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The drug is a weakened form of the cold sore virus, herpes simplex, that has been modified to kill tumors. A trial on one patient witnessed the cancer vanishing while others saw their tumors shrink.
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UNDATED (WKRC) - After successful tests in animals, scientists are beginning clinical trials of Vaxinia, a cancer-killing virus, on humans. If successful in humans, Vaxinia could be an experimental cancer treatment for patients in the future.
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Research shows that cancer patients who receive navigation have improved survival, access to advanced care like clinical trials, and services like genetic testing and palliative care. Navigation often results in increased screening and patients ...
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A small clinical drug trial treating 18 rectal cancer patients in the United States shows 100% eradication of the cancer disease. The patients took a drug called Dostarlimab for six months. After six months, they found that their cancer tumour ...
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For the very first time, a human patient has received a new cancer-killing virus, with the goal of discovering new ways to combat cancer tumors in people's bodies. It's an oncolytic virus, or CF33-hNIS (aka Vaxinia), a genetically altered virus that's ...
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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A child likely died from a rare infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba after swimming in an eastern Nebraska river, health officials said, making it the second such probable death in the Midwest this summer and raising the ...
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Can reducing salt really help reduce your risk of heart attack, stroke and other diseases? A new study shows cutting out about 1/4 of a teaspoon of salt each day could ward off certain diseases and death over time. Viv Williams has details in this ...
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With every beat of your heart, blood carries oxygen from your lungs throughout your body. This life-sustaining process happens automatically, whether you're awake or asleep. But for people with sickle cell disease, it often goes awry.
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ATLANTA (WSAV) — Georgia has nearly 48000 monkeypox vaccine doses and is reporting 1033 cases so far. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Georgia ranks in the top 5 for the highest number of monkeypox cases in the country just ...
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People who have had COVID-19 face are at an increased risk for neurological and psychiatric conditions, including psychosis, dementia, epilepsy, and "brain fog" up to two years after, compared to those who have had other respiratory diseases.
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By Margery A. Beck and Josh Funk | Associated Press. OMAHA, Neb. — A child likely died from a rare infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba after swimming in an eastern Nebraska river, health officials said, making it the second such probable death in ...
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