Tag archive for ‘lung cancer’
Air Pollution In Beijing
By insider On Sunday, November 10th, 2013

Lung cancer cases soar in Beijing

The number of lung cancer cases in the Chinese capital Beijing has soared over the last decade. According to figures published by the state-run Xinhua news agency, they have increased by more than 50%. Beijing More...

By insider On Monday, November 4th, 2013

‘Doctors didn’t think he’d be alive for our wedding’: Couple’s race to marry before groom died of brain cancer – and they made it with just a month to spare

Andy and Kelli Young were together for eight years but had just one precious month together as husband and wife before he passed away Andy, 49, had been suffering from throat cancer which had spread to his lungs More...

By insider On Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

How SHARKS could be the key to beating breast cancer: Scientists hope creatures’ antibodies will yield new wonder drug

  It is hoped the blood contains antibodies that home in on the HER-2 protein and stop cancerous cells from growing and spreading A synthetic version of these antibodies could then be used as a drug Scientists More...

By insider On Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Regular doc visits tied to fewer colon cancers, deaths

  Older Americans who visit their doctors regularly are less likely to develop or die from colon and rectal cancers, according to a new study. Researchers credit screening that catches precancerous growths More...

By insider On Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

5 Signs You’ll Get Cancer

  “You have cancer” are three words you never want to hear . . . Unfortunately, over 5,000 people in North America do hear those words — every single day. Even worse, cancer has become the second leading More...

By insider On Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

FDA-approved antidepressant may help treat deadly form of lung cancer

  Researchers have discovered a class of FDA-approved antidepressants that may prove effective in treating patients with small-cell lung cancer – one of the deadliest forms of the disease. Small-cell lung More...