Head and Neck Cancer News

Having oral sex with multiple partners significantly increases risk of head and neck cancer in men, study finds - The Independent



The Independent
 
Having oral sex with multiple partners significantly increases risk of head and neck cancer in men, study finds 
The Independent
Men who have oral sex with multiple partners are at a much higher risk of developing head and neck cancer, according to a new study. Those who smoke and have oral sex with five or more partners are the most likely to develop the cancer triggered by ...
Men Who Smoke and Have Oral Sex With Multiple Partners Have a Higher Cancer Risk Newsweek
Giving 5 or more women oral sex increases risk of head and neck cancers, study finds Evening Standard
We Have Some Really, Really Bad News For You About Oral Sex IFLScience
HuffPost UK  -SBS  -EurekAlert (press release)  -The Asian Age 
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HIV-associated Head and Neck Cancers Have Unique Molecular Characteristics - Cancer Therapy Advisor



HIV-associated Head and Neck Cancers Have Unique Molecular Characteristics 
Cancer Therapy Advisor
HIV-associated squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (HNSCC) is biologically distinct from HNSCC in non-HIV-infected patients, according to a study published in Cancer.1 The biological qualities of HIV-positive-associated HNSCC may, ...

 


A Silent Epidemic of Cancer Is Spreading Among Men - NBCNews.com



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A Silent Epidemic of Cancer Is Spreading Among Men 
NBCNews.com
Within days, he had been diagnosed with a deadly form of cancer caused by a virus that he probably caught while in college, decades before. Mendelsohn, now 48, is the classic victim of head and neck cancer caused by HPV, the human papillomavirus.
Oral HPV affects more men than women in the US CBC.ca
HPV May Be Setting The Stage For A Millennial Cancer Epidemic UPROXX
11 million US men are infected with oral HPV New York Daily News
CIDRAP  -NBC2 News  -Daily Mail  -Annals of Internal Medicine 
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Beware! Tobacco leads to head, neck cancer - Khaleej Times



Khaleej Times
 
Beware! Tobacco leads to head, neck cancer 
Khaleej Times
Dr Anil K D'cruz: Head and neck cancer is primarily caused by tobacco and alcohol. In India, people chew tobacco; smoke tobacco in the form of beedi, so we see a large incidence of head and neck cancer as opposed to the West where it may be just five ...

 


Check Up 13: Head and neck cancers - WTHR



Check Up 13: Head and neck cancers 
WTHR
"Mine was found because I had a toothache and I went to see a dentist," Slinker said. It was removed by specialized ENT surgeon Tod Huntley. In Slinker's case, what was found was a spot that shouldn't have been there. It was painful, it bled and that ...

 


Dr. Zandberg on Biomarker Development in Head and Neck Cancer - OncLive



OncLive
 
Dr. Zandberg on Biomarker Development in Head and Neck Cancer 
OncLive
Dan Zandberg, MD, assistant professor of medicine, the University of Maryland School of Medicine, discusses biomarker development in patients with head and ...

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NICE flip-flops to back Bristol-Myers' Opdivo in head and neck ... - FiercePharma



FiercePharma
 
NICE flip-flops to back Bristol-Myers' Opdivo in head and neck ... 
FiercePharma
Back in April, England's cost watchdogs said they wouldn't cover Bristol-Myers Squibb's Opdivo in head and neck cancer due to ?uncertain? clinical evidence.
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New deal secures Opdivo an NHS spot for head and neck cancer ... - PharmaTimes



PharmaTimes
 
New deal secures Opdivo an NHS spot for head and neck cancer ... 
PharmaTimes
Bristol-Myers Squibb's Opdivo will be available on the NHS for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck after all, following a u-turn by the National ...
Hundreds of patients to have access to head and neck cancer drug ... NICE
Breakthrough for advanced head and neck cancer patients as ... The Institute of Cancer Research
Bristol-Myers' Opdivo now available to UK head and neck cancer ... Seeking Alpha
pharmaphorum  -The Pharma Letter (blog) 
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BioMarker Strategies Wins NCI Grant to Develop Head and Neck ... - GenomeWeb



BioMarker Strategies Wins NCI Grant to Develop Head and Neck ... 
GenomeWeb
The company is developing a companion diagnostic to identify head and neck cancer patients most likely to benefit from Erbitux.

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Drug Combination May Improve Impact of Immunotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer - UC San Diego Health



UC San Diego Health
 
Drug Combination May Improve Impact of Immunotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer 
UC San Diego Health
Checkpoint inhibitor-based immunotherapy has been shown to be very effective in recurrent and metastatic head and neck cancer but only in a minority of patients. University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers may have found a way to ...

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