Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: New Immunotherapy Combination Tolerable, Effective in Patients with Advanced Kidney Cancer

Combining an anti-angiogenesis agent, which blocks blood vessel formation, with an immunotherapy agent, was found to have promising anti-tumor activity and no unexpected side effects in an early-phase clinical trial in patients with advanced kidney cancer.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Unique Research Approach Finds FDA Approved Drug Shuts Down Ewing Sarcoma Cells in Lab

Based on a novel approach to drug discovery, researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center say an agent approved to treat a type of leukemia might also help young people with a much rarer and aggressive form of cancer, Ewing sarcoma.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Researchers Offer New Model for Uncovering True HIV Mortality Rates in Zambia

Newswise imageA new study that seeks to better ascertain HIV mortality rates in Zambia could provide a model for improved national and regional surveillance approaches, and ultimately, more effective HIV treatment strategies.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Soy, Cruciferous Vegetables Associated with Fewer Common Side Effects of ****** Cancer Treatment

Newswise imageConsuming soy foods (such as soy milk, tofu and edamame) and cruciferous vegetables (such as cabbages, kale, collard greens, bok choy, Brussels sprouts, and broccoli) may be associated with a reduction in common side effects of breast cancer treatment in breast cancer survivors, say a team of scientists.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Indoor Tanning Dependency Common in Young Women, Especially In Those With Depression

Newswise imageA survey of young, white women who have used indoor tanning at least once in the past year showed that more than one in five of them have signs of being addicted to the high dose of ultraviolet (UV) radiation from tanning beds. In addition, women with symptoms of depression were three times more likely to meet the criteria for having a tanning dependence.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Global Health Leader Mark Dybul Elected to National Academy of Medicine

Newswise imageThe National Academy of Medicine announced today the election of Mark Dybul, MD, professor of medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine, as one of its newest member. Dybul is faculty co-director of the Center for Global Health and Quality at Georgetown University Medical Center.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: NY State Medicaid Expansion Widened Racial Gap in Access to High-Quality Cancer Surgery

Newswise imageThe 2001 New York State Medicaid expansion — what is considered a precursor to the Affordable Care (ACA) — widened the racial disparity gap when it came to access to high-quality hospitals for cancer surgery, according to a new study from Georgetown University.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Tobacco Smokers Could Gain 86 Million Years of Life if they Switch to Vaping, Study Finds

Up to 6.6 million cigarette smokers will live substantially longer if cigarette smoking is replaced by vaping over a ten-year period, calculates a research team led by investigators from Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. In all, cigarette smokers who switch to e-cigarettes could live 86.7 million more years with policies that encourage cigarette smokers to switch completely to e-cigarettes.