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    A study of women receiving hormone therapies such as tamoxifen as part of their treatment for breast cancer has found that the number and seriousness of side-effects they experienced were influenced by their expectations. The study, which is published in the cancer journal Annals of Oncology1,...

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    Excess weight linked to eight more cancer types

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    There’s yet another reason to maintain a healthy weight as we age. An international team of researchers has identified eight additional types of cancer linked to excess weight and obesity: stomach, liver, gall bladder, pancreas, ovary, meningioma, thyroid cancer and the blood cancer multiple...

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    Genetically analysing lesions in the food pipe could provide an early and accurate test for oesophageal cancer, according to research led by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam and Arizona State University. The study, published in Nature Communications,...

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    Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections and has been identified as a primary cause of cervical cancer in women. Now, an international team of researchers led by the University of Missouri has completed studies on fruit flies with a condition that mimics...

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    Leukaemia blood testing has ‘massive potential’

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    Researchers at The University of Manchester have unlocked the potential of a new test which could revolutionise the way doctors diagnose and monitor a common childhood leukaemia. Dr Suzanne Johnson says that cancerous acute lymphoblastic leukaemia cells produce and release special structures that...

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Study reveals cholesterol link in aggressive cancers

University of Queensland research has revealed how fats – including cholesterol – could increase the progression of aggressive cancers. UQ Diamantina Institute study...

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Expecting the worst increases side-effects in breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant hormone therapy

A study of women receiving hormone therapies such as tamoxifen as part of their treatment for breast cancer has found that the number and seriousness of side-effects...

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Expecting the worst increases side-effects in breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant hormone therapy

A study of women receiving hormone therapies such as tamoxifen as part of their treatment for breast cancer has found that the number and seriousness of side-effects...

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Expecting the worst increases side-effects in breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant hormone therapy

A study of women receiving hormone therapies such as tamoxifen as part of their treatment for breast cancer has found that the number and seriousness of side-effects...

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Pulmonary complications in adult survivors of childhood cancer

A team of researchers from nine leading academic hospitals and research centers have published a paper in the early online edition of the journal Cancer that describes...

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Excess weight linked to eight more cancer types

There’s yet another reason to maintain a healthy weight as we age. An international team of researchers has identified eight additional types of cancer linked to...

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Expecting the worst increases side-effects in breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant hormone therapy

A study of women receiving hormone therapies such as tamoxifen as part of their treatment for breast cancer has found that the number and seriousness of side-effects...

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Excess weight linked to eight more cancer types

There’s yet another reason to maintain a healthy weight as we age. An international team of researchers has identified eight additional types of cancer linked to...

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Leukaemia blood testing has ‘massive potential’

Researchers at The University of Manchester have unlocked the potential of a new test which could revolutionise the way doctors diagnose and monitor a common childhood...

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Cholesterol concept_oncology news australia

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Study reveals cholesterol link in aggressive cancers

University of Queensland research has revealed how fats – including cholesterol – could increase the progression of aggressive cancers. UQ Diamantina Institute study...

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‘Born to be bad’ or ‘born to be benign’ – testing cells for oesophageal cancer risk

Genetically analysing lesions in the food pipe could provide an early and accurate test for oesophageal cancer, according to research led by Queen Mary University of...

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Overdiagnosis is a major driver of the thyroid cancer epidemic: up to 50–90% of thyroid cancers in women in high-income countries...

A new report by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in collaboration with the Aviano National Cancer Institute in Italy shows that the growing...

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