Moving to the US increases cancer risk for Hispanics
"Targeted interventions for cancer prevention
and control should take into account the ... published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & prevention
, a journal of the American Association for ... Research, and co-associate director of the Cancer prevention
and Population Studies research program at the ...
Women often opt to surgically remove their breasts, ovaries to reduce cancer risk
... to a report in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & prevention
, a journal of the American Association for ... a consultant in clinical genetics at the Genesis prevention
Center, University Hospital of South Manchester ... are unfortunately no clearly proven non-surgical prevention
strategies, according to Isaacs. These women face ...
Pitt researchers find promising candidate protein for cancer prevention vaccines
... and she plans to assess it in the future as a prevention
strategy in patients with pre-malignant lung ... and in precancerous polyps. The MUC1 colon cancer prevention
vaccine is being tested in a clinical trial led ... so they have great potential as targets in prevention
The way you eat may affect your risk for breast cancer
... been mixed. New findings published in Cancer prevention
Research , a journal of the American Association ... accompanying editorial also published in Cancer prevention
Research , Michael Pollak, M.D., stated that some ... challenges of pharmacologic approaches to cancer prevention
and/or treatment include defining the underlying ...
2 Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center scientists receive Presidential Early Career Award
... her work, is an associate member of the Cancer prevention
Program within the Hutchinson Center's Public ... studies the link between nutrition and cancer prevention
particularly how the interplay of genetics and ... she also studies vitamin D and calcium in the prevention
of colon cancer, the second leading cause of ...
2 reproductive factors are important predictors of death from ovarian cancer
... from the Centers for Disease Control and prevention
(CDC) found that survival among women with ... published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & prevention
, a journal of the American Association for ... member for Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & prevention
. "The next steps would be to study this ...
Study finds colorectal cancer rates increasing worldwide
... 2009 issue of Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and prevention
. An accompanying editorial says the rise points toward a failed early detection and prevention
strategy as well as failure to address lifestyle ... and Peter Greenwald of the Division of Cancer prevention
of the National Cancer Institute calls the rising ...
Society for Prevention Research Meeting in Washington, D.C., May 27-29, 2009
... The Society for prevention
Research (SPR) will hold its annual meeting, May ...
Low-Income Mothers & Pregnancy: How prevention
Science Influenced President Obama's Budget? May ... Yorktown
Low-Income Mothers & Pregnancy: How prevention
Science Influenced President's Obama's Budget? ...
Study finds genetic links to age of first menstrual period and menopause
... the onset of menopause may help shed light on the prevention
of breast and endometrial cancer, osteoporosis, ... light on normal reproductive function and the prevention
of the diseases associated with these two ... Biology in the Center for Cardiovascular Disease prevention
at BWH, said: "The collaboration of the WGHS and ...
Cutting-edge amfAR grants fight HIV/AIDS in the lab and on the phone
... for vaccine development, drug design, and prevention
of heterosexual transmission of HIV. The new ... needs of the field of HIV/AIDS research: new prevention
technologies, new treatments, recruitment of ... - Applying social networking technologies
to the prevention
of HIV infection
Hongjie Liu, Ph.D.
Statin therapy ineffective in breast cancer prevention
... to a report in the February issue of Cancer prevention
Research , a journal of the American Association ... landscape.
The use of these drugs in cancer prevention
has been more controversial. Results of ... said the research into statin use and cancer prevention
"There is always the question of ...
New scientific knowledge on juvenile diabetes
... may prompt new approaches for prediction and prevention
of type 1 diabetes in pre-autoimmune phase of the ... poorly understood, making discovery of effective prevention
a challenge. The results of the SYSDIPP project, ... study (DIPP, the Type 1 Diabetes Prediction and prevention
study) was launched in Finland, supported by the ...
AACR to host Seventh Annual International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research
... "As the only comprehensive conference on cancer prevention
in the world, it continues to foster important ... 2008 program will cover a wide variety of cancer prevention
topics and will specifically highlight some of ... in the tumor microenvironment, international prevention
Meyskens honored with AACR-Prevent Cancer Foundation award
... Cancer Foundation Award for Excellence in Cancer prevention
The award is given annually to a ... for seminal contributions to the field of cancer prevention
research in basic, translational, clinical, ... significant contributions to the field of cancer prevention
His early work examined the ...
