Items Tagged ‘Lung Cancer’

June 5, 2014

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations   The Guardian (UK) Apple previews new mobile […]

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January 31, 2014

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations Modern Healthcare Symptoms, diagnosis and a prescription: How […]

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January 17, 2014

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

January 17, 2014 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations NY Times Ask Well: Is […]

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April 22, 2013

Cigarette Break

By Logan Lafferty loganlafferty

CLEARING THE AIR Secondhand smoke is more than a nuisance – it’s a serious health issue. Nonsmokers who are regularly exposed to cigarette smoke increase their heart disease risk by 25 to 30 percent and their lung cancer risk by 20 to 30 percent, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And it […]

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Tags: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Richard D. Hurt, heart disease, Lung Cancer, public-smoking ban, Secondhand Smoke, Vogue


April 16, 2013

Cancer treatment that PUNCHES HOLES in tumours could be latest weapon in war against disease…And New Ice Therapy is Freezing Out Cancers

By Logan Lafferty loganlafferty

A study investigating the effects of cryoablation – the freezing of tumours – in the lungs was also presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology’s Annual Scientific Meeting. ‘Cryoablation has potential as a treatment for cancer that has spread to the lungs from other parts of the body and could prolong the lives of patients […]

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Tags: cryoablation, Daily Mail (UK), Dr. David Woodrum, freezing tumors, Lung Cancer, Society of Interventional Radiology, treatment


July 15, 2012

Switch Lets Early Lung Cancer Grow Unchecked

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Cellular change thought to happen only in late-stage cancers to help tumors spread also occurs in early-stage lung cancer as a way to bypass growth controls, say researchers at Mayo Clinic in Florida. The finding, reported in the July 11 issue of Science Translational Medicine, represents a new understanding of the extent of transformation that […]

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Tags: cellular change, Dr. Derek Radisky, EMT, Lung Cancer, Science Daily, Science Translational Medicine


July 13, 2012

Mayo Study Finds Potential Method for Treating Early Stage Lung Cancer

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Cellular change thought to happen only in late- stage cancers, changes which  help tumors spread, also occurs in early-stage lung cancer, causing cells to bypass growth controls, researchers at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville have found…“Our study points to EMT as a key step in lung cancer progression during the earliest stages of cancer development,” said […]

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Tags: cellular change, Derek C. Radisky, Florida Times-Union, Lung Cancer


June 20, 2012

Diesel Engine Exhaust Labeled As Carcinogenic

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Before this June, diesel engine exhaust was listed as a ‘possible carcinogen.’ Now the World Health Organization has classified the fumes as cancer causing. As semis roll down the road, there’s a new threat level when it comes to their emissions…Health experts say diesel engine exhaust is now in the same carcinogenic category as asbestos, […]

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Tags: bladder cancer, carcinogen, diesel engine exhaust, Dr. Stephen Campbell, KEYC Mankato, Lung Cancer, World Health Organization


May 18, 2012

Donna Summer Lung Cancer: Disco Legend’s Condition, Explained

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Disco legend Donna Summer has passed away at age 63, from what news reports say was a battle with lung cancer…Lung cancer is the No. 1 cause of cancer death for both men and women in the United States, according to the Mayo Clinic. The National Cancer Institute reports that there have been 226,160 new […]

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Tags: Donna Summer, Huffington Post, Lung Cancer, National Cancer Institute


April 24, 2012

Scientists Identify ‘Critical’ Gene for Development and Spread of Lung Cancer

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Scientists from the Mayo Clinic have identified a single gene that appears to be a major driving force in the development and spread of the most common form of lung cancer.…“This family of [MMP] genes have been implicated for a long time in the process of metastasis – the ability of tumors to migrate out […]

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Tags: cancer research, Dr. Alan P. Fields, Lung Cancer


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