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  • HouseFax adds “Radon Risk” data to Comprehensive Property... 18 Sep 2019 04:44 SF Gate HouseFax adds “Radon Risk” data to Comprehensive Property History Reports New data not typically found on property listings, helps home buyers and sellers identify potential health risks BOISE, Idaho (PRWEB) September 17, 2019 HouseFax is helping the real …
  • 5 Top Losers In Healthcare Sector (ONTX, LPTX, SLRX…) 18 Sep 2019 04:27 RTTNews The following are some of the healthcare stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline on Tuesday. 1. Onconova Therapeutics Inc. (ONTX) Onconova is a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel products to treat …
  • Behind the buzz: The truth about vaping 18 Sep 2019 02:45 Badger Herald “Last Wednesday, he was doing 25 to 30 pull ups a day. And on Friday, there’s talk of him being intubated,” the father of an unnamed former Wisconsin high school athlete said to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. His son had recently been hospitalized in …
  • Lung cancer: Under half of patients seen on time in major hospital 18 Sep 2019 01:51 Irish Times Less than half of patients urgently requiring lung cancer appointments at the largest hospital in the midwest are being seen on time. The University of Limerick Hospitals Group has blamed the delays on a rise in new patients attending its rapid access …
  • Radiotherapy treatment for prostate cancer could be cut from two months to just FIVE DAYS 18 Sep 2019 01:36 Mail on Sunday Prostate cancer is the growth of tumours in the prostate gland. Only men have a prostate, which is a walnut-sized gland between the rectum and the penis which creates a fluid to be mixed with sperm to create semen.  How many people does it kill?  More than …
  • Aspirin Improves Overall Survival for Patients With Head &... 18 Sep 2019 01:22 SF Gate In companion presentations at the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, doctors from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center report new evidence that low-dose aspirin and other anti-inflammatories may …
  • Radiotherapy treatment for prostate cancer could be cut from two months to just two weeks 18 Sep 2019 00:49 Charleston Daily Mail Gruelling radiotherapy for prostate cancer could be cut from two months to just TWO WEEKS by giving patients higher doses, doctors say Researchers gave five stronger blasts of radiation to patients over two weeks Found it caused no more side effects than …
  • eNose could spare lung cancer patients negative side effects of immunotherapy 18 Sep 2019 00:48 Charleston Daily Mail An electronic nose could spare thousands of lung cancer patients from enduring brutal side effects of immunotherapy, scientists say. A trial of the gadget found it could sniff out whether patients will have an adverse reaction to the pioneering drugs with …
  • Adding Radiation After Immunotherapy Improves Survival Time for Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer 18 Sep 2019 00:42 Newswise Newswise — The results of a phase II clinical trial by Yale Cancer Center (YCC) researchers show adding high-dose radiation after immunotherapy stops working increases survival time for patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The …
  • Yale Cancer Center Research Highlighted at ASTRO 2019 18 Sep 2019 00:41 Newswise Yale Cancer Center (YCC) scientists presented research at the 61st annual American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting in Chicago. The conference brought together clinicians and researchers from all oncology disciplines to exchange ideas …

 

 

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