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What are the side effects of chemotherapy?

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - October 29, 2018 - 13:00
Side effects of chemotherapy include illness and infection, bleeding easily, hair loss, and nausea or vomiting. Learn more about 10 of the most common side effects, and how to combat them here.

What are the side effects of chemotherapy?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 29, 2018 - 13:00
Side effects of chemotherapy include illness and infection, bleeding easily, hair loss, and nausea or vomiting. Learn more about 10 of the most common side effects, and how to combat them here.

What are the side effects of chemotherapy?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 29, 2018 - 13:00
Side effects of chemotherapy include illness and infection, bleeding easily, hair loss, and nausea or vomiting. Learn more about 10 of the most common side effects, and how to combat them here.

What are the symptoms of skin cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 29, 2018 - 13:00
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. People should check every month for signs of melanoma and other skin cancers. In this article, we take a close look at the types of skin cancer and the symptoms to look for. We also discuss risk factors and prevention.

What are the best remedies for neuropathy from chemo?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 26, 2018 - 18:00
Neuropathy from chemo can cause tingling and numbness in the hands and feet. It is a side effect of the chemotherapy drug that a person uses in their cancer treatment. Learn more about the best remedies for neuropathy from chemo, including natural and alternative remedies, such as vitamins, massage, and acupuncture.

Pancreatic cancer: New approach may prolong survival

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 26, 2018 - 15:00
Pancreatic cancer is often treatment-resistant, but new light shed in a mouse study has 'more than doubled survival' and may lead to new therapies.

Common drug may increase lung cancer risk

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - October 26, 2018 - 11:00
According to a recent study, a common drug used to treat blood pressure might increase the risk of lung cancer when it is taken over a long period of time.

Treatment for opioid-induced constipation

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 26, 2018 - 08:00
Many people use opioids to relieve pain, but they can lead to further problems, including constipation. Find out how to reduce the symptoms of constipation resulting from the use of opioids.

What causes opioid-induced constipation (OIC)?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 26, 2018 - 08:00
Opioids are important for controlling pain, but they can lead to opioid-induced constipation (OIC). Why does this happen and what other effects do opioids have on digestion?

What you should know about pancreatic cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 26, 2018 - 08:00
Pancreatic cancer accounts for 3 percent of all cancers in the United States. It can be difficult to manage because symptoms often do not appear until the later stages. However, treatment is available, and some lifestyle choices can reduce the risk of developing it. Find out more about this type of cancer.

What is opioid-induced constipation?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 26, 2018 - 08:00
Opioids are often crucial pain relievers, but they can have adverse effects, including constipation. Find out more about opioid-induced constipation here.

Prostate cancer: Scientists reveal new way to target stubborn cells

Medical News Today: Prostate News - October 25, 2018 - 11:00
Prostate cancer is common, so findings new ways to destroy it is very important. Now, researchers believe that they may have found a new drug target.

Prostate cancer: Scientists reveal new way to target stubborn cells

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 25, 2018 - 11:00
Prostate cancer is common, so findings new ways to destroy it is very important. Now, researchers believe that they may have found a new drug target.

Cancer ribbon colors: A guide

Medical News Today: Lung Cancer News - October 24, 2018 - 18:00
Ribbons come in a variety of colors to promote awareness and raise funds to support people fighting many types of cancer. Learn about the ribbons here.

Cancer ribbon colors: A guide

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 24, 2018 - 18:00
Ribbons come in a variety of colors to promote awareness and raise funds to support people fighting many types of cancer. Learn about the ribbons here.

Acute myeloid leukemia: New treatment overcomes chemo resistance

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 24, 2018 - 17:00
A treatment that alters gene expression overcame chemotherapy resistance and resulted in complete remission in a mouse model of acute myeloid leukemia.

Can Crohn's disease be fatal?

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - October 24, 2018 - 15:00
Crohn’s disease is a long-term condition that affects the gastrointestinal tract. People do not usually die from the disease, but it can increase the risk of severe or fatal complications. In this article, learn about life-threatening complications of Crohn’s disease, including their symptoms.

Does eating organic food protect against cancer?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 24, 2018 - 15:00
We tend to assume that eating organic food is good for our health. A recent, large-scale study looks more closely at whether it might reduce cancer risk.

What to know about cardiac tamponade

Medical News Today: Oncology News - October 23, 2018 - 16:00
Cardiac tamponade is a fluid buildup around the heart that constitutes a medical emergency. We discuss the causes, symptoms, and treatment of cardiac tamponade here.

Immunotherapy successful against deadly breast cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - October 23, 2018 - 08:00
A new trial confirms that a combination of immunotherapy and chemotherapy boosts survival rates for people with triple-negative breast cancer.