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End-of-life symptoms of metastatic breast cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - November 28, 2018 - 13:00
The end-of-life symptoms associated with metastatic breast cancer depend on where a person’s cancer has spread to, and they can include both physical and mental issues. Treatment focuses on improving quality of life and caring for the individual’s physical, emotional, and spiritual needs. Learn more here.

End-of-life symptoms of metastatic breast cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 28, 2018 - 13:00
The end-of-life symptoms associated with metastatic breast cancer depend on where a person’s cancer has spread to, and they can include both physical and mental issues. Treatment focuses on improving quality of life and caring for the individual’s physical, emotional, and spiritual needs. Learn more here.

Breast cancer: Tumor growth fueled by bone marrow cells

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - November 27, 2018 - 08:00
New research uncovers a mechanism of tumor growth that may explain why some breast cancer tumors are more aggressive than others.

'DNA origami' tackles multidrug-resistant cancer cells

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 26, 2018 - 17:00
Scientists have developed a 'DNA nanoplatform' that carries anticancer drugs to targeted cancer cells and also prevents the cells from expelling the drug.

What you need to know about breast cancer

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - November 26, 2018 - 16:00
Breast cancer survival rates are rising as screening and treatment improve. But breast cancer is still the most invasive cancer in women. Find out who might have a greater risk, what symptoms to look out for, and the treatment options a person might face. Plus, learn about the types of breast cancer and the stages.

What you need to know about breast cancer

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 26, 2018 - 16:00
Breast cancer survival rates are rising as screening and treatment improve. But breast cancer is still the most invasive cancer in women. Find out who might have a greater risk, what symptoms to look out for, and the treatment options a person might face. Plus, learn about the types of breast cancer and the stages.

Ovarian cancer statistics

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 26, 2018 - 15:00
Knowing the statistics on ovarian cancer can help a person better understand the condition. However, it is important to remember that everyone has a different experience with cancer.

Do cancer treatments accelerate brain aging?

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - November 26, 2018 - 08:00
A new study finds connections between key markers of biological aging and signs of cognitive decline years after the completion of breast cancer treatment.

Do cancer treatments accelerate brain aging?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 26, 2018 - 08:00
A new study finds connections between key markers of biological aging and signs of cognitive decline years after the completion of breast cancer treatment.

What are the most common causes of pelvic pain in men?

Medical News Today: Prostate News - November 23, 2018 - 23:00
Pelvic pain in men can result from a range of issues, including a hernia, prostatitis, and appendicitis. This pain occurs somewhere between the navel and groin. Treatment depends on the cause and may involve antibiotics. Learn about the most common causes of pelvic pain in men here.

Rainforest vine compound kills resilient cancer cells

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 23, 2018 - 16:00
New research finds that a compound extracted from vines in the Congolese rainforest can kill cancer cells where other substances have failed.

Could a type of sugar halt cancer's march?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 23, 2018 - 15:00
A recent study concludes that supplementation with a type of sugar interrupts cancer cells’ metabolism. This simple intervention could help fight cancer.

New blood test can detect ovarian cancer in its early stages

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 23, 2018 - 11:00
Ovarian cancer is rarely detected in its early stages, which makes treatment less effective. A new blood test, however, may become a game-changer.

Stopping tumor cell movement halts cancer spread

Medical News Today: Breast Cancer News - November 22, 2018 - 17:00
Using tumor-like microenvironments, scientists stopped cancer cells from spreading, even after the cells had switched to a different way of moving.

Stopping tumor cell movement halts cancer spread

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 22, 2018 - 17:00
Using tumor-like microenvironments, scientists stopped cancer cells from spreading, even after the cells had switched to a different way of moving.

How much does hepatitis C treatment cost?

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 21, 2018 - 22:00
Hepatitis C is a viral infection with different treatment options. Medication, treatments, and care pricing depend on factors that include a person’s insurance policy and their overall health. There are various medications available. Learn more about the costs of hepatitis C treatment here.

Melanoma: Keeping these molecules apart could stop cancer spread

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 21, 2018 - 17:00
Recent research suggests that stopping the proteins LRP1 and tPA from interacting could form the basis of a treatment to halt metastasis in melanoma.

What are bone metastases in prostate cancer?

Medical News Today: Prostate News - November 20, 2018 - 18:00
When prostate cancer spreads to the bones, this is known as bone metastases. Although there is no cure for this advanced stage of prostate cancer, treatment can help relieve symptoms, improve quality of life, and extend life expectancy. Learn more here.

How aspirin and omega-3 may reduce cancer risk

Medical News Today: Colorectal Cancer News - November 20, 2018 - 16:00
A new clinical trial suggests that taking aspirin and an omega-3 fatty acid can decrease the number of precancerous growths in the colon.

How aspirin and omega-3 may reduce cancer risk

Medical News Today: Oncology News - November 20, 2018 - 16:00
A new clinical trial suggests that taking aspirin and an omega-3 fatty acid can decrease the number of precancerous growths in the colon.