New Drug Product: Imbruvica

Treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) or chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have received at least one prior therapy.

Vaccine Could Prevent Most Cervical Cancers

A vaccine meant to protect against nine types of human papillomavirus (HPV) could prevent 90% of all cervical cancers.

Obese CRC Patients, Second Cancer Risk

Colorectal cancer (CRC) patients who are overweight or obese when diagnosed appear to face a slightly higher risk for developing a second weight-related cancer.

ASTRO: New Choosing Wisely Guidelines

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released a second list of five radiation oncology-specific treatments that should be discussed before being prescribed.

Yogurt Test as Novel Colonoscopy Alternative ...

Synthetic biomarkers combined with yogurt may one day replace or augment colonoscopies and improve early diagnosis of colorectal cancer.

Do E-Cigarettes Help Cancer Patients Quit?

Smokers with cancer who used e-cigarettes along with traditional cigarettes were more dependent on nicotine than those who didn't use the devices, and were just as likely - or less likely - to have quit smoking than patients who didn't use e-cigarettes.

Amino Acids as Pancreatic Cancer Marker

An increase in certain amino acids may be an early sign of pancreatic cancer, occurring before the disease is diagnosed and symptoms appear, reports a new study.

Prostate Cancer Treatments

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ADT May Up Heart-Related Deaths in Prostate Cancer Patients

ADT May Up Heart-Related Deaths in Prostate Cancer Patients

Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) may increase heart-related mortality in men with prostate cancer who also have certain heart conditions.

Lannett Approved for Generic Femara

Lannett Company announced it has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Letrozole Tablets, the generic version of Novartis' Femara.

Could Google's Pill Detect Diseases Before They Become Chronic?

Google's research laboratory, known as Google X, is currently working to develop a pill to identify cancers, heart diseases, and other chronic and fatal conditions.

High Milk Intake May Not Do a Body Good

High Milk Intake May Not Do a Body Good

Men and women who drink three glasses of milk or more every day may have a higher mortality risk than those who drink less than one glass per day.

After Breast Cancer, Depression Risk Lingers

After Breast Cancer, Depression Risk Lingers

Women who survive breast cancer face a higher risk of depression that can linger and require antidepressants, according to a new study.

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