HealthDay News: Cancer
Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says
THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday.
Zydelig Approved for Three Types of Blood Cancer
WEDNESDAY, July 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Zydelig (idelalisib) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat relapsed forms of blood cancer, including chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), follicular B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma (FL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL), the FDA said Wednesday in a news release.
Can Bike Riding Up Prostate Cancer Risk?
FRIDAY, July 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study fuels the
ongoing debate over the health risks of bicycle riding for men:
Researchers found that cyclists who bike more may face a higher
risk of prostate cancer, but not a greater chance of infertility or