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A chemist at Yale found a new way to take on cancer: By hijacking tiny cellular garbage trucks to seek and destroy malignant cells.
The Student Nurses Association (SNA) at the University of St. Francis (USF) in Joliet, Ill., holds a fundraiser each fall semester. This year, the group opted to keep their donation local, giving the ...
Billions of dollars have been made from cancer drugs that inhibit the ubiquitin-proteasome system, otherwise known as the cellular garbage dump. By turning off the cell’s garbage disposal system, th...
The Pink Glove Dance competition wants you to groove for breast cancer awareness
Some people walk for breast cancer. Others race. Since 2011, more than 250,000 dancers nationwide, including healthcare professionals, EMTs and firefighters, have danced while wearing pink exam gloves...
Date: Thursday, March 3, 2016 Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm EST US Duration: 90 Minutes - Online Price: $299 - Includes Bonus Handouts!
A drug that boosts activity in the brain’s “garbage disposal” system can decrease levels of toxic proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders and improve...
In addition to IBS Awareness Month, the month of April is also Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month, designated by legislation brought forth by Congressman Bill Posey (R-FL) and Congressman Rush Holt (D-...
Although the incidence of colorectal cancer in Malaysia is increasing, awareness of this cancer, including its symptoms, risk factors and screening methods, remains low among Malaysian populations. Th...
The article analyzes various aspects related to the meta-stereotype of 99 trash pickers who made their living from the garbage dumps in León (Nicaragua). This group is difficult to access, heavily st...
In spite of high mortality rates and prevalence, breast cancer awareness and screening is low among Turkish women. This study aimed to determine level of health literacy, mammogram awareness, and scre...
African-Americans consume a diet high in fat, salt and sugar; such dietary habits increase the risks of cancer and other chronic diseases. The objective of this study was to engage rural communities i...
Testicular cancer (TC) is a relatively curable malignancy that predominantly affects young males. Key decision makers discourage TC screening because of lack of evidence about the benefits of this pra...