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

Indiana University Health 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…
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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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Optimizing the Management of Metastatic Melanoma: Clinical Insights for Selecting First-line Therapy

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

April 30, 2016
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The Patient with Multiple Ecchymoses

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Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia is a rare, inherited bleeding disorder that results from a mutation in αIIbß3, an integrin…
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Indiana University Health 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…
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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 grants fast track designation to ADXS-HER2 for osteosarcoma

April 28, 2016
The FDA granted fast track designation to ADXS-HER2 for treatment of newly diagnosed, nonmetastatic, surgically resectable osteosarcoma, according to…
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Experts recommend genetic testing of all sarcomas

April 27, 2016
Molecular genetic testing should be mandatory during the diagnosis of sarcoma, even when patients have been diagnosed histologically by an expert…
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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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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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VIDEO: Liquid biopsies valuable but will not eliminate need to assess tumor tissue

April 17, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Filip Janku, MD, PhD, medical oncologist at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, spoke to HemOnc Today about the…
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