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Festive ways to give to the NCCF

FESTIVE WAYS TO GIVE TO THE NCCF

Steve participated in his company's “Trim a Tree for Charity” campaign during Christmas. He decorated one of 13 trees at Select Medical's...

New genetic link reveals some ovarian cancer passed down by fathers

NEW GENETIC LINK REVEALS SOME OVARIAN CANCER PASSED DOWN BY FATHERS

The researchers found that women whose paternal grandmothers had ovarian cancer were twice as likely to develop it themselves.

 
 
 
Advisory committee revises hepatitis A vaccine guidance

ADVISORY COMMITTEE REVISES HEPATITIS A VACCINE GUIDANCE

With a unanimous vote, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices is recommending that anyone over the age of 12 months, who...

Bio Roundup: Meldonium Slip, Kratom Crackdown, Zinc Fingers & More

BIO ROUNDUP: MELDONIUM SLIP, KRATOM CRACKDOWN, ZINC FINGERS & MORE

The 2018 Winter Olympics will end soon, and we did not skate through these games without a performance-enhancing drug allegation rearing...

 
 
 
A New Cancer Study Makes a Stronger Case Against Regular Soda Consumption

A NEW CANCER STUDY MAKES A STRONGER CASE AGAINST REGULAR SODA CONSUMPTION

A new study is providing further evidence about the potentially life-threatening danger of drinking soda on a daily basis. Researchers...

E-cigarette users at risk of brain and heart damage

E-CIGARETTE USERS AT RISK OF BRAIN AND HEART DAMAGE

E-cigarettes vapor contains metals - including lead - from the heating coils that vaporize e-liquid, putting users at risk of cancer...

 
 
 
FluMist May Be Coming Back. Will it Work Better?

FLUMIST MAY BE COMING BACK. WILL IT WORK BETTER?

FluMist, the inhaled flu vaccine, may be on its way back to doctors' offices in the U.S. A CDC vaccine committee voted Wednesday to...

 
 
 
Anti-Cancer Activity can Boost Up With Chemically Altered Drugs

ANTI-CANCER ACTIVITY CAN BOOST UP WITH CHEMICALLY ALTERED DRUGS

Chemically altered drugs can have more potent in anti-cancer activity and can modify immune molecules to improve their disease-fighting...

 
 
 
3D tracking of cancers is paving the way for treatments

3D TRACKING OF CANCERS IS PAVING THE WAY FOR TREATMENTS

Researchers from The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg in Germany found that producing high-resolution maps could avoid...

New Cancer Drug Effective in Both Adults and Children

NEW CANCER DRUG EFFECTIVE IN BOTH ADULTS AND CHILDREN

Adults and children suffering from a variety of advanced cancers can be treated effectively with larotrectinib, where the cancer treatment...

 
 
 
California Condor Exams and Vaccination

CALIFORNIA CONDOR EXAMS AND VACCINATION

Weighing close to 20 pounds with a wing-span greater than nine feet, California condors are large and powerful birds. It took a team...

How Can My Dog Tell When I'm Sick?

HOW CAN MY DOG TELL WHEN I'M SICK?

Whether you just have a small cold, you're down for the count with the flu, or you've been diagnosed with a serious illness, your dog...

 
 
 
It's OK to use nasal spray flu vaccine again, US panel says

IT'S OK TO USE NASAL SPRAY FLU VACCINE AGAIN, US PANEL SAYS

Two years ago, the advisory group pulled its recommendation for FluMist vaccine after research found it wasn't working against swine...

Green light for nasal flu spray next year after 2-year ban

GREEN LIGHT FOR NASAL FLU SPRAY NEXT YEAR AFTER 2-YEAR BAN

A CDC advisory panel voted that the the nasal spray flu vaccine will be recommended for children and adults next season, suggesting...

 
 
 
The ongoing debates over glyphosate

THE ONGOING DEBATES OVER GLYPHOSATE

What do we know about the carcinogenicity of glyphosate ? The International Agency on Research on Cancer said it was “ probably carcinogenic...

US panel recommends new adult vaccine against hepatitis B

US PANEL RECOMMENDS NEW ADULT VACCINE AGAINST HEPATITIS B

Cases of the disease have been rising, a trend linked to the heroin and opioid epidemic.

 
 
 
Billy Graham, 'America's Pastor' Dies at 99

BILLY GRAHAM, 'AMERICA'S PASTOR' DIES AT 99

Internationally known evangelist Billy Graham, a counselor to presidents had been treated for cancer, pneumonia and other ailments...

Women With Breast Cancer Courageously Walk Runway In AnaOno Lingerie

WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER COURAGEOUSLY WALK RUNWAY IN ANAONO LINGERIE

Forget Angels. During New York Fashion Week, in what was a truly empowering event, 30 fearless women with varying stages of breast...