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Post linking artificial sweeteners to cancer leaves a sour taste - Australian Associated Press

Post linking artificial sweeteners to cancer leaves a sour taste – Australian Associated Press

A Facebook user is warning against artificial sweeteners, saying they can increase the risk of cancer and other serious health problems. However, cancer experts say otherwise. They advise people to eat a healthy diet and avoid highly processed foods and drinks, but studies show that artificial sweeteners can be safely consumed within daily limits. A …

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New ASCO guideline recommends integrative interventions to manage cancer pain

New ASCO guideline recommends integrative interventions to manage cancer pain

Pain is a clinical challenge for many cancer patients and physicians, and according to Heather Greenlee, ND, PhD., there is growing evidence that integrative therapies can be helpful in pain management. A new joint practice guideline from the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) used 227 relevant studies …

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New guidelines for breast cancer screening and diagnosis help people understand their personal risk

A non-invasive biomarker could help with earlier diagnosis of breast cancer metastases

One woman is diagnosed with breast cancer every fourteen seconds somewhere around the world -; based on data showing that approximately 2.3 million women were newly diagnosed with breast cancer worldwide in 2020. It is the most common cancer in women in Singapore and is likely to affect one in thirteen women in their lifetime. …

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New guidelines for breast cancer screening and diagnosis help people understand their personal risk

New guidelines for breast cancer screening and diagnosis help people understand their personal risk

National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) published new NCCN guidelines for patients®: Breast cancer screening and diagnosis to help people understand their personal risk of breast cancer, when they should start screening and how often, so that cancer can be detected earlier, have more treatment options and better outcomes. With this information, they are able to …

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A new biomimetic formulation developed to combat glioblastoma multiforme

A new biomimetic formulation developed to combat glioblastoma multiforme

Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is an aggressive brain cancer with a poor prognosis and limited treatment options. Therefore, novel and effective approaches to the treatment of GBM are urgently needed. Based on the observation of elevated lactate in resected GBM, researchers from the Institute of Process Engineering (IPE) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Shenzhen …

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Nano Pom-Poms: A New Method to Detect Cancer Biomarkers

Nano Pom-Poms: A New Method to Detect Cancer Biomarkers

Nanosized extracellular vesicles (EVs) exosomes serve as reliable sources of biomarkers. However, identifying cancer biomarkers through exosome multiomic molecular information mapping is challenging due to the heterogeneous populations of exosomes derived from different cell types. Study: Nanopom-pom-prepared exosomes enable highly specific detection of cancer biomarkers. Image credit: Meletios Verras/Shutterstock.com In an article published in a …

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The study found that a toxic chemical used in hair products for black women promotes breast cancer

The study found that a toxic chemical used in hair products for black women promotes breast cancer

A new study has found that cosmetic products containing parabens adversely affect cancer cells in black women. Parabens are a group of chemicals that prevent the growth of mold and bacteria in cosmetic products. The study will be presented at the annual meeting of the Endocrine Society in Atlanta on Saturday. loading Something is loading. …

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Liquid biopsy can save colon cancer patients from chemotherapy

Liquid biopsy can save colon cancer patients from chemotherapy

CHICAGO – Early colon cancer patients who have been found circulating tumor DNA in their blood may need more aggressive treatment, but people who have a negative liquid biopsy seem safe to avoid chemotherapy – without an increased risk of recurrence, the researchers suggested. . About 28% of patients diagnosed with stage II colon cancer …

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