Monthly Archives: February 2015

The FDA’s recent approval of the first PARP inhibitor — more commonly labeled the DNA Molecular Police/EMS — coupled with current research, suggests this new class of targeted therapy has great potential to help not only patients with ovarian cancer … Continue reading

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Graphene offers an overwhelming array of amazing possible uses, from body armor to seeing through walls. To that list, you can perhaps add the ability to fight cancer, as shared in this story from Eureka Alert, a news service of … Continue reading

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Earlier today we posted discussion of a story appearing in The Wall Street Journal. The story included a chart, reprinted here, detailing the range of screening options—from mammogram to molecular breast imaging/MBI—for those with dense breast tissue. Read the full … Continue reading

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Millions of women in 21 states will get an ominous note with their mammogram results this year. Even if everything seems fine, they’ll be informed that they have dense breast tissue, which can raise their risk for cancer and hide … Continue reading

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“I am dying, literally, at my home in Hollywood, of metastatic breast cancer, the only kind of breast cancer that kills. For six years I’ve known I was going to die. I just didn’t know when.” Thus begins a column … Continue reading

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When the German physicist Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen’s announced his discovery of the x-ray in December of 1895, he was lauded on the front page of nearly every newspaper in the world. In the months and years that followed, physicians began … Continue reading

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A doctor’s ability to explain, listen and empathize has a profound impact on patient care, as discussed in a thoughtful column authored by Nirmal Joshi, chief medical officer for Pinnacle Health System, appearing in The New York Times. As one … Continue reading

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A new breast cancer risk prediction model combining histologic features of biopsied breast tissue from women with benign breast disease and individual patient demographic information, more accurately classified breast cancer risk than the current screening standard, as reported by the … Continue reading

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