Tag Archives: cancer

Hormonal treatments for prostate cancer are often given late

Men with advanced prostate cancer are typically treated with drugs that cause testosterone levels to plummet. Testosterone is a hormone that fuels growing prostate tumors, so ideally this type of treatment, which is called androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), or hormonal therapy, will stall the disease in its tracks. For that to happen, ADT has to… Read More »

Merck’s Keytruda sets up Opdivo showdown with esophageal cancer victory

After archrival Opdivo from Bristol-Myers Squibb posted a pair of esophageal cancer wins last week, Merck & Co.’s Keytruda is determined not to be left behind. The New Jersey drugmaker Wednesday said a combination of its PD-1 blockbuster plus chemo had topped chemo at keeping cancer at bay and extending patients’ lives in a trial… Read More »

Bayer reaches over $10 billion settlement in Roundup cancer lawsuits

Roundup weed killing products are offered for sale at a home improvement store on May 14, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images Bayer will pay more than $ 10 billion to resolve thousands of lawsuits regarding claims that its herbicide Roundup causes cancer, the company announced Wednesday. Monsanto, which Bayer bought in 2018,… Read More »

Yoga Poses for Cancer Recovery

Yoga is a highly rated post-surgery cancer care technique. Every cancer survivor will choose to talk with their doctor about the best practices for their unique condition. As a trainer, your best shot lies in offering standard practices. In that case, have a credible tech company such as Gymcatch install a fitness instructor software to… Read More »