Alternative Cancer Treatment

Neem Demonstrates Promise in Prostate Cancer Treatment: Consider for One District One Factory - Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Fri, 2017-10-20 16:59

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Neem Demonstrates Promise in Prostate Cancer Treatment: Consider for One District One Factory
Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)
I am a scientist on a mission to research and bring to the general public evidence based alternative treatments of prostate cancer. Though conventional treatment they say is evidence based; there are thousands of researches to prove that most of these ...

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FDA Approves Another Gene Immunotherapy Treatment For Cancer - ABC2 News

Fri, 2017-10-20 15:07

ABC2 News

FDA Approves Another Gene Immunotherapy Treatment For Cancer
ABC2 News
The new therapy, called Yescarta, is geared toward adult patients with certain aggressive types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. In August, the FDA cleared the first gene therapy for leukemia to hit the market, clinically tested on mostly children and teens ...

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Updated: FDA Releases Flurry of New, Revised Drug-Specific Guidance Documents - Regulatory Focus

Fri, 2017-10-20 09:16

Updated: FDA Releases Flurry of New, Revised Drug-Specific Guidance Documents
Regulatory Focus
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday released new draft guidances for 32 drugs, including for those companies looking to develop generic versions of Mylan's EpiPen (epinephrine) alternative Adrenaclick, Novartis' cancer treatment ...

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Queensbury woman sees success in new FDA-approved cancer treatment - Albany Times Union

Thu, 2017-10-19 15:59

Albany Times Union

Queensbury woman sees success in new FDA-approved cancer treatment
Albany Times Union
The treatment is a form of immunotherapy, an alternative to chemotherapy that has held promise for decades, according to J. Leonard Lichtenfeld, deputy chief medical officer for the American Cancer Society. While chemotherapy attacks cancer cells by ...

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Glam gran claims the secret to her youthful looks is rubbing URINE on her face every day - The Sun

Thu, 2017-10-19 03:42

The Sun

Glam gran claims the secret to her youthful looks is rubbing URINE on her face every day
The Sun
The lack of regulation also means some alternative therapies could be harmful or cause unwanted side effects. And choosing alternative therapies, or shunning treatment all together, can prove fatal. Cancer patients who opt for alternative treatments ...

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Xstrahl receives FDA 510 (k) clearance for marketing its Photoelectric Therapy System - News-Medical.net

Wed, 2017-10-18 23:11

News-Medical.net

Xstrahl receives FDA 510 (k) clearance for marketing its Photoelectric Therapy System
News-Medical.net
Utilizing trusted and clinically proven low energy photons, in a dedicated treatment system the Photoelectric Therapy System provides a pain free, non-surgical alternative for the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer and superficial lesions ...

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How a Retired Scientist's Questionable 'Institute' Convinced the Internet That Cancer Was Cured - snopes.com

Wed, 2017-10-18 15:28

snopes.com

How a Retired Scientist's Questionable 'Institute' Convinced the Internet That Cancer Was Cured
snopes.com
Echoing the concerns of the Anticancer Fund, Dwight McKee, an oncologist with an interest in integrative and alternative treatments for cancer who began to work with Yamamoto on clinical trials of GcMAF around 2009, told us he was unnerved by some of ...

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Should Doctors Embrace or Reject Alternative Treatments? - Medscape

Wed, 2017-10-18 13:38

Medscape

Should Doctors Embrace or Reject Alternative Treatments?
Medscape
On the other hand, more and more consumers say that they find relief, and benefit from alternative and complementary medicine. More medical centers are adding nontraditional therapy options for patients in their cancer centers. What are we actually ...

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Brain Cancer Biomarker Enables Targeted Treatment - Technology Networks

Tue, 2017-10-17 03:37

Brain Cancer Biomarker Enables Targeted Treatment
Technology Networks
“For patients who receive the grim diagnosis of glioblastoma, this signals new hope for tailored treatment more likely to be effective against their cancer.” ... Sensitivity to BUB1B Inhibition Defines an Alternative Classification of Glioblastoma ...

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4 Strange Cancer Remedies That Have Really Worked - The Alternative Daily (blog)

Mon, 2017-10-16 23:43

The Alternative Daily (blog)

4 Strange Cancer Remedies That Have Really Worked
The Alternative Daily (blog)
Another study notes that “agents that bind to microtubules have been part of the pharmacopeia of anticancer therapy for decades and until the advent of targeted therapy, microtubules were the only alternative to DNA as a therapeutic target in cancer ...

