Fighting Triple Negative Female Breast Cancer by Blocking Androgen (Male) Receptors

Fighting Triple Negative Female Breast Cancer by Blocking Androgen (Male) Receptors

It may seem counter-intuitive,  a potentially powerful treatment for breast cancer based on blocking receptors for the male hormone androgen; but that’s what turns out to be the case. Researchers at the University of Colorado Cancer Center recently completed a Phase I clinical trial of Enzalutamide, which provided evidence of the safety and possible effectiveness of the approach.

Clinical Trial Tests Stelara for Psoriatic Arthritis Relief

Clinical Trial Tests Stelara for Psoriatic Arthritis Relief

What is Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis?

As the name indicates, psoriatic arthritis, there is a link to psoriasis. About 15% of people who have psoriasis, a disease that causes the immune system to attack the skin, will develop psoriatic arthritis...

Johns Hopkins University Study: Misdiagnosis the Most Harmful Medical Mistake

Johns Hopkins University Study: Misdiagnosis the Most Harmful Medical Mistake

Which of the following medical errors is the most costly and harmful?

    1. Surgical mistakes
    2. Medication errors
    3. Misdiagnosis
    4. Sanitation-infection

If you chose #3, then you have a pretty good handle on the medical malpractice situation in the United States...

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