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 […]

Karmanos Cancer Institute and the Detroit Tigers honor survivors and promote breast health at 10th Annual Pink Out the Park game

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Throughout the game and in the Comerica Park concourse, fans will have the opportunity to engage with several activities, including a ceremonial first pitch, in-game awareness promotions, and an on-field recognition ceremony honoring members of the Karmanos Breast Cancer Multidisciplinary Team. Tigers fans will have the opportunity to honor a […]

Incident Diabetes Risk Increased in COVID-19 Survivors

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Survivors of COVID-19 were found to have an increased risk and burden of incident diabetes and antihyperglycemic use after the first 30 days of SARS-CoV-2 infection, according to the results of a study published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. Investigators evaluated the postacute risk and burden of diabetes in […]

Mental health risk increases for COVID-19 survivors

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Share on PinterestMental health risk increases even after mild COVID-19. Jonathan Knowles/Getty Images A study tracking COVID-19 survivors found them more likely to develop mental health issues than other people over the year following diagnosis. The researchers saw an increased risk even for those whose COVID-19 was mild enough that […]