statnews.comHead of Biden Cancer Initiative draws on own diagnosis to speed researchGreg Simon has spent the past 15 years looking for ways to help cancer patients get the treatments they need, advocating for more streamlined clinical trials, and finding ways to hasten the bench-to-bedside process of basic science research.
health.10ztalk.comDelayed calorie disclosure rule takes effect for U.S. food sellers ⋆ health.10ztalk.com(Reuters) – Many restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores and movie theaters across the United States are required starting on Monday to clearly display food calorie counts as part of a push to trim expanding American waistlines and control healthcare costs. Almost 37 percent of U.S. adults are obese, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control …1
gizmodo.comScientists Find Another Possible Explanation for Why Hair Goes GrayScientists think they’ve stumbled upon a newly discovered mechanism that could explain why some people’s hair turns gray and others become afflicted with patches of unpigmented skin, a rare, stigmatized condition called vitiligo. Their research, published Thursday in PLOS Biology, suggests a gene that regulates the natural pigment melanin also keeps our immune system from turning on itself.
health.10ztalk.comSauk Rapids girl's lemonade stand helps kick cancer ⋆ health.10ztalk.comSAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) – It’s a sad truth, but so many people can say someone they know has been affected by cancer. A father. A sister. A friend. It can take a lot of light to break through the dark moments the disease carries. Luckily, the fight against cancer has a bright and enthusiastic …1
phys.orgNew blood test rapidly detects signs of pancreatic cancerPancreatic cancer is expected to become the second deadliest cancer in the United States by 2030. It is tough to cure because it is usually not discovered until it has reached an advanced stage. But a new diagnostic test developed by researchers at UC San Diego shows promise for detecting the disease earlier.
telegraph.co.ukTheresa May announces plans to use artificial intelligence to help diagnose cancer and save 20,000 lives a yearMore than 20,000 lives will be saved every year under plans to use artificial intelligence to diagnose cancer patients before their symptoms have even developed, Theresa May will announce.
truglamour-news.com8 Health and Lifestyle Benefits of Biking to Work - Beauty Insight and NewsBicycling is the primary mode of commuting in many European countries, but not so in the US, which could partially explain our nation’s health problems. Riding your bike to the office is a simple way of improving a host of health issues, and has other major benefits for your life and the larger world as well.1
health.10ztalk.comDiabetes Risk Elevated in Breast Ca Survivors Treated with Hormone Tx ⋆ health.10ztalk.comAction Points Note that this observational study suggests a relatively strong association between aromatase inhibitor use after breast cancer and incident diabetes. The authors do not argue to avoid AIs, but rather to monitor closely for the development of diabetes. Breast cancer survivors who were treated with either tamoxifen or an aromatase inhibitor …1