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    By: Elizabeth Lee From: voanews.com Technology is being developed in Austin, Texas, to make cancer detection faster and tumor removal more precise. A device called the MasSpec Pen can detect cancer with just one touch, researchers said. “Well, it’s a game changer because I was doing a case the other day with a surgeon, and we had to wait an additional ...
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    From: California Medical Association AB3087 (Kaira) PURPOSE AB 3087 would establish a government-run commission with nine political appointees to set the prices that health providers (doctors, hospitals, optometrists, etc.) can charge for services. Physicians are explicitly prohibited from participating on the commission, and the bill would base providers’ pricing off Medicare reimbursement rates. SUMMARY Assembly Bill 3087 (Kalra) is radical ...
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    Source: University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center From: sciencedaily.com A phase I, first-in-human study led by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center reveals for the first time, an investigational drug that is effective and safe for patients with cancers caused by an alteration in the receptor tyrosine kinase known as RET. The drug appears to be promising ...
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    I wanted to share with all of you that Let Life Happen has been name to the list of Healthline’s Best Breast Cancer Blogs of 2018 and I can’t begin to tell you how grateful and humbled I feel to receive this honor. It is so exciting for me that this inclusion is now for the 7th year in a ...
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    From: news-medical.net More support is needed to help breast cancer patients and survivors manage ‘chemobrain’ symptoms, such as memory loss, short attention span and mental confusion, according to a study led by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS). The study involving 131 female breast cancer patients in Singapore revealed that almost half had suffered from cognitive decline at some ...
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    From: Healthline.com Overview Tomosynthesis is an imaging or X-ray technique that can be used to screen for early signs of breast cancer in women with no symptoms. This type of imaging can also be used as a diagnostic tool for women that are having breast cancer symptoms. Tomosynthesis is an advanced type of mammography. A tomosynthesis takes multiple images of the breast. ...
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