Immune therapy drugs can transform lung cancer treatment, giving patients years of extra life, doctors reported Monday.
They found that pre-treating lung cancer patients with immune therapy drugs before they have surgery can help melt away the tumor and at the same time limit or even stop its spread.
And combinations of immunotherapy drugs have helped other lung cancer patients get off more toxic standard chemotherapy while also extending their lives.
The results are so… Continue
Added by John Robinson on April 17, 2018 at 7:47am —
By, Scott Thielman, PhD
Imagine you have age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in adults over the age of 65. What are your options? For current patients, the treatment options are extremely limited. … Continue
Added by Tanya Friedland on November 10, 2015 at 3:30pm —
A decade ago there was much hope and hype for gene therapy. Then came the death of Jesse Gelsinger , an 18 year old, as a result of uncontrolled infection from the viral vector used to insert the gene change. That led to a near total stop of gene therapy clinical trials and the development of multiple new regulations, especially multiple levels of extensive reviews.
Now some new developments are coming to fruition and there is some legitimate reason for enthusiasm that gene therapy… Continue
Added by Stephen C Schimpff on January 3, 2012 at 5:22pm —
This Thursday I am hosting the final call in the teleseries Conversations with the Masters of Healing… Continue
Added by Cynthia Shelby-Lane, MD on August 10, 2010 at 2:44pm —
Great conversation yesterday with Dr. Alicia Stanton regarding Hormone Harmony and how it’s intertwined with the foods you eat.…
Added by Cynthia Shelby-Lane, MD on July 23, 2010 at 3:20pm —
Conversations with the Masters of Healing
kicked of last week and Dr. Pamela W. Smith will be joining us to share some real life scenarios via case studies completed on hormone therapy.
Here’s a little background information on Dr. Pamela W. Smith:
Pamela Wartian Smith, M.D., MPH spent her first twenty years of practice as an emergency room physician with the Detroit Medical Center.… Continue
Added by Cynthia Shelby-Lane, MD on July 20, 2010 at 8:00am —
This year’s Personal Health Telesummit is titled, "Conversations with the Masters of Healing
.” This is by no means your usual seminar. It is a rare opportunity for you to listen, learn, change your life, and speak to the most incredible practitioners of healthcare and healing. Here is the link for Personal Health Telesummit’s schedule and speaker lineup:…
Added by Cynthia Shelby-Lane, MD on July 6, 2010 at 8:00am —
Conversations with the Masters of Healing
begins next month and we have Dr. Alicia Stanton joining the amazing speaker line-up. This is a FREE teleseries!
Here’s a little background information on Dr. Alicia Stanton:
Dr. Alicia Stanton is one of the country's leading experts on womens health and hormone therapy. Dr. Stanton practices anti-aging and integrative medicine at BodyLogicMD of… Continue
Added by Cynthia Shelby-Lane, MD on June 29, 2010 at 8:00am —
I’m thrilled to announce the kick off of my inaugural teleseminar intensive – Conversations with the Masters of Healing
– starting next month! I’ve wanted to organize this event for quite some time and I so look forward to sharing these amazing individuals with you.
"Conversations with the Masters of Healing" is a rare opportunity for you to listen, learn, change your life
, and speak to the most incredible practitioners of healthcare and healing.… Continue
Added by Cynthia Shelby-Lane, MD on June 25, 2010 at 2:50pm —
Physical therapy (physiotherapy in many English speaking countries) is a health care profession which provides services to individuals and populations to develop, maintain and restore maximum movement and functional ability throughout life. This includes providing services in circumstances where movement and function are threatened by aging, injury, disease or environmental factors.
Physical therapy is concerned with identifying and maximizing quality of life and movement potential… Continue
Added by tomcarry on August 7, 2009 at 10:30am —
Since our last update, the MedTechIQ community has grown by 50 members, now exceeding over 500 international medical technology experts. This is great. We are glad that the community is growing, and hope you find the network useful. That said, it is not about the numbers alone. We are endeavoring to build on the 3C's of "Content, Community & Collaboration". So, fill out your Member profiles, join the MedTechIQ specialty groups of your interest, and share your… Continue
Added by CC-Conrad Clyburn-MedForeSight on March 20, 2009 at 9:49pm —