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In a report, the President’s Cancer Panel says drugs aren’t delivering enough benefits for their costs; stops short of outlining concrete steps Updated March 13, 2018 7:56 a.m.

Does talking on a cellphone increase your risk of getting a brain tumor?Why is this still unknown, more than three decades after cellphones hit the market?

No cancer-risk test had been approved to be marketed directly to the public before, spawning debate among experts March 9, 2018 5:30 a.ET WASHINGTON—Federal health officials this week allowed a genetic testing firm to sell kits to consumers to test whether they carry gene mutations that put them at higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer.

com/articles/the-parent-has-a-cancer-geneshould-the-child-get-surgery-1520347436 These eight members of the Flowers family of Ellisville, Miss., have tested positive for mutation in the CDH1 gene over the past year.

Claims that the active ingredient in the widely used weed killer Roundup can cause cancer have been evaluated by international agencies, U.Sheppard, among those suing Monsanto, said she sprayed Roundup for years to control weeds on her Hawaii coffee farm.

However, that trial had been testing for more advanced stage four lung cancer patients.The approval AstraZeneca received on Friday related to stage three lung cancer patients, with the US Food & Drug Administration saying its approval was based on a randomised trial of 713 patients whose cancer had not progressed after completing chemotherapy and radiation.

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m.ET A growing body of evidence suggests that ovarian cancer begins in the fallopian tubes and not the ovaries, giving researchers hope for developing better strategies to prevent and detect the deadly cancer.

Tim Whitby/Getty Images for Advertising WeekFacebook's most senior European executive was diagnosed with blood cancer in November 2016.Nicola Mendelsohn's cancer is slow growing and those affected can live for 10 years after diagnosis.

Research found small increases in tumors and DNA damage in some rats; ‘No smoking gun’ Updated Feb.researchers spent nearly two decades to design and carry out a definitive study on the health effects of cellphone radiation.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Breast-cancer doctors are at odds over whether some patients should get less chemo—or none at all Updated Jan.29, 2018 6:02 p.

Judge is expected to rule whether 1986 state law, meant to warn of potential harms, applies to coffee Jan.ET LOS ANGELES—A California court case could turn every cup of coffee here into a jolt of reality on the risks of cancer.

When Amy Guerrin was battling breast cancer, she found the best way to release her emotions was to channel her inner Ringo Starr and play the air drums.Ms.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Lomustine among 319 drugs with expired patents but no copies; FDA trying to boost competition Dec.ET Since 2013, the price of a 40-year-old, off-patent cancer drug in the U.

Acquisition comes as Swiss drugmaker faces rising competition from generics Dec.ET Roche Holding AG has agreed to buy U.

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3 billion) lung cancer market, showing its Tecentriq immunotherapy slows the spread of advanced lung cancer when combined with older treatments.Roche Chief Executive Severin Schwan said the Swiss company has "the potential to get into the lead in first-line lung cancer.

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