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Different Treatment for Head and Neck Cancers

A doctor of oncology and hematology, Dr. Devarajan Iyengar maintains a private practice in Bayonne, New Jersey, and serves as an attending physician at Bayonne Medical Center. 168 more words

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Coca-Cola neutralizes drug interaction with cancer medication: Study

  • Drug interactions happen when other drugs or foods interfere with how a given medication works. E.g., grapefruit juice vs. certain cancer medications.
  • In a study, the acidity of Coca-Cola was shown to neutralize the interaction between a class of medication commonly used to treat acid reflux and a cancer drug.1…
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Metastatic kidney cancer: To treat or not to treat

  • Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is a form of kidney cancer.1
  • When RCC spreads and becomes metastatic, guidelines recommend treatments but don’t mention active surveillance – careful monitoring without any treatment.1…
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Which Cancers Cause Weight Gain – People Are Wondering

Most cancer will cause lose weight symptom because the cancer eat up your energy. However, some cancer could cause weight gain in rare cases. Thus, people are wondering which cancers cause weight gain. 142 more words

Scientists find key to 'turbo-charging' immune system to kill all cancers

Imperial College scientists are developing a gene therapy designed to boost immune cells.

A protein which ramps up the immune system has been discovered by scientists at Imperial College London… 562 more words