Cancer patients could see if chemotherapy is working in real-time

Cancer patients could soon be able to find if their chemotherapy is working and follow the disease in real time as it is cleared from their body, scientists believe. A new technique can assess the effectiveness of cancer treatment just eight hours after the first drugs have been taken. Currently cancer patients face an anxious wait to [...]

Exercising during cancer: ‘Stop telling patients to slow down’ charity says

Source: Independent  Source: Independent   Over 331,000 people are diagnosed with cancer in the UK each year Telling cancer patients to “take it easy” may cause them to miss out on the benefits of exercise, a charity has warned. By advising those diagnosed with the disease to stop being active, family and friends  - [...]