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URGERY to remove tumours from the brains of Oxfordshire cancer sufferers is not a high priority for health chiefs. At the moment, if cancer spreads to the brain, patients are treated by neurosurgery, where the head is opened up and tumour removed. When cancer spreads to the brain it is called ‘cerebral metastases’ and it […]

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With a new study showing the PSA test reduces the prostate cancer death rate by 44 percent, ZERO The Project to End Prostate Cancer demands an apology for all at risk of the disease from the American Cancer Society, which has long discounted the importance of prostate cancer testing. “It’s time to ‘Man Up’ and […]

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Various factors affect a person’s brain cancer prognosis (the probable course and outcome of the disease) this emedtv page lists these factors (such as the cancer stage) and. Brain cancer: news & videos about brain cancer – cnn.com brain tumor is one of the dangerous diseases the tumor can be either malignant or benign type malignant tumor […]

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People with glioblastoma, an advancing anatomy of academician cancer, survive for alone fifteen months on boilerplate afterwards diagnosis. But now there may be achievement for those aggressive this baleful disease. Researchers at Duke University say they accept a fresh vaccine that can barrier the advance of this blight and extend lives. In analytic trials, the […]

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A study conducted by a collaborative team led by researchers from the University of Southern California (USC) may lead to better insight into the clinical outcome for some patients with a particularly aggressive type of brain cancer. The research may also provide a framework for development of targeted drug treatments. The research by The Cancer […]

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The hospital said the operation was performed last month on a man in his 60s from Hiroshima Prefecture who was suffering from advanced cancer in the right lung and other parts. It decided to perform the autotransplantation operation because it would not cause rejection or breathing problems from simply removing the lung. In the operation, […]

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Adverse events in childhood have been linked to an increase in the likelihood of developing lung cancer in later life. Researchers writing in the open access journal BMC Public Health describe how the link is partly explained by raised rates of cigarette smoking in victims of childhood trauma, but note that other factors may also be […]

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University of Missouri advisers accept they accept begin a alternation amid asthma and lung blight in a baby study. Previous analysis has apparent a alternation amid abiding adverse pulmonary ache (COPD) and lung cancer, but this is the aboriginal time such a articulation has been apparent for asthma and lung cancer, the advisers said. However, […]

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NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Novelos Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: NVLT – News), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of therapeutics to treat cancer and hepatitis, today announced that the primary endpoint of improvement in overall survival was not met in Novelos’ pivotal Phase 3 trial in advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) studying its lead product, NOV-002, […]

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  If you smoke, you know you’re putting yourself at increased risk of lung cancer. But if you boost the variety of fruits and vegetables that you eat, you may be able to lower those odds a bit. Scientists in Europe report in the American Association for Cancer Research’s journal that smokers who consumed the […]

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