Cancer immunotherapy is on everyone´s lips. We are also very excited about the new advances in immunotherapy and believe it to be the future of cancer medicine. We have been posting a lot on new immunotherapeutic cancer treatments, such as checkpoint inhibitors, but the question remains: Who will benefit most likely from this type of […]Read More Cancer immunotherapy
About a year ago we posted Matt´s story, a young gentleman with a rare type of sarcoma, who travelled with his mother Jennifer all the way from Australia to us! Back then he said ” Everything was laid out before me, and I was offered a targeted approach, something which had not been offered to […]Read More A young gentleman who travelled from Australia to us
..and since diet can be boring, here some interesting research on cocoa! Have a good day, your Hallwang team! Quelle: Preventive Effects of Cocoa and Cocoa Antioxidants in Colon CancerRead More Preventive Effects of Cocoa and Cocoa Antioxidants in Colon Cancer
Nutrition and lifestyle plays an important role in cancer development. The new year brings new resolutions. Here some news to motivate: The ACS Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines for Cancer Survivors include: 1) healthy body weight; 2) physical activity; and 3) a diet high in vegetables, fruits, and whole grains. It is not known whether […]Read More Meeting Library | American Cancer Society (ACS) Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines after colon cancer diagnosis and disease-free (DFS), recurrence-free (RFS), and overall survival (OS) in CALGB 89803 (Alliance).
Clinical trials are ongoing studying checkpoint inhibitor pembrolizumab as first-line therapy for metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer: ” In the Phase III KEYNOTE-024 study, pembrolizumab monotherapy significantly improved progression-free survival (primary end point) and overall survival, and was associated with fewer adverse events compared with platinum-based chemotherapy in patients with NSCLC with PD-L1 expression on […]Read More Pembrolizumab as first-line therapy for metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer | Immunotherapy
After being diagnosed with an aggressive form of ovarian cancer whilst carrying her first child, Gemma Nuttall underwent months of agonising chemotherapy only for the cancer to return in the form of brain cancer.Read More Kate Winslet Saved My Life | This Morning – YouTube
After refusing life-saving drugs that would have meant terminating her pregnancy, Gemma Nuttall was given six-to-12 months to live – but then help came from Hollywood Quelle: Kate Winslet surprises ‘miracle’ cancer mum on This Morning after saving her life with Titanic fundraiser – Mirror OnlineRead More Kate Winslet surprises ‘miracle’ cancer mum on This Morning after saving her life with Titanic fundraiser – Mirror Online