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‘To come close to death… you become more aware of just how precious your time is’ – Brian Kennedy is now cancer-free

Brian Kennedy on Cutting Edge, RTE One Brian Kennedy working out Photo: Damien Eagers Brian Kennedy was diagnosed last year. Photo: Dave Meehan Brian Kennedy Brian Kennedy ‘To come close to death… you become more aware of just how precious your time is’ – Brian Kennedy is now cancer-free Independent.ie Brian Kennedy was well aware… Read More »

Data demonstrate efficacy of more flexible dose of regorafenib to relieve side-effects in mCRC patients

Medical oncologists administer anticancer drug regorafenib to try to improve overall survival in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer who have ceased to respond to standard therapy (known as refractory mCRC). However, some of the adverse events related to the use of this drug often limits its use in clinical practice. A study reported at the… Read More »

Children conceived in winter months ‘are more likely to have autism’

Pregnant women who don’t get enough sunshine ‘are more likely to have children with dyslexia, autism or ADHD’, major study suggests 21% of children conceived in February, March and April had a learning disability In contrast, the figure was just 16.5% for youngsters conceived in June and July The findings come from more than 400,000… Read More »