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Eating More Vegetables Will Not Cure Prostate Cancer: Study

Green Leafy Vegetables (Photo Credits: Pixabay) New York, January 15: Patients with prostate cancer assigned to eat seven or more servings of vegetables and fruits daily saw no extra protection from the increased consumption of micronutrients, researchers have found. Previous studies suggest that foods with high carotenoids have antioxidant properties, which can protect men from… Read More »

Lynparza (olaparib) Approved in the US as a First-Line Maintenance Treatment of Germline BRCA-Mutated Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer

Print this page 30 December 2019 — AstraZeneca and Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., US (Merck: known as MSD outside the US and Canada) today announced that Lynparza® (olaparib) has been approved in the US for the maintenance treatment of adult patients with deleterious or suspected deleterious germline BRCA-mutated (gBRCAm) metastatic pancreatic adenocarcinoma whose… Read More »

Bowel cancer symptoms: This sign after you’ve been to the toilet could signal the disease

Bowel cancer is a general term for cancer that begins in the large bowel and depending on where the cancer starts, bowel cancer is sometimes called colon or rectal cancer. It is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK and is most prevalent in people over the age of 60.… Read More »