Stroke Risk Up After Cancer Diagnosis

Cancer increases the risk of stroke independently of other stroke risk factors, such as hypertension and diabetes.

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Proton Pump Inhibitors, Gastric Pre-Cancerous Lesions

It has been suggested that long-term use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may promote the development of pre-cancerous lesions in the stomach and increase the occurrence of stomach cancer.

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.

Prostate Cancer Treatments

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New Breast CA Subtype Data Could Improve Risk Stratification

New Breast CA Subtype Data Could Improve Risk Stratification

Classifying breast cancers according to tumor subtypes could help improve treatment of the disease, according to a new statement from four major medical groups focused on the disease.

Small, Steady Decline in Cancer Rates in U.S. Over Past Decade

Small, Steady Decline in Cancer Rates in U.S. Over Past Decade

America is making slow but steady progress against cancer, with a continuing decline in cancer deaths, according to a new report.

ADT Can Have Lasting Impact on Physical Function

ADT Can Have Lasting Impact on Physical Function

For patients with prostate cancer, androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) could have a lasting impact on physical function.

Experimental Vaccine May Help Slow Ovarian Cancer

Experimental Vaccine May Help Slow Ovarian Cancer

An experimental vaccine and a drug already on the market each may help slow down advanced ovarian cancer, two new studies suggest.

Multiple, Inappropriate Meds Often Taken by Older Cancer Patients

Multiple, Inappropriate Meds Often Taken by Older Cancer Patients

A pharmacist-led comprehensive medication assessment shows that a high number of older oncology patients use multiple and/or inappropriate medications.

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