer - CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst

Last updated: 01/14/2019

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Given that January was named after the Roman god Janus, whose two faces allowed him to look both backward into the old year and...

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CancerLinQ Leader Contributes to New BRCA Exchange to Inform Understanding of Cancer Risk

Last updated: 01/13/2019

A new global resource that includes data on thousands of inherited variants in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes will help inform the understanding of cancer risk. Wendy Rubinstein, MD,...

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Experts Forecast Cancer Research and Treatment Advances in 2019 - CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst

Last updated: 01/08/2019

In 2018, we witnessed significant momentum in several hot areas of cancer research, including immunotherapy and precision medicine. Researchers have amassed exponential amounts...

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Venous Thromboembolism Risk Up in TRT Initiators

Last updated: 01/07/2019

HealthDay News -- Starting testosterone treatment is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE), peaking within 6 months and declining thereafter,...

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Novel Oral Testosterone Shows Long-Term Safety, Tolerability

Last updated: 01/07/2019

SAN DIEGO—LCPN 1021, a novel oral testosterone formulation, demonstrates a favorable safety and tolerability profile for the long-term treatment of hypogonadal men, study data...

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Androgen Deprivation Linked With Heart Failure

Last updated: 12/28/2018

Men receiving androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer (PCa) have a higher risk of experiencing heart failure, according to new findings published in The Journal...

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5α-Reductase Inhibitors Not Tied to High-Grade Prostate Cancer

Last updated: 12/27/2018

Using 5α-reductase inhibitors (5-ARIs) to treat patients with lower urinary tract symptoms is not associated with an increased risk of prostate cancer (PCa), according to a...

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New communication strategies can help spread the word about cancer screening

Last updated: 12/24/2018

Is there ever a truly good time for a colonoscopy? Even with the recommendation of a primary care physician, it's easy to procrastinate or simply forget to schedule an...

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World Cancer Research Fund International

Last updated: 12/22/2018

Breast tissue comprises mainly fat, glandular tissue (arranged in lobes), ducts and connective tissue. Breast tissue develops in response to hormones such as oestrogens,...

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Desmopressin Effectively Treats Nocturia in BPH

Last updated: 12/21/2018

Low-dose oral desmopressin therapy used alone or in combination with an α-blocker improves nocturia in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), according to findings from a...

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