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Seeking alternative treatment for cancer | SunStar - Sun.Star

Sun, 2017-10-15 11:42

Seeking alternative treatment for cancer | SunStar
Sun.Star
LAST Saturday morning's sunrise did not only turn the skies into a canvass of yellow, but also etched warm, serene smiles on the faces of a mother and daughter traveling from Daanbantayan to Cebu City. To a few of the passengers, the picture of an ...

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Integrative Oncology for Practicing Clinicians: SIO and ONCOLOGY Establish New Partnership - Cancer Network

Sun, 2017-10-15 03:33

Cancer Network

Integrative Oncology for Practicing Clinicians: SIO and ONCOLOGY Establish New Partnership
Cancer Network
A large national survey found that 60% of cancer patients use at least one type of CAM.[1] Patients' CAM use can be influenced by cultural beliefs, expectations, and family and social support.[2] Use of alternative medicine instead of conventional ...

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Kate Amin 'overwhelmed' by generosity of strangers to pay for cancer treatment - The Press, York

Sun, 2017-10-15 03:04

The Press, York

Kate Amin 'overwhelmed' by generosity of strangers to pay for cancer treatment
The Press, York
FRIENDS, family and kind-hearted strangers have rallied round to raise thousands of pounds to help fund alternative treatment for a young woman with cancer. Katherine Amin, who is known as Kate, was diagnosed with bowel cancer and secondary liver ...

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Little evidence new cancer drugs improve survival - Business Insider

Sat, 2017-10-14 13:24

Little evidence new cancer drugs improve survival
Business Insider
At the time of approval, just 24 of the 68 uses for these new medications, or 35 percent, had evidence showing the drugs were better at helping patients live longer compared to dummy pills or alternative treatments, researchers report in The BMJ. The ...

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Clinical Breast Cancer Trials Underway At Northwestern, Promising Drug To Treat Early Stages - CBS Chicago

Fri, 2017-10-13 16:53

CBS Chicago

Clinical Breast Cancer Trials Underway At Northwestern, Promising Drug To Treat Early Stages
CBS Chicago
“The great potential of it is if we find that this medication reverses or slows these changes, we may have an alternative in the future to our current treatment for noninvasive cancer with this surgery and sometimes radiation,” she said. DCIS affects ...

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Alternative cancer treatments: Options to consider - KXLY Spokane

Fri, 2017-10-13 14:43

KXLY Spokane

Alternative cancer treatments: Options to consider
KXLY Spokane
Many people with cancer are interested in trying anything that may help them, including complementary and alternative cancer treatments. If cancer makes you feel as if you have little control over your health, alternative cancer treatments may offer ...

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Experimental 'nano-chemo' particle to treat bladder cancer ... - Science Daily

Fri, 2017-10-13 09:43

Experimental 'nano-chemo' particle to treat bladder cancer ...
Science Daily
Working with mice and rats, researchers have developed a way to successfully deliver nano-sized, platinum-based chemotherapy drugs to treat a form of ...

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Emmerdale's Leah Bracknell credits alternative remedies such as shamanic healing with keeping her alive one year on ... - Daily Mail

Fri, 2017-10-13 08:30

Daily Mail

Emmerdale's Leah Bracknell credits alternative remedies such as shamanic healing with keeping her alive one year on ...
Daily Mail
A year after she announced the devastating news of her diagnosis with terminal lung cancer, Emmerdale's Leah Bracknell has credited alternative therapies with keeping her alive. In a blog post to mark 12 months since her diagnosis, the actress, 53, who ...

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Latest Research Report On Cancer Gene Therapy Market Predicts Favorable Growth And Forecast Till 2025 - Medgadget (blog)

Fri, 2017-10-13 00:01

Latest Research Report On Cancer Gene Therapy Market Predicts Favorable Growth And Forecast Till 2025
Medgadget (blog)
... researched aspects of gene therapy, and thanks to increasing interest and investments from both government and private organizations, is showing a swift rate of development towards actually becoming a feasible and strong treatment alternative for ...

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New study identifies genes that can help in lymphoma treatment - Duke Chronicle

Thu, 2017-10-12 22:29

Duke Chronicle

New study identifies genes that can help in lymphoma treatment
Duke Chronicle
Lymphoma patients who don't respond to chemotherapy may be able to seek alternative treatment more quickly, thanks to new research from Duke. Duke Cancer Institute researchers analyzed tumor samples from 1,001 patients with diffuse large B cell ...

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