ASCO updates a number of superior breast most cancers pointers

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medwireNews: ASCO has launched updates to its pointers for systemic remedy and the administration of mind metastases in superior HER2-positive breast most cancers in addition to for using biomarkers to information systemic remedy in metastatic breast most cancers. All three guideline updates have been developed by multidisciplinary professional panels on […]

The Very Human Pleasure of Being Read To

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While many turn to audiobooks out of convenience, there is also a sense of comfort to be found in spending hours with a voice and a story. For me, audiobooks come with a generous helping of nostalgia; a harking back to bedtime stories and the warm fuzziness of being read […]

Doxycycline vs Azithromycin As First-line Treatment for Women With Chlamydia

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Doxycycline demonstrated greater efficacy compared with azithromycin among women with concurrent anorectal and urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infection, according to findings published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Between October 2018 and April 2020, researchers conducted a multicenter, open-label, randomized controlled superiority trial in France to compare the efficacy of doxycycline with […]

Adult survivors of childhood cancer often und

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Embargoed until 4 a.m. CT/5 a.m. ET Wednesday, June 8, 2022 DALLAS, June 8, 2022 — Adults who survive childhood cancer have a higher risk of cardiovascular disease than the general population, yet they are 80% more likely to be undertreated for several cardiovascular risk factors: hypertension (also called high blood pressure), diabetes and high […]

Creating a Road Map to Cure Pulmonary Fibrosis

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Bill Vick of Dallas, Texas was lost in a reflective silence as he drove back to his home after receiving life-altering news: his doctor had just told him that he had an incurable disease and little could be done. The diagnosis was Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF), also called pulmonary fibrosis […]

Helpful Hints

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DEAR HELOISE: My niece is graduating from high school and going on to college. She had excellent grades and worked hard to graduate in the top 5% of her class. We’re all very proud of her. I would like to get her a nice gift, but I’m out of ideas. […]