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Here are the top read news for #breastcancer:   False Alarm Mammograms May Still Signal Higher Breast Cancer Risk: Women who have an abnormal mammogram should stay vigilant for cancer for for the next decade, even when follow-up tests fail to detect cancer, a study released Wednesday finds. Read more   ASCO and ACS Issue Guideline…

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Here are the top read news for #cancer:   Jimmy Carter’s remission shows power of new cancer drugs: Carter, 91, announced his cancer was in remission at the Sunday school class he regularly teaches at a church in Plains, Ga. According to the Carter Center, his most recent brain scan “did not reveal any signs of…

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  Here are the  op read news for #cancer: The Hottest New Cancer Drugs Depend on Gut Microbes: Few recent developments have created more excitement in the world of cancer research than the rise of immunotherapy. After decades of frustration, scientists have finally found effective ways of turning the immune system against tumors, with spectacular…

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Here are the top read news for #Cancer:   The Connection Between Cancer Treatment and Cardiac Problems: When she was just a year old, Brenda Yano was diagnosed with acute leukemia. She was one of the lucky ones, cured by aggressive chemotherapy. Years later, Yano was told the cure had come with a cost: She…

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Here are the top read news for #cancer:   Elephants rarely get cancer, now scientists think they know why: u’ve heard that elephants never forget, but did you know they almost never get cancer either? It turns out just 4.8% of known elephant deaths are related to cancer. For humans, cancer-related deaths are much higher —…

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  Here are the top read news for #infusiontherapy:   Drug that prevents chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting wins FDA approval: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) say that Varubi, a “human substance P/neurokinin-1 (NK-1) receptor antagonist,” was evaluated in three phase 3 clinical trials involving 2,800 adults. Read more   FDA Provides List of Compatible…

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  New Kind of Cancer Study Finds New Targets for Tailored Treatments: A new kind of cancer study supports the idea that traditional treatment can be turned on its head, with patients given targeted therapy based not on where their tumors started but on their own genetic mutations. Read more   Can light drinking lead to…