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Newswise: Mastectomy Plus Reconstruction Has Highest Rate of Complication, Complication-Related Costs of Guideline-Concordant Therapies for Early Breast Cancer
Released: 27-Sep-2016 3:05 PM EDT
Mastectomy Plus Reconstruction Has Highest Rate of Complication, Complication-Related Costs of Guideline-Concordant Therapies for Early Breast Cancer
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

In a review of guideline-concordant treatment modalities for women with early stage breast cancer, mastectomy and reconstruction had the highest rate of complications and complication-related costs, regardless of age.

Newswise: Can Gender Play a Role in Determining Cancer Treatment Choices?
9-May-2016 12:00 PM EDT
Can Gender Play a Role in Determining Cancer Treatment Choices?
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

It is well known that men and women differ in terms of cancer susceptibility, survival and mortality, but exactly why this occurs at a molecular level has been poorly understood.

Newswise: MD Anderson Study Reveals New Insight Into Tumor Progression
Released: 17-Aug-2015 11:00 AM EDT
MD Anderson Study Reveals New Insight Into Tumor Progression
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Scientists know that activation of growth factor receptors like epidermal growth factor receptors (EGFR) promote tumor progression in many types of cancer.

Newswise: Poor Survival Among Colorectal Cancer Patients Tied to Biomarker CSN6
Released: 10-Aug-2015 12:00 PM EDT
Poor Survival Among Colorectal Cancer Patients Tied to Biomarker CSN6
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

A protein called CSN6 has been found to be correlated with poor survival among patients with colorectal cancer, according to a study at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Newswise: MD Anderson Study Predicts New Hepatitis C Drugs Will Place a Dramatic Financial Strain on the Health Care System
16-Mar-2015 6:00 PM EDT
MD Anderson Study Predicts New Hepatitis C Drugs Will Place a Dramatic Financial Strain on the Health Care System
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

The cost of treating people infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) with newly approved therapies will likely place a tremendous economic burden on the country’s health care system. The prediction comes from a cost-effectiveness analysis led by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

18-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST
MD Anderson Joins CATCH Global Foundation to Boost Child Health, Prevent Cancer in Later Years
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Cancer prevention experts at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have allied with the CATCH Global Foundation, whose comprehensive child health program reaches children and their families in more than 10,000 educational settings nationwide, to promote behavior that will lower children’s lifelong risk of developing cancer.

Newswise: The HPV Vaccine: What Have We Learned?
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Released: 12-Jan-2010 3:45 PM EST
The HPV Vaccine: What Have We Learned?
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Expert at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center provide insight to parents based on what we've learned about about the HPV vaccine in the past four years.

Released: 11-Nov-2009 4:15 PM EST
M. D. Anderson Offers Guidance on Choosing Tobacco Cessation Products
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Whether you smoke three cigarettes or three packs of cigarettes a day, kicking the habit is difficult. Various nicotine replacement products are on the market to make quitting easier. But which product is right for you? Experts from The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center are here to help.

Released: 15-Sep-2009 1:00 PM EDT
Adding Flaxseed to Everyday Recipes May Reduce Prostate Cancer Risks
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

M. D. Anderson suggests creative ways to incorporate flaxseed into the diet.

Released: 5-Aug-2009 1:20 PM EDT
Five Low-Cost Ways to Prevent Cancer
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

M. D. Anderson recommends healthy activities to reduce cancer risks.

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Released: 4-May-2009 11:00 AM EDT
Fashion Forward Sun Protection: M. D. Anderson Reveals How to be Stylish While Reducing Skin Cancer Risks
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center now offers insight into how some of today's hottest fashion trends can offer a tremendous amount of sun protection without leaving you feeling like a well-greased baking pan.

Newswise: Valentine’s Sweetest Treat: Scientists Share Dark Chocolate’s Cancer Prevention Powers
Released: 2-Feb-2009 4:35 PM EST
Valentine’s Sweetest Treat: Scientists Share Dark Chocolate’s Cancer Prevention Powers
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

"The great news this Valentine's Day is that in addition to being decadent and delicious, moderate amounts of dark chocolate may play a role in cancer prevention," said Sally Scroggs, M.S., R.D., L.D., health education manager at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center's Cancer Prevention Center.

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Released: 7-Jan-2009 11:50 AM EST
Six Things Women Should Know About the Pap Test
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center shares important information about the cervical cancer screening exam, the Pap test.


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