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What are bone lesions? Types and treatment

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 9, 2017 - 17:00
Bone lesions are lumps or masses of abnormal tissue produced when cells within the bone start to divide uncontrollably. They may result in bone tumors.

Huntington's disease: Could a cancer drug hold the key?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 8, 2017 - 17:00
A drug that is used to treat advanced skin lymphomas may also be effective in treating Huntington's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.

Could our body clock help to prevent cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 8, 2017 - 08:00
Researchers reveal how a newly discovered role for our biological clock, or circadian rhythm, may help to prevent or treat cancer.

Are there side effects to masturbation?

Medical News Today: Prostate News - December 7, 2017 - 17:00
Masturbation is a normal and healthy sexual activity with few side effects. Learn about the benefits and potential side effects in this article.

How cancer could be treated with an old alcoholism drug

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - December 7, 2017 - 08:00
New research exposes the mechanism by which the anti-alcohol addiction drug disulfiram, also known as Antabuse, could be used to treat cancer.

Metformin may prevent multidrug-resistant breast cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 7, 2017 - 08:00
Type 2 diabetes drug metformin has been found to inhibit and reverse the development of multidrug resistance in vitro in breast cancer cells.

How cancer could be treated with an old alcoholism drug

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 7, 2017 - 08:00
New research exposes the mechanism by which the anti-alcohol addiction drug disulfiram, also known as Antabuse, could be used to treat cancer.

How cancer could be treated with an old alcoholism drug

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 7, 2017 - 08:00
New research exposes the mechanism by which the anti-alcohol addiction drug disulfiram, also known as Antabuse, could be used to treat cancer.

Aspirin may strengthen anti-cancer drugs

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - December 6, 2017 - 08:00
Aspirin in conjunction with Sorafenib — an anti-cancer drug —increases its ability to destroy malignant cells in some difficult-to-treat cancers.

Aspirin may strengthen anti-cancer drugs

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 6, 2017 - 08:00
Aspirin in conjunction with Sorafenib — an anti-cancer drug —increases its ability to destroy malignant cells in some difficult-to-treat cancers.

Could targeting this gene stop melanoma from spreading?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 5, 2017 - 08:00
New research identifies a gene that helps melanoma to spread in both an animal model and human cells. Blocking its activity may stop metastasis.

Endometrial cancer: Drug-loaded nanoparticles destroy tumor cells

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 5, 2017 - 08:00
Researchers reveal how nanoparticles filled with two anti-cancer drugs targeted and killed tumor cells in mice with aggressive endometrial cancer.

Bleeding from the ear: Causes and treatments

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 4, 2017 - 14:00
Bleeding from the ear can be very alarming for a person. Many things can cause someone to bleed from the ear, including some emergency situations.

What is acral lentiginous melanoma?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 2, 2017 - 14:00
We look at acral lentiginous melanoma, a type of skin cancer that affects the hands and feet. Learn about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.

Mouth bacteria linked to esophageal cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 1, 2017 - 15:00
New research reveals that some types of mouth bacteria are linked to higher risk of developing esophageal cancer and some are linked to lower risk.

Killing cancer softly: New approach halts tumor growth

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - December 1, 2017 - 08:00
Cancer therapy can sometimes, paradoxically, help the cancer to spread. New research shows why that is, and what can be done to stop it.

Killing cancer softly: New approach halts tumor growth

Medical News Today: Oncology News - December 1, 2017 - 08:00
Cancer therapy can sometimes, paradoxically, help the cancer to spread. New research shows why that is, and what can be done to stop it.

Cancer stem cells destroyed by drug-filled nanoparticles

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 29, 2017 - 15:00
Scientists show how drug-laden nanoparticles can find and destroy cancer stem cells that hide in tissue for years before causing the cancer to return.

'Alarming' rise in cancer rates driven by diabetes, obesity

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 29, 2017 - 08:00
Diabetes and obesity are on the rise, and so is the number of cancer cases attributable to these metabolic conditions, researchers warn.

Prostate cancer: How immune cells promote tumor growth

Medical News Today: Prostate News - November 28, 2017 - 08:00
New research analyzes prostate cancer cells and finds the reason why the body's own immune system may promote progression of the disease.