Getting Started With Yoga

New to yoga? Roll out your mat with confidence by putting these 12 tips into practice. By Jessica Matthews, MS, [...]


Cooking with Seasonal Fruit

A new cookbook offers inspired desserts that highlight seasonal fruits. Seasonal, farm-to-table recipes abound today, as home cooks and restaurant [...]


Patients Who Undergo Weight-Loss Operations at Accredited Bariatric Surgical Centers Have Fewer Postoperative Complications

Patients who have weight-loss operations at non accredited bariatric surgical facilities in the United States are up to 1.4 times [...]

itsinthegenes copy

It’s in the Genes: Top 5 Things to Know about Genetic Testing

Advances in genetic testing are offering women more information than ever before about their genetic makeup and are providing opportunities [...]


Gilead’s New Hepatitis C Drug Approved by FDA, Priced at $74,760

Bloomberg news service reported that Gilead Sciences Inc.’s hepatitis C drug was approved by U.S. regulators for all forms of the [...]


Novel Antibody Improves Survival in Advanced Stomach Cancer

The novel agent, IMAB362, which stimulates the immune system to attack a certain protein expressed by many stomach cancer cells, [...]


Stent Placement Reduces Need for Stoma in Some Colorectal Cancers

The placement of a stent as initial emergency treatment for colon obstruction reduces the need for a stoma without adversely [...]


Have Questions about Cancer Nutrition? Read This

CancerConnect and the Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Present: Ask the Expert with Oncology Nutrition Specialists CancerConnect [...]


IMAB362 Leads to Longer Remission and Better Survival in Gastric Cancer

The results of a novel treatment for gastric cancer with the investigational antibody IMAB362 were released at the American Society [...]


A New Standard of Care of Treatment for Resectable Pancreatic Cancer?

According to experts at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2016 Annual Meeting the European Study Group for Pancreatic [...]


Ask the Doctor: Hypoglycemia

Q&A with Abimbola Farinde, PharmD, MS You haven’t eaten since breakfast, and now it’s past midday. You feel shaky and [...]

« More News Tips & Features