Fighting Cancer

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New Tool Helps Men Evaluate Watchful Waiting in Early Stage Prostate Cancer – CancerConnect News : CancerConnect News

A new pilot study evaluating an online decision-support tool called the Decision Counseling Program©, which was developed by Thomas Jefferson University researchers, shows that men who used the tool were more likely to choose active surveillance, and were less likely to feel conflicted about that decision than they were before ...

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Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Summarizes Major Advances in Treatment of Blood Cancers Presented at American Society of Hematology Meetings – CancerConnect News : CancerConnect News

  Clinical findings presented at the 57th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, in Orlando, December 5-8, made it increasingly clear that new discoveries in precision medicine and immunotherapy are leading to breakthrough therapies for a wide array of blood #cancer patients. As the world’s leading voluntary non-profit dedicated ...

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Blood Test May Predict Cancer Recurrences Earlier than Standard Methods – CancerConnect News : CancerConnect News

Following standard therapy for early breast #cancer, women undergo tests and scans to ensure that no detectable cancer remains. Thereafter, these patients continue to undergo periodic screening on a regular basis, with greater frequency during the period immediately following completion of treatment. These screenings are to detect a potential recurrence ...

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Seaweed extract shows promise in treating H. pylori-related diseases, gastric cancer

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A unique #seaweed #extract #shows #promise for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori-related #diseases and #gastric #cancer, according to new research undertaken at the University of Western Australia. Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a bacteria that infects more than half of the human population worldwide. Infection of this bacteria is a ...

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