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Doctors Said Immunotherapy Would Not Cure Her Cancer. They Were Wrong. by GINA KOLATA


By Bhavesh Patil

Scientists are racing to understand why immunotherapy drugs have worked for a few cancer patients when the medicines should have had no effect. 7 more words

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Doctors Said Immunotherapy Would Not Cure Her Cancer. They Were Wrong.

Scientists are racing to understand why immunotherapy drugs have worked for a few cancer patients when the medicines should have had no effect.

Published: February 19, 2018 at 05:30AM… 70 more words

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Weathering another Storm

I don’t even know where to begin today. This past weekend has been a struggle. I have watched JJ’s daily points plummet. He was on antibiotics for a month and during that time he scored between 22 and 28 points daily. 312 more words

Autism

Sunday Snapshot 18/02

Spring is coming, look at the first snowdrops we have spotted on our recent mini-walk in the wooded area near us! I love seeing them and many daffodils in the area look like they might start blooming in the next 2 weeks or so too, yay! 206 more words

SAD: What's going on and How do I get out?

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is something I’ve struggled with most of my adult life, as did my dad. It just feels like a dark, cumbersome blanket that holds you back from a vibrant life – and yet, because it’s cold outside, you just want to wrap yourself inside it and disappear.  628 more words

Food And Diet

How To Debunk And Deconstruct Every Argument From Anti-Vaxxers?

Vaccines work by introducing a weakened form of the germ to your body, so that the immune system can learn to recognize it. Your body then builds its defenses so it’s prepared to fight off a real attack later in life. 38 more words

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