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New therapies offer hope to cancer patients;Immunotherapy, targeted molecular treatments are cutting edge

New therapies offer hope to cancer patients. Immunotherapy, targeted molecular treatments are cutting edge. Sacramento Bee June 20th UC Davis cancer center is trying new approaches based on genetic mutations. 1,886 more words

Cancer

E2F4 biomarker can be predictive of progression of bladder cancer and positive signatures from patients benefit significantly in BCG therapy while negative signatures do not show significant differences

Norris Cotton Cancer Center Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center says that investigators harnessed genomic data to discover that the previously identified E2F4 signature in breast cancer can be utilized to predict prognosis and response to therapy in bladder cancer.  169 more words

Cancer

Invasive? Whaddya Mean Invasive?

All told, I was happy with the results of the latest cancer test. No tumors, no area needing special attention. As always, I worried beforehand. There have been a couple of dozen cystoscopies in three years; only two have ever come back clean, and even after that, the cancer, that nasty, unwanted guest, managed to return. 504 more words

Dogs absorb lawn chemicals

Dogs are ingesting, inhaling and otherwise being exposed to garden and lawn chemicals that have been associated with bladder cancer, according to a new study. 657 more words

Dogs

It's called "driven demented" because that's how your loved one's dementia makes you feel....

My Dad was diagnosed with vascular dementia in July 2014. He also has inoperable bladder cancer, so he went undiagnosed for a long time because older people with urology problems who dont drink enough display similar symptoms to dementia if they get dehydrated. 936 more words

Dementia

First Study on Bladder Cancers Presenting as UTIs

Persistent symptoms characteristic of urinary tract infection (UTI) that do not improve with time or treatment could indicate bladder cancer.

That’s the simple “take-home message” from a first of its kind study of UTI-like symptoms and bladder cancer, according to lead… 169 more words

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Cancer's Etiology

This article highlights some of the factors responsible for causing cancer in humans. It is important to know the cause of cancer if we want to protect ourselves and others from this killing agent. 312 more words

Cancer Treatment