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Michael Douglas Says ‘It Never Crossed My Mind That I Could...

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Robotic surgery for throat cancer not superior to radiation therapy, study...

LONDON, ON - In 2012, scientists at Lawson Health Research Institute launched the world's first clinical trial comparing robotic surgery to radiation therapy...

The deep learning dive: how cells regulate division

Combining tissue imaging and artificial intelligence, Hollings Cancer Center researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina probed deeper into how cell division...

Race could be a determinant in physician-patient interactions and pain treatment...

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- A 62-year-old with stage IV lung cancer that has spread to his bones, causing unspeakable pain, is trying to convince...

Research sheds new light on how brain stem cells are activated

Our brains are notoriously bad at regenerating cells that have been lost through injury or disease. While therapies using neural stem cells (NSCs)...

For dying patients, early plans can improve quality of life

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Careful documentation of a hospice patient's end-of-life wishes - and prominently noting that information in health records early - could prevent...

Walking speed points to future clinical outcomes for older patients with...

Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the VA Boston Healthcare System have uncovered a new vital sign for gauging survival and likelihood of having...

Marcia Cross Learned Her Anal Cancer Likely Caused by Same HPV...

In 2009, Marcia Cross was helping her husband, Tom Mahoney, through the grueling treatment for his throat cancer. He went into remission, but nearly...

Walking speed predicts clinical outcomes in older adults with blood cancers

(WASHINGTON, June 5, 2019) -- How slow--or fast--older individuals with blood cancers are able to walk four meters (about 13 feet) holds critical information...

UTA researcher uses nanoparticles stimulated by microwaves to combat cancer

A physicist at The University of Texas at Arlington has proposed a new concept for treating cancer cells, further advancing the University's status as...