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Categories: Cancer

7/31/2017

Too soon to claim nanoparticles loaded with curcumin are a weapon against childhood cancer

7/25/2017

MD Anderson gives proton therapy careful treatment in study recap

6/20/2017

Study doesn’t back claims about radiation in elderly lung cancer patients

6/6/2017

Confusing screening and diagnosis, and over-stating the potential impact of a high-tech device for finding cervical cancer

3/23/2017

Benefits of early referral to palliative care were measurable, so why omit numbers from the release?

3/7/2017

Lung cancer test based on “a simple blood draw”? There’s no such thing

2/13/2017

Laryngeal cancer treatment: PR release is strong on context but skips limitations

12/29/2016

Release on lower dose radiation for HPV-positive head cancers leaves us hungry for more details

12/6/2016

Release on psilocybin for treating depression in cancer patients strong on financial disclosures and cautions

12/5/2016

Psilocybin for treating depression in cancer patients: Informative 5-star release from Johns Hopkins