World leaders in infectious diseases convene to discuss emerging global viruses
... of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene to discuss the prevention
and treatment of global health threats. Topics ... The financial burden of global world health can prevention
and early treatment of disease in other countries ... at the forefront of infectious disease health and prevention
including PATH, The Carter Foundation, The Bill & ...
Rice University establishes National Corrosion Center
... virtually every industry and aspect of corrosion prevention
Rice will collaborate with ... Institute (EESI). "We will focus on corrosion prevention
and mitigation technologies that not only have ... than double the life of an asset if corrosion prevention
and mitigation solutions are implemented," ...
NIEHS invests $21.25 million to find environmental causes of Parkinson's disease
... environmental factors contribute to the cause, prevention
and treatment of Parkinson's disease and other ... new centers will bring us one step closer to new prevention
and treatment strategies."
The three grantees ... we will make great strides in finding better prevention
and treatment approaches." ...
IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis in Bangkok to address Asian issues
... will occur in Asia by the year 2050, the prevention
and treatment of osteoporotic fractures has ... IOF report on the status of osteoporosis and its prevention
and management in Asian countries. Speakers ... on December 5 and 6, "Public Health Impact and prevention
of Osteoporosis Fractures in Asia".
Blood pressure response to daily stress provides clues for better hypertension treatment
... Dr. Gregory Harshfield, director of the Georgia prevention
Institute at the Medical College of Georgia.
... and cardiovascular researcher at the Georgia prevention
Institute and a project core leader.
... they believe it does.
One reason the Georgia prevention
Institute was founded was to identify risk ...
Colorectal cancer screening rates still too low
... issue of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and prevention
, a journal of the American Association for ... Research.
The Centers for Disease Control and prevention
conducted a National Health Interview Survey and ... at the Centers for Disease Control and prevention
Shapiro says a major problem appears ...
Body image program reduces onset of obesity and eating disorders
... and his colleagues have found that their obesity prevention
program reduced the risk for onset of eating ... and obesity has been an unrealized goal: over 80 prevention
programs have been evaluated, but no previous ... in the future than messages from more complex prevention
Funded by the National Institutes ...
Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Awards
... Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Award for Cancer prevention
Research and the Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR ... promising cancer researchers focusing on cancer prevention
and international collaboration, respectively.
... Foundation-AACR INNNOVATOR Award for Cancer prevention
Research. The award recognizes outstanding ...
Pediatricians alerted to the developmental nature of underage drinking in special journal supplement
... to moving scientific discovery to strategic prevention
and intervention strategies in order to decrease ... Zerhouni, M.D., director of the NIH.
strategies, Richard Spoth, Ph.D., director of the Partnerships in prevention
Science Institute at Iowa State University, and ...
Learning how to say 'no' to alcohol advertising and peer pressure works for inner-city adolescents
... professor of public health in the Division of prevention
and Health Behavior at Weill Cornell Medical ... adults.
"Our findings point to the need for prevention
programs that teach adolescents media resistance ... of the Public Health Department's Division of prevention
and Health Behavior.
Dr. Botvin, who ...
2 federal public health grants awarded to Weill Cornell Medical College
... long-term effects of a school-based drug-abuse prevention
program previously delivered to urban minority ... ages 21 to 23, who participated in a randomized prevention
trial during their early teens. In addition to testing the long-term effects of the prevention
program on alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug use ...
Early treatment stops epilepsy in its tracks
... are important because they set the stage for prevention
of epilepsy in genetically susceptible people.
... treated animals.
These findings prove that prevention
of epilepsy in people is an achievable goal, Blumenfeld said. Strategies for primary prevention
of diseases like epilepsy will be increasingly ...
CONRAD receives $28.5M Gates Foundation grant for HIV prevention research
... clinical safety.
Despite setbacks in the HIV prevention
field over the past year, the global effort to develop effective new prevention
tools, including microbicides, must go on, said ... Effective microbicides could be an important HIV prevention
option for women, who account for approximately ...
Purdue research finds similarities in dog, human breast cancer pre-malignant lesions
... understanding of breast cancer progression and prevention
for people and pets, said a Purdue University ... a model will facilitate customized treatment and prevention
Due to the success of ... we could study these lesions and test different prevention
modalities before it becomes a cancer."
Tamiflu effective for treatment and prevention of influenza in children 1 year and older
... was started within 24 hours2. Tamiflu given as prevention
reduced the incidence of secondary influenza ... a convenient alternative for the treatment and prevention
of influenza types A and B in children one year ... class of drugs approved for use in treatment and prevention
of influenza in children 1 to 5 years of age.
Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research
... incidence and mortality.
The future of cancer prevention
relies heavily on:
identifying promising ... drug-testing models; and
strategies to genetic profiles.
... Special fruit juice cocktail and prostate cancer prevention
The role of green tea in preventing ...
Handbook helps parents deal with childhood infections
... the latest scientific findings on disease prevention
and treatment with the ages-old wisdom of Mom and ... chapters how do moms ideas of infection prevention
jive with those we have been taught by modern ... with prudence in protecting their kids" How much prevention
is too much"
While written for parents, this ...
Knee injuries may start with strain on the brain, not the muscles
... said McLean, who also has an appointment with the U-M Bone & Joint Injury prevention
McLean says that most research and prevention
of ACL injuries focuses below the waist in a controlled lab setting, but ...
ADA releases updated position paper on vegetarian diets
... healthful, nutritionally adequate and may provide health benefits in the prevention
and treatment of certain diseases. Well-planned vegetarian diets are ... vegetarian diets in the life cycle and the use of vegetarian diets in prevention
and treatment of chronic diseases. "Vegetarian diets are appropriate for ...
Green tea may affect prostate cancer progression
... PHILADELPHIA According to results of a study published in Cancer prevention
Research , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, men ... for surgery," added Nelson, who is also a senior editor for Cancer prevention
Research . However, "this trial is provocative enough to consider a more ...
Lombardi scientist brings 'dream team' breast cancer research effort to GUMC
... of new therapies for cancer patients and/or advancing efforts in cancer prevention
research. Jordan and his Dream Team colleagues will work toward a greater ... dedicated corps of more than 30 faculty members working exclusively on the prevention
and cure of breast cancer. The Nina Hyde Center, founded in honor of the ...
Swine flu experts gather at New York Academy of Sciences May 28
... and transmission of the viruses to develop improved methods of prevention
and control. Keynote speaker Edwin D. Kilbourne, M.D., emeritus professor, ... research scientist who has made significant contributions to the study and prevention
of influenza and other viral diseases.
Doris Bucher, Ph.D., associate ...
Breakthrough in the treatment of bacterial meningitis
... against bacterial meningitis and may provide a therapeutic target for the prevention
and treatment of disease.
Professor Ala'Aldeen, who has been studying ... breakthrough which will help us design novel strategies for the prevention
and treatment of bacterial meningitis. Identification of the human ...
Gutsy germs succumb to baby broccoli
... and move the research forward. The study, published April 6 in Cancer prevention
Research, builds on earlier test-tube and mouse studies at Johns Hopkins ... properties of sulforaphane. A longtime proponent of cancer prevention
and chemoprotection, Talalay eats fresh broccoli sprouts regularly, as ...
Press statement on new CDC MMWR on Klebseilla pneumonia Carbapenemase-producing organisms
... The Centers for Disease Control and prevention
(CDC) today released new infection control recommendations on Klebseilla ... contain them in a short time period by implementing targeted screening and prevention
The focused screening is important because there is a need ...
The American Association for Cancer Research congratulates Margaret Hamburg, M.D.
... cutting-edge products and therapies that are central to the treatment and prevention
of cancer. Her leadership will bring new perspectives to important FDA ... of information about advances in the causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention
of cancer, the AACR looks forward to working with Hamburg as a resource to ...