Navigation Links

Tag: "chemo" at medical news

Treatment of Breast Cancer with Herceptin for Nine Weeks

...e-based chemotherapy) were better when compared to chemo alone. A study was conducted by Finland researchers to analyze the safety and efficiency of Herceptin in 1010 women who had breast cancer. The women included in the study received docetaxel or vinorelbine and then FEC (5-fluorouracil, epirubicin, c...

Rolling Stones Guitarist Wants Chemotherapy

... new tracks).' I said to Charlie, 'If this is what chemo does for you, I'll take it, whether I need it or not,'" Ratethemusic quoted him, as saying. One can never be sure if these statements are likely to turn out to be true, however no doctor is likely to comply to Keiths request knowing the side effect...

WHO declares Tuberculosis – ‘An Emergency’ in Afrca

...r TB patients who are co-infected with HIV, and to chemo prophylaxis against TB for people with HIV; Expand national TB partnerships, public-private collaboration and community participation in TB control activities. According to WHO release, in the other four WHO regions of the world, TB trends are ei...

Chemo may not assist in fighting cancer

...nt, while it was 84 percent for those who had both chemo and tamoxifen. However, for the ER-negative patie... disease-free survival rate for those who had both chemo and tamoxifen was 82 percent. For ER-negative patients who took only tamoxifen, the survival rate wa...

Using herbal remedies with chemotherapy may not be a good idea

...g alternate medications even while being under the chemo treatment. The study had taken a mouse breast cancer cell line to check whether the extracts of the herb black cohort, that is commercially available, can alter the response of the cancer cells to radiation and drugs, which are used for chemotherapy...

Long-term use of calcium supplements to prevent colon cancer

...e-cancerous polyp formations in colon. Calcium has chemo protective properties that can prevent formation of colorectal polyps. The previous study was in a trial, which observed 930 patients with a history of developing pre-cancerous adenoma, and was given 1200 mg. of calcium supplements or placebo medic...

Longer Lung Cancer Survival

...r.Her first dose of chemotherapy didn’t work. More chemo and radiation followed, but her cancer didn’t go away. She says, "You want to hear words of encouragement and hope. You know, you just long for something." Those words of hope came when she met Oncologist Karen Kelly, M.D., who introduced her to a p...

Novel research on liver cancer

...technique called chemoembolization, which delivers chemo to the tumor and blocks off the artery, they found encouraging results. The researchers observe that with 3-bromopyruvate in the rabbits, healthy liver seems to be spared, but sections of healthy liver were damaged by chemoembolization. Doctors fel...

1 2

Other Tags
(Date:5/3/2015)... 03, 2015 HealthPostures, a pioneering ... announces its appearance at the , May 5 - ... HealthPostures will exhibit at the conference include its bestselling ... stand solutions is the 6100 TaskMate Executive. Features of ... an adjustable keyboard tray, extended platform work surface and ...
(Date:5/2/2015)... 2015 Vancouver fencing company, QS Fencing, has ... advice to prospective clients related to their questions on railings ... railings around their decks and patios. While that seems like ... up once the person rolls up their sleeve to start ... railing in finding a gate that matches it. , Instead ...
(Date:5/2/2015)... May 02, 2015 It’s a pattern ... natural disaster strikes anywhere on this planet, cyber scammers ... sympathy and compassion for their own personal gain. ... Emergency Readiness Team) issued an alert titled “Nepal ... email scams citing the earthquake in Nepal. The scam ...
(Date:5/2/2015)... East Liverpool, Ohio (PRWEB) May 02, 2015 ... of East Liverpool City Hospital (ELCH) gathered to celebrate ... direction of River Valley Health Partners (RVHP), had zero ... and zero urinary catheter associated infections. ELCH was also ... , The management team at ELCH credited the ...
(Date:5/2/2015)... OR (PRWEB) May 02, 2015 ZoomCare, ... it has submitted plans to offer its new healthcare ... Exchange. The ZOOM+ Personal Health Insurance System is the ... up to enhance human performance. ZOOM+ Personal Health Insurance ... healthcare delivery system that are subject to review and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:HealthPostures to Appear at the Minnesota Safety and Health Conference 2Health News:HealthPostures to Appear at the Minnesota Safety and Health Conference 3Health News:Professional Staff at QS Fencing Company Now Provides Advice on Railings and Gates 2Health News:Cyber Aftershocks from Nepal’s Earthquake Can Cripple Businesses Right Here at Home 2Health News:Cyber Aftershocks from Nepal’s Earthquake Can Cripple Businesses Right Here at Home 3Health News:Cyber Aftershocks from Nepal’s Earthquake Can Cripple Businesses Right Here at Home 4Health News:East Liverpool City Hospital Celebrates Patient Care Improvements 2Health News:ZoomCare Applies to be on Oregon Exchange 2
(Date:4/2/2015)... -- According to preliminary estimates Fingerprint Cards, ... than 125 MSEK. This exceeds the guidance provided by ... for Q1 2015 would be in line with the ... The operating result for the first quarter is estimated ... will as previously communicated be published on May 21. ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... YORK , March 31, 2015   Guidepoint ... the launch of the Post-Surgical Pain Management TRACKER, part ... products tracking usage trends in the medical device and ... access to data including treatment volumes, market share, and ... the pain associated with joint surgery. The ...
(Date:3/24/2015)... , March 24, 2015   NexID Biometrics ... critical security-authentication needs, today announced the beginning of shipments ... solution. The company, based in ... the three-day Connect:ID Expo, which began here today at ... said version 2.0 of its SDK boosts the accuracy ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Fingerprint Cards Revises Revenues for Q1 2015 2Guidepoint Launches Post-Surgical Pain Management TRACKER 2Guidepoint Launches Post-Surgical Pain Management TRACKER 3NexID Begins Shipments Of Version 2.0 Fake-Finger-Detection Solution 2
Other Contents