Cancer/Chemotherapy News

Poor Adherence to Guidelines for Preventing Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea, Vomiting - Cancer Network



Poor Adherence to Guidelines for Preventing Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea, Vomiting 
Cancer Network
Adherence to antiemetic regimens for patients undergoing emetogenic cancer chemotherapy is poor, according to an online survey of oncology nurses in the United States. That poor adherence has diverse causes and might be contributing to chemotherapy ...

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Southington salon again joins fight against breast cancer - Meriden Record-Journal



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Southington salon again joins fight against breast cancer 
Meriden Record-Journal
While pregnant with her second child in 2007, Willett was diagnosed with breast cancer. Chemotherapy treatments sent the disease into remission, but she was left with residual joint paint. She turned to what is known as ?integrative medicine? to ease ...

 


Julia Louis-Dreyfus Turned to Katy Perry to Give an Update on Her Breast Cancer Treatment - TIME



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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Turned to Katy Perry to Give an Update on Her Breast Cancer Treatment 
TIME
Now, Louis-Dreyfus is using her social platform to share her progress with her cancer treatement, but this time she called on a little help from her Veep co-stars Tony Hale (who plays Selina Meyer's long-suffering "bag boy" Gary,) Timothy Simons (the ...
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Roars Through Chemotherapy Refinery29
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Learned She Had Breast Cancer Day After Historic Emmys Win PEOPLE.com
TonyHale | toofab.com TooFab

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FG To Establish Chemotherapy Wards In Health Institutions - THISDAY Newspapers



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FG To Establish Chemotherapy Wards In Health Institutions 
THISDAY Newspapers
Concerned by the number of deaths being recorded from cancer-related diseases, the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, wednesday said the federal government has begun the process for the establishment of dedicated cancer chemotherapy wards in ...
Nigeria plans to halve cost of cancer drugs: official Xinhua
Cancer kills over 72000 Nigerians yearly ? Health Minister, Adewole Daily Post Nigeria
Cancer Management Centre Ready Soon In Ondo ? Akeredolu Leadership Newspapers
AllAfrica.com  -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)  -The Eagle Online 
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Horse supplement producer eyes human products - Record-Courier



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Horse supplement producer eyes human products 
Record-Courier
?When people have serious cancer treatments, chemo and radiation, it affects your ability to eat,? he said, explaining cachexia, a wasting disease, is common in patients in the final stages of cancer. Chemotherapy and radiation treatments also reduce ...

 


New research can help develop better chemotherapy treatments for ... - News-Medical.net



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New research can help develop better chemotherapy treatments for ... 
News-Medical.net
Tal Danino, a professor at the Data Science Institute, is conducting research that could help scientists combat the most lethal of cancers: pancreatic cancer.

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FDA to Review Lynparza Extension for Certain Advanced Breast Cancer Patients - Breast Cancer News



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FDA to Review Lynparza Extension for Certain Advanced Breast Cancer Patients 
Breast Cancer News
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will review AstraZeneca and Merck's application seeking the extension of Lynparza (olaparib) tablets for the treatment of HER-negative metastatic breast cancer patients whose tumors carry a germline mutation ...

 


Mind Matters: Are you chemotherapy deficient? - Florida Today



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Mind Matters: Are you chemotherapy deficient? 
Florida Today
We recently experienced the power of nature first hand. Hurricane Irma made its way into our beautiful state. In hours, everything we hold dear could have been gone but many of us were spared. Some are still dealing with its effects. I drive around and ...

 


Why your cancer needs a heart doctor - Asbury Park Press



Asbury Park Press
 
Why your cancer needs a heart doctor 
Asbury Park Press
Certain cancer chemotherapy drugs and radiation therapy are cardiotoxic and can result in long-term cardiac health issues. The cardio-oncologist assesses these patients for the potential risk of developing heart conditions. Greater than 50% of all ...

 


Glenmark gets USFDA nod for drug to prevent nausea after chemotherapy - Livemint



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Glenmark gets USFDA nod for drug to prevent nausea after chemotherapy 
Livemint
Photo: Bloomberg. New Delhi: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals on Monday said its US-based arm has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Aprepitant capsules, used for preventing nausea caused by cancer chemotherapy.

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