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Indiana University Simon Cancer Center yoga program eases stress associated with diagnosis, treatment

Indiana University Simon Cancer Center yoga program eases stress associated with diagnosis, treatment
May 2, 2016

Yoga therapy is an integrative medicine technique that supplements the traditional treatment regimens patients with cancer undergo.

A patient’s quality of life may be enhanced with yoga therapy through the promotion of healing and recovery measures designed to decrease the stress, anxiety and physical discomfort that often accompany cancer treatment.

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VIDEO: New approaches demonstrate potential to exploit immune system to treat cancer

April 30, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Kunle Odunsi, MD, PhD, FRCOG, FACOG, deputy director of Roswell Park Cancer Institute and executive director of the institute’s Center for…
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Maternal birthplace may affect offspring cancer risk

April 29, 2016
The children of Hispanic mothers born outside the United States appeared to have reduced risk for several cancers, including glioma, astrocytoma, neuroblastoma and…
In the Journals

Monthly cost of oral cancer drugs rises steadily over time

April 28, 2016
The cost of oral cancer drugs in their first year on the market has increased significantly since the year 2000, according to a research letter published in JAMA
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The Patient with Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer

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Castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) is a heterogeneous condition that encompasses a continuum of disease…
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VIDEO: Evidence emerging for both immune, targeted strategies to treat kidney, bladders cancers

February 18, 2016
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The Patient with Myelofibrosis

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Myelofibrosis is caused by abnormal stem cells in the bone marrow that cause the uncontrolled production of mature…
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Indiana University Simon Cancer Center yoga program eases stress associated with diagnosis, treatment

May 2, 2016
Yoga therapy is an integrative medicine technique that supplements the traditional treatment regimens patients with cancer undergo.A patient’s…
Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: New approaches demonstrate potential to exploit immune system to treat cancer

April 30, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Kunle Odunsi, MD, PhD, FRCOG, FACOG, deputy director of Roswell Park Cancer Institute and executive director of the…
In the Journals

Maternal birthplace may affect offspring cancer risk

April 29, 2016
The children of Hispanic mothers born outside the United States appeared to have reduced risk for several cancers, including glioma, astrocytoma…
In the Journals

Monthly cost of oral cancer drugs rises steadily over time

April 28, 2016
The cost of oral cancer drugs in their first year on the market has increased significantly since the year 2000, according to a research letter…
In the Journals

Cancer diagnosis increases risk for mental disorders, psychiatric medication use

April 28, 2016
Patients diagnosed with cancer faced an increased risk for common mental disorders — such as depression, anxiety and stress reaction/adjustment…
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FDA approves Cabometyx to treat advanced renal cell carcinoma

April 25, 2016
The FDA approved cabozantinib to treat patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma who have received prior antiangiogenic therapy.Cabozantinib…
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Childhood cancer survivors report feeling older than actual age

April 25, 2016
The overall health-related quality of life of young adult survivors of childhood cancer resembled that of middle-aged adults, according to a brief…
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FDA grants breakthrough designation to Opdivo for SCCHN

April 25, 2016
The FDA granted breakthrough therapy designation to nivolumab for the treatment of patients with recurrent or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of…

Physician–author passionate about listening to patients’ stories, telling his own

April 22, 2016
C. Dale Young, MD, practices radiation oncology at Sequoia Hospital in Redwood City, California, and at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in San…
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Biden: Realignment of research incentives key to cancer moonshot initiative

April 20, 2016
A redesign of the cancer research enterprise is necessary to accelerate advances and achieve 10 years’ worth of progress in 5 years, Vice…
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