The various types of gum disease and periodontal conditions create insidious forms of damage, caused by the presence of unwanted but very persistent species of bacteria found in the mouth. Most people suffer inflammation of the gums to some degree, and this is due to the activities of bacteria such as Porphyromonas gingivalis. Show More Summary
A Yale Cancer Center team has evaluated the use of hypomethylating agents in patients suffering from Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) who were resistant to treatment with intensive chemotherapy.
The combination of two new drugs that harness the body's immune system is safe and effective, destroying most cancer cells in 64 percent of patients with recurrent Hodgkin lymphoma, according to the results of an early-phase study.
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(Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) An immunotherapy drug able to induce lasting remissions in classical Hodgkin lymphoma may be equally effective in patients with either of two rare, aggressive forms of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, results from a small case study from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute researchers.
(NYU Langone Medical Center / New York University School of Medicine) The combination of two new drugs that harness the body's immune system is safe and effective, destroying most cancer cells in 64 percent of patients with recurrent Hodgkin lymphoma, according to the results of an early-phase study.
(University of Edinburgh) Women treated with a common chemotherapy drug combination have more young eggs in their ovaries afterwards, research has found.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center announced promising results from an early trial in which patients with high-risk acute myeloid leukemia received genetically engineered immune cells. Of the 12 AML patients who received this experimental...Show More Summary
A new study finds that regular exercise can lead to a higher sperm count
(Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center announced promising results from an early trial in which patients with high-risk acute myeloid leukemia received genetically engineered immune cells. OfShow More Summary
(Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) A significant percentage of lymphoma patients undergoing transplants with their own blood stem cells carry acquired genetic mutations that increase their risks of developing second hematologic cancers and dying from other causes, according to a study from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
(Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) Early intervention with an immunotherapy-based drug combination may prevent progression of high-risk 'smoldering' multiple myeloma to the full-blown disease, according to researchers from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Pret a Manger lemon drizzle cake contains 18 teaspoons, says Action on Sugar, with a Starbucks carrot cake next worst on 15 Cakes and muffins on sale at popular UK coffee chains are loaded with sugar, according to an analysis by a health campaign group. Show More Summary
Certain personality traits - such as disinhibition (a lack of restraint) and impulsivity - increase the chances of developing alcohol use disorders (AUDs).
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Republican congressional leaders plan to move quickly in January to repeal the bulk of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without enacting a replacement plan to prevent the millions of people who have gained coverage through the ACA from becoming uninsured. Show More Summary
Dementia patients who get prescriptions from multiple health systems may face a higher risk of drug mix-ups or unsafe interactions than people with cognitive problems who get all their medications from one place, a study of U.S. veterans suggests.
If you're on Instagram, you've probably seen some of the innovative takes on traditional asana. These 10 creative practitioners tested their limits this year turning asana into an art form. The post As Seen on Instagram: 10 of 2016?s Most Extreme Yoga Poses appeared first on Yoga Journal.